Be A Part Of History

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 10:36 AM

EAST PERTH will celebrate its return to a ‘Traditional’ club, by wearing a one-off jumper with the names of our members printed on it for our first home match at Leederville Oval of 2019.

For the first time in the club’s history, members have the opportunity to have their name printed on the actual playing guernsey for just $30.

This offer is open to everyone who signs up as a member for 2019 before the Read More [+]

WAFL assessing AFL rule changes

Friday, October 19, 2018 - 11:50 AM

Historically, rule changes implemented by the AFL have been adopted in the WAFL competition following a period of review and assessment.

In line with this approach, the West Australian Football Commission’s Football Affairs Committee will review the rule changes announced by the AFL and assess how these may be applied to the WAFL competition as early as 2019.

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WAFL top draft prospects star in State Combine

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 3:26 PM

2018 Subiaco Colts Premiership player Wil Hickmott and Next Generation Academy player Jason Carter were among the players to impress at this year’s NAB AFL State Draft Combine on Sunday, October 14.

Hickmott recorded top results in the 20 metre Sprint,  Agility test and Yo-Yo test, while Carter finished on top in the Vertical Jump and Running Vertical Jump and also impressed in the 20m Sprint.

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Players gear up for AFL State Combine

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 2:47 PM

Twenty-one WAFL players will undergo testing at the 2018 AFL State Draft Combine this Sunday.

The WA invites include 11 WA State Academy players including Regan Spooner, Ethan Hansen and Luke Moore who were all standouts in the 2018 NAB AFL National 18s Championship Series earlier this year.

Congratulations to East Perth's own Louis Miller who will undergo body composition testing and then take part in speed, agility, power and endurance tests.

Following the tests, players will then speak with AFL Club representatives.

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Partnership Officially Ends

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 11:12 AM

The partnership between East Perth and the West Coast Eagles officially ended last night when the WAFL Council of Presidents voted in favour of West Coast having a standalone team in the WAFL League competition from 2019.

The West Coast Eagles will become the 10th team in the WAFL competition, with a fixture to be formulated so that all teams play each other twice whilst still retaining byes and marquee rounds throughout the season.

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Media Statement - Appointment of Senior Coach

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 9:03 AM
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Barnard Back In The Blue and Black

East Perth Football Club has been preparing for its return to a standalone club since deciding earlier this year to finalise Read More [+]

Simply Energy Talent Carnival results

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 8:56 AM

Emerging young footballers were recently put to the test in the 2018 Simply Energy WA Football League Talent Carnival.

The carnival, conducted between the nine WAFL Clubs, saw under 14s and 15s compete in three rounds.

The carnival helps introduce players to the talent pathway and emphasises the fundamentals of the game in a competitive match-day environment.

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AFL Draft Combine results

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 9:54 AM

West Australian players showcased their talent at the NAB AFL Draft Combine at Etihad Stadium this week.

Perth's Luke English impressed in the Yo-Yo test, finishing equal second with Geelong Falcons' Sam Walsh on level 22-1.

English ranked fifth in the two-kilometre time trial clocking 6mins 11secs, Claremont's Jordan Clark not far behind on 6mins 14secs.

Listed below is the Top 10 results for all tests and seperate results for each WA player.

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FD Book Medal Night 2018

Friday, October 5, 2018 - 11:17 AM

For the third time in the club’s history and the second time in two years, the FD Book Medal has finished in a three-way tie. Patrick McGinnity, Luke Partington and Matthew Allen tied on 30 votes ahead of 4th placed Brayden Ainsworth on 29 votes.

Co-Captain McGinnity found fitness and form at the back end of the year finishing strongly in the final rounds. The skipper showed his versatility throughout the year by being able Read More [+]

2018 WAFL Life Members honoured

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 3:40 PM

FIVE long-serving West Australian Football League identities were recently honoured with WAFL Life Membership at the 2018 Sandover Medal count.

Each of the new WAFL Life Members was nominated by their peers in recognition of their achievements and commitment to WA’s premier State League competition.

West Australian Football Commission Chairman Murray McHenry congratulated all of the new Life Members on receiving the honour and said they were highly deserving of the recognition.

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