Kim Farmer joins East Perth Board

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 4:00 PM - by Katie de Haer

Graham ‘Polly’ Farmer’s legacy at East Perth will live on with the appointment of Kim Farmer, the daughter of the WAFL and VFL great, as a Director on the club's Board.

Ms Farmer, who is a Noongar woman, brings a wealth of experience to the role, having worked in a number of industries, including law (as a Barrister and Solicitor for the Aboriginal Legal Read More [+]

Results: Round 4

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 11:03 AM

East Perth’s League side suffered a 32-point loss at the hands of West Perth in the Perth Derby at Provident Financial Oval on Saturday.

The result means the Royals now sit two wins outside of the top four, with one win and two losses for the season.

Despite a goalless first term, East Perth came within 16-points at the Read More [+]

TEAM: Two changes for clash with Falcons

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 7:18 PM

East Perth has been forced two changes to its side that will take on West Perth in the Perth Derby at Provident Financial Oval tomorrow.

Defenders Corey Watts and Jamie Rudrum are unavailable for selection due to injury. Watts dislocated his finger in the first quarter of the Royals’ win over East Fremantle last weekend, while Rudrum suffered a concussion. Both players are expected to Read More [+]

Girls footy leading the way

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 9:35 AM

The Morley Bulldogs Junior Football Club was responsible for a fantastic game day initiative over the weekend by creating a ‘Spirit of Football’ award for their Year 7/8 Girls opposition side, the Coolbinia Bombers Junior Football Club.

As part of the award, the Morley Year 7/8 Girls Team signed a leather football and presented it to the opposition team's player that showed the Read More [+]

Kerr to notch 100 game milestone against Falcons

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 7:00 PM - by Katie de Haer

Rohan Kerr will celebrate his 100th WAFL match on Saturday, fittingly against West Perth, the team with which he won a premiership. 

East Perth supporters will recall Kerr’s five-goal haul for West Perth on a wet Grand Final day in 2013. Kerr spent four seasons with the Falcons between 2013-2016, but due to work commitments, he stepped Read More [+]

Another chapter to be written in Perth Derby rivalry

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 12:06 PM - by Katie de Haer

Another chapter in one of the WAFL's biggest rivalries will be written on Saturday when East Perth takes on West Perth at Provident Financial Oval in Joondalup.

Of the 348 Perth Derby encounters since 1906, East Perth has had the better of its closest rival on 174 occasions (with six draws), and vice-captain Jackson Ramsay is confident that the game will live up to Read More [+]

Results: Round 3

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:35 PM

It was almost a case of déjà vu on Saturday as East Perth’s league side started slowly against East Fremantle.

The Sharks kicked the first three goals of the game before the home side steadied to produce a convincing 43-point, 15.9 (99) to 8.8 (56), victory.

The Royals kicked 11 goals to four in the second Read More [+]

TEAM: Three changes for clash with Sharks

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 5:00 PM

League coach Jeremy Barnard has made three changes to his side that will take on East Fremantle in the Royals' first home game of the season at Leederville Oval tomorrow. 

Former Brisbane Lions utility Nick Robertson will play his first official game for East Perth after serving a one match sanction for striking South Fremantle’s Haiden Schloithe in a pre-season match. Read More [+]

Lynch and midfield mix building chemistry

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 6:35 PM - by Katie de Haer

The significance of the occasion wasn’t lost on East Perth recruit Aidan Lynch when he was presented with his playing jumper last Saturday by Royals legend Craig Wulff.

Lynch arrived at East Perth at the end of 2019, after nine seasons with West Perth.

"I was a little bit nervous because the only other times I had spoken to or seen Wulffy was Read More [+]

Reserves notch first win of season

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 10:37 AM

Aaron Ballantyne’s first foray as Head Coach of the Reserves ended with a win on Saturday, as his side produced a dominant display over Perth.

The Royals led at every change to secure the 9.8 (62) to 4.7 (31) victory.

“The way we moved the footy was a lot better. We were pretty happy with that and Read More [+]