Football Department update

Friday, November 6, 2020 - 9:21 AM

East Perth Football Operations Manager Warren Parker has given an update on where the club is at ahead of pre-season.

A number of players have re-signed for 2021 over the past couple of weeks – how important is it to see players recommitting to the club?

WP: It’s extremely important. Since coming out of the alignment Read More [+]

Ramsay back-to-back FD Book Medallist

Saturday, October 10, 2020 - 9:00 AM

Jackson Ramsay has etched his name in East Perth history, claiming his second consecutive FD Book Medal as the club’s fairest and best player.

Ramsay is the first player to go back-to-back since Rod Wheatley in 2000 and 2001.

The 25-year-old finished the count with 28 votes, ahead of runners-up Rohan Kerr and Angus Scott (20 votes) and third placed Read More [+]

East Perth claim Reserves Premiership

Monday, October 5, 2020 - 8:52 AM - by Chris Pike via

East Perth has backed up its dominant WAFL Reserves season by putting together an impressive Grand Final performance on Sunday to beat Claremont by 29 points at Fremantle Community Bank Oval.

East Perth ended the home and away season on top of the ladder in the reserves before winning straight through to the Grand Final with a 26-point win over Subiaco in the second semi-final.

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TEAM: Reserves Grand Final

Saturday, October 3, 2020 - 5:00 PM

One change has been made to East Perth’s line-up ahead of tomorrow’s WAFL Reserves Grand Final against Claremont.

Daniel Rowe has been named to replace Callum Hart who suffered a hamstring injury in the second semi-final win over Subiaco.

It has been 37 years since the Royals’ last Reserves premiership in 1983. Finishing the 2020 home and away season 7-0, East Perth will Read More [+]

Ballantyne: Embrace the moment

Friday, October 2, 2020 - 9:16 AM - by Katie de Haer

Head Coach Aaron Ballantyne’s message to his players this week ahead of the Reserves Grand Final is simple: embrace the moment.

“We’ve tried to keep things as normal as possible for them," Ballantyne said.

"There have been a few players who played in the Grand Final a couple of years ago who spoke about their experiences and how they approached Read More [+]

Ameduri sets sights on Sunday

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 6:47 PM - by Katie de Haer

Julian Ameduri knows East Perth will need to produce nothing less than their best as the side prepares to face Claremont on Sunday in what will be the Reserves third grand final appearance in just five seasons.

It’s been 37 long years since the Royals’ last Reserves premiership in 1983. Finishing the 2020 home and away season 7-0, East Perth secured a grand Read More [+]

Reserves through to Grand Final

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 10:06 AM

East Perth have booked a spot in the 2020 WAFL Reserves Grand Final after defeating Subiaco by 26-points at Provident Financial Oval on Sunday.

The Royals led at every change to secure the 9.9 (63) to 6.1 (37) victory in blustery conditions at Joondalup.

Forwards Mitchell Dobson and Ben McGuire kicked four majors each while young tall Sebit Kuek kicked Read More [+]

TEAM: Reserves second semi-final

Saturday, September 19, 2020 - 6:27 PM
The East Perth team that will face off against Subiaco in the Reserves second semi-final tomorrow at Provident Financial Oval has been named.
A win against the Lions will secure a place in the 2020 WAFL Reserves Grand Final.
Players are eligible to qualify for Reserves finals provided they have played a minimum of two Reserves matches during the home and away season.
18 of the Read More [+]

Reserves focused on challenge ahead

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:14 PM - by Katie de Haer

One week at a time. 

It's one of the game's favourite clichés, but the sentiment rings true for East Perth’s Reserves Coach, Aaron Ballantyne.

Ballantyne knows his group can ill afford to look too far ahead as they approach Sunday’s second semi-final clash with Subiaco. A win will secure a Read More [+]

McGinnity calls time on WAFL career

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 8:51 AM

Captain Patrick McGinnity has called time on his WAFL career.

The 31-year-old walked off Leederville Oval to a standing ovation from the East Perth faithful on Saturday after recording a 71-point victory over Peel Thunder.

It was a tense wait post-game for McGinnity and his teammates as they waited on the results of the Perth-South Fremantle clash that would determine Read More [+]