Geelong Past Players & Officials Club Inc. News

Geelong Past Players 2016 Golf Day – Barwon Heads

December 15, 2016  |  Other The 2016 Geelong Past Players golf day was held on Friday 4th November, once again at the fabulous Barwon Heads golf club. Around 44 players teed off in windy but dry conditions. All in attendance enjoyed lunch & refreshments in the club house, and were entertained by guest speaker / journalist John Harms, a self...
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Geelong Past Players & Officials 2016 End of Year Dinner

December 6, 2016  |  Other The 2016 season has been another successful one for both the Geelong Football Club and the Geelong Past Players and Officials. On Wednesday November 16th, all Committee members, our major sponsors and a number of key association volunteer supporters gathered at the Lord of the Isles Hotel for an end of year dinner to celebrate...
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Geelong Past Players and Officials’ half-time refreshments

September 16, 2016  |  Other The 2016 season has been another successful one for both the Geelong Football Club and the Geelong Past Players and Officials. One of the highlights for the past players has been match day half-time refreshments where members and guests have been able to reflect on the day’s on-field action and also their own past glories....
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Geelong Past Players’ Christmas get-together, 2015

November 28, 2015  |  Past Events A group of 110 past players, partners and guests held a get together on Friday, November 27, 2015, in the clubrooms. Warren Jackman, a local magician, held the gathering spellbound with his hand-is-quicker-than-the-eye-tricks. Warren used Andrew Bews, Bruce Nankervis and Rob Threlfall as part of his act. Great concern was shown by Rob when he lost...
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Geelong team claims shield

November 16, 2015  |  Past Events Geelong Past Players entered two teams in the Combined Past Players Annual Bowls Day held at Altona Bowls Club and enjoyed shield success. Although not winning first place (that went to a combined Footscray Football Club and Altona Bowls Club team which was not eligible to win the Ken McKaig Shield), Geelong represented by Russell Middlemiss,...
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Golf day was a big hit

October 24, 2015  |  Other A field of 70 golfers hit off on the annual golf day at Barwon Heads Golf Links. After submitting their handicap all were presented with a golf towel. Winning team on a countback (best back 9) was Ron Tenabel, Richard Perry, Peter Van Den Bosh and Graeme Swinton. Second place team was Damien Christensen, Ron...
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Geelong reserves’ 40-year premiership reunion

October 6, 2015  |  Other On Saturday August 1st the 40-year reunion of the Geelong Football Club (then the VFL) 1975 Reserve Grade Premiership Team was held. The match details were: GEELONG 3.4 10.5 14.10 16.18 (114) RICHMOND 2.5  7.7   8.11  11.17 (83) BEST – Geelong: Cassidy, Sarah, Hampshire, Barkley, Newland. Richmond: Walsh, Carter, Stonehouse, Jenkinson, Betts. GOALS – Geelong: Sarah 3,...
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