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Where are they now? – Bill Pryde

            My next ‘Where are they Now’ has been a football fanatic ever since he could walk. Having been brought up in a football environment, where his ...

Vale Peter Sheales

  History turns on the smallest detail.  In the final quarter of the 1971 VFL Grand Final Hawthorn’s Peter Hudson was sitting on a total of 150 goals for the season, one away from the record...

Walter Hopkins turns 100

The AFLUA’s oldest member Walter Charles Hopkins OAM has reached a remarkable 100 years of age. ‘Wally’ was born on 15th May 1924 in Seddon. At that time Europe was still recovering from the cataclysmic uphe...

Where are they now? – Graham Brewer

It must be hard following your parent into the same sporting field, burdened with the expectation to equal, if not better, your parent’s achievements. My next ‘Where are they Now’, Graham Eric Brewer, is just t...

David Flegg AM – A Legend

“The term ‘legend’ is widely misused nowadays.  But, ‘legend’ is such an apt description for our latest Legend, David Flegg AM.” So said goal umpiring stalwart Leigh Keen (heritage #179), who was befitt...