Month: October 2021

Visit the Hall of Fame at Claremont Showgrounds

Visit the Hall of Fame at Claremont Showgrounds 3 In One market November 2021

The Football Hall of Fame WA has curated a selection of Western Australian football memorabilia for display at the upcoming 3 In One Market. If you plan to visit Claremont Showgrounds on Saturday 13th or Sunday 14th November please drop by our stall, say hello and stay for a chat with the Executive Committee members. […]

25 Years of the Hall of Fame, Part Seven

25 Years of the Hall of Fame, Part Seven 2016 Football Hall of Fame WA Committee

2021 marks the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Football Hall of Fame Western Australia. In celebration of this milestone, we dig back into the archives to recognise the people and events that have shaped and influenced the Hall of Fame. Today we consider the period spanning the 2016 induction ceremony through to the […]

True Glory Days: the Perth Glory Story 2001-2004

True Glory Days: the Perth Glory Story 2001-2004 Scott Miller and Bobby Despotovski

It is 25 years since Perth Glory took the national football league by storm. Here’s part four of our tribute to the club that changed football in Western Australia and the Australia. It might have seemed a hard act to follow when the youthful Jean-Michel ‘Mich’ d’Avray succeeded the ultra-experienced Bernd Stange, who had led […]

Superstars of Yesteryear: Eddie Lennie

Superstars of Yesteryear: Eddie Lennie Eddie Lennie

Glasgow-born Eddie Lennie is one of Australia’s most decorated match officials with referee appointments at both Olympic Games and World Cup Finals tournaments. Born on 5 October 1959, Eddie figures amongst the nations all-time greats with three Australian Referee of the Year accolades from a 195-game national league career spanning eleven years. On the international […]