Month: November 2022

Vale Roy Stedman

Vale Roy Stedman 1967 Roy Stedman, Koe Ewe Teik, Ernie Topelberg (feature Image)

The Football Hall of Fame WA is sad to hear of the passing of one of Western Australia’s finest referees, Roy Stedman. The State’s second FIFA badge holder, Roy passed away on Sunday 20th November at the age of 97. Born in Hove, England, Roy visited Fremantle on several occasions while serving with Britain’s Royal […]

Remembering Perry Lakes Stadium

Remembering Perry Lakes Stadium 1962 Perry Lakes Stadium

More than 800 athletes representing 35 nations came together 60 years ago this week to compete at the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games. Perry Lakes Stadium was the Games’ centrepiece, a purpose-built venue in Floreat featuring a 5,000 seat grandstand and open air perimeter seating for a further 25,000 spectators. On November 22, 1962, […]

2022 AGM Update

2022 AGM Update Football Hall of Fame WA logo

The 2022 Annual General Meeting of the Football Hall of Fame WA was held on Thursday 20 September. President Elizabeth Re was re-elected, as were Paul McVittie (Treasurer) and Penelope Hoath (Secretary). Brett Klucznik, Vince Matassa and Simon Hicks continued as board members, while Alf Debono stepped down. President Elizabeth Re spoke of the challenges […]

Collette Gardiner Among Six Inductees into Football Australia Hall of Fame

Collette Gardiner Among Six Inductees into Football Australia Hall of Fame 2007 Collete Mccallum Celebrates Scoring For Australia Vs Canada

Matildas great Collette Gardiner (nee McCallum) has been recognised for her standout contribution to Australian football as one of six inductees into Football Australia’s Hall of Fame. Gardiner was a Matildas midfield mainstay for 11 years and is regarded as one of Australia’s finest footballers of all-time. Gardiner was inducted prior to the Matilda’s 4-0 […]