AFC 1891 premiership team
Ararat Football Club 1891 (Red and White stripes)
Back: J Murray, William Fleming, A Blackie, P Egan, H McGibbony, Tom Martin (Captain), L Taylor,
Austie ‘Foggie’ Miller (Vice Captain), Bill Battye, Charles ‘Butter’ Laundry, R Neale, A Basham,
T Langenbacher, R Hewitt
Front: P Donoghue, H Baxter, Tom Ford, S D’Arcy, T Dimelow, H Skewes (umpire)
Ararat Football Club 1898
Ararat Football Club 1898
On steps: (?), (?), Pop Lyon Back: Donald ‘Brickie’ Graham, Austin ‘Whelan’ Carroll, Tom Gibson, (?),
‘Jacko’ Neylan, (?), (?), Ted ‘Legs’ Carroll
Centre: (?), (?), (?), (?), Paddy Carroll, Frank ‘Tom’ Carroll, (?)
Front: (?), (?), (?)
Ararat Football Club 1903 Premiers
Ararat Football Club 1903
Wimmera District Football Association Premiers
Officials left: Dick Hambling, H Linaker, Pop Lyon, Bill ‘Boots’ Burns, Jim Bates
Officials right: Tom Gibson, Ted McGibbony, W Collum, Arthur ‘Joe’ Gibson, W Timmins
Back: Ern Wilkinson, George Nichol, Harry ‘Duxie’ Gibson, ‘Snowy’ Edwards, ‘Wattie’ Murphy,
John ‘Barney’ Carroll
Centre: ‘Maydew’ Taylor, John Larkens, George Grano (President), Paddy Carroll (Captain-in-charge),
Jack Nicholson, Joe ‘Rangi’ Bryant, Frank ‘Tom’ Carroll, Austin ‘Whelan’ Carroll
Front: Kevin ‘Mick’ Carroll, William Beveridge, McKinnon (umpire), ‘Jacko’ Neylan, Alex McGibbony,
Tom Ward
Ararat Football CLub 1904-05 Premiers
Ararat Football Club 1904 & 1905
Wimmera District Football Association Premiers
Back: Pop Lyon, Jim Bates, H Linaker, Ted McGibbony, D ‘Bert’ McLean, George Nichol, Bill ‘Boots’ Burns, Austin ‘Whelan’ Carroll, Harry ‘Duxie’ Gibson, Donald ‘Brickie’ Graham, ‘Jacko’ Neylan,
John ‘Barney’ Carroll, Tom Gibson, (?)
Centre: (?), Dick Hambling, Ernie ‘Jockey’ Gale, Arthur ‘Pud’ Grano, Louis ‘Paddy’ Graham,
Frank ‘Tom’ Carroll, Paddy Carroll (Captain-in-charge), Joe ‘Rangi’ Bryant, Harold ‘Finnigan’ Burn, William Tolman, Collum
Front: Kevin ‘Mick’ Carroll, John Graham, Tom Ward
Ararat Football Club 1908
Ararat Football Club 1908 Wimmera District Football Association Premiers
Back: (?), Walter Claringbold (Secretary), (player), Jas Start, Jack Hewitt, (?), Harry ‘Duxie’ Gibson, (?), (?),
Austin ‘Whelan’ Carroll (Captain in charge), Tom Wild (President), Bill Toole, Ted ‘Legs’ Carroll, (?), (player), D ‘Bert’ McLean, Fred Williams
Centre: (?), (player), Arthur ‘Pud’ Grano, Bert ‘Darkie’ Edmondstone (died WW1), Albert ‘Boliver’ Chinnock,
(player), Tom ‘Sprocket’ Sproule, Ernie ‘Jockey’ Gale, Kevin ‘Mick’ Carroll, (?)
Front: Bill ‘Curly’ McKay, (player), John ‘Ginger’ Chinnock, (Trainer)
Unknown players – Wally Bartlett, Albert Burn, Crowthers, Don Mcbeth, John Reen, William Isbel
AFC 1910 premiership team
Ararat Football Club 1910
Stood out of Wimmera District Football for the year.
Won Fitzgerald trophy against Willaura and Pennant competition against Stawell
4th row: George Hansford (sec), Bob Clarke, Jack Nicholson, Jack Hewitt, Dan Toohey, Eugene ‘Darkie’ Farish, Ted ‘Legs’ Carroll, (?)
3rd row: (?), Ned Corbett, Walter Claringbold, Bill Brady, Stan Jones, Ernie ‘Jockey’ Gale (Vice-Captain),
Ted Willan, Bill Toole, Alex Horne, (?)
2nd row: Kevin ‘Mick’ Carroll, John ‘Dick’ McDonald, Joe ‘Rangi’ Bryant (Best All-round player), Austin ‘Whelan’ Carroll (Captain-in-charge), Tom Wild (President), Tom ‘Sprocket’ Sproule,
Bert ‘Darkie’ Edmondstone (Killed WW1)
1st row: Jack Richardson, John ‘Ginger’ Chinnock, Fred Williams, Ern Wilkinson and son
(Photo taken in front of grandstand at the Recreation Reserve, Ararat)
AFC 1911 premiership team
Ararat Football Club 1911 Wimmera District Football Association Premiers
Back: (?), Ernie ‘Jockey’ Gale, Philip Oates, Bill ‘Rangi’ Bryant, Jack Blackman, Stan Jones, Bill ‘Curly’ McKay,
Ted Willan, Harry Toole
Centre: Fred Williams (President), Ted ‘Legs’ Carroll (Best All-round player), Ted Brown,
Austin ‘Whelan’ Carroll (Captain-in-charge), Bill Toole, Kevin ‘Mick’ Carroll, Edwin ‘Rally’ Bonner,
Bertram ‘Darkie’ Edmondstone (Killed WW1), (?)
Front: Tom ‘Sprocket’ Sproule, (?), Jack Brown, Jack Richardson, William Harvey (Killed WW1)
AFC 1911 premiership team
Ararat Football Club 1911
Wimmera District Football Association Premiership team defeated Horsham at Stawell
Back: (?), Ernie ‘Jockey’ Gale, Philip Oates, Bill ‘Rangi’ Bryant, Jack Blackman, Stan Jones, Bill ‘Curly’ McKay,
Ted Willan, Harry Toole
Centre: (?), Fred Williams (Pres), Ted ‘Legs’ Carroll, Ted Brown, Austin ‘Whelan’ Carroll (Capt), Bill Toole,
Kevin ‘Mick’ Carroll, Edwin ‘Rally’ Bonner, Bertram ‘Darkie’ Edmondstone (killed WW1), (?)
Front: Tom ‘Sprocket’ Sproule, (?), Jack Brown, Jack Richardson, William Harvey (killed WW1)
Ararat Football Club 1912 Premiers
Ararat Football Club – 1912
Wimmera District Football Association Premiers
4th row: George Hansford (Secretary), Kevin ‘Mick’ Carroll, Ernie ‘Jockey’ Gale, (?), (?), Ted Brown, Ted Willan, (?)
3rd row: Bill Brady, Ern Toole, Austin ‘Whelan’ Carroll (Captain-in-charge), Bill Toole, (?), (?), Jack Brown, (?) 2nd row: (?), (?), Bill ‘Curly’ McKay, Jas Start (President), Bert ‘Darkie’ Edmondstone, Jack Blackman, (?), children?
1st row: Tom ‘Sprocket’ Sproule, mascot?, Jack Richardson
1914 AFC premiership team
Ararat Football Club 1914
Wimmera District Football League Premiers Ararat 12.12 (84) defeated Horsham 8.8 (56) at Stawell
Back: ?, ?, Jack Richardson, Frank Cronin, Jack Jordan (Killed WW1), Sid Timmins, Ned Corbett,
Kevin ‘Mick’ Carroll, Lloyd Gillies, Bill ‘Curly’ McKay, ?, Walter Claringbold (President)
Centre: ?, Stephen Murphy, Ray Mitchell, Joe ‘Rangi’ Bryant, Austin ‘Whelan’ Carroll (Captain in charge),
Bert Edmondstone (Killed WW1), Alex Morris, Bill Toole
Front: Bill ‘Rangi’ Powell, Ted Brown, Jack Blackman, Edward Lovett, Tom ‘Sprocket’ Sproule
Ararat Football Club 1914 Premiers
Ararat Football Club – 1914 Wimmera District Football League Premiers
Back: George Hansford, T Branfield, Harry Toole, Ern Toole, Ted Willan, Sid Timmins, (?), Frank Cronin, (?), Bert ‘Darkie’ Edmondstone (Died WW1), Lloyd Gillies, Ken McCubbin
Centre: Henry Moss, Edward Lovett, (?), Joe ‘Rangi’ Bryant, Austin ‘Whelan’ Carroll (Captain-in-charge),
Jack Blackman, Kevin ‘Mick’ Carroll, Bill Toole
Front: Dick Blackie, Tom ‘Sprocket’ Sproule, Alex Morris, Bill ‘Rangi’ Powell
AFC 1923 premiers
Ararat Football Club 1923
Wimmera District Football League (Red jumper with white stripe across chest)
Back: Jack Heenan, Irvine ‘Rangi’ Gardiner, Tom Creenaune, Chris ‘Chino’ Gardiner, Ern Toole, Sid Timmins,
George Sing, Jim Bonner
Centre: Bert Toole, Bill ‘Curly’ McKay, Bill Toole, Fred ‘Mick’ Johnson (Coach-Captain), Tom Walsh,
Ivan Rosengreen, Alex Riley
Front: Bill Homburg, Jack Martin, Hugh McKinnis
Ararat Football Clyb 1924
Ararat Football Club – 1924
First year in the Ballarat Football League – photo taken against Maryborough
Back: ?, Tom Walsh, C Stone, Jim Harriott, Bill Toole, Irvine ‘Rangi’ Gardiner, Jim Bonner, Mark Bulte
Centre: Chris ‘Chino’ Gardiner, George Taylor (Captain-Coach), Bob Granland, Jack Heenan, Bill Twomey* Front: Jack Martin, Alex Riley, ?, Hugh McKinnis, ?
Unknown players no order O’Brien, Cooper*, Les Oram* (* = Stawell players)
AFC 1926 premiers
Ararat Football Club 1926
Ballarat Football League (Black and White stripes)
Back: Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Trainer), Henry Thomson, Bert Rea, Jack Antonio, Andy Donnelly (Captain-Coach), George Sing, Edmund Joyce, Matthew Joyce, Fred Anderson Centre: ?, ?, ?, Jack Martin, ?
Front: ?, Stan Calaby, ?, ?, Jack Heenan Unknown players – Hugh Moran, Ellis, AE Wilkinson, H Webb, Charles Sertori, Percy ‘Ike’ Richards, Jack O’Connell
AFC 1928 premiers
Ararat Football Club 1928
Last year in Ballarat Football League (Black and White stripes)
Back: Dick Byrne, Arthur Hargreaves, Jack Peters, Eric Lewin, Fred Anderson, Alex ‘Chooky’ Fowler,
Andy Donnelly (Captain-Coach), Edmund Joyce, Henry Thomson, Jack Antonio, Eugene Sullivan
Front: Phil Sullivan, Sid Hall, Jack Martin, Bert Rea, Alick Riley, Ted McVeigh, Clarence ‘Terry’ Oehm
AFC 1930 premiers
Ararat Football Club 1930
Wimmera District Football League (stood out of football in 1929 after leaving Ballarat Football League
Andy Donnelly (coach) (Black jumper with white AFC monogram)
Back: Arthur Hargreaves, Jack Claringbold, Ivor Anwyl, Fred Anderson, Phil Sullivan, Jack Heenan,
Ron Eckhardt, Tom Lewis
Centre: Jack Sneddon, Jim Williamson, Alex ‘Chooky’ Fowler (Vice-Captain), Ted Shiels (Captain),
Edmund Joyce, Bert Rea, Jack Brien
Front: Bob Bell, Alick Wills, Ernest Verdon, Edgar Warren
AFC 1931 premiers
Ararat Football Club 1931
Wimmera District Football League – Runner-up to Stawell (Black jumper with white AFC monogram)
Back: Ron Eckhardt, Jack Claringbold, Arthur Hargreaves (Vice-Captain), Phil Sullivan, Jim Williamson,
Ted Shiels, Bert Rea
Centre: Jack Sneddon, Jack Delacca, Edmund Joyce, Bill Twomey (Captain-Coach), Les Lockland, Jack Wood, Jack Heenan
Front: Jim Block, Alex Wills, Ernest Verdon, Clarence ‘Terry’ Oehm, Bob Bell
AFC 1932 premiers
Ararat Football Club 1932
Wimmera District Football League – Runner-up to Horsham
Back: Arthur Perkins, Jack Claringbold, Harold Anderson, Roy Scown, Rich King, Jock Byrne,
Charlie Hamilton, Ted Shiels
Centre: William Stanley, Alex ‘Chooky’ Fowler, Bill Twomey (Captain-Coach), Edmund Joyce, Ron Eckhardt, Jack Heenan, Jack Antonio
Front: Bert Rea, Alick Wills, Ernest Verdon, Roy Copley, Bob Bell
AFC 1933 premiers
Ararat Football Club 1933
Wimmera District Football League – Runner-up to Stawell (Black jumper with white AFC monogram)
Back: Ted Shiels, Alex ‘Chooky’ Fowler, Jack Claringbold, Harold Anderson (Captain-Coach),
William Turnbull, Charlie Hamilton (Vice-Captain), Jock Byrne, Russell ‘Ruck’ O’Neill
Centre: Arthur Perkins, Keith Davidson, Bert Rea, Roy Copley, Merv Candy, Mel Timms
Front: Bill Allgood, Ernest Verdon, Jim Block, Alick Wills, Dan Kennedy
AFC 1934 premiers
Ararat Football Club 1934
Ballarat-Wimmera Football Leagues (1934-36) (Black jumper with white AFC monogram)
Back: Russell ‘Ruck’ O’Neill, Mel Timms, Roy Copley, Bert Shiels, Gordon Davis, Charlie Hamilton, Jock Byrne, Jack McCubbin
Centre: Edwin Harrower, Bill Allgood, Jim Block, Ted Bourke (Captain-Coach), Ted Shiels (Vice-Captain),
Jack Condon, Eric Feltscheer
Front: Jack Moysey, Alick Wills, Merv Candy, Dan Kennedy
AFC 1937 premiers
Ararat Football Club -937
First year of Wimmera Football League (Black jumper with white AFC monogram) Versus Murtoa
Vin Broderick (Captain-Coach), ?, ‘Ruck’ O’Neill, ?, Aub McRae, Jack Moynahan, Jack Claringbold, ?,
George Miller, Merv Candy, Jim Block, William Turnbull, Bert Jaensch, ?, ?, ?, William Allgood, ?
Unknown players in no order – Des Bicknell, Ken Block, Lin Lardner, James McDougall, Frank O’Rourke, ‘Snowie’ Rowe, Syd Smart
AFC 1937 premiers
Ararat Football Club 1937
First year of Wimmera Football League (Black jumper with white AFC monogram) Versus Stawell
Mascot unknown ,Vin Broderick (Captain-Coach), Eric Feltscheer, Keith McDougall, ‘Ruck’ O’Neill, ?, ?,
George Moore, ?, Jim Block, Bert Jaensch, Jack Moynahan, Aub McRae, William Turnbull, George Miller,
Merv Candy, ?, Dan Kennedy, William Allgood Unknown players in no order– Des Bicknell, Ken Block, Eddie Clough, Frank O’Rourke
(James McDougall 19th man not present in photo)
AFC 1938 premiers
Ararat Football Club 1938
Wimmera Football League (Black jumper with white AFC monogram)
Mascot-John Dowie, Bill Twomey (Captain-Coach), Eric Feltscheer, Keith McDougall, Don Hooper, Bill Searle, Les Smith, Russell ‘Ruck’ O?Neill, Jack Moynahan, George Moore, Aub McRae, George Miller, Bert Jaensch,
Alan Neal, Merv Candy, Dan Kennedy, Les Dunne, Robert Jones, Jack Walsh, Roy Callanan
AFC 1946 #1
Ararat Football Club 1946
at Stawell round 15 Wimmera Football League (first year of football after WW2),
(White jumper with red stripe across chest), Coach – Edward ‘Cargie’ Greeves
Back: Len Taylor, Albert Fry, Arthur Clark, Doug Spencer, Jack ‘Cooka’ Clark, Ted Tassell, Andy Meek, Lindsay Flavell, Ray Tassell
Centre: Bill Walker, Ray Floyd, Jack Davies, Richard Drever, Fred Drever (Captain), Les ‘Terry’ Oehms,
Syd Clark, Paddy Quinlivan, Bill Carroll
Front: Bill ‘Buff’ Olver, Mascot – Daryl Hutchison, Ken Robson
AFC 1946 #2
Ararat Football Club 1946
at Rupanyup round 17
Back: Bert Fry, Tom Wallis, Ken Robson, Lindsay Flavell, Ted Tassell, Bill Carroll, Andy Meek, Len Taylor,
Jack ‘Cook’ Clark, Les Dunne, Syd Clark, eric McKinnis (goal umpire)
Front: Bill Walker, Ray Floyd, Fred Drever, Mascot – Daryl Hutchison, Paddy Quinlivan, Les ‘Terry’ Oehms, Richard Drever, Bill ‘Buff’ Olver
AFC 1947
Ararat Football Club 1947
at Nhill round 12
Back: Jack Wilson, George Miller, Keith Clover, Les Lugg, Stan Pengelly, Roy Bligh, Arthur Clark, Reg Wright, Lochie Firebrace, Frank Parker, Ron ‘Sailor’ Graham, Hugh McKinnis
Front: Andy Brisbane, Jack Davies, Norm Falls, Ken Robson, Bert Fry (Captain-Coach), Paddy Quinlivan,
Peter Fryar, Bill ‘Buff’ Olver
Mascot: Daryl Hutchison
AFC 1948
Ararat Football Club 1948
at Nhill round 3
Back: Bill Walker, Jack ‘Cooka’ Clark, Keith Clover, Fred Wilson, Clen Denning (Captain-Coach), Reg Wright,
Bill Smeaton, Ray Tassell, Frank Parker
Front: Lochie Kent, Ron McMaster, Bill Wilson, Bill ‘Buff’ Olver, Paddy Quinlivan, Norm Falls, Ron Floyd,
Eric James, Arthur Clark
Ararat Football Club 1950
Ararat Football Club 1950 WFL Runners-up
Back: Les Lugg, Ron ‘Sailor’ Graham, Bill Walker, Max Taylor, Bill Harricks, Bill Smeaton, Arthur Clark,
Maurie Hunter
Middle: Rube Schwab, George Hutchison, Dick Hellyer, Ken ‘Darkie’ Lewis, Abber Spiller, Tom Currie,
Ted Whitfield, Alan ‘Dooney’ Hutchison, Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison
Front: Les Styles, Brian ‘Austie’ Robertson, Lockie Kent, Clen Denning (Captain/Coach), Jack ‘Cooka’ Clark,
Jack Davies, Norm Falls
Mascot: Bernie Wheeler
AFC 1951
ARARAT FOOTBALL CLUB – 1951 (WFL PREMIERS)
Back: Bill Walker, Alan Pollard, Arthur Clark (VC), Bill Harricks, Max Taylor, Les Lugg, Lyle Clark, Eric James, Kingsley Spalding
Centre: Norm Falls, John Vinnicombe, Richard Hellyer, Ron Jory (Captain-Coach), Ted Whitfield, Jack Davies Front: Fred Homburg, Tom Ryan, Jack Antonio, Marty Creenaune, Ron Graham
AFC 1951 part 2
Frank Parker, Ian Spalding, John Dowling, Russell Thompson, Jack Clark, Les Styles
Ararat Football Club 1952
Back:          Lyell Clark, Alan Pollard, Marshall Jackson, Eric James, John Dowling, Peter Dwyer, Bill Hartican
3rd Row:    Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark, Tom Ryan, Allan James, Jack Antonio, Les Lugg (Vice Captain), Max Bryant,
Alan Mair, Dick Hellyer, Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison
2nd Row:   J Osborne, Rube Schwab, Alan ‘Dooney’ Hutchison, Bill Harricks, Reg Bates,
Ron Jory (Captain/Coach), Russell Thompson, Fred Homburg, Tom ‘Spocket’ Sproule, Bertie Weeks
Front:        Tom Wallis, Jack Vinnicombe, Alan Young, Lance Calvert, Robert Humphreys, Rex Melrose,
Doug Bartlett, Syd Smart
AFC 1953
Ararat Football Club 1953
Back: Rube Schwab (Trainer), Max Smart, John Nailon, John Featherstone, Bill Hartigan, Robert Soulsby,
Kelvin Gook, Tom Creenaune, Eric James, Bruce Potter, Jim Bonner, Clare ‘Pompey’ Jennings (Trainer)
Centre:    Tom ‘Sprocket’ Sproule (Property Steward), K Bird (Umpire), Jim Smith, Theo Hall, Bob Ord,
Alan Vorbach, John Antonio, Ian McKay, Marty Creenaune, John Hevey (Goal Umpire),
Hugh Carroll (Boundary Umpire), George Hutchison (Trainer)
Front:      Syd Smart (Trainer), Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Trainer), John Dowling, Les Lugg (Vice Captain)
Ron Jory (Captain/Coach), Bill Harricks, Fred Homburg, Bill Wilson (Trainer), Robert Humphreys
AFC 1954
Ararat Football Club 1954
Back: Les Styles, Doug Donaldson, Allan James, Lew Ford (Trainer), Marty Creenaune, Peter Coombs,
Frank Antonio
Middle: Alan ‘Dooney’ Hutchison, James Clayton (Trainers), Jim Bonner, Des Akers, Jack Antonio,
Doug Karpany, Bruce Potter, Alan Pollard, Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison (Trainer),
Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Trainer)
Front: Leo Webb (Trainer), Alan Fiscalini, Robert Soulsby, Bill Smeaton Captain), Perc Bushby (Coach), Les Lugg (Vice Captain), John Jenkins, Theo Hall
Seated: John Nailon, Reg Chinnock, Syd Smart (Trainer)
Ararat Football Club 1955
Ararat Football Club 1955 WFL Premiers
Back: Clare ‘Pompey’ Jennings (Trainer), Frank Antonio, Bruce Potter, Rex Melrose, John Clark, Bill Gleeson, Jim Bonner, Alan Fiscalini, Marty Creenaune, Rube Schwab (Trainer), Lew Ford (Trainer)
Centre: Leo Webb (Trainer), James Clayton (Trainer), Bill Wilson (1st Aid), Bob Ord, Noel Boatman,
John Nailon, John Antonio (Vice Captain), Elso Arendshorst, Les Lugg, Jim Pearce, Cecil Green,
Bill Walker, Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Trainer), Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison (Trainer),
Syd Smart (Trainer)
Front: Bill Hartican, Reg Bates, Brian Lloyd, Bill Smeaton (Captain & Assist Coach), Perc Bushby (Coach), Robert Soulsby, Brian Hogan, Les Clark, Peter Coombs
Mascot: Murray Emerson
Ararat Football Club 1956
Ararat Football Club 1956 WFL Premiers
Insets: Ian O’Halloran, Elso Arendshorst, Ron Trevorrow
Back: Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison (Trainer), Les Styles, Frank Antonio, Jim Pearce, Les Lugg,
Clare ‘Pompey’ Jennings (Trainer)
Middle: Leo Webb (Trainer), John Clark, Arthur Clark, David Kidd, Bob Horley, Bernie Bell, Bill Gleeson,
Jim Bonner, John Nailon, Noel Boatman, Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Trainer)
Front: Hartley Peoples, Les McNeice, Bill Quaife, John Antonio (Vice Captain), Perc Bushby (Coach),
Bill Smeaton (Assist Coach & Captain), Marty Creenaune, Don Bowden, Brian Lloyd
Mascot: John Clark Jnr.
Ararat Football Club 1957
Ararat Football Club 1957 WFL Premiers
Back: Jack Moyanhan (Trainer), Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison (Trainer), Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Trainer),
Marty Creenaune, Lew Ford (1st Aid), Alan Williams, Clare ‘Pompey’ Jennings (Trainer),
Bill Wilson (Trainer), Frank Antonio, Ron Baker (Trainer), Doug Spencer (Trainer)
Middle: Les Styles, Jim Pearce, Ron Trevorrow, Bill Gleeson, John Nailon, Reg Chinnock, Robert Horley,
Barry Antonio, Arthur Clark, Ian O’Halloran, George Thomas
Front: Hartley Peoples, Ian McKay, Arthur Mahoney, John Antonio (Captain), Perc Bushby (Coach),
Jim Bonner (Vice Captain), Gerry Brennan, Alan Vorbach, Elso Arendshorst
Mascot: Ian Clark
Absent: Don Bowden, Noel Boatman, Neville Bates, John Morris
Ararat Football Club 1958
Ararat Football Club 1958 WFL Premiers
Back: Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison (Trainer), Kevin Clark, Marty Creenaune, Frank Antonio, Noel Lillis, Arthur Clark, John Morris, Arthur Mahoney, Rex Start, George Thomas, Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Trainer)
Middle: George Hutchison (Trainer), Bill Wilson (1st Aid), Elso Arendshorst, Brian Graham, Noel Boatman,
Jim Pearce, Ron Trevorrow, Bill Gleeson, John Blackie, John Antonio, Alan Vorbach, Barry Antonio,
Sam Isbel, Tom ‘Sprocket’ Sproule (Property Steward), Tom Wallis (Studder)
Front: Norm ‘Bill’ Hopper (Trainer), Jack Moynahan (Trainer), Bill Quaife, Don Bowden (Captain),
Perc Bushby (Coach), Jim Bonner (Vice Captain), Gerry Brennan, Don Ingram, Syd Smart (Trainer),
Doug Spencer
Absent: John Nailon
Mascots: Ian Clark & Unknown
Ararat Football Club 1959 Back:   Alan Vorbach, Gerald Brennan, Noel Lillis, Arthur Mahoney
3rd Row:   Tom Lewis (Trainer), Ken Clark, Arthur Clark, John Nailon, John Thompson, George Thomas,
Adrian Crawford, Ron Baker (Trainer)
2nd Row:   Les Jones (Trainer), Duncan Waterston (Trainer), Noel Boatman, Barry Smart, Bill Gleeson, Graeme Caddy, Jim Pearce, Les Peoples, Henry Ogilvie, Tom Wallis (Trainer),
Doug Spencer (Trainer)
Front Row:  Bill Wilson (Trainer), Lew Ford (Head Trainer), John McNamara, Hartley Peoples,
Don Bowden (Captain), Perc Bushby (Coach), Marty Creenaune (Vice Captain), Jack Clark,
John Morris, Clare ‘Pompey’ Jennnings, John Hevey (Goal Umpire)
Mascot:  Ian Clark
AFC 1960
Ararat Football Club 1960
Back: Jack Moynahan (Trainer), Bill Wilson (First Aid), Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison (Trainer), Graeme White,
Gerald Shea, Ken Clark, John McNamara, Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Trainer), Lew Ford (First Aid),
George Hutchison (Trainer)
Centre: Arthur Clark, Ron Baker (Trainer), Adrian Crawford, John Nailon, Herb Bourke, Kevin Richards,
Syd Monti, Les Peoples, Henry Ogilvie, Graeme Caddy, Doug Spencer (Trainer),
Duncan Waterston (Trainer)
Front: Les Jones (Trainer), Jim Pearce, Rex Start, Noel Lillis, Gerald Brennan, Hartley Peoples,
Kevin Fitzgerald, John Martin, Barry Smart, Horrie Jukes (Trainer)
Mascot: Phil Lugg
AFC 1961
Ararat Football Club 1961
Back: Tom Wallis (Trainer), Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison (Trainer), Kevin Richards, John Martin, Les Peoples,
Barry Smart, Rex Melrose, Arthur Mahoney, Marty Creenaune, Horrie Jukes (Trainer)
3rd Row: Bill Wilson (Trainer), Kevin Tassell, Ken Price, Alan Dennett, Jim Pearce, Adrian Crawford,
Robert Dallinger, Noel Krake, Ian Drever, George Hutchison (Trainer)
2nd Row: Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Trainer), John McRae, Graeme White, Gerald Brennan (Assistant Coach),
Jim Bonner (Captain/Coach), Hartley Peoples, John Potter, Ken Clark, Bill Simmons (Trainer)
Front: Clare ‘Pompey’ Jennings (Trainer), Phil Lugg (Mascot), Jack Jones (Trainer)
AFC 1962
Ararat Football Club 1962
Back: Ron Ward, Robert Flegg, Trevor McKinnis, Kevin Tassell, Jim Pearce, Robert Dallinger, Robert Wilde,
Ken Clark, Ian Drever
3rd Row: Arthur Mahoney, Rex Start, John Cocking, Les Peoples, Terry Brady, Max McLean, Max Scherger, Kevin Richards
2nd Row: Len Ford, George Hutchison (Property), (Trainers) Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison, Bill Simmons, Lew Ford,
Eric James, Bill Wilson (1st Aid), Clare ‘Pompey’ Jennings, Horrie Jukes, Charlie Carra (Timekeeper)
Front: John McRae, Ken Price, Daryl Peoples, Brian Molony, Jim Bonner (Captain/Coach),
Hartley Peoples (Vice Captain), Fred Locke, Rex Melrose
Mascots: Michael Kelly, Bruce Olver
AFC 1963
Ararat Football Club 1963
4th Row: Terry Brady, Jim Bonner, Rex Start, John Pinzone, Les Peoples, Robert Dallinger, Rex Melrose
3rd Row: George Pearce (Trainer), George Hutchison (Property), Ken Price, Doug Tassell (hidden), Ron Ward,
Arthur Martin, John McRae, Jim Pearce, Kevin Tassell, Ian Drever, Daryl Christie, Bill Meadows,
Trevor McKinnis, Bill Wilson (First Aid), Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Property)
2nd Row: Horrie Jukes (Trainer), Bill Olver (Trainer), Daryl Peoples, Kevin Richards,
Brian Molony (Captain/Coach), Hartley Peoples (Vice Captain), Ken Clark, Graeme White,
Keith ‘Feno’ Hutchison (Trainer), Clare ‘Pompey’ Jennings (Trainer)
Mascots: Michael Kelly, Bruce Olver, Gary Costello, K Harrison
Inserts: Doug Tassell, Charlie Carra (Timekeeper)
Ararat Football Club 1964
Ararat Football Club 1964 WFL Runners-up
Back: Clare ‘Pompey’ Jennings (Trainer), Ken Clark, Keith Rodgers, Doug Tassell, Les Peoples, Terry Brady, Henry Ogilvie, Laurie Stephens, Ian Drever
Middle: Bill Wilson (1st Aid), Duncan Waterston (Trainer), Gerald Shea, Trevor McKinnis, Ron Ward,
Frank Crane, John McRae, Greg Lloyd, Rex Melrose, Lew Ford (1st Aid),
Bert ‘Clarence’ Clark (Assistant Property)
Seated: Bob Dallinger, Daryl Peoples, Jim Pearce (Vice Captain), Brian Molony (Coach), Jim Bonner (Captain), Kevin Richards, Kevin Tassell
Mascots: Gary Costello, Bruce Olver, Michael Kelly
AFC 1965
Ararat Football Club 1965
Back: David Thomas, Ron Ward, Terry Brady, Les Peoples, Jim Pearce, Greg Lloyd, Graeme Uthmeyer,
Barry Price
Middle: P Jones (Trainer), Mick Pashula (Studder), Trevor McKinnis, Ken Clark, Kevin Tassell (Vice Captain),
Kevin Richards, Bill Allgood, Doug Tassell, John Leggett, Gerald Shea, George Domotor (Trainer),
Bill Wilson (1st Aid)
Front: Clare ‘Pompey’ Jennings, Daryl Peoples, Rex Melrose, Brian Molony (Coach), Jim Bonner (Captain), Laurie Stephens, Lew Ford (1st Aid)
Mascots: Gary Costello, Michael Kelly, Lewis MacLennan
Ararat Football Club 1966
Ararat Football Club 1966
Back: George Smart, Ray Olver, Terry Brady, David Thomas, Doug Tassell, Graeme Sladdin
Middle: George Domotor (Trainer), Bill Wilson (1st Aid), Trevor McKinnis, Robert Jolly, Charles Pashula,
Dale Wilding, Laurie Stephens, Mick Nailon, Greg Lloyd, George Hutchison (Property),
Lew Ford (1st Aid), Bob Hollis
Front: Gerald Shea, Ron Ward, Kevin Tassell (Captain), Brian Molony (Coach), Jim Pearce (Vice Captain), Hartley Peoples, Rex Start
Mascots: Lewis MacLennan, John Molony, Gary Costello, Shane Peoples
AFC 1967
Ararat Football Club 1967
Back: Gerald Brennan, John Perkins, Jim Bonner, Jim Pearce, Ron Ward, David Watson
3rd Row: Mick Pashula (Studder), Ray Olver, John McRae, John Leggett, Garry Studd, Dale Wilding,
David Thomas, George Smart, George Hutchison (Property)
Middle: Lew Ford (1st Aid), Fred Appleton (Boundary), Rex Start, Doug Tassell, Terry Brady, Dick Thomas,
Mick Nailon, Kevin Westrup, George Domotor (Trainer), Bill Powell (Goal Ump)
Front: Ian Cook (Trainer), Tom Lonergan, Greg Lloyd, Kevin Tassell (Vice Captain),
Robert Philp (Captain/Coach), Bill Allgood, Laurie Stephens, Alan Bright (Runner)
AFC 1968
Ararat Football Club 1968
Back: Peter Christie, Garry Studd, Doug Tassell, Terry Brady, Don Heath, David Thomas
Middle: Bob Lonergan (Timekeeper), Tom Lonergan, John Perkins, David Robinson, David Watson,
Dale Wilding, Kevin Westrup, George Pearce (Trainer)
Front: Ian Cook (Trainer), Greg Lloyd, Gerald Shea, Kevin Tassell (Vice Captain),
John Thompson (Captain/Coach), Laurie Stephens, John McRae, John McKinnis (Trainer)
Ararat Football Club 1969
Ararat Football Club 1969
Back: Kerry McKinnis, Ian Clark, Dick Christie, John Callanan, Graeme Sladdin, Don Heath, Reg McIntyre,
Ray Cook, Peter Woonton, Graeme Aston
Centre: John Canty (Boundary Umpire), Bob Pearce, David Watson, Bill Parker, Murray Jensen, Peter de Graaf, Barry Grinter, Dale Wilding, Kevin Smith, Kevin Westrup, Bat Onley, Kevin McAdie,
Bruce Potter (Trainer)
Front: George Pearce (Trainer), Leo Mooney, Gary Bennett, Warren Grant, Neville Rodger,
Laurie Stephens (Vice Captain), Jim Bonner (Reserves Captain/Coach), John McRae, Bill Allgood,
Geoff Castles, Lew Ford (1st Aid)
Seated: Geoff Bright, Terry Mooney, Phil Rodger, Brian Johnston, Max Young, Peter Christie
Ararat Football Club 1970
Ararat Football Club 1970
Back: Linton Leslie, Peter Dohnt, Daryl Christie, Kevin Westrup, Des Gleeson, Geoff Castles, Bill Sinnott
Centre: John Canty (Boundary), Herb Potter (Trainer), Terry McGrath, Ian Watson, David Stephens,
James de Graaf, Don Heath, Dale Wilding, Brian Johnston, Kerry McKinnis, Graeme Dickie,
Lew Ford (Trainer)
Front: Ron Marshall, Anthony Arnel, Terry Mooney, Kevin McAdie (2nds Captain), Jim Bonner (2nds Coach),
Kevin Tassell (1sts Captain/Coach), Bill Allgood, Neville Rodger, Warren Grant, Ian Clark, Leo Mooney
Seated: Greg Kent, Phil Rodger, Russell Potter
Ararat Football Club 1975
Ararat Football Club 1975 WFL Premiers
Back: David Stephens, Terry Davis, Garry Todd, Terry Mooney, Peter Dohnt, Phil Lugg, Graham Homburg,
Wal Henning (President)
Centre: Lew Ford (1st Aid), Brian Molony (Committee), Greg Kent, Laurie Dunn, Ian Boyd, Hans Holz, Ross Walker, Linton Leslie, Gavin Harry, George Pearce (Trainer)
Seated: Terry Harrison, Leo Mooney (Vice Capt), Wilf Dickeson, (Captain/Coach), Peter Shearer, Bruce Olver Absent: Peter Gemmola
Ararat Football Club 1978 WFL Reserves Premiers
Ararat Football Club 1978 WFL Reserves Premiers
Back: Mati Kink, Neville Baker, Peter Dalkin, Greg Davies, Greg Dadswell, Noel Bellis, Matthew Stewart
Middle: George Pearce (Trainer), Lance Dalkin, Michael Spalding, Graeme Bates, Lindsay Beck,
Richard Harricks, Paul Mulqueen, Ray Noonan, David Todd Andy Ferguson (President)
Seated: Mark Harris, Lindsay Pope, Ian Dempsey, Henry Gunstone (Coach) Brett Sladdin (Mascot), Phil Lugg, Craig Heard, Graeme McKinnis
Ararat Football Club U/16 Premiers
Ararat Football Club 1978 WFL U/16 Premiers & Champions
Back: Mark Cunningham, Phillip Ralph, Tom Collier, John Mulqueen, Colin Thompson, Tony ‘Hank’ Owen, Robert Melrose
Standing: Graeme Sladdin (Senior Coach), George Pearce (Trainer), Andy Ferguson (President), Ian Maconachie, Phillip Smith, John ‘Jock’ Templeton, Peter Campigli, Peter Nyikos, Graeme Gibson, Rodney Bonsack, Max Heard, Ron Harman, Bill Campigli, Andrew Todd (Boundary)
Front: David Harman, Jamie Dunn, Ron McDonald, David ‘Spot’ Williams, Neville Bates (Coach), Brett Sladdin (Mascot), Mark Morris, Craig Heard, John Campigli, Bill Molony
Ararat Football Club 1981
Ararat Football Club 1981 (Seniors, Reserves, U/16)
Standing: Danny Boyle (Committee), Craig Pavey (Boundary), Bill Jeffries (Treasurer), David Thompson,
Graeme McCarthy, Stewart Williamson, David Bellis, Graeme Bates, Colin Thompson, Peter Shearer,
Robert Harricks, Craig Heard, Peter Daley, Shane Todd, Peter Nyikos, Greg Dadswell,
John McLoughlin, Col Pavey (Secretary), Brendan Maher, Bert Thompson,
Richard Harricks (2nds Captain)
Seated: Steve Brown, Ambrose Cashin, Ian Dempsey, Bill Hosking (2nds Coach), Graeme Sladdin,
Garry Todd (Captain/Coach), Andy Ferguson (President), Doug Ward, Darren Carr, Robert Shalders
Front: Gavin Pavey, John Ferguson, Murray McKinnis, Michael Hosking, Mark Mason, Allister Williamson,
Tim Antonio, Brett Sladdin (Mascot), Anthony Ryan, Paul Stephens, Peter Drake, Ted Sladdin,
Brett Holcombe
Ararat Football Club 1982 U/16 Premiers
Ararat Football Club 1982 WFL U/16 Premiers
Standing: Terry O’Connell (Trainer), Tony Birrell, John Ferguson, Peter Collins, Brad Lynch, Anthony Ryan, David Jennings, Michael Barras, Brett Holcombe, Trevor McKinnis (Coach)
Seated: Mark Holcombe, Gavin Pavey, Stuart McKinnis, Murray McKinnis (Captain),
Michael Hosking (Vice Captain), Allister Williamson, Wayne Thomas
Front: Darren Gemmola, Tony Kerwin, Ian Bird, Rohan White
Absent: Greg Taylor, Leigh Kosch
Ararat Football Club 1983
Ararat Football Club 1983
Back: Mark Cunningham, Darren Carr, John Molony, Ian Dempsey, Bob Sladdin, Richard Harricks,
Greg Dadswell, Darren Bahl, Bill Metcalfe, Leigh Kosch, Mick North
Centre: Bill Smith (Trainer), Sandy Laidlaw, Craig Peoples, Rick Tassell, Peter Daley, Anthony Ryan,
Paul Campigli, Colin Thompson, Tony Green, Greg Kerr, Jamie Antonio, Greg Cox, Paul Stephens,
Michael Spalding, Tony Birrell, John Ferguson
Seated: David Hosking, Ashley White, Craig Heard, Chris Start, Des Beaton (Vice Captain), Greg Kent (Captain), Murray Emerson (Senior Coach), Bill Hosking (Reserves Coach), Peter Nyikos, Greg Taylor,
Michael Barras, Murray McKinnis, David Thompson, Allister Williamson
Front: David Jennings, Stewart Williamson, Justin Kent (Mascot), Bart Molony (Mascot),
Tony Marshall (Mascot), Michael Hosking, Chris Wigg
Ararat Football Club 1983 U/16
Ararat Football Club 1983 U/16
Back: Alistair Mason, Tony Kerwin, Shane Ryan, Leigh Kosch, Jamie Lowe, Rohan White, David McCarthy Middle: David Ryan (Team Manager), Richard Barras, Darren Gemmola, Tim Purbrick, Paul Campigli,
Greg Cox, Rick Tassell, Tim Antonio, Andrew Collins, Ted North (Trainer)
Front: David Green, Brent White, Anthony Ryan (Captain), Graeme White (Coach),
Allister Williamson (Vice Captain), Mick North
Absent: Ian Bird
1986 premiership team
Ararat Football Club 1986 WFL Premiers (2nd > 1st)
Grand Final at Warracknabeal Ararat 23.12 (150) defeated Horsham 20.17 (137)
Back: Bruce Vann (Trainer), Stuart McKinnis, David Hosking, Michael Hosking, David Jennings, Darren Bahl, Tony Birrell, Bill Hosking (Trainer)
Centre: Greg Batt (Team manager), Neil Vallance, Tony Owen, Greg Cox, Colin Thompson (Assist Coach),
Bruce Vallance, Michael Spalding, Murray McKinnis, Bill Smith (Trainer)
Front: Craig Somers, Mark Cunningham, Trevor McKinnis (Reserves Coach), Garry Todd (Captain/Coach),
Col Pavey (President), Brett Dalkin, Greg Kerr
Absent: Allister Williamson, Chris Dalkin
Ararat Football CLub 1989
Ararat Football Club 1989 WFL Runners-up
Back: Bill Smith (Trainer), Les Brennan, Michael Spalding, Glenn Antonio, Greg Bradshaw, Geoff May,
Daryl Madex, Phillip Wheeler (Trainer)
Centre: Noel Birrell (President), Garry Todd, Shane Brennan, Brett Dalkin, Ashley McSparron, Anthony Ryan, Greg Cox, John Ellison, Anthony Birrell, Trevor McKinnis, Richard Harricks
Front: David Clark, Darren Ward, Michael Hosking, Craig Turner, Greg Kerr, Geoff ‘Frosty’ Miller (Coach), Micheal Jennings, Tim Shea, Murray McKinnis
Ararat Football Club 1992
Ararat Football Club 1992
Back: Ashley McKinnis, Tim Shearer, Barry McKay, Trent Somers, Brad Haslett, Geoff ‘Frosty’ Miller,
Gary Biggs, Simon Corbett, Brad Ward
Centre: Terry Lannen (Trainer) Glenn Antonio, Damien McAloon, Scott Bohner, Craig Trounson, Mark Russell,
Brendan Reither, Ashley McSparron, John Murray, Paul Miller, Matthew Price, Bill Smith (Trainer),
Phil Ryan (Trainer)
Front: Brendan McAloon, Shane Brennan, Daryl Olver, Tim Shea, Greg President),
David Jennings (Captain/Coach), Michael Spalding, Justin Kent, Ashley Kent, David Hosking
Ararat Football Club 1993
Ararat Football Club 1993 WFL Runners-up
Back: Phil Ryan (Trainer), Ashley McKinnis, Sean Pettie, Craig Somers, David Driscoll, Jason Harvey, Jon Jess, Simon Brady, Rod Mills, Brad Haslett, David Bohner, Rohan May, Brad Ward
Centre: Terry Lannen (Trainer), Garry Todd (Runner), Nigel McGrath, Matt Jess, Simon Corbett, Scott Hooper,
Shane Brennan, Anthony Ryan, Chris Dalkin, Rick Tassell, Ashley McSparron, Bill Smith (Trainer),
Gerry Shea (Selector), Gerry Brennan (Trainer)
Front: Justin Kent, Glenn Antonio, Anthony Harrington, Daryl Olver, Tim Shea (Vice Captain),
Murray Jensen (President), Kevin Tassell (Coach), David Jennings (Assist Coach), Paul Campigli,
Scott Bohner, Gary Biggs
Ararat Football Club 1994 U/17 Runners-up
Ararat Football Club 1994 WFL Runners-up
Back: Ashleigh Sladdin, Graeme Patterson, Mark Walker, Troy Hull, Glenn Walker, Brad Culph, Robbie Austin Middle: Phil Ryan (Trainer), Terry Keilar, Jason Wilson, Dale Dridan, Nigel Malcolm, Scott Barton,
Shannon McGrath, Tim Cleary, David Brehaut (Team Manager)
Front: Brett Parker, Gerard Corbett, Adam Walker, Darren Hovey (Coach), Jason Carroll (Captain),
Damian Styles, Shaun Smart
Ararat Football Club 1995
Ararat Football Club 1995
Back: Darren Bahl, Jake Holz, Shane Hitchcock, Davin Antonio, Craig Somers
Centre: Jack Antonio (President), David Brehaut (Secretary), Graeme ‘Squeaker’ Dunn (Trainer),
Nigel McGrath, Chris Reid, Matthew Emerson, Craig Cooper, Jason Harvey, Aaron Clark,
Daryle Baldock (Runner) Bill Smith (Trainer)
Front: Brad Culph, Shaun Smart, Jason Carroll, Allister Williamson, Garry Todd (Coach),
Glenn Antonio (Captain), Terry Keilar, Jacob Strafehl, Adam Walker
Ararat Football Club 1996
Ararat Football Club 1996 Seniors/Reserves
Back: Scott Graham, Matthew Summers, Shane Hitchcock, Brendan Bryan, Craig Cooper, Mark Fox,
Jason Harvey, Martin Joyce, Doug Walton
Middle: Julian O’Keefe, Scott Woolley, Gavin Murphy, Mark Dohnt, Michael Spalding, Daryl Louder,
Terry Keilar, Brett Fitzpatrick, Adam Fleming
Front: Tim Shea, Jacob Strafehl, Allister Williamson, Craig Somers, Garry Todd (Coach), Mark Hogan,
Tim Shearer (Reserve Coach), Shane Krings, Troy Morris
Ararat Football Club WFL U/17 Premiers
Ararat Football Club 1996 U/17 WFL Premiers
Back: Shane Krings, Pat Jess, Kade Stephens, Martin Joyce, Luke Saunder, Justin Burger, Ashley Cooper
Middle: Robert ‘Boots’ Shalders, Scott Woolley, Glenn Keilar, Shane Gemmola, Mark Dohnt, Daryl Jury,
John Vanderwaal, Luke Murphy, Michael Spalding
Front: Jason James, Shaun White, Scott Graham (Captain), Bill Waterston (Coach), Adam Studd, Troy Morris, Richard Lendon-Moyle, Ben Wentworth
Ararat Football Club 1997
Ararat Football Club 1997 U/17
Back: Jay Holland, Shane Gemmola, Andrew Miller, Michael Spalding, Mark Dohnt, John Vanderwaal,
Jacob Strafehl, Shane Allgood
Standing: Anne Reynolds (Trainer), Pat Jess, Jake Holz, Brendan Bryan, Matthew Summers, Shane Hitchcock,
Sam Pitman, Mark Hogan, Martin Joyce, Scott Graham, Doug Walton, Bill Smith (Trainer)
Seated: Heath Whiting, David Box, Dick Peoples, David Jennings, Murray Jensen (President),
Ben Ingleton (Captain/Coach), Allister Williamson (Vice Captain), Daryle Baldock (Runner),
Justin Burger, Kade Stephens, Adam Studd
Mascots: Jess Williamson, Courtney Williamson
Ararat Football Club U/17 1997
Ararat Football Club 1997 U/17
Back: Murray Jensen (President), Ewin Slee (Trainer), Danny Nailon, Ben O’Brien, David Quaife,
Mark Dohnt (Vice Captain), Scott Boyd, Michael Fratin, Ross Fewtrell, Damien Joyce, Justin Toomey,
Ben Turnock, Leigh Jeffrey, Michael Spalding (Assistant)
Middle: Robert ‘Boots’ Shalders (Runner), Shane Krings, Jay Holland, Adam Studd (Captain),
Garry Studd (Coach), Damien Sobczak, Peter Thomas, Matt Harris, Joan Slee (1st Aid), Ann Reynolds (1st Aid)
Front: Rhys Burger, Marcus Lowerson
Ararat Football Club 1998
Ararat Football Club 1998
Back: Scott Graham, Michael Fratin, Brad Keilar, Kade Stephens, Nigel Edwards, Justin Burger, Adam Fleming Middle: Bill Smith (Trainer), Adam Studd, Heath Whiting, Sam Pitman, Shane Hitchcock, John Vanderwaal, Shane Jenkins, Shane Allgood, Murray Jensen (Match Committee)
Front: Matthew Summers, Garry Todd (President), Allister Williamson (Captain/Coach), Adrian Dohnt,
Jacob Strafehl, Jay Holland
Sitting: Brett Aldridge, David Oliver
Ararat Football Club 1998 U/17 Premiers
Ararat Football Club 1998 WFL U/17 Premiers
Back: Michael Spalding (Assistant), Rhys Burger (Vice Captain), Toby Hedgeland, Simon Pitaro, Travis Rose (WFL Leading Goal Kicker 32 > 36), James McGeoch, Adam Webb, Damien Joyce (Captain), Danny Nailon,
Garry Studd (Coach)
Middle: Brett Murphy, Adrian Gibson, Andrew Shea, Joe Garretto, Bohden Jose, Brendan Jordan, Luke Cox Front: Robert ‘Boots’ Shalders (Runner), James Candler, Martin Gillies, James Hurnall, Rhys Cavill,
Travis McMahon, Aidan Robertson
AFC 1999 Premiers
Ararat Football Club 1999 Senior Premiers
Back: Tim Shea, Rohan May, Bart Molony, Shaun Allen, Scott Graham, Sam Pitman
Standing: Matthew Jackson, David Oliver, Matthew Summers, Kade Stephens, Brad Keilar, Nigel Edwards, Justin Burger, Doug Walton, Murray Jensen (Committee)
Seated: Brett Aldridge, Jacob Strafehl, Adam Fleming, David Jennings (Joint Coach),
Shane Hitchcock (Joint Coach), Garry Todd (Chairman of Selectors), Paul McLoughlan (Assist Coach),
Allister Williamson, Heath Whiting
Ararat Football Club 1999 Reserve Premiers
Ararat Football Club 1999 Reserve Premiers
Back: Adam Walker, Brad ‘Jack” Sladdin, Toby Hedgeland, Scott Woolley, Terry Keilar
Standing: Travis McMahon, Dean Pidgeon, Mark Hogan, James McGeoch, Craig Cooper, Michael Fratin,
Jake Holz, Rhys Burger, Garry Todd (President)
Front: Paul ‘Jock’ Anderson, Adam Webb, Darren Bahl, Graeme Sladdin (Football Director),
Matthew Summers (Coach), David Jennings (Joint Senior Coach), Tim Shearer, Jay Holland, Campbell Waring
Ararat Football Club 1999 U/17
Ararat Football Club 1999 U/17
Back: Pat Kelly, Luke Cox, Robbie Reynolds, Adrian Gibson, Chris Milne, Matthew Pickering, Steven Quaife Middle: Garry Todd (President), Brad Fratin, Warrick Kamp, Brett Edwards, Steven Walker, Andrew Prideaux, Jake Pitcher, Ben Peatt, Rick Pearce, Michael Spalding (Assistant), Steven ‘Wombat’ Smith
Front: Keith Fillipe, Rhys Cavill, Andrew Shea (Captain), Garry Studd (Coach), Adam McKenzie (permit),
Rick Westerhoff
Ararat Football Club 2000
Ararat Football Club 2000 Seniors Runners-up, Reserves Preliminary Finalists
Back: Brendan Anderson, Shane Pevitt, Gerard Corbett, Terry Keilar, Dale Bligh,
Matthew Summers (Reserves Coach), Scott Graham, Rohan May, Simon Hevey, Scott Woolley, Doug Walton
Middle: Heath Whiting, Paul ‘Jock’ Anderson, Sam Pitman, Michael Fratin, Nigel Edwards, Brad Keilar, Sam King, Shaun Allen, Mark Hogan, Brad ‘Jack’ Sladdin, Matthew Jackson, Allister Williamson
Seated: Darren Bahl Reserve Captain), Campbell Waring, Tim Shea, Adam Fleming, Garry Todd (Selector), David Jennings (Coach), Paul McLoughlan (Joint Coach), Darrell Madex, Tim Shearer, Andrew Shea
Ararat Football Club 2000 U17 Premiers
Ararat Football Club 2000 U/17 Premiers
Back: Pat Kelly, Nathan Roper, Brent Tate, Ashley Graham, Regan Hughes, Brett Dowie, Matt Cane,
Aidan Robertson, Chris Simmonds, Sam Burridge
Middle: Garry Studd (Coach), Michael Spalding (Assistant), Brad Jackson, Richard Tucker, Justin Sladdin,
Brad Roberts, Adrian Gibson, Garry Smith, Jon Fulford, Andrew Marx, Steven Powell, Ewin Slee (Trainer), Steven Smith (Committee)
Front: Joan Slee (Trainer), Joe Waring, Dwayne Boyd, Brett Edwards (Captain), Pat Tucker (Vice Captain),
Ross Panther, Andrei Batobalani
Ararat Football Club 2000 U/14
Ararat Football Club 2000 U/14
Back: Lachie Green, Zac Perovich, Daniel Foster, Joel Martin, Jon Shea
Centre: Julie Rix (Trainer), James Rix, Matthew Reid, Sam O’Connell, Chris Chestney, Riley Anderson,
Blair Dewsbury, Leon Calvert, Daniel Verdon, Marc Watson, Max Perovich (Coach)
Front: Justin Bone, Lucas Falzon, Trent Hamilton, Reece Smith (Captain), Ben Devlin, Leigh Preston
Absent: Jared Dadswell, Adam Brodie
Ararat Football Club 2005
Ararat Football Club 2005
Back: Ben Cashin, Glenn Walker, Leigh Dadswell, Ben Harrison, Craig Cooper,
Brendan Scott (Joint Reserve Coach), Bobby Garley, Tyrone Waring, Mathew Smith
Middle: Garry Studd (Joint Reserve Coach), David Harman, Brent Searle (Thirds Joint Coach), Toby Ord,
Tom Foster, Bradd Wilson, Peter Thompson, Jacob Hamilton, Josh Day, Rohan Homburg, Lachlan Hamilton, Dale Bligh (Runner), David Padgett (Property)
Seated: Brad Jackson, Jarrod Searle, Richard Tucker, Matthew Jackson (Senior Captain),
David Law (Senior Coach), Mark Dadswell, Alan Batchelor, Daniel Mannix
Ararat Football Club 2005 U17
Ararat Football Club 2005 U/17
Back: Jake Miocic, Brad Bond, Mat Smith, Tristan Buncle, Leigh Dadswell, Matthew Frichot, Jack Metcalfe,
Ben Cashin
Middle: Ian Wilson (Trainer), Bradd Wilson, James McDonald, Josh Day, Peter Thompson, Tom Cashin,
Trent Fiscalini, Adrian Buncle, Luke Toomey, Sam Shalders, Brad Harricks, Darren Hamilton (Team Manager) Front: Toby Ord, Leo Bell, Brent Searle Coach, Jarrod Searle (Captain), Max Perovich (Coach), Jacob Hamilton, Jake Harman