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Match Reports: Round 6 2017

Match Reports: Round 6 2017

SENIORS By Josh Hoevenaars The Seniors approached Saturday's match against Hampton Rovers with a sense of purpos...

Match Reports: Round 5 2017

Match Reports: Round 5 2017

SENIORS By Harry Graham Perfect conditions were on offer last weekend as the senior team faced a tough task against ...

Match Reports: Round 4 2017

Match Reports: Round 4 2017

SENIORS By Rupert Kemp The OGs came to Kew on Saturday knowing we were in for a bit of a danger game. Kew were ...

OGFC Pivot Luncheon #1: Sat 24th June

OGFC Pivot Luncheon #1: Sat 24th June

The Old Geelong Football Club are now taking bookings for our first pivot luncheon of 2017 which is proudly sponsored by...

Flag Unfurling / Scoreboard Opening / New Honour Boards

Flag Unfurling / Scoreboard Opening / New Honour Boards

This Saturday (13th May) happens to be the first time this year that our Seniors/Reserves will get to grace Como Park......

Match Reports: Round 3 2017

Match Reports: Round 3 2017

SENIORS By George Burbury After a dismal defeat on the home turf of our feeder school The Geelong College the Seniors ...

Senior Leadership Group announced

Senior Leadership Group announced

The Senior men's football Leadership Group was recently announced prior to our round 1 game against Old Mentonians, afte...

Oggettes kick off with a Premiership

Oggettes kick off with a Premiership

"The Oggettes" kick-started their 2017 VAFA women’s campaign in sensational style as they took out the f...

OGS Cattle Club is up and MOOING

OGS Cattle Club is up and MOOING

 Whilst the OGS have long been known for our rural connections, it is only now that we can lay claim to being a tru...

Back to Grass Roots Luncheon - April 22nd

Back to Grass Roots Luncheon - April 22nd

After the success of our first ever game at Geelong Grammar School last season, we will be heading to The Geelong Colleg...

OGS Netball Round 3 2017

OGS Netball Round 3 2017

 OGS Netball Round 3 2017 Prahran Netball Wednesday Night OGS Blue This week’s round held great potential ...

Old Geelong Win 2nd Flag

Old Geelong Win 2nd Flag

Division 1 Grand Final The Old Geelong 1st XI has won their 2nd Hector Donahue Trophy winning the Division 1 Grand Fina...

OGs seeking inaugural Women's Footy Coach - apply within!

OGs seeking inaugural Women's Footy Coach - apply within!

We are seeking applications for our inaugural Women's Football Coach. If you believe you have what it takes to make hist...

2016/17 pre-season training calendar available

2016/17 pre-season training calendar available

The 2016/2017 pre-season training calendar has been updated as of 22nd February 2017 and can be downloaded using the but...

OGS Netball Round 2 2017

OGS Netball Round 2 2017

OGS Netball Round 2 2017 Prahran Netball Club Wednesday Night OGS Blue OGS Blue’s second game for the 2017 seas...

OGS Netball Sign Up Forms

OGS Netball Sign Up Forms

OGS Netball Sign Up Forms To sign up for OGS Netball fill out one of the forms below. Choose the way in which you would...

OGS Netball Season 1 Round 1 2017

OGS Netball Season 1 Round 1 2017

 OGS Netball Round 1 2017 OGS BLUE The beginning of a new year and a netball season can be quite nerve wracking. ...

The OGs are going back to The Geelong College

The OGs are going back to The Geelong College

After the success of our first ever game at Geelong Grammar School last year, we will be heading to The Geelong College ...

Read Pete Lemon's Grand Final Wrap

Read Pete Lemon's Grand Final Wrap

Old Geelong Football Club Historian and Photographer Pete Lemon has been documenting the progress and major events at th...

2017 Premier C Senior fixture released

2017 Premier C Senior fixture released

The 2017 Premier C Senior fixture has been released, and can be viewed above, or the PDF can be downloaded here....

OGS BLUE bring home a premiership

OGS BLUE bring home a premiership

 Our OGS BLUE team played in the Division 2 Grandfinal match at Prahran Netball Association against the Dimes. The ...

OGS Green knock out final match report

OGS Green knock out final match report

 The OGS green semi-final was played on Monday night. We began the game stressed, with only six girls taking the co...

Games played to the end of 2016

Games played to the end of 2016

There were six players who played their 100th game and another six players who played their 50th game for the OGs in 201...

New Football Coaching Structure Announced

New Football Coaching Structure Announced

Following a thorough and rigorous selection process, the Old Geelong Footbal...

Vale David Hooper

Vale David Hooper

The Old Geelong Cricket Club is devastated by the loss of David Hooper, who sadly passed away on 9th September 2016 afte...

Netball Scores Round 10

Netball Scores Round 10

 OGS Netball Scores Round 10 Prahran Netball Club OGS Blue Round 10 saw the OGS blue team come out on top with...

Hugh McKay wins B&F by a vote!

Hugh McKay wins B&F by a vote!

Hugh McKay has taken out the 2016 Best and Fairest by one vote over Colby O'Brien in a thrilling vote count held at Beer...

Notice of the 2016 AGM

Notice of the 2016 AGM

To the Old Geelong community, Notice is hereby given that the 2016 Old Geelong Football Club Annual General Meeting wil...

Match Report: Grand Final 2016

Match Report: Grand Final 2016

SENIORS By Tom Balcombe September 10th 2016: The Division 1 Grand Final – the date pencilled into every OGs cale...

Watch every minute of our 2016 Div 1 and Club XVIII premierships!

Watch every minute of our 2016 Div 1 and Club XVIII premierships!

Relive all the magical moments from the Senior and Club XVIII Premierships with the videos below. SENIORS ...

Netball Scores Round 9

Netball Scores Round 9

OGS Netball Scores Round 9 Richmond Netball Club OGS White This weeks game for the OGS white while not resulting in a...

Seniors Win Division 1 Premiership in Thriller

Seniors Win Division 1 Premiership in Thriller

The Old Geelong Seniors have won the 2016 VAFA Division 1 premiership, the Club's highest achievement in 50 years. As e...

Crowd Behaviour Reminder: A Message from the VAFA

Crowd Behaviour Reminder: A Message from the VAFA

Please read the message below from General Manager Football & Umpire Operations, Brian Goodman, about crowd behaviou...

Match Report: Preliminary Final 2016

Match Report: Preliminary Final 2016

After a tough week addressing the issues that caused the loss to Old Mentonians, the Seniors started well against PEGS a...

A Slice of Lemon: Grand Final Week Notes

A Slice of Lemon: Grand Final Week Notes

Grand Final Week Notes And so we will play against eight different clubs next year. OGS Preliminary Finals’ curse...

Netball Scores Round 8

Netball Scores Round 8

  OGS Netball Scores Round 8 Richmond Netball Club OGS White This weeks game for the OGS white while not resulti...

Netball Scores Round 7

Netball Scores Round 7

 OGS Netball Scores Round 7 Richmond Netball Club OGS White Monday nights game overall was a solid effort from t...

Match Reports: Semi Final 2016

Match Reports: Semi Final 2016

SENIORS By Josh Hoevenaars There were plenty of good vibes on Saturday as they Seniors headed out to the Home of the V...

A Slice of Lemon: Past Player Notes

A Slice of Lemon: Past Player Notes

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT Earlier WebNotes mentioned the first two food collection efforts for SecondBite in July. A furth...

Match Reports: Club XVIII Grand Final 2016

Match Reports: Club XVIII Grand Final 2016

CLUB XVIII By John Graham Both Jane Bunn and Livinia Nixon had predicted showers all day Sunday. Both were wrong. The ...

Netball Scores Round 6

Netball Scores Round 6

  OGS Netball Scores Round 6 Richmond Netball Club OGS White We ran onto the court firing this week, scoring the...

OGs come from behind to claim 2016 Club XVIII premiership

OGs come from behind to claim 2016 Club XVIII premiership

  The Clubbies have come from behind to win the 2016 Club XVIII Premiership in a classic encounter against West ...

Match Reports: Round 17 2016

Match Reports: Round 17 2016

SENIORS By Jason Barry I woke up to a typical fresh Melbourne morning and arrived at Keysborough Playing Fields to fac...

VAFA launches 2017 women's league

VAFA launches 2017 women's league

The VAFA officially announced on Thursday that it will commence a women’s league in 2017. The decision was announc...

Netball Scores Round 5

Netball Scores Round 5

OGS Netball Scores Round 5 Richmond Netball Club OGS White The girls came out with a loss but have started to working...

Match Reports: Round 16 2016

Match Reports: Round 16 2016

SENIORS By Shannon Gove It was another typically fresh afternoon that led the Old Geelong boys out of the South Yarra ...

Netball Scores Round 4

Netball Scores Round 4

Netball Scores Round 4 Richmond Netball Club OGS White Sadly, the first game for OGS white held a loss. However, this...

Match Reports: Round 15 2016

Match Reports: Round 15 2016

SENIORS By Will Holmes As the Seniors continue to campaign for top spot on the ladder the boys knew that Saturday&rsqu...

Match Photos: OGs at GGS

Match Photos: OGs at GGS

The Under 19s and Seniors both played on the Main Oval at GGS on the 23rd July for the first time in a VAFA match. Both ...

Netball Scores Round 3

Netball Scores Round 3

Netball Scores Round 3 Prahran Netball Club OGS Sky Blue Round 3 for the OGS Sky Blue girls turned out to be a cracke...

Match Reports: Round 14 2016

Match Reports: Round 14 2016

SENIORS By Charlie Youngman Coming into possibly the most important game of the year, the feelings amongst the boys we...

From the President: OGs go back to school!

From the President: OGs go back to school!

By Stevie Lansdell - OGFC President The OGs went “back to school” on Saturday, playing a triple-header at o...

Netball Scores Round 2

Netball Scores Round 2

  OGS NETBALL SCORES ROUND 2 Prahran Netball Club OGS SKY BLUE Despite still missing a few key players due to s...

Match Reports: Round 13 2016

Match Reports: Round 13 2016

SENIORS By Sam Youngman In a week where the top end rival teams were battling it out, the boys set off with the mindse...

OGs to field a women's football team in 2017

OGs to field a women's football team in 2017

Next year the VAFA will launch the inaugural season of their new Women's League, and Old Geelong is going to be involved...

Oggers help out SecondBite

Oggers help out SecondBite

The Old Geelong Football Club is now in its fifth season of helping SecondBite with their work, and our involvement...

Clothes distributed for 2016 Clothing Drive

Clothes distributed for 2016 Clothing Drive

Community Committee Member and organiser of many of our charity endeavours, Cathie Kemp, completed the 2016 OGFC Clothin...

Netball Scores Round 1

Netball Scores Round 1

 OGS Netball Scores Round 1 Prahran Netball Club OGS Sky Blue The first game back after a few weeks off was alwa...

Match Reports: Round 12 2016

Match Reports: Round 12 2016

SENIORS By Josh Hutley On a brisk afternoon, the Seniors headed out to Brunswick to take on the Brunswick NOBSPC footb...

Mysterious Mathematical Marvels

Mysterious Mathematical Marvels

By Will Reed (or is it Professor Frink?) Hoiven Maven, gad zooks, heavens to murgatroyd! We all know footy is a numbe...

Match Reports: Round 11 2016

Match Reports: Round 11 2016

SENIORS By Callum Wood A book of football colloquialism would tell you that a week is, by any measure, a long time in ...

A Slice of Lemon: notes from the OGFC Historian

A Slice of Lemon: notes from the OGFC Historian

Below are a few items from 1996 and 1966 compiled by the official OGFC Historian Peter Lemon: Should anyone have seen l...

Ally Kirkwood to head up the Old Geelong Netball Club

Ally Kirkwood to head up the Old Geelong Netball Club

The Old Geelong Netball Club is excited to have appointed Ally Kirkwood (Clyde, 2014) as our new Club President, having ...

Match Reports: Round 10 2016

Match Reports: Round 10 2016

SENIORS By Gus Smith It was a top of the table clash against old foe St Mary’s that had the Senior side heading ...

Match Reports: Round 9 2016

Match Reports: Round 9 2016

SENIORS By Matt Young How good is waking up on a Saturday morning in June with a smile on your face, knowing that the ...

George Burbury named in VAFA Big V Squad

George Burbury named in VAFA Big V Squad

A big congratulations to Senior player George Burbury who has been named in the VAFA Big V representative squad tha...

Match Reports: Round 8 2016

Match Reports: Round 8 2016

SENIORS By Sandy Stewart Damp and dreary conditions greeted the Senior team as they arrived to support the Reserves. D...

First Pivot Lunch celebrates 50 year anniversary of 1966 flag

First Pivot Lunch celebrates 50 year anniversary of 1966 flag

Como Park Pavilion was packed on Saturday as Oggers past and present were in attendance for the first Pivot Lunch for 20...

OGs Family gives generously for 2016 Annual Clothing Drive

OGs Family gives generously for 2016 Annual Clothing Drive

A massive thank you to those who generously donated clothes and effects to our Annual Clothing Drive that coincided with...

Match Reports: Round 7 2016

Match Reports: Round 7 2016

SENIORS By Colby O’Brien After three away losses to start the year, who do you call? Travis. Often maligned, u...

Family Ties: The Gubbins

Family Ties: The Gubbins

Keen supporters of the Old Geelong Football Club will have noticed that it is far easier these days to get hold of a cop...

Ladies Day - Saturday 25th June 2016

Ladies Day - Saturday 25th June 2016

The Old Geelong Sporting Club cordially invites the ladies of the Oggery to the 2016 Ladies Day for a day of footy, fun,...

Match Reports: Round 6 2016

Match Reports: Round 6 2016

SENIORS By Andy Leahy Gorgeous sunshine and a swirly breeze welcomed the Senior team as they made the fortnightly pilg...

Player Profile: Andy Power

Player Profile: Andy Power

Congratulations AP, after nine years at the Club, you’ve made it to the magic 100 game mark! You’ve been ar...

Family Ties: The O'Sheas

Family Ties: The O'Sheas

When we began this series a few weeks back, we named a list of those currently playing for the Club who have had relativ...

Match Reports: Round 5 2016

Match Reports: Round 5 2016

SENIORS By Rupert Kemp Wind. And lots of it. That's what the Oggers were confronted with as we got out of our cars on ...

Tickets sold out for Pivot Lunch #1

Tickets sold out for Pivot Lunch #1

All tickets have now sold out for the first Pivot Lunch for the year The Old Geelong Football Club invites you to atten...

Player Profile: Alex Herd

Player Profile: Alex Herd

Nerdy, congratulations on your 100th game at Old Geelong, it's a tremendous effort and you are now a life member of the ...

Family Ties: The Youngmans

Family Ties: The Youngmans

In this week's installment of Family Ties, we bring you a brief history of the Youngman family, who are now represented ...

Musings from Lemon: Beneath the flightpath

Musings from Lemon: Beneath the flightpath

In the most recent Results email, Penleigh and Essendon Grammar School’s ground was mentioned as being known as &l...

Match Reports: Round 4 2016

Match Reports: Round 4 2016

SENIORS By Rupert de Crespigny After a disappointing loss last weekend against Ivanhoe, the Seniors were keen to make ...

OGFC Family Ties: the Kemps

OGFC Family Ties: the Kemps

A couple of months ago an email sent to the Club’s database contained an attachment allowing anyone interested to ...

Faces Around the Club: Physios

Faces Around the Club: Physios

An introduction to our trainers for 2016 (whom, in a way, we hope to see as little of as possible), most of whom in turn...

Faces Around the Club: Volunteer Umpires

Faces Around the Club: Volunteer Umpires

The Club is required to provide one central umpires for all our Club 18 home games and all our Reserves games, and we su...

Annual clothing drive begins 28th May

Annual clothing drive begins 28th May

For a number years now the Club has conducted a clothing drive in support of one or more local charities. We will b...

Match Reports: Round 3 2016

Match Reports: Round 3 2016

SENIORS By John Forster Fresh off a good win against St. Mary’s one week prior, the Seniors were confident that ...

Losing Your Footing - The State of Como

Losing Your Footing - The State of Como

By Pete Lemon - Club Historian and Photographer Last year I sent the City of Stonnington an email mid-season congratula...

OGFC Family Ties: the Breadmores

OGFC Family Ties: the Breadmores

Club Historian and Photographer Peter Lemon has begun a series on the various family ties within our great Club, and eac...

Our Timekeeper turns back the clock!

Our Timekeeper turns back the clock!

Despite being a football club, and hence being not unfamilar with excuses, we were still shocked not long after Rou...

Match Reports: Round 2 2016

Match Reports: Round 2 2016

SENIORS By Josh Hoevenaars With the disappointment of the one-point loss against Therry Penola still firmly in mind, t...

We're a family club at Old Geelong

We're a family club at Old Geelong

The Old Geelong Football Club has (or in the case of a couple, hopes to have) a number of players with strong connection...

Win corporate tickets to Cats vs. Suns at Simonds Stadium

Win corporate tickets to Cats vs. Suns at Simonds Stadium

In partnership with our friends at ISC, we are excited to offer you the chance to win corporate tickets to watch the Gee...

Looking back with the Amateur Footballer Magazine

Looking back with the Amateur Footballer Magazine

The Club featured twice in the VAFA's Amateur Footballer's 'Looking Back' section last Saturday. 10 Years Ago - 2006 ...

Seniors and Reserves Ivanhoe ground changed

Seniors and Reserves Ivanhoe ground changed

The Seniors and Reserves matches have been moved from Ford Park to Ivanhoe Park, Ivanhoe East VIC 3079. The start times...

Match Reports: Round 1 2016

Match Reports: Round 1 2016

SENIORS -  Michael Holland The Seniors headed across the Bolte to JP Fawkner Reserve last Saturday to kick off our...

Keeping score at Como

Keeping score at Como

For some time now it has been recognised that the Club scoreboard is among some of the most antiquated to be found anywh...

Keeping up appearances

Keeping up appearances

A number of Club personnel took part – a day early, but after a Saturday morning training run – in the ...

Join the OGs squad

Join the OGs squad

If you're moving to Melbourne this year, or just want to get active, we'd love you to join the Old Geelong Sporting Club...

OGs to play at Geelong Grammar in 2016

OGs to play at Geelong Grammar in 2016

For the first time ever, the OGs will play an official VAFA match at Geelong Grammar School when the Seniors and Reserve...

OGCC 2nd XI finishes 3rd in division 3

OGCC 2nd XI finishes 3rd in division 3

Playing in the OGCC 2nd XI's first final all involved were keen to play well. After winning the toss Rohan McCarthy got ...

1968 Club history notes released

1968 Club history notes released

After being instructed by Garth Manton a few years ago to write the Club’s history within four months, Peter Lemon...

2015/16 Christmas training program

2015/16 Christmas training program

Click on the image above to download the 2015/16 Training Program designed specifically to get you fit for football ov...

Nick Bourke appointed Director of Football

Nick Bourke appointed Director of Football

The Old Geelong Football Club is thrilled to announce the appointment of Nick Bourke as the Club’s first ever Dire...

Help us out on matchday

Help us out on matchday

The following crucial roles are currently vacant for season 2016 (click on each for a general role description): Field ...

Old Geelong First XVIII win Division 1 premiership

Old Geelong First XVIII win Division 1 premiership

Old Geelong Cricket Club has won its first premiership in only its 5th season. Finishing the home and away season in 4t...

OGS Netball Scores Round 5

OGS Netball Scores Round 5

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