Last updated June 2014


During May a new book was published by Doug Ackerly, simply called 'Coleman'.

This a great history record of a champion player and club Legend, John Coleman. This is a must read for all football followers. 

In conjunction with Doug Ackerly, our Association is marketing the Limited Edition Leather Bound copy of this book.

The series is limited to 120 copies - the club record number of goals kicked in 1950 - and will be signed by the four players, still living, who  played in that Premiership with John, namely; Ted Leehane, Jack Jones, Harold  Lambert and Noel Allanson. John Coleman’s daughter, Jenny Goulett will sign the forward to the book, and Doug Ackerly will also sign the book.


How to Order:

The cost of the book is $175 plus postage (if required) and can be ordered through our Contact Us tab. Please include your name, phone and Email contact details when ordering   a Limited Edition copy.

Hard back copies at $49.50 plus postage (if required) can also be ordered through our Contact Us tab.


We were saddened to hear of the passing of Dean Bailey in March this year. Dean played 53 games between 1986 and 1992 and was later an Assistant Coach at Essendon and Senior Coach at Melbourne Football Club. Dean was a very intelligent person and was highly regarded by all who knew him. 



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