LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 5:22 PM

After three months of strong debate and negotiation the nonaligned WAFL clubs (of which WPFC are one) finally agreed to terms and conditions for the WAFL competition in 2013 and 2014.

I wish to remind you all that this was not West Perth’s preferred outcome. We believed and had made the point strongly on a numerous occasions that the WAFL competition would be better served with out the influence of the host clubs or stand-alone Read More [+]

FALCONS WIN AUSTRALIA DAY AWARD

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 2:49 PM

The West Perth District and the West Perth Football Club have jointly been recognised by the City of Joondalup as winners of the 2013 Premier’s Australia Day Citizenship Awards for a Community Group.

To win this award, winners need to have demonstrated leadership, have enhanced the lives of people in their communities and have acted as inspiring role models for others.

This award, presented by Mayor Troy Pickard, was proudly won by the West Perth Read More [+]

HOPING FOR BIG THINGS IN 2013

Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 4:28 PM

BY SEAN COWAN

He mightn’t have the biggest frame in the WAFL, but West Perth is hoping midfielder Steven Potente can add some real fight to the Falcons’ midfield after joining the club from Swan Districts over the summer.

Despite having a solid reputation at Bassendean, where he played 24 League games after making his debut in 2009, the 70kg Potente decided to make the switch to Arena Joondalup after missing most of the past two seasons.

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2013 CORPORATE CLASSIC

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 6:45 PM

The 2013 Corporate Classic is on once again and we need your support!!! This unique opportunity only comes around once a year and gives you the chance to win $10,000 worth of prizes as our Major Sponsor for 2013!!!

The 2013 Corporate Classic draw will be held on Friday the 8th of March 2013 in the Premiers Suite at the Arena Joondalup. The Falcons Corporate Classic is the perfect opportunity for businesses to obtain maximum exposure!

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BE A PART OF THE RED & THE BLUE

Monday, January 21, 2013 - 8:15 PM

We are looking for switched on and motivated individuals, who love the game and the West Perth Football Club, to fill a variety of game day volunteer roles.

Positions are available in the areas of Sports Trainers, Interchange Stewards, Team Managers, Timekeepers and Water Carriers.

No experience is necessary as full training and support is provided. 

What you will need is:

  • An open mind and a sense of humour
  • Enthusiasm and a willingness to learn
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RESERVED SEATING 2013

Monday, January 21, 2013 - 6:11 PM

Due to the overwhelming success of our Reserved Seating option in 2012 and postitive feedback from members, we are pleased to offer the same option for Season 2013.

Once again members will have the option of reserving a seat in the Whinnen Dempsey Stand at a cost of $50 per seat. Your chosen seat will be marked with your name for the duration of the 2013 Season.

We are now accepting payments for Reserved Seating Read More [+]

IN MEMORY OF BRIAN SAMPSON & PETER O'DONOHUE

Monday, January 21, 2013 - 5:19 PM

The West Perth Football Club was saddened to hear the news over the Christmas break of the loss of 1969 Premiership player Brian Sampson and former Captain Coach Peter O’Donohue.

Brian passed away on the 16th of December 2012 in his native Melbourne. He will be best remembered for his able ruck work and his skillful forward play. Brian had played 100 games and won two Premierships with Essendon in 1962 and 1965 before arriving Read More [+]

CLIPSAL BY SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC RE-SIGN FOR 2013

Friday, January 18, 2013 - 4:22 PM

The Falcons are proud to announce the re-signing of Clipsal by Schneider Electric as our key corporate sponsor for 2013.

Clipsal have been an integral supporter of the West Perth Football Club for the past eight years. In 2012 Clipsal significantly increased their commitment to include logos on the League and Reserves jumpers, player’s polo shirts and perimeter signage.

West Perth President Brett Raponi paid tribute to Clipsal and in particular, their State Manager Steve Read More [+]

POSITION VACANT:16'S MANAGER AND TRAINER

Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 7:47 PM

The West Perth 16's Les Fong Development Squad is currently seeking an organised, reliable and motivated individual to join the team. The 16's Les Fong Development Squad Manager is required to complete the following tasks:

     - Attend all training sessions and match days.

     - Mark attendance and absentees at both training and match days.

     - Collect and record all player levy payments.

     - Distribute all playing gear.

     - Be a Read More [+]

16'S DEVELOPMENT SQUAD BOOTCAMP

Friday, January 4, 2013 - 6:10 PM

Saturday 22nd December saw the West Perth FC Les Fong 16's Development Squad converge on Claytons Beach, Mindarie to be put through their paces before having some time off over the Christmas and New Year period.

The squad were handed over to well equipped martial arts experts Graham McDonnell and Phil Britten from WA Institute of Martial Arts for the next two hours of physical conditioning and team building. Graham and Phil are co-owners of Read More [+]