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Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life 2024: Opening Round – Back to back?

With the opening of footy season 2024 fast approaching, Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life and the ‘True Believers’ are feeling very upbeat about their prospects for the coming season.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life 2024: Back to Back? – Go Pies

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life is back for 2024, and wonders if the Pies can go back to back.

Almanac Footy: Another great Football Rivalry – Fitzroy v Collingwood 1979-1986

Philip Mendes continues his in-depth series about VFL/AFL rivalries and this week examines the rivalry between Fitzroy and Collingwood over seasons 1979 to 1986.

Grand Final 2023 – Collingwood, I was made for loving you: my 2023 Floreat Pica premiership story

Floreat Pica Society’s Ramon Dobb shares his mighty account of a passionate weekend – as his Magpies take flight in AFL Grand Final 2023.

Almanac Footy: The agony and the ecstasy of Collingwood Grand Final experiences

Usually a man of a few, well chosen and poetic words, Damian Balasonne recounts in detail his experience of the 2023 Grand Final with glimpses from previous deciders thrown in to highlight the significance of this year’s sweet victory.

Almanac Local History – Pine Ridge Cemetery Coburg: Peter James Martin (1875-1918) – Collingwood FC

Former Collingwood footballer Peter James Martin (1875-1918) is one of many sportsmen buried at the Pine Ridge Cemetery Coburg.

Grand Final 2023 – Collingwood v Brisbane: Yes, and…

ER is one of the many faithful true believers of 2023 Premiership winners Collingwood, and in his inimitable style he presents some thoughts and insights to his feelings about the game.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: Grand Final Review – Pies Premiers!

Collingwood deservedly wins the 2023 AFL Grand Final as Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life celebrate the wonderful achievement.

Grand Final 2023 – Collingwood v Brisbane – Love, Hate, Advantages

Old Dog hits suburbia for his annual Australia-wide, roaming Grand Final pieces. And this game was a corker!

Almanac (Footy) Music: Collingwood 2023 meets “60 songs that made the 90s”

Don’t really know this 2023 Collingwood side? E.regnans gives us this guide – each player as a song from the 90s.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: Preliminary Final Review / Grand Final Preview

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life tells how Collingwood made it to the Grand Final and previews the match against Brisbane that determines this year’s premiership.

Preliminary Final – Collingwood v GWS: Enjoying the moment (Floreat Pica Society)

Frank Taylor volunteered to report on Collingwood’s Preliminary Final for the Floreat Pica Society – before the 2023 season even started. Here it is. With an extra dash of correspondence read out recently on ABC local radio.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: Finals Week 3 – Go Pies

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life is confident the Pies can make their way through to the Grand Final by defeating the Giants in their Preliminary Final match.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: Review – Finals Week 1: 1st Qualifying Final

Collingwood advance to a preliminary final as Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life reports on their win over Melbourne in the 1st Qualifying Final.

Qualifying Final – Collingwood v Melbourne: Brass in pocket (Floreat Pica Society)

It is Collingwood v Melbourne in a Qualifying Final. David Wilson nods to The Pretenders and to Jim Pavlidis as he reports for the Floreat Pica Society.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: Round 24 Review / Finals Week 1 Preview

Collingwood win the minor premiership and now for the finals! Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life and true believers are in a positive frame of mind.

Round 24 – Essendon v Collingwood: One of the best Friday night walks (Floreat Pica Society)

Linda Ho was at the MCG for (most of) Round 24, as Collingwood looked to finish the home and away season as minor premiers.

Round 23 – Collingwood v Brisbane: Is history repeating itself? (Floreat Pica Society)

Guy Fazzino felt a sense of foreboding as he headed to Docklands for Round 23 against a modern-day fierce rival. His feelings were spot on.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: Round 23 Review/Round 24 Preview

The Pies came up short against their fellow top two aspirants, Brisbane. Cam Hooke looks at the fallout and what to expect from a final clash with old enemy Essendon before the finals.

Round 22 – Collingwood v Geelong: Waltzing the Matildas at the ‘G with Pies and Cats

Citrus Bob Utber was at the MCG to watch his beloved Cats fall short against the Pies in their Round 22 match but The Matildas more than compensated with their fantastic win against France.