Almanac Poetry: Country Football

‘Country Football’ by Philip Hodgins. Such a brilliant poem we quoted it in ‘Footy Town’. [This post is reprised from 2013]

Short (footy) films from country Victoria – Part 3: by Malcolm McKinnon

The last series of videos that make up Malcolm McKinnon’s short film collection on Victorian country football.

Short (footy) films from country Victoria – Part 2: by Malcolm McKinnon

Malcolm McKinnon’s series of short films on country football in Victoria continues with six more videos.

Almanac Film: Short (footy) films from country Victoria – Part 1

Some time back, Malcolm McKinnon turned his film-making skills to country footy. Here are nine short films.

Almanac Local Footy – AFL Capricornia: I love this coaching caper!

Mick Jeffrey is now a footy coach; coaching reserve grade Aussie Rules in Far North Queensland at Brothers AFC in the AFL Capricornia. How is he going?

Mount Beauty Oval, late Autumn 2016

AJ Brady’s beautiful pic from Mt Beauty.

Quintessential country football photos

Photographer Peter Argent has captured some classic country footy moments here. [Which is your pick for quintessential country footy photo? – Ed]

Summer Fields

Bert Spinks shares his love of abandoned Tassie footy grounds in majestic surroundings – ” in remembering what has passed, my gratitude is renewed for what there is now”. (Sheer poetry -Ed.)