Martin Flanagan’s speech to the Grassroots Sports Club in Hobart, Spring 2019.

Martin Flanagan is one the country’s leading writers on Australian football. This is a timely speech about footy in Tassie which Martin gave in Hobart last weekend for the Grassroots Sports Club to raise money to buy sports equipment for disadvantaged kids.

North Hobart Football Club fights to regain its name and legacy (Member vote)

In a breakthrough at North Hobart, North Hobart Football Club (Hobart City) members will now have the chance to vote on the club’s name. [Also here, Craig Martin looks at the downfall of the North Hobart Football Club and its fight to stay alive and regain it’s name. First published in The Mercury.]

Finding North Hobart Football Club in disguise: Never Say Die

A group has mobilised in North Hobart – aiming to resurrect the North Hobart Football Club name. It’s timely to revisit this one – David Wilson’s midwinter pilgrimage to North Hobart oval from 2014, where he found a club and its supporters steeped in history.