A Culture of Respect

La Trobe University Football Club have developed a document of Culture of Respect reflecting the ethos, guiding beliefs and ideals for all their members to embrace. Footy Almanac shares this inspiring document with you.

Oval named after La Trobe sporting legend

Tony Sheehan, a Distinguished Alumni at La Trobe University, was officially honoured last week with the naming of The Tony Sheehan Oval during the opening of La Trobe’s new Sports Park Pavilion.

Almanac Footy History: The Trobers cop both barrels (another call for commitment from Tony Sheehan)

With the La Trobe University Football Club fiftieth anniversary celebrations coming up on Aug 4 and Aug 11 we delve into their archives to find another letter (1976?) from coach Tony Sheehan.

Almanac Footy History: The Trobers (of 1976) take a long hard look at themselves

It’s mid-season 1976 and young coach (senior by La Trobe Uni FC standards) writes to his charges. Champion rover Gary Forbes kept this letter and had it on his wall for years.

Trobers’ fiftieth anniversary celebrations: Book Launch (Aug 4) and Anniversary Dinner (Aug 11)

The La Trobe University FC is celebrating its 50th year. They have produced an excellent book – No Ordinary Football Club – which will be launched on Aug 4. All welcome. This will be an informal and entertaining lunch – of reminiscing, and character assassination. They are also having their Anniversary Dinner on Aug 11.