S (Simon) Sharley

Life Member Inducted 2024 Simon joined the Blacks in ’08. Straight from school as an 18 year old having never played a game of senior football, with soccer his previous chosen sport. With ’08 being the club’s first year in Division 2 in all its 102 year history, the...

M (Matthew) Alan

Life Member Inducted 2024 He arrived in 2008, unsure of himself & his place in the world. But 15 years later, with numerous fond memories, 3 things are clear: He’ll leave with many lifetime friendships, The original lyrics to ‘Sweet Caroline’ will forever sound...

M (Michael) Leslie

Life Member Inducted 2023 A career defender who started out in the Bs in 2012, who put his hand up to play full back just to make the senior group. Originally nicknamed Rocketman for his degrees in aerospace engineering and astrophysics, Michael has played in every...

D (Daniel) Polkinghorne

Life Member Inducted 2023 Nickname: Seagull Total Games Played: 206 B Grade Games Played: 1 Games Won (Stat Recorded Games): 105 Total Goals Kicked: 119 Most Goals Kicked In A Game: 5 – Sat 10th May 2014, against Henley at University Oval. Win: 166 to 47. C...

M. (Matthew) A. Mayes

Life Member Inducted 2022 In terms of the nickname; Whilst undertaking a pre game pitch inspection of a particularly muddy centre square one Saturday in 1994 dressed in thongs, tank top and tack suit pants Matt’s then coach Jimmy Naylor commented that it looked...

A. (Anthony) D. Butler

Life Member Inducted 2022 Started at the Blacks in 2008 and has only missed one season whilst travelling, made many great long term friends and has only positive memories from every team he has played in. Fortunate enough to win 4 Premierships including Captain of a...