From The Vault - 1986 Premiership

To mark 30 years since the Club won the 1986 Premiership, we took a look back at some video highlights from that year in a three part "From The Vault" series:

PART ONE - Pre-Game Address (link:

PART TWO - Match Highlights (link:

PART THREE - Post-Game Presentation (Video upload coming soon)


Bloods 1986 Premiership Team

B John Wren Tony Said Daryl Crump
HB Shane Slattery  Bob Williams  Terry Kennedy
C Mick Taylor Mark Hunter Steve Leonard
HF Steve Smith  Butch Edwards Geoff Everett c/c
F Mark Hanley Hugh Carey v/c Mick Gleeson
Brad Carter Darren Beck Buzz Williams
Int Peter Cecil Phil Turner  
Em Rob Schwartz    

Chair  Select.   Peter Stewart

Runner    Peter Halvey

Team Manager   Ken Higginbotham

Trainers     Peter Butler, Jon Kay, Graeme Quick, Jim Berryman 



Pres.        Mick Williams

V/Pres.    Bill Butler, Alf Bell

Sec.         Ken Bailey

Tres.        Grant Fenton

Gen. Committee - Graeme Jacobi, Bob Williams, Peter Butler, Bill Weatherly, Geoff Muntz, Graeme Quick,  John Lamont


Meltonians Committee

Pres.    Robert Battye

Sec.     Nola Battye

Tres.    Paul Cassar

Comm.   Brian Butler, Gary Paterson, Alan Evans, Bill Patterson, Graeme Jarrad, Gerard Williams


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