Hi everyone. I'm Billy Slater and I play Fullback for The Melbourne Storm and for Australia in the national team. Welcome to my website where I will keep you posted on all that happens throughout the ...
05:19PM, Tue 27 January 2009

My Profile: Billy Slater

Nickname: Billy the Kid,
Born: 18 June 1983
Birthplace: Nambour, Queensland
Height: 178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight: 87 kg (13 st 10 lb)
Position: Fullback
Biography: Slater started playing rugby league for Innisfail Brothers as a four-year-old. He worked with the Waterhouse racing stable in Sydney for six months after school before becoming homesick. He then took a chance on league, driving 20 hours from north Queensland to Brisbane for a trial with Brisbane Norths,  and was quickly offered a contract. After two standout seasons in the Queensland Cup, Slater was rushed into the Storm's full time squad, and has continually taken his game to new levels year after year. After representing Queensland in 2004 and 2005, Slater returned to State of Origin this year, as well as dominating at international level for Australia. A stunning 2008 saw Slater star for Melbourne - he was named Storm player of the year - Queensland and Australia, with his reward the Golden Boot for the world's best player. He also made up for narrowly missing out on the Dally M medal by being named the Rugby League Federation's player of the year
A freakish try-scorer, Slater, despite how impossible it may seem, will again be looking to take his game to another level in 2009. One of the club's hardest trainers, Slater is also one of the game's most exciting players, with opposition defences often left wondering how he managed to elude them. Slater has also worked extremely hard in several areas of his game of the past couple of seasons, adding a kicking and passing game. The dazzling fullback can also be found at hooker during stages of games in order to give his skipper, Cameron Smith, a breather.

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07:55PM, Sun 22 February 2009
it was interesting reading your profile , i play some rugby league plays fullback manly been playing touch manly,in off season .
got in two trys in the game last week think the frist was about half way through the second half then the second was right as the siren went for full time.
were going into semi's finals next week and if there is any advice you can give me please do

by the way injoyed reading your profile
Reply to Sharky
09:38PM, Sat 7 March 2009
hey do u hav msn send it 2 me n i will add u!!!
Reply to Joseph Petterson
05:20PM, Mon 23 March 2009
heyy billy the kid lol
can i ask some questions about footy
i got asked by north side devils to play for them
but i choose to stay with my old club
and i was gunna try out for melbourne
because some person herd about me and i couldnt
do the try outs because i broke me finger and hand
and we had a fun game on friday night we won 16-36
and some people came up to me after the game
and he was a selector from camberra and now they
are gunna be watching my games so yer
spring wood repp lol
Reply to Brock Timmins
07:58PM, Sat 28 March 2009
04:30PM, Sun 29 March 2009
i got cam smith on sunday and billy slater is my friend
04:33PM, Sun 29 March 2009
11:58AM, Wed 22 April 2009
Kia ora Billy, my name is Zane and I live in Werribee, Melbourne. I moved here from New Zealand Two years ago. I was a keen Warriors fan but now that I live here I have adopted a new team THE MELBOURNE STORM. I play locally for the Werribee Bears. We are a new team in this years competition and weve played three preseason games so far and all of them we have lost. However its still early we just need to train harder and smarter. I am a avivd fan of yours I like the professionallism that you display on NRL on FOX especially when the questions they were giving you were hard however though you recovered well. Well Billy I hope you and the rest of the team regroup from mondays game and give the warriors something to think about this weekend. I thought I'll add that Sam Rapira from the Warriors, I,ve played with him back in New Zealand, the year after we won the grand final there, it was for a team called HUKANUI and I played along side his dad and his brother Steve Rapira who now plays for the North Queensland Cowboys. Besides all that I wish you the best for this weekend GO THE STORM!
Reply to Zane Aranui
08:51PM, Fri 24 April 2009
Billy, my 13 year old grand son thinks you are wonderful and has all the storm gear. He plays league too,Janette
Reply to janette golledge
03:24PM, Tue 9 June 2009
hey billy i play rugby league for bribie island u might have versed my region when you were younger the sunshine coast well i play second row and i need your help well advice but i needhelp with scoring tries. im one of the best forwards in my team but i havnt scored a try in the time ive been playing wich is three years so plz could you write back and give me some advice?
Reply to james hitch
06:00PM, Tue 21 July 2009
hey billy your the best im your biggest fan annnnnnnnnnd i think you have the same b'day as me
Reply to Jakey Healy
11:58AM, Sat 8 August 2009
billy slater ur da mahn i like ur highlights ae good luck with cowboys
Reply to Chris Williams
06:46PM, Mon 10 August 2009
wat are graet player u are

Reply to caleb sasey
07:44PM, Sun 16 August 2009
can you please tell greg inglis to not go to the afl because afl sucks, because nrl is way better and more fun and he is really good at playing

from alexander swan your biggest fan
Reply to Haz
07:54PM, Sun 16 August 2009
Hi Billy the kid, you are my favourite player. I've got all the storm stuff. I've got pics of you on my wall just so you know i'm your biggest fan 4 ever even when you've retired in a really long time. Can you give me some advice about football cos i'm the best forward in my local footy team and i've only scored one try all by myself in an 80m run.
From your best fan Alexander Swan. STORM IS THE BEST!!!
Reply to Haz
12:30PM, Tue 13 October 2009
Hey billy
Oi my sister is obessed with you lol:)
what you doing?

Xx jackie from the coast
Reply to jacquelyn sinclair
07:04PM, Sun 25 October 2009
hey billy. u rock. love you!!!!
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08:07PM, Wed 11 November 2009
hello billy can u send me a melbourne storm jersey, im u're biggest fan.
Reply to Beily
07:15PM, Mon 31 May 2010
07:54PM, Mon 31 May 2010
can u send me a storm jersey because i can't seem to find one down here? i am a size 10

from sandon
Reply to sandon small
10:17PM, Wed 16 June 2010
Hi Billy, my mum is writing this for me. My name is Bayleigh and I'm a10 year old boy, and I think ur the best at footy. I saw u make a break tonight in the State of Origin, & u were incredible. I have to go to bed now, but I would love to hear from you sometime soon. Cheers Mate
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