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Game & Event Calendar (updated)

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Covid update

The EFNL and therefore Whitehorse Pioneers are yet to receive any further guidance for community sport from the Government and AFL Victoria regarding this weekend. The State Government and the DHHS will make this decision and the League will have no influence over the outcome.more

Past Players Day

Get down to Whitehorse Pioneers on Saturday 15th of May, where we will be celebrating 50 years since one of the greatest days in club history

PIONEERS VS DONVALE

Time: 12:00pmmore

1Breadcrumb App Instructions - Sign in required to enter pavilion

Due to Covid-19, all players, supporters and members will be required to download the 1Breadcrumb App and sign in whenever you enter the pavilion. The sign in process is listed below.more

Coaching Staff

Whitehorse Pioneers FNC have the great pleasure in announcing the appointment of Jackson Maloney as Senior Assistant Coach.more

Coaching Update

Whitehorse Pioneers Football & Netball Club wish to advise Brad Taws, our senior coach will not be continuing into Season 2021more

2021 Sponsors & Partnerships

Whitehorse Pioneers would like to thank the following people for coming on board for the 2021 seasonmore

Attention All Under 19s

An invitation is extended to our 202o Under 19’s, to new Under 19 players and to parents
of those groups, to attend a pre-season update and briefing on the season aheadmore

Vale Ian Fyfe

Whitehorse Pioneers Football Netball Club is saddened by the news of the passing of past player Ian Fyfe.

Whilst Ian is best known for his cricketing prowess with Blackburn South CC he was a very handy footballer for Pioneers and a Reserves Premiership Player in the early 80’s.
Ian was always a kind & caring person and valued Club member.

Our condolences to all his family & friends.more

Interested in sponsorship?

Are you, or someone you know, interested in becoming a club sponsor? Or wanting to sponsor a player? Because NOW'S the time! Contact us for more detailsmore

Game & Event Calendar

Get out your pens and jot these dates down in your diary, because the Game & Event calendar is here!more

Season 2021 Coaches Confirmed

Whitehorse Pioneers Football and Netball Club is pleased to announce that our current coaches are committed and continuing on for Season 2021.more

Annual General Meeting - Wednesday 9th September 2020

The Annual General Meeting of the Whitehorse Pioneers Football & Netball Club Inc will be held via Zoom on Wednesday 9th September 2020 @ 7pmmore

Nominations invited for 2021 Committee

The Annual General Meeting of the Whitehorse Pioneers Football & Netball Club Inc will be held via Zoom on Wednesday 9th September 2020 @ 7pm.more

Vale Neil Carson

One of the founding fathers of the Pioneers, Emeritus Professor Neil Carson AO, passed away on 10th June 2020 at the age of 92.more

2020 Season Update from our President

An update from our President to Pioneer Players, Sponsors, Volunteers & Supporters.more

Club restarting training & events

Whitehorse Pioneers Football & Netball Club is pleased to announce a new partnership with 1Breadcrumb to help facilitate our Club’s return to sport and events.more

Club Raffle - Win a car!

Calling all members, players and supporters - Whitehorse Pioneers Football and Netball Club needs your help!more

New captain Tom Connell

We are pleased to announce our new club captain for 2020 is Tom Connell.more

Thanks Mav Gleed

As we announce our new club captain for 2020, we would like to thank Maverick Gleed on his 6 years of service as captain of the Whitehorse Pioneers Football and Netball Club.more

Vale Michael Peet

It is a sad time for the Whitehorse Pioneers Football & Netball Club with the passing of Michael Peet.more

RESERVES/DEVELOPMENT COACHING POSITION

THE WHITEHORSE PIONEERS FOOTBALL NETBALL CLUB AFFILIATED WITH THE EASTERN FOOTBALL NETBALL LEAGUE SEEK SUITABLE QUALIFIED APPLICANTS FOR OUR RESERVES/DEVELOPMENT COACH POSITION FOR THE 2020 SEASON AND BEYOND.more

Annual General Meeting - Monday 28th October 2019

The Annual General Meeting of the Whitehorse Pioneers Football & Netball Club Inc. will be held in the Springfield Park clubrooms commencing 7pm.more

Presentation Night 2019 Awards

Congratulations to our 2019 club award winners:more
Brad Taws Senior Coach

2020 Senior Coach Appointment

The Whitehorse Pioneers Football and Netball Club committee is pleased to announce the appointment of Brad Taws as our senior coach for the 2020 season.more

SENIOR COACHING POSITION

The Whitehorse Pioneers Football & Netball Club is affiliated with the Eastern Football League. We are seeking suitably qualified applicants for our Senior coaching position for the 2020 season.more
Jamie Carpenter Coach 2018-19

Coaching Announcement

It is with regret and admiration that the Whitehorse Pioneers Football & Netball Club announce that Jamie Carpenter will not continue on as the senior football coach in 2020.more

Vale Beth Austerberry

The Whitehorse Pioneers Football & Netball Club is saddened by the passing of Beth Austerberry on 30th April.more
2018 Div 4 Senior Premiers

Seniors win 2018 Premiership

THE Whitehorse Pioneers produced a stunning second-half display to claim the 2018 Division 4 premiership on Saturday afternoon, defeating the Glen Waverley Hawks by 16 points at Walker Park.more
U12 Co-captains and Coach

U19s win 2018 Premiership

Our joint Whitehorse/South Croydon U19's were crowned 2018 Premiers after a convincing 9.6-60 win against Surry Park 4.12-36more

Cliff and Peter Hoath Tribute Day

Saturday 28th April, 12.30pm
Home Game V Silvan
Springfield Park Social Rooms
Finger food supplied
Drinks at Bar prices
RSVP to Deane Job 0419 374 010more

Season Launch 2018

Football & Netball Club Launch for 2018

Saturday 17th of March at East Box Hill Cricket Club rooms.more

Welcome you our new recruits for 2018

WPFNC would like to take the time out to welcome the new recruits for 2018, welcome back some old faces and congratulate the coaching and football department staff.more

Annual General Meeting - Monday 30th October *Reminder*

The Annual General Meeting of the Whitehorse Pioneers Football Club Inc. will be held at East Box Hill Cricket Club (Whitehorse Reserve Pavilion - 1160 Whitehorse Rd next to Box Hill High School) commencing 6pm on Monday 30th October 2017.more

2018 Senior Coach Appointments

The Whitehorse Pioneers committee is very excited to announce that our Senior coach for the 2018 season will be Jamie Carpenter. Carpy has 200 plus Pioneers games and assistant coach experience.

The committee is also very excited to announce that our Reserves coach for the 2018 season will be Pioneers past premiership player Dylan Tempany.more

Senior Coaching Position

THE WHITEHORSE PIONEERS FOOTBALL CLUB AFFILIATED WITH THE EASTERN FOOTBALL LEAGUE. SEEK SUITABLE QUALIFIED APPLICANTS FOR OUR SENIOR COACHING POSITION FOR THE 2018 SEASON.more

BBQ Trailer Raffle

PLEASE NOTE BBQ TRAILER RAFFLE HAS NOW BEEN EXTENDED BY 7 DAYSmore

Reverse Raffle

SATURDAY 15TH JULY 7pm @ Clubrooms
$3,000 Major Prizemore

In Maroon & White Achievement Award

Announcement of the WHPFC 150 Senior Game “In Maroon & White” achievement award
This acknowledgement includes a player membership with the Whitehorse Pioneers Football Club
This membership gives you free entry each year into the Whitehorse Pioneer Games at home
All memberships will be presented at the Presidents lunch on the 19th August 2017more

Round 9

Our Seniors had a massive win against second on the ladder Forest Hill by 42 points.more

Pioneers Annual Ball

THE VENETO CLUB- JUNE 17TH, 7PM TILL LATEmore

Round 8- Vs. Coldstream

The 19s had a tough game against division 3 Scoresby team going down by 52 points, Jack Behrendt and Ben Hillman in the best for the day
Our reserves also had a loss this week against Coldstream the bigger body's of Coldstream were to much for our undermanned side.more

Round 4, May 2017

Down at Horse Stadium the club saw a great effort by all three sides having solid wins against Kilsyth.more

Round 3, April 2017

The Senior team continues with its wins with 3 in a row against Silvan in Round 3.more

Annual General Meeting - Monday 14th November *New Venue*

The Annual General Meeting of the Whitehorse Pioneers Football Club Inc. will be held in the Whitehorse Reserve Pavilion (off Whitehorse Rd next to Box Hill High School)commencing 7pm on Monday 14th November 2016. Nominations are invited for election to 2017 Committee (click More for details.)more

Presentation Night 2016

Congratulations to all our award winners for 2016 (see below.) A special thanks to all the players, volunteers, sponsors and supporters for a great year!more

1986 Premiership Reunion

The club recently hosted the 1986 PREMIERSHIP REUNION and PAST PLAYERS DAY combined with the PRESIDENTS & CORPORATE SPONSORS LUNCHEON - The special guest speaker was Alle de Wolde. The 1986 Reunion photos can be downloaded by clicking More then opening the attachment.more

Vale Cheryl Burnes

Whitehorse Pioneers (formerly Box Hill Baptist Pioneers) Football Club are saddened by the passing of Cheryl Burnes.
Cheryl was a Life Member and past Committee member serving our club for many years.
Our thoughts are extended to Cheryl's' family.more

Vale Lorraine Job

The Whitehorse Pioneers FC is saddened by the passing of Lorraine Job on Monday.

Lorraine was a life member, club stalwart, second mum to many and a remarkable person. Her contribution to everything that is “The Pioneers” had made the Club such a great place to be.

Our thoughts are with Ian, Deane, Leeanne, Zane and all their families.more

2016 Coaching Group

Whitehorse Pioneers are pleased to announce the coaching group for season 2016

Senior Coach: Derek Shaw
Assistant Coaches: Ray Walker and Andrew Beever

Reserves coach: Josh Young

Under 19s coach: Roy Fenton
Assistant Coach: Rod Paine

Do not forget Pre-Season training every Monday and Wednesday from 6pm at Springfield Parkmore

Offer for Pioneer members, players and supporters

Please see the attached flyer from one of your sponsors Surrey Hills Bendigo Bank with some offers and deals for all Pioneers members, players and supporters.

If you are thinking of making the switch to a new bank or need a new loan please call Bendigo on 9890 7188, or pop into their branch:
107 Union Road Surrey Hills 3127more

GALA NIGHT & REVERSE RAFFLE Sat 4th July

Saturday 4th July - Chance to win $5,000!more

WHITEHORSE PIONEERS LADIES DAY

2nd May 2015 from 12 Noon
High Tea and Champagne
Pampering and Pop Up Shops
$50 per Headmore

SOUTH AFRICAN LIONS

Representatives of the South African Lions at last nights training.more
South African Lions

SOUTH AFRICAN LIONS come to train with the Whitehorse Pioneers

SOUTH AFRICAN LIONS to train with the Whitehorse Pioneers Thursday 14th Augustmore
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Ladder

3rd Division Seniors 2021
POS TEAM % Won
1 Warrandyte 88.89
2 East Burwood 66.67
3 Donvale 66.67
4 Waverley Blues 63.64
5 Ferntree Gully 60.00
6 Scoresby 55.00
7 Glen Waverley 27.78
8 Whitehorse Pioneers 18.18
9 Fairpark 10.00

Ladder

3rd Division Reserves 2021
POS TEAM % Won
1 East Burwood 100.00
2 Waverley Blues 72.73
3 Warrandyte 66.67
4 Ferntree Gully 60.00
5 Donvale 44.44
6 Scoresby 40.00
7 Fairpark 40.00
8 Whitehorse Pioneers 18.18
9 Glen Waverley 11.11

Ladder

3rd Division Under 19's 2021
POS TEAM % Won
1 Waverley Blues 100.00
2 Bayswater 66.67
3 Ringwood 55.56
4 Donvale 55.56
5 Ferntree Gully 50.00
6 Warrandyte 44.44
7 Whitehorse Pioneers 36.36
8 Glen Waverley Eagles 33.33
9 Scoresby 30.00