As young men come to an AFL club, and cement their careers, they often become part of the club’s ‘family’, intertwined with its identity and story. So it was for Brad Green, a young Tasmanian who burst onto the scene in 2000, part of the excitement of a wonderful time.
Since hanging up his boots in the AFL at the end of last season, Cameron Pedersen has been keeping himself occupied – to say the least. Still a member of the MFC P&PP&OA committee, Pedersen has left the suburbs with his wife Sarah and three daughters, and has headed to
Glen Bartlett and Jackie Emmerton represented the Melbourne Football Club, while Rod Grinter, John Ahern and Lynda Carroll represented the MFC P&PP&OA. Past teammates of Ian’s were also present, with John Lord one of those who delivered an address. We were all honoured to hear from Ian’s family and friends,
Round One in the Harrison Room was a huge success for the MFC P&PP&OA, complete with past players and officials, family groups and friends, all set for a great day at the game. It was a fantastic atmosphere, with nearly 150 in the room, and much anticipation for the season
The Melbourne Football Club has many great names; many who are remembered for feats of endurance and commitment. One of those who formed part of the fabric of the 1950s and early 1960s was Ian Thorogood. A Melbourne High School recruit, his solidity and determination saw him labelled from his
It was with great sadness and many memories that all at the Melbourne Football Club heard of the recent death of Alan Gardner. A dedicated servant of the Club, and well known to all in his long term role as property steward, Gardner was made an MFC Life Member in 2002, alongside David