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Womens Football Late 1940s

Mail Adelaide 27-Sep-1947 p5 Inter Company Crop
Mail Adelaide 27-Sep-1947 p5 Inter Company Crop

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Notes:
  • Many matches in Tasmania and a rise in the number of matches in Victoria

Date Venue
Crowd
Team 1 Team 2 Comments Notes
10-Jun-1946
Monday
Burnie
West Park
Tas
Hockey Players Basketball Players (Scheduled) 1
c Jul 1946 Albany
WA
Women
Western Mail Perth 18-Jul-1946 p26s men v Women
Western Mail Perth 18-Jul-1946 p26s men v Women
Men
Western Mail Perth 18-Jul-1946 p26s men v Women
Western Mail Perth 18-Jul-1946 p26s men v Women
Fancy Dress Match
17-Aug-1946
Saturday
Ulverstone
Tas
Devonport Ulverstone
Examiner Launceston 20-Aug-1946 p5 Devonport v Ulverstone
Examiner Launceston 20-Aug-1946 p5 Devonport v Ulverstone
18-Aug-1946
Sunday
Rye
Vic
Rosebud (winners) Rye (Return match) 2
14-Sep-1946
Saturday
Vic
Footscray (Social Club) Yarraville (Social Club)
Argus 16-Sep-1946 p8 Footscray and Yarraville
Argus 16-Sep-1946 p8 Footscray and Yarraville
3
14-Sep-1946
Saturday
Winnap
Vic
Winnap
(Winners)
Heywood Portland Hospital 45
28-Sep-1946
Saturday
Ulverstone Launceston
4.1
Examiner Launceston 2-Oct-1946 p5 Launceston Team
Examiner Launceston 2-Oct-1946 p5 Launceston Team
Combined Devonport and Ulverstone
4.8
18-May-1947
Sunday
Vic
Rosebud v Rye and Dromana intended to be Scheduled 6
03-Jul-1947
Thursday
Hobart
Bellerive Ground
Tas
Clarence Women
Mercury Hobart 2-Jul-1947 p23 Clarence Womens Football Team
Mercury Hobart 2-Jul-1947 p23 Clarence Womens Football Team
Clarence TFL (Men) Raise Funds for Errection of Seating 7
06-Jul-1947
Sunday
Vic South Melbourne
Examiner Launceston 26-Jun-1947 p1 South Melb
Examiner Launceston 26-Jun-1947 p1 South Melb
Footscray
Argus 30-Jun-1947 p16 SM v Footscray
Argus 30-Jun-1947 p16 SM v Footscray
Scheduled
Umpire: Dick Reynolds
Argus 26-Jun-1947 p4 SM v Foots
Argus 26-Jun-1947 p4 SM v Foots
8
25-Jul-1947
Friday
South Melbourne
Vic
Footscray v Carlton South Melbourne v StKilda (Scheduled lightning Premiership)
Argus 7 Jul 1947 P24 StKilda Team Womens Lightning Premiership
Argus 7 Jul 1947 P24 StKilda Team Womens Lightning Premiership
9
c Aug 1947 Vic Protest by Frankston Methodist Mens Society for local council approval for womens match on a Sunday 10
10-Aug-1947
Sunday
St Arnaud
Vic
(Acting Matron Bans Trainee Nurses who had planned a charity match) 11
09-Aug-1947
Saturday
Hawthorn
Vic
Carlton v South Melbourne Hawthorn v Foots (Scheduled lightning Premiership) 12
13-Sep-1947
Saturday
Cobden
Vic
Cobden Camperdown 13
20-Sep-1947
Saturday
Camperdown
Vic
Cobden Camperdown 14
27-Sep-1947
Saturday
Adelaide
Walkerville Oval
SA
1000 Spectators, 1500 Spectators
John Martins
7.6
Mail Adelaide 27-Sep-1947 p5 Inter Company
Mail Adelaide 27-Sep-1947 p5 Inter Company
A.S. Horne (Fashornes)
6.5
News Adelaide 27-Aug-1947 p3 Inter Factory
News Adelaide 27-Aug-1947 p3 Inter Factory
Childrens Hospital
Umpire: Fred Russell
News Adelaide 22-Aug-1947 p4 Charity Game Proposed
News Adelaide 22-Aug-1947 p4 Charity Game Proposed

Mail Adelaide 27Sep1947 p3 ASHorne v JohnMartins
Mail Adelaide 27Sep1947 p3 ASHorne v JohnMartins
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28-Sep-1947
Sunday
Adelaide
Princess Square Beverley
SA
Enterprise Tigers Philips Magpies Adelaide Childrens Hospital Building Fund
Umpire: Haydn Bunton
Sunday Times Perth 28-Sep-1947 p3 Bunton Umpires Charity Game
Sunday Times Perth 28-Sep-1947 p3 Bunton Umpires Charity Game
19
c Oct 1947 Port Neill
SA
Women Men
Chronicle Adelaide 16-Oct-1947 p34 Charity Match
Chronicle Adelaide 16-Oct-1947 p34 Charity Match
Raise Money for Local Tennis Courts
13-Oct-1947
Monday
Adelaide
Mortlock Park
SA
Slatters Ltd
6.7
Philips Electrical Industries
3.5
Oval Improvements
Girls Football Match (Labour Day)
2021
c May 1948 Launceston
St Patricks Oval
Tas
Green and Golds
9-6
Blue and Reds
6-6
Funds for vigoro Team 22
c Jun 1948 Boree Creek
NSW
Women
(winners by 2 goals)
men Recreation Ground Improvement Fund 23
08-Jun-1948
Tuesday
Adelaide
Goodwood Oval
SA
City Tigers
3.5
Advertiser Adelaide 9 Jun 1948 p3 Tigers v Rovers
Advertiser Adelaide 9 Jun 1948 p3 Tigers v Rovers
Rundle Rovers
3.3
Goodwood Football Club
Umpires:Sid Hill, R.Ackland, L.McDonald
(under floodlights)
Chronicle - Adelaide 17Jun1948 p24
Chronicle - Adelaide 17Jun1948 p24
2425
c Jul 1948 Kellys
NSW
West Albury North Albury Umpire: Mr Doug Frobys 26
08-Aug-1948
Sunday
Perth
Perth Oval
WA
East Perth West Perth Sporting Queen in Wooroloo Hospital Queen Competition 27
17-Sep-1948
Friday
WA
Three exhibition matches played so far (Perth Womens Teams) 28
14-Aug-1948
Saturday
Albany
WA
ATC Sports Club Girls ATC Sports Club 'B' (men?) Umpire:Ken Meyers (Central Umpire) 29
05-Sep-1948
Sunday
Albany
Centennial Oval
WA
Large Crowd
ATC Mills
4.3
Towns-Narrikup
0.4
Youth Sports Day - ATC Queen in the Wooroloo Appeal
Umpire: Mr C. Croxford
3031
04-Sep-1948
Saturday
Burnie
Tas
Highclerc and Ridgley West Ridgley and Tewkesbury 32
09-Oct-1948
Saturday
Macclesfield
Maccy Oval
SA
Married Single Popular Queen Competition
(organised)
33
10-Oct-1948
Sunday
Castlemaine
Vic
More than 2,000
34
06-Aug-1949
Saturday
Bridgetown
WA
Warriors Supporters
(Winners)
Rovers Supporters Sponsored by Hockey Team 3536
c Sep 1949 King Island
Currie Recreation Ground
Tas
North Supporters
(Winners by 6 Goals)
Currie Supporters King Island Public Hospital 3738
10-Sep-1949
Saturday
Hobart
Tas
Women Students of Utas World Student Relief Fund
Mercury Hobat 9 Sep-1949 p20 Uni Tas
Mercury Hobat 9 Sep-1949 p20 Uni Tas
39
11-Sep-1949
Sunday
Melbourne
Deer Park Oval
Vic
Fabrex (ICI) Ammunition (ICI) ICI Social Club Event
Umpire: Charlie Sutton
40
21-Aug-1949
Sunday
Marion
SA
Women Men (in Skirts) 41
18-Sep-1949
Sunday
Capel
WA
Bridgetown Capel 42
10-Oct-1949
Monday
Mount Gambier
Vansittart Park
SA
Umpire: Ray Horsell (in fancy Dress) 4344
c Oct 1949 Freemantle
WA
West Perth
3.2
Daily News Perth 19-Aug-1949 p21 West Perth - Practice Match Photos
Daily News Perth 19-Aug-1949 p21 West Perth - Practice Match Photos
North Fremantle
9.15
4546
23-Oct-1949
Sunday
Perth
Osborne Park
WA
West Perth North Fremantle Daily News Orphans Christmas Cheer Appeal
Umpire: Merv McIntosh
4748
30-Oct-1949
Sunday
Perth
South Perth Oval
WA
Perth South Perth 'Perth team includes a Migrant Girl' 49



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End Notes


1. BURNIE. (1946, June 5). Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954), p. 4. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article68978926
2. ROSEBUD. (1946, August 22). Standard (Frankston, Vic. : 1939 - 1949), p. 6. Retrieved February 14, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article75059054
3. No title. (1946, September 16). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), p. 8. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22322979
4. GIRLS AT FOOTBALL. (1946, September 19). Portland Guardian (Vic. : 1876 - 1953), p. 5 Edition: EVENING. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article64409017
5. NEW ENGINE FOR ELECTRIC LIGHT WORKS. (1946, September 23). Portland Guardian (Vic. : 1876 - 1953), p. 2 Edition: EVENING. Retrieved February 14, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article64409046
6. ROSEBUD NOTES. (1947, May 15). Standard (Frankston, Vic. : 1939 - 1949), p. 7. Retrieved February 14, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article73596362
7. Clarence Women's Football Team. (1947, July 2). The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954), p. 23. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article26406824
8. Women to try skill at football. (1947, June 24). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), p. 11. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22435396
9. GIRLS' TEAMS MEET IN FOOTBALL. (1947, July 5). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), p. 46. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22440524
10. WOMEN'S FOOTBALL. (1947, July 31). Standard (Frankston, Vic. : 1939 - 1949), p. 6. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article73597583
11. Football for nurses is "unprofessional". (1947, August 7). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), p. 1. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22446711
12. Girls to play another series of matches. (1947, July 22). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), p. 13. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22441970
13. Camperdown Girls' Football Team. (1947, August 11). Camperdown Chronicle (Vic. : 1877 - 1954), p. 2 Edition: Afternoons.. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article65242352
14. Camperdown Girls' Football Team. (1947, August 11). Camperdown Chronicle (Vic. : 1877 - 1954), p. 2 Edition: Afternoons.. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article65242352
15. Year's Funniest Football Game. (1947, September 27). The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954), p. 3. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article55890839
16. Women's Football At Walkerville Oval. (1947, September 27). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954), p. 5. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article36001658
17. Women Provide Amusing Game Of Football. (1947, September 29). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954), p. 5. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article36001869
18. Women's Football At Walkerville Oval. (1947, September 27). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954), p. 5. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article36001658
19. Haydn Bunton To Umpire Girls' Football Match. (1947, September 24). News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954), p. 8. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article127064704
20. CROWDS INVADE BEACHES AND HILLS. (1947, October 13). News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954), p. 5. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article127018707
21. Garden Suburb Carnival. (1947, October 14). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954), p. 11. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article36004658
22. WOMEN AT FOOTBALL. (1948, May 26). Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954), p. 10. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article52637340
23. BOREE CREEK. (1948, June 18). Narandera Argus and Riverina Advertiser (NSW : 1893 - 1953), p. 4. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article101257434
24. Football In The Rain—As Played By Women. (1948, June 9). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954), p. 3. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article43770039
25. Round The Pickets. (1948, May 14). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954), p. 8. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article43766841
26. GIRLS AT FOOTBALL. (1948, July 30). Wodonga and Towong Sentinel (Vic. : 1885 - 1954), p. 2. Retrieved February 14, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article69596497
27. Women To Play Football Today. (1948, August 8). Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954), p. 6 Section: The Sunday Times Sporting Section. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article59484443
28. And now, the new look in football. (1948, September 17). The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950), p. 2 Edition: HOME. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article79686626
29. Girls Football Team. (1948, August 12). Albany Advertiser (WA : 1897 - 1950), p. 2. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article70529115
30. Girl's Football. (1948, September 6). Albany Advertiser (WA : 1897 - 1950), p. 8. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article70529675
31. A.T.C. Sports Club. (1948, August 30). Albany Advertiser (WA : 1897 - 1950), p. 5. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article70529513
32. WOMEN'S FOOTBALL. (1948, September 4). Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954), p. 22. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article69181758
33. MACCLESFIELD NEWS. (1948, September 30). Southern Argus (Port Elliot, SA : 1866 - 1954), p. 4. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article96835842
34. PROTEST AGAJNST GIRLS' FOOTBALL. (1948, October 15). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), p. 5. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22688841
35. FOOTBALL MATCH FOR WOMEN. (1949, September 15). The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954), p. 16. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article47670490
36. WOMEN TO PLAY FOOTBALL. (1949, August 4). The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954), p. 9. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article47740537
37. Women's Football Match. (1949, September 23). Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954), p. 11. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article52696616
38. KING ISLAND NEWS. (1949, September 26). Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954), p. 6. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article69350349
39. No title. (1949, September 9). The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954), p. 20. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article26669271
40. LADIES FOOTBALL MATCH. (1949, September 9). Sunshine Advocate (Vic. : 1924 - 1954), p. 6. Retrieved February 14, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article74780717
41. Football In Skirts. (1949, August 22). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954), p. 7. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article74651462
42. FOOTBALL MATCH FOR WOMEN. (1949, September 15). The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954), p. 16. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article47670490
43. FIRST GIRLS' FOOTBALL MATCH. (1949, October 11). Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954), p. 1. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article78635310
44. GIRL FOOTBALLERS. (1949, September 29). Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954), p. 1. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article78634926
45. State Captain To Umpire Women's Game. (1949, October 20). The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950), p. 21 Edition: HOME. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article78286143
46. Women Are Short Of A Challenger. (1949, August 30). The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950), p. 16 Edition: FINAL. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article83096389
47. State Captain To Umpire Women's Game. (1949, October 20). The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950), p. 21 Edition: HOME. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article78286143
48. FOOTBALL DISPLAY BY WOMEN. (1949, October 26). The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954), p. 19. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article47679102
49. Women At Football. (1949, October 29). Mirror (Perth, WA : 1921 - 1956), p. 17. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article76183589


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