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Womens Football WW1

Western Mail 26-Oct-1917 p3s - Crop
Western Mail 26-Oct-1917 p3s - Crop

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Notes
  • A good article on Women's football during WW1 is Rob Hess's, 'Playing with 'Patriotic Fire': Women and Football in the Antipodes during the Great War.' The International Journal of the History of Sport 28, no. 10 (2011)

Date Venue
Crowd
Team 1 Team 2 Comments Notes
1915-16 Perth
WA
Games played between Women's teams representing Perth Stores
1
29-Sep-1917
Saturday
Perth
Subiaco Oval
WAl
Maroons
3
Western Mail 5-Oct-1917 p21 Charity Match
Western Mail 5-Oct-1917 p21 Charity Match
Golds
2
Fancy Dress
Boan Bros Popular Girl
Umpire:Ivo Crapp
2
21-Oct-1917
Sunday
Perth
Claremont Showgrounds
WA
Girls Football Contest as part of Labour Day Carnival
Western Mail 26-Oct-1917 p3s
Western Mail 26-Oct-1917 p3s
34
31-Oct-1917
Wednesday
Boulder
Trotting Ground
WA
Montgomery Bros Boulder
(Winners) 4.3
Montgomery Bros Kalgoorlie
1.3
Goldfields Patriotic Fund
Umpire:Mr Harry Bromley
56
07-Nov-1917
Wednesday
Kalgoorlie
Kalgoorlie Oval
WA
Montgomery Bros Boulder Montgomery Bros Kalgoorlie Local Patriotic Funds
Umpire:Mr Harry Bromley
78
28-Nov-1917
Wednesday
Kalgoorlie
Kalgoorlie Oval
WA
Montgomery Bros Boulder
1.1
Kalgoorlie 'Belgiums'
0
Patriotic Fund 9
30-Nov-1917
Friday
Boulder
Trotting Ground
WA
Large crowd
Montgomery Bros Boulder
0-1
Kalgoorlie 'Belgiums'
3-5
Patriotic Funds
Umpire:Mr W. Regan
Illuminated
10
01-Dec-1917
Saturday
Fremantle
Fremantle Oval
WA
Fremantle Telephone Exchange Economic Ltd. 11
c Jun 1918 Women from Bon Marche Stores
Western Mail 5-Jul-1918 p5s Bon Marche v Men
Western Mail 5-Jul-1918 p5s Bon Marche v Men
Men from Nedlands Red Triangle Appeal
Western Mail 5-Jul-1918 p5s Bon Marche v Men
Western Mail 5-Jul-1918 p5s Bon Marche v Men
c Aug 1918 SA Fosters
1.1
Mathews
0.1
12
10-Aug-1918
Saturday

Jubilee Oval
WA
Hundreds of Spectators
J.Marshall&Co
1.6
C.Moore&Co.
0.2
Prospect Australia Day
Match was filmed
131415
31-Aug-1918
Saturday
Castlemaine
Camp Reserve
Vic
At the Conclusion of the High School Gorls' match, between a combined Castlemaine Team and a combined Junior Team of 20 16
07-Sep-1918
Saturday
Adelaide
Adelaide Oval
SA
about 3,000
J.Marshall&Co
2-1
C.Moore&Co.
1.3
Red Cross Society
Umpire:Mr Black
171819
21-Sep-1918
Saturday

Jubilee Oval
WA
large crowd
North
0.3
South
4.13
Reception for Home Coming Anzacs
Umpire:Mr F.C. Carnow
2021
26-Sep-1918
Thursday
Bordertown
SA
Blues
15 Points
Browns
6 Points
Australia Day Events 22
12-Oct-1918
Saturday
Adelaide
Hindmarsh Oval
SA
Girls match Scheduled 2324
26-Oct-1918
Saturday
Ballarat
City Oval
Vic
Lining the fence 3-4 deep
Commonwealth Clothing Factory E. Lucas and Co
(winners)
Ballarat Star 11 Dec 1918 P44 Lucas Girls 600thumb
Ballarat Star 11 Dec 1918 P44 Lucas Girls 600thumb
Fund For Arch for Avenue of Honour
Leader Melbourne 26-Oct-1918 p47 Commonwealth Clothing Ballarat
Leader Melbourne 26-Oct-1918 p47 Commonwealth Clothing Ballarat
25
1918
Wallaroo
SA
Lists income from Girls Football Match 26


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End Notes


1. Rob Hess, 'Playing with 'Patriotic Fire': Women and Football in the Antipodes during the Great War.' The International Journal of the History of Sport 28, no. 10 (2011) p1394
2. The fair Sex at Football. (1917, September 30). Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954), p. 2 Section: First Section. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article57986890
3. THE SPORTS. (1917, October 23). The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950), p. 2. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article81811672
4. LABOUR'S FETE DAY. (1917, October 26). Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954), p. 34. Retrieved February 14, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article37441359
5. GIRLS' FOOTBALL MATCH. (1917, November 2). Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950), p. 5. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article92181776
6. GIRLS' FOOTBALL MATCH. (1917, October 30). Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950), p. 6. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article92179503
7. GIRLS' FOOTBALL MATCH. (1917, November 7). Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950), p. 3. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article92172000
8. GIRLS' FOOTBALL MATCH. (1917, November 6). Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950), p. 3. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article92178359
9. POPULAR LADY COMPETITION. (1917, November 29). Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950), p. 3. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article92182083
10. GIRLS' FOOTBALL MATCH. (1917, December 3). Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950), p. 6. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article92181087
11. FOOTBALL. (1917, December 1). The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954), p. 8. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article27462137
12. MISCELLANEOUS. (1918, August 26). The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929), p. 6. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article60375756
13. FEMININE FOOTBALL. (1918, August 12). The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929), p. 7. Retrieved February 11, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article60367577
14. WOMEN FOOTBALLERS. (1918, August 10). Port Pirie Recorder (SA : 1918 - 1919), p. 4. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article95419693
15. WOMEN FOOTBALLERS. (1918, August 10). The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929), p. 6. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article60371457
16. A TRY-OUT MATCH. (1918, August 23). Castlemaine Mail (Vic. : 1917 - 1918), p. 1. Retrieved February 14, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article121066089
17. FOOTBALL. (1918, September 9). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931), p. 11. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5588555
18. GIRLS' FOOTBALL. (1918, September 9). Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924), p. 7. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article106510136
19. FOOTBALL. (1918, September 9). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931), p. 11. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5588555
20. GIRLS AT FOOTBALL. (1918, September 23). The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929), p. 7. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article57543838
21. FOOTBALL. (1918, September 23). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931), p. 10. Retrieved February 12, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5592830
22. THE COUNTRY. (1918, September 28). The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929), p. 10. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article57549304
23. THE LABOR PARTY COMMITTEE RETORTS. (1918, September 17). Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924), p. 3. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article106511436
24. ROSE FETE. (1918, September 28). The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954), p. 11. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article63757128
25. EQUAL PRIZE.—A GRADE. (1918, October 26). Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1914 - 1918), p. 47 Edition: TOWN EDITION.. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article89074426
26. RED CROSS SOCIETY. (1918, November 23). The Kadina and Wallaroo Times (SA : 1888 - 1954), p. 2. Retrieved February 10, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article109169994

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