Great Northern Football League

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The Great Northern Football League is an Australian rules football league based around the city of Geraldton in Western Australia, which was formed in 1961 as a merger of the Geraldton Football Association and the Northampton-Upper Chapman Football Association.[1] It currently includes four clubs from Geraldton (Brigades, Railway, Rover and Towns) and one each from Mullewa, Northampton and Nabawa (Chapman Valley).

Clubs[edit]

Current[edit]

Club Nickname Jumper Years in Competition GNFL premierships GNFL Premiership years
Brigades Hawks 1961- 4 1962, 1971, 1986, 1988
Chapman Valley Royals 1961- 4 1972-73-74, 1992
Mullewa Saints 1963- 7 1966, 1983–84, 1987, 1991, 1996, 2005
Northampton Rams 1961- 6 1967-68, 1977-78-79, 2004
Railway Blues 1961- 12 1961, 1964-5, 1969–70, 1980-1-2, 1985, 1989, 2010–11
Rovers Demons 1961- 8 1963, 1975, 1990, 1994–95, 1997–98, 2000
Towns Bulldogs
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1961- 10 1976, 1993, 1999, 2001-02-03, 2006-07-08-09

Previous[edit]

2011 Ladder[edit]

Great Northern Wins Byes Losses Draws For Against % Pts
Railways 18 0 0 0 3019 1041 290.01% 72
Towns 13 0 4 1 2667 1701 156.79% 54
Brigades 11 0 6 1 1983 1903 104.20% 46
Rovers 8 0 10 0 1681 1896 88.66% 32
Northampton 7 0 11 0 1617 2195 73.67% 28
Chapman Valley 4 0 14 0 1439 2179 66.04% 16
Mullewa 1 0 17 0 1375 2846 48.31% 4

FINALS

Final Team G B Pts Team G B Pts
1st Semi Rovers 19 20 134 Brigades 7 8 50
2nd Semi Railways 22 21 153 Towns 8 7 55
Preliminary Rovers 18 16 124 Towns 9 11 65
Grand Railways 14 16 100 Rovers 12 12 84

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