Lower South West Football League
|Lower South West Football League|
|2012 Premiers||Boyup Brook|
The Lower South West Football League is a country football league incorporating teams from towns located within the South West and Great Southern regions of Western Australia. The league was formed in 1959 from a merger of the Nelson Football Association and the Warren Football Association.
|Boyup Brook Football Club||Roos||Boyup Brook||Green and white||Green vertical stripes and bouncing kangaroo on white||2||1959 (Founding club)|
|Bridgetown Football Club||Bulldogs||Bridgetown||Blue and gold||3||1959 (Founding club)|
|Deanmill Football Club||Hawks||Deanmill||Maroon and gold||16||1959 (Founding club)|
|Kojonup Football Club||Cougars||Kojonup||Navy blue and white||Navy blue with club logo in centre and four white stylised claw marks||0||2008|
|Manjimup Imperials Football Club||Magpies||Manjimup||Black and white||Black and white vertical stripes with club logo in centre||8||1959 (Founding club)|
|Southerners Football Club||Souths||Pemberton/Northcliffe||Red, white and blue||18||1959 (Founding club)|
|Tigers Football Club||Tigers||Manjimup||Yellow and black||7||1959 (Founding club)|
Clubs in recess or defunct
|Club||Time in League||Notes|
|Royals/Greenbushes Football Club||4 years, 1959–1963||Founding club. originally in the Nelson FA, played four years in the LSWF before later forming the Central Districts FA with Kirup FC, Nannup FC and Balingup FC. The Central Districts FA was later renamed the Blackwood FA sometime in the 1970s. Now defunct.|
|Nannup Football Club||1 year, 1959||Founding club. Originally in the Nelson FA, played only one year in the LSWFL before later forming the Central Districts FA with Kirup FC, Greenbushes FC and Balingup FC. Now defunct.|
|Lower South West||Wins||Byes||Losses||Draws||For||Against||%||Pts|
|2nd Semi||Boyup Brook||21||13||139||Deanmill||8||16||64|
The Lower South West Football League was formed when the Nelson Football Association and the Warren Football Association merged in 1959.
Clubs Participating in the Nelson FA were:
Bridgetown Warriors Bridgetown Rovers Nannup Greenbushes Balingup Boyup Brook
Clubs participating in the Warren FA were:
Deanmill Fire Brigades Jardee Manjimup Imperials Northcliffe Pemberton Palgarup (although folded in 1954)
Since 1959 the LSWFL has lost two clubs, Greenbushes and Nannup, But have recently gained Kojonup from the Great Southern FL.
Boyup Brook - Were originally known as the Boyup Brook Tigers wearing yellow and black, although changed their nickname to the Roos and their colours to Green and White in 1987. In 2012 they won their first league premiership as the Roos, and their second for the club having won in 1981 as the Tigers. Boyup has also won two reserves premierships in 1976 & 2004.
Bridgetown - The Bridgetown Rovers FC (Blue and Red) and Bridgetown Warriors FC (Maroon and Yellow) merged prior to the commencement of the LSWFL in 1959 to form the Bridgetown Bulldogs. The single Brigetown Football Club had existed since 1904 in the Nelson Football Association wearing blue and red until the club split in the 1930s into the two clubs, Rovers and Warriors.
Deanmill - Originally bearing the nickname of simply 'the mill', deanmill later adopted the Hawks mascot.
Kojonup - Moved to the LSWFL from the Great Southern FL in 2008, also changing their name and colours from the Kojonup Magpies, wearing black and white, due to Manjimup Imperials already possessing both the Mascot and Colours. Kojonup Originally came from the now defunct Central Great Southern FL before it was merged with the Southern Districts FL in 1990 to become the Great Southern FL.
Southerners - Originally Pemberton Warriors and Pemberton Jayes merged to become Pemberton FC. Prior to the commencement of the LSWFL in 1959 Pemberton FC and Northcliffe FC Merged to become Southerners FC.
Tigers - Prior to the commencement of the LSWFL in 1959, Fire Brigades FC and Jardee FC merged to become the Tigers FC
|Manjimup Tigers||Manjimup Tigers||Manjimup Imperials||Manjimup Tigers||Deanmill||Southerners|
|Manjimup Tigers||Manjimup Tigers||Southerners||Deanmill||Boyup Brook||Manjimup Imperials|
|Manjimup Imperials||Deanmill||Deanmill||Southerners||Manjimup Imperials||Deanmill|
|Southerners||Manjimup Tigers||Deanmill||Manjimup Imperials||Southerners||Southerners|
|Manjimup Imperials||Deanmill||Deanmill||Tigers||Southerners||Boyup Brook|