Oak Park Football Club
|Full name||Oak Park Football Club|
|Nickname||'Oakers', 'Parkers', 'Kangas'|
|Colours||Blue & White vertical stripes|
|League||Essendon District Football League|
|Ground||J.P. Fawkner Reserve, Oak Park|
Oak Park Football Club is an Australian rules football club located 12 km north west of Melbourne in the suburb of Oak Park and was founded in 1957 as a junior club playing Under 15's in a local junior competition.
In 1960 was established as a senior club in the Essendon District Football League B Grade.
The under age teams moved to the EDFL in 1962. An open age reserve team was formed in 1964 and a third open age team competed between 1979 and 1985.
The club first senior premiership was the 1983 B Grade. Oak Park won consecutive A Grade premierships in 2002 and 2003.
Senior Premierships (4)
- A Grade
- 2002, 2003
- B Grade
- 1983, 2009
The club fields eleven teams – Senior, Reserve, U/18 & eight juniors teams!
AFL Recruits from Oak Park
- Tim Harrington – North Melbourne
- Peter German – North Melbourne
- Wayne Harmes – Carlton premiership player
- David Rodan – Richmond & Port Adelaide
- Peter Faulks – Sydney & Fremantle
- Jake Melksham – Essendon Football Club
- Alan Mangels - Carlton Football Club & Geelong Football Club