David Albiston

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David Albiston
Personal information
Full name David Albiston
Date of birth (1944-12-22) 22 December 1944 (age 72)
Original team(s) MHSOB
Height / weight 174 cm / 73 kg
Position(s) Rover
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1962–1966 Hawthorn 61 (30)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1966.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

David Albiston (born 22 December 1944) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for Hawthorn in the Victorian Football League (VFL) during the 1960s.

A rover from the Melbourne High School Old Boys, Albiston played from the forward pocket in Hawthorn's losing 1963 VFL Grand Final team. His father Harold also played at Hawthorn and he is the nephew of Alec and Ken Albiston.


  • David Albiston's statistics from AFL Tables
  • Holmesby, Russell and Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers. 7th ed. Melbourne: Bas Publishing.