2018 Banquet Auction

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 3:28 PM

The East Perth Banquet Auction was held at the magnificent State Reception Centre at Fraser's in Kings Park. 250 attendees braved the rainy and blustery night to raise important funds for the future of our great club. With both a live auction and an online auction, over $100,000 was raised.

Special thanks must go to our MC for the night Simon Beaumont and Auctioneer Tiny Holly who entertained to crowd all night. Chris Taylor and the team at Fraser's were amazing as always with their outstanding food and service in WA's top function venue. Thank you also to our beverage sponsors Carlton & United Breweries and West Cape Howe for providing the refreshment for the evening.

A huge thank you to everyone who donated, bought, attended and volunteered on the night. Brook Sallur from Brook's Choice Removals kindly donated his companies time and resources in moving and returning all our items for the night.

Round 18 Colts Wrap

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 1:00 PM - by Chris Pike

WEST Perth kept its hopes alive of reaching the finals in the WAFL Colts for 2018 with a win over South Fremantle on Saturday while top two teams Subiaco and Peel Thunder also kept their winning ways going.

There were just the three matches in Round 18 of the colts on Saturday starting off with solid wins for Subiaco and Peel Thunder respectively as they go another step towards securing those top two positions while West Perth then moved to being just percentage out of fifth position.

Saturday's colts action got underway at Bendigo Bank Stadium with Peel Thunder scoring a hard fought 10.12 (72) to 9.9 (63) victory over East Perth.

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Around the Grounds - Round 19

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 12:57 PM

Don your club colours, grab the clan and make your way to a WAFL game this weekend! 

Witness elite WAFL players battle it out for a Round 19 victory and make sure to get involved in the fun activities, events and competitions taking place at all four venues.

Check out what's happening at your local ground! 

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East Perth Banquet Auction Bidding Now Open

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 6:04 PM

Bidding for the 2018 East Perth Banquet Auction is now open. We are again holding the auction online via Galabid allowing all members, supporters and bargain hunters access to all our wonderful items. To start bidding follow the simple steps below. The website for the auction is https://galabid.com/auction/royals

To Register via SMS
Text: royals followed by your full name
To: 0458 678 678
Example: royals John Smith
Follow the registration link you are sent from GalaBid to login and place bids.

Please note: capitals are not needed
 
To Register via browser (WEBSITE)
Visit: galabid.com/royals
Click on the ‘register’ button
Enter your details and click ‘submit’.
You will then receive a text to your mobile phone with the link to the auction catalogue and a passcode.
Use the passcode to login on any browser or click the link in the text to be automatically logged in on the browser on your smart phone. You are now ready to bid.
 
Don’t have a Smart phone?
Register as above, then you will be able to place bids via SMS or via your browser
Text bids to the same number 0458 678 678
Enter the amount in without any symbols followed by the letter ‘L’ and the Item number with no spaces between. Example: to bid $99 on item 33, Text: 99L33

Bidding for the silent auction items will close at 10.00pm on the Thursday 9th August 2018. At this time the successful bidder for each item will be notified via a text message

The main auction items are now live! Phone bidding for Main Auction Items will close at 12noon on 9th August 2018. The highest bidding price on these items can be beaten in the live auction conducted by Tiny Holly. Can't make it on the night, contact the Club by 2pm Thursday 9th August to register for phone bidding. 

Round 18 Match Previews

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 6:00 PM - by Chris Pike

THERE are just the three matches in Round 18 of the WAFL on Saturday afternoon but each of them have plenty at stake for the teams involved highlighted for the battle for second spot between South Fremantle and West Perth.

It is Round 18 of the WAFL to open the final month of the 2018 season and with eight teams still in finals contention every match takes on greater significance.

Subiaco might be guaranteed of the minor premiership for a fourth straight season currently undefeated in 2018 after 14 games and East Fremantle is stuck in bottom place at 2-13 having lost seven in-a-row, the other positions all remain up for grabs.

It will be a nervous wait for the fourth placed Perth and sixth placed Claremont who can do nothing to advance their finals prospects due to a bye on Saturday, but East Perth, Peel Thunder and Swan Districts all try to help their respective causes.

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Round 17 Colts Wrap

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 7:39 PM - by Chris Pike

SUBIACO and Peel Thunder held on to its top two positions in the WAFL Colts with Round 17 wins on Saturday while Swan Districts replaced East Fremantle in third and Perth stayed right in finals contention with a thrilling win against East Perth.

Round 17 in the colts began with two games on Saturday morning with Subiaco retaining its hold on top spot with a hard fought 9.9 (63) to 7.8 (50) victory against Claremont at Claremont Oval.

The other Saturday morning contest saw Swan Districts leapfrog East Fremantle back into the third position on the ladder with an 8.9 (57) to 6.9 (45) win at East Fremantle Oval.

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Around the Grounds - Round 18

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 7:36 PM

Three massive WAFL clashes are set to unfold this Saturday and there will also be fun activities, events and competitions taking place at all venues for fans, their families and club members.

Check out what's happening at your local ground! 

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WA players to attend AFL Draft Combine

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 4:50 PM

A total of 11 WAFL players have been invited to undertake testing at the NAB AFL National Draft Combine from Tuesday October 2 to Friday October 5.

Jordan Clark, pictured, has been invited to the National Combine following his impressive performance for WA at the NAB AFL National 18s Championships which earnt him the WA MVP award.

Luke English and Sydney Stack who were selected for the All-Australians 18s team were also invited.

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Round 17 Match Previews

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 3:51 PM - by Chris Pike

WITH Claremont trying to take the challenge up to Subiaco, West Perth needing to respond to a challenge week off-field and Swan Districts and East Fremantle trying to end six-game losing streaks, they are just some of the things to look out for in Round 17 of the 2018 WAFL season.

There is plenty to look out for in Round 17 of the WAFL with Subiaco out to stay unbeaten, West Perth to remain second and Perth to take another step towards ending its 21-year finals drought.

Claremont then has to find a way to upset Subiaco to remain in the top five while Peel Thunder, East Perth and Swan Districts try to stay in the finals hunt and East Fremantle tries to win its third match for the season and end a six-game losing slide.

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Round 16 Colts Wrap

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 12:39 PM - by Chris Pike

SUBIACO remain top of the WAFL Colts despite having the bye in Round 16 with fellow top teams Peel Thunder and Swan Districts losing while East Fremantle and South Fremantle scored strong victories as West Perth and Claremont kept their finals hopes alive.

It was a big round in the colts action with the league-leading Subiaco having the bye and all other eight teams remaining in finals contention with the battle right on for the top four spots, and then the other five clubs all fighting over fifth position.

All four games were played on Saturday morning in challenging conditions but it produced some fascinating results starting with South Fremantle beating an inaccurate Peel Thunder 5.11 (41) to 3.19 (37) at Bendigo Bank Stadium.

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