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1948 Brighton DVDs now available
At last, our DVD of the 1948 VFA finals series and Brighton's only premiership is available. Not only does this fascinating DVD feature exclusive, full-colour footage of the Penguins' finals against Northcote, Brunswick and Williamstown, it also includes the 2011 reunion of players and families. Player biographies and memories of those no longer with us are also included in this intriguing journey back into history. DVDs are available at a cost of $35 if posted or $30 if picked up at Noble ...
MARGINAL VICTORIAN FEDERAL SEATS
MARGINAL VICTORIAN FEDERAL SEATS held by Coalition members (in C31 reach area) Aston ALAN TUDGE, MP (Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister) Suite 4, Level 1 420 Burwood Highway Wantirna South 3152 9887 3890 Higgins KELLY O’DWYER, MP Suite 1, 1343 Malvern Road, Malvern 3144 9822 4422 Flinders GREG HUNT, MP (Minister for the Environment) PO Box 274, Hastings 3915 5979 3188 email – Greg.Hunt.MP@aph.gov.au Goldstein The Hon. ANDREW ROBB, MP (Minister for Trade and Investment) 368...
Local Footy Hero
Graham 'Jockey' Tempest has been a jack-of-all-trades at Mt Evelyn Football Club for 35 years and is this week's Local Footy Hero.
Golden Days
We trawl back through the archives 61 years to the 1953 Mornington Peninsula grand final between Frankston and Sorrento. Find out which man, later to become famous as a television producer, broke his leg in that game.
Benny’s Mystery Pic No.58
Be the first person to identify Benny's mystery pic and you can win a Sherrin football. Send your answer to feedback@localfootyshow.com.au
We're back with a full show on Friday nights
The Local Footy Show is back in 2014 bigger and better than ever! And we return with a full 90-minute show on Friday nights with a full replay on Saturday mornings. Our award-winning team is saddling up for our 18th season, along with some new faces, some very special guests and lots of great local footy stories. We'll keep you up to date with what's happening in leagues and clubs right across Victoria. The Local Footy Show returns to your screens on Friday, April 4 at 7pm and Saturday, April 5...
SPONSOR THE SHOW IN 2014
SPONSOR THE SHOW IN 2014 GREAT VALUE! Sponsorship packages are now available for The Local Footy Show in 2014. Join us for our most exciting season yet. Call Daryl Pitman on 0418 557 136 or email daryl@villagegraphics.com.au for further details.
Peninsula wrap
Edithvale-Aspendale have come from last to first in the Peninsula league. Last year's wooden spooners surprised Bonbeach when they stormed home to win by seven points after trailing by five goals at three-quarter-time. Catch all the highlights and interviews from Frankston Oval.
Match-of-the-Day highlights
All the action and colour from the WRFL Second Semi-Final - Deer Park v Spotswood.
Yarra Valley wrap
It's a tight finish in the YVMDFL and we get the good oil from league president, Leo Groenewegen, as well as action from no less than four games.
EDFL Wrap
Benny caught up with the coaches Anthony Rock and Mal Michael as their teams, Greenvale and Aberfeldie staged a top-of-the-table clash that may be a grand final preview.
Want to join our team?
The Local Footy Show is looking for new members of our team. If you love your local footy and would like to become one of our reporters, we'd like to talk to you. If you aren't tied down to any particular club every Saturday and see yourself as a budding reporter, this could be for you. Or even if you're just an enthusiastic follower of local footy and would like to help, give us a call on 9547 0909 during office hours or 0418 557 136 after hours. The position is purely voluntary and entails doi...
Live Streaming in 2013
This season, our Local Footy Show match-of-the-Day each Saturday afternoon will be streamed live. Just click on our Live Streaming icon (under construction) and you can catch all the action as it happens.
THE LOCAL FOOTY SHOW TAKES OUT 2012 AWARD FOR BEST TELEVISION FEATURE!
Yes, for the second time in three years, The Local Footy Show has won the top television award for community football. Last Friday at the 2012 Community Football Media Awards function at Docklands stadium, Terry O'Callaghan's great story on Rumbalara Football Club, entitled "Rumbalara – A Success Story", was named "Best Television Feature/Story for 2012". The Local Footy Show won two nominations out of the final short list of five, with Channel 10, WIN Television and AF...