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FALCONS MEMBERSHIPS FOR 2018 NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 1:44 AM

OUR members are the backbone of our great club and we encourage you to renew your membership now!

Welcome to the new West Perth Football Club Membership portal. Click here to go straight through to the membership website where you will find all the details you need to renew or sign up for a membership to join the Falcons at our brand new redeveloped home at HBF Arena in 2018.

This is a one-stop shop for purchasing both your 2018 Memberships and for the Online Team Store, with just one account.

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POSITION VACANT - SENIOR ASSISTANT COACH 2018

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 8:38 PM

THE West Perth Football Club is currently accepting applications for the role of Senior Assistant Coach at the Falcons for the 2018 WAFL season.

The West Perth Football Club prides itself on the development and promotion of young footballers and a continued focus on personal development both on and off the field.

The West Perth Football Club is currently seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified applicants for the above position.

As a Senior Assistant within the West Perth Football Club, you will be responsible for the continued development of our senior footballers and acting as a line coach within our league side.

You will be required to work closely with Club’s Head Coach (Bill Monaghan) and other assistants within the senior program. You will also be encouraged to continue to develop all aspects of your coaching in a supportive, developing environment.

Suitable applicants will possess:

  • Effective communication skills
  • An ability to lead, motivate and influence
  • An understanding of talented athlete identification
  • The ability to develop individual players within a team environment
  • A strong knowledge of coaching techniques and strategies
  • An understanding of skill development learning strategies
  • Proven experience working within the WAFL/WAAFL or other Australian state leagues
  • A current Level 2 Coach Accreditation (or working towards

If you are interested in becoming a Senior Assistant Coach at the West Perth Football Club, please email your resume outlining your experience, key attributes and coaching philosophy to the club.

Expressions of interest are to be submitted no later than Monday 13th November to ward@falconsfc.com.au

All applicants will be kept strictly confidential however referees may be contacted should you be successful in obtaining an interview. A competitive rewards package will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

For any further information, please contact Ward Harris, Football Operations Manager, during office hours on 08 9300 3611.

NEW WEST PERTH FACILITIES AT HBF ARENA OFFICIALLY OPENED

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 5:32 PM

THE $24-million redevelopment of HBF Arena providing a home for not only the West Perth Football Club but the Wanneroo Basketball Association and the Joondalup Wolves was officially opened on Saturday marking an exciting new era for the Falcons at the Joondalup venue.

Sport and Recreation Minister Mick Murray on Saturday officially opened the brand new basketball and football facilities at HBF Arena following an extensive $24 million redevelopment with majority of the funding from the State Government.

  • $24 million redevelopment to support community and elite sport, supporting local jobs
  • West Perth Football Club and Wanneroo Basketball Association to be major tenants
  • Thousands more weekly visitors expected at HBF Arena
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TALENT COACHING VACANCIES FOR 2018

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 7:28 PM
THE West Perth Football Club is currently seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified applicants for the positions of Assistant Coach in the Les Fong 16s and Assistant Coach for the Colts.
 
The West Perth Football Club prides itself on the development and promotion of young footballers and a continued focus on personal development both on and off the field.
 
The West Perth Football Club is committed to maximising the potential of every footballer within our football club by providing football education, life skills and welfare. We aim to maximise the potential of every player, coach, volunteer, support staff and administrator and deliver unique benefits to our members, supporters, sponsors and the local community. Additionally we will foster an environment where everyone involved in the club can achieve their goals and perform at their best. Read More ...

WEST PERTH FOOTBALL CLUB COACHING VACANCIES

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 11:42 AM

APPLICATIONS are open for the positions of the Reserves Head coach and Skills Development Coach at the West Perth Football Club for the 2018 WAFL season.

The West Perth Football Club prides itself on the development and promotion of young footballers and a continued focus on personal development both on and off the field.

The West Perth Football Club is currently seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified applicants for the above positions.

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TRIPLE TREAT AS SHANE NELSON WINS BRECKLER MEDAL

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:48 PM - by Chris Pike

PROLIFIC midfielder Shane Nelson has cemented himself as an all-time great of the West Perth Football Club winning the Breckler Medal as the fairest and best for a third time at a glittering awards night at Joondalup Resort.

It was a historic night for the West Perth Football Club with not only the celebration of the 2017 WAFL season with the Falcons' league, reserves and colts award winners, but also the introduction of the women's team awards with winners announced from the league, reserves and Youth Girls teams in the Mundella WA Women's Football League.

In the end, the major awards on the night were taken out by Nelson (league fairest and best), Conal Lynch (reserves), Dylan Yem (colts), Laura Pugh (women's league), Ruby Cunningham (women's reserves) and Dana Mullumby (Rogers Cup).

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NELSON AGAIN LEADS WAY FOR FALCONS IN SANDOVER MEDAL

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 10:12 PM - by Chris Pike

SHANE Nelson has once again led the way for West Perth in the Sandover Medal vote count on Monday night but he couldn’t quite take it out with South Fremantle's Haiden Schloithe winning ahead of teammate Tim Kelly.

Nelson had yet another outstanding season for the Falcons. He played his 100th game along the way and led the league for possessions with 33.2 a game.

That was recognised in the Sandover Medal count on Monday as he led the way for the Falcons with 26 votes.

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FALCONS WELL REPRESENTED IN WAFL.COM.AU TEAM OF THE YEAR

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 2:07 AM - by Chris Pike

WEST Perth again made finals in 2017 and the season of the Falcons has been recognised with four players named in the wafl.com.au Team of the Year as a result.

All four of the West Perth players were selected as part of the starting 18 in the wafl.com.au Team of the Year as well.

Kody Manning was named on a half-back flank, Aaron Black on a wing, Tyler Keitel at full-forward and then the league's leading ball winner Shane Nelson on the ball. 

Each round during the season, a Team of the Round was named on wafl.com.au, with 192 different players named at least once across the 23 weeks, making them eligible for selection in the overall Team of the Year.

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HBF ARENA REDEVELOPMENT SEPTEMBER 2017 UPDATE

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 11:11 PM

THE project is tracking on schedule, with more milestones achieved in recent weeks.
 
The forecourt area is very close to completion. Grey paving has been laid, magnolia trees planted and benches installed for customers to relax and enjoy the new space.
 
Reticulation of grassed areas is underway and planting is well advanced. Read More ...

WEST PERTH FOOTBALL CLUB MEMBER’S SURVEY

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 10:37 PM
DEAR all West Perth Football Club Members, you are invited to participate in this project, which is being conducted as part of the requirements of a unit at Edith Cowan University.
 
The purpose of the project is:
To gain an understanding from members of their current attitudes and customer satisfaction levels towards their membership, club merchandise and match day experience. This data will be used to improve the elements of the club covered in the survey. Suggestions for improvements, made by members, will be considered for future seasons.
 
Please click here to find the questionnaire with the completion date being Friday September 22: https://ecuau.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8nRYaK6gKWOcplr Read More ...