1972 Championship of Australia

The 1972 Championship of Australia was the 16th edition of the Championship of Australia, an ANFC-organised national club Australian rules football tournament between the champion clubs from the VFL, the SANFL, the WANFL and the Tasmanian State Premiership.

1972 Championship of Australia
Winfield Cup - 1972 Champions of Australia Series
Tournament details
CityAdelaide
Dates14–15 October 1972
Teams4
Venue(s)1
Final positions
ChampionsNorth Adelaide (1st title)
Runners-upCarlton
Third placeEast Perth
Fourth placeCity-South
Tournament statistics
Matches played4
Attendance42,812 (10,703 per match)
1971
1973

Qualified TeamsEdit

Team Nickname League Qualification Participation (bold indicates winners)
Carlton Blues VFL Winners of the 1972 Victorian Football League 6th (Previous: 1907, 1908, 1914, 1968, 1970)
North Adelaide Roosters SANFL Winners of the 1972 South Australian National Football League 2nd (Previous: 1971)
East Perth Royals WANFL Winners of the 1972 Western Australian National Football League 1st
City-South Redlegs NTFA Winners of the 1972 Tasmanian State Premiership 1st

VenueEdit

FixturesEdit

Semi FinalsEdit

Third Place Play-offEdit

Championship of Australia FinalEdit