East Ballarat Football Club

The East Ballarat Football Club was an Australian rules football club which competed in the Ballarat Football League.[1]

East Ballarat
Full nameEast Ballarat Football Club
Club details
Dissolved2001; 20 years ago (2001) (merged with Golden Point to form the East Point FC)
CompetitionBallarat Football League
Premierships6 (1949, 1950, 1964, 1989, 1990, 1993)

First formed in 1885 the club remained a junior club in their district, their senior club being Ballarat Imperial Football Club.

The upheaval of the 1930s in which the Ballarat competition merged with the Wimmera league for three years resulted with the dissolving of the Imperial. Reformed during the WWII the club in 1944 was promoted to the top level BFL competition. They won six premierships in 1949, 1950, 1964, 1989, 1990 & 1993.

They merged with Golden Point in 2001 to form the East Point Football Club.[2]


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  1. ^ "East Point". Full Points Footy.
  2. ^ The Age,"Woofer see the Point of it all", 7 August 2006, Martin Blake