Keysborough Football Club

The Keysborough Football Netball Club is a semi-professional Australian rules football club in the southern suburbs of Melbourne. The club participates in the Southern Football Netball League.

Keysborough Football Club
Full name Keysborough Football Netball Club
Emblem The Burras
Colours blue, red and white
Founded 1947
League Southern Football League
Premierships 1948, 1962, 1964, 1965, 1976
Official website Official website

HistoryEdit

Formed in 1947, the Burras joined the Dandenong District 'B' grade competition. In 1948 the club won its first premiership with a victory over Officer, 15.13 103 to 12.12 84. Promoted into 'A' grade in 1950 the club stayed there until the DDFL folded at the end of 1953. In 1954 the club joined the Croydon Ferntree Gully FL and stay for four seasons. In 1958 The club transferred to the South West Gippsland FL, it took only four year before premiership glory to returned to the club. The club saluted again in 1964 and 1965 and again later in 1976.[1]

When the clubs in the Casey Cardinia Division decided in 2015, to break away from the Mornington Nepean FL, Keysborough decide to join the Southern Football Netball League instead. It was accepted and commenced in 2nd Division.[2]

Senior PremiershipsEdit

  • Dandenong District Football League B grade.
    • 1948
  • South West Gippsland Football League
    • 1962, 1964, 1965, 1976.

VFL/AFL playersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ""Burra" History - Keysborough Football Netball Club - SportsTG". Websites.sportstg.com. Retrieved 25 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Category". Herald Sun. Retrieved 25 December 2017.

External linksEdit