In the 1968 episode , we have recruiting zones to discuss! Bob Skilton gets better….(if that was even possible). Actually it's a season for individual feats of excellence!!!! Richmond and Hawthorn play out a remarkable game on the Queens Birthd
In this special episode, we discuss the 1967 football tour to Ireland, by a team dubbed the Galahs. Based on the exccellent documentary The Galah's by Directors Cam Fink, Rob Heath and Tony Wilson, we discuss the players, the uniforms and the g
In the 1967 episode...the sleeping giants Carlton and Richmond fully awake front heir slumber and start to set the pattern for the next decade and a half (at least) we should also mention that their rivalry really starts to take hold this seaso
We sat down with friend of the show and author Nick Richardson to talk about his new book which covers the life of Albert Chadwick, a man who had such an incredible life. As well as being a premiership captian/coach at Melbourne he was also a m
In our 1966 episode, it is another big season, with the saints starting the season on fire looking to bounce back from their grand final loss in 65, things start to go askew at the end of the season. North Melbourne returns to its spiritual hom
In this huge 1965 episode, we talk about a pivotal season! We have controversy galore, in one of the most talked-about seasons of all time. Most of this centers around the Melbourne Football Club and 2 of their biggest figures. Three clubs swit
Following our 1964 episode, we had the chance to sit down with Adam Woolcock, writer of "The Last Hurrah", a book looking at the Melbourne Demons 1964 season!
Adam is also the genius behind the website http://demonwiki.org/ which we chat about
In the 1964 episode, we have to mention those poor poor lions! South Melbourne try to recreate their famous foreign legion with a recruiting spree. Richmond’s new coach has a tragic beginning to his coaching tenure at the club. 5 teams fight to
In our latest episode, we are looking at 1963! The poor Lions struggle for a win, but when they finally get one….its glorious. The magpies are locked into a bitter presidential feud. The Saints have some big-name debutants, Polly Farmer is in
Here on our NAIDOC Week special, we celebrate the first Indigenous players to play for each of the 12 VFL teams.
The resources we used are referenced below.
Aboriginal People and Australian Football in the Nineteenth Century, They did no
In the 1962 episode, we take a look at a big VFL season, Some boom recruits debut for the Cats and Saints, (and both injure themselves in their debuts), The league Acquires some important land...Len Smith is Unhappy at Fitzroy. Hawthorn suffe
On this week’s Episode, We look at the 1961 season and we have a very different top 4 by the end of the season! Ken Boyd of South Melbourne finds himself in hot water after comments to reporters, the Tigers make history for the wrong reasons in
On the 1960 Episode... Richmond fall even further down the ladder. While the Smith brothers at Melbourne and Fitzroy (Norm and Len) are really setting the league on fire! Essendon starts the season on fire, but injuries catch up with them. StKi
In the 1959 Episode, StKilda and Carlton have turmoil in their off-field departments, but both teams deal with this in ways you probably wouldn’t expect. Melbourne is determined to make amends for the previous year's loss in the grand final. Es
On the 1958 Episode of the kick to kick podcast, we are discussing the centenary year of the game, that’s right 100 years of Australian rules football. Collingwood has only one thing on their mind this year, and that is stopping Melbourne from
On this week’s Episode we welcome the league to the world of television!!!! So you can watch this as well.
Hence why you can see me introducing this episode, we will explain more soon. Melbourne struggles early with a big loss of personnel a
In this jam-packed episode, we have a lot to get through, it’s the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, so teams are fighting it out for the Olympic premiership. Also, there were some Aussie rules played at the Olympics! There was also another new initiati
Our first episode back for 2021! lots to discuss, including...three sons of former players make their debut, Norm smith demands more of Melbourne in a quest to go one better. Les Foot gets frustrated at St Kilda, and speaking of StKilda, they h
With the Kick to Kick team taking a bit of a break over January 2021, we thought it would be the perfect time to release the full interviews we conducted with both Essendon's Jack Jones and Geelong's Alex Mathieson.
Please note these intervie
In our version of a clip show, we remember some of the more interesting conversations we have had with grand final captains when using our Waybackwhen Phone.
The Kick to Kick Podcast aims to go through each year of the VFL/AFL season and b
in the last season episode of the year (2020) we have a very even 1954 season to talk about, some strange things are happening at StKilda, The injury curse well and truly hits the reigning premiers, Geelong get back to business, South Melbourne
In the 1953 episode, we discuss a big Father-Son selection who makes their debut. StKilda’s season is derailed by injury and unfortunate player actions. One of our favorites is back at South Melbourne. Footscray, in their up year, gets the win
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