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2015 Gala Dinner - Our must attend Night of Nights

The Central District Football Club is proud to announce our 2015 "night of nights" - our 2015 CDFC Gala Dinner where you can 'Eat, Drink, Dance & Bid' to your hearts content! Read More…


2015 All Stars Quiz Night

Save the date Saturday August 1 for our CDFC ALLSTARS Quiz Night. Read More…


New Auskick centre announced for Munno Para

WHERE: Munno Para Primary School, Maltarra Road, Munno ParaTIME: 3:30pm – 4:30pmSTART DATE: Wednesday, 3rd of June ND DATE: Wednesday, 12th of AugustCONTACT: Ryan Hunter (Ryan.Hunter9@schools.sa.edu.au) Read More…


Business Lunch with Mark 'Bomber' Thompson - CANCELLED

It is with regret that we have to announce the cancellation of the Business Luncheon with Mark Thompson as guest speaker! Read More…


4 Central District Players in State Under 18 Carnival

Central District's Brendan Dew, Kyle Presbury, Wayne Milera and Isaya McKenzie have been selected to play in South Australia's National Under 18 Carnival team which will aim to defend its national back to back championship titles over the next 6 weeks. Read More…


Thomas proud to lead SA

PAUL Thomas didn’t need anytime to consider his response when SANFL state coach Graham Cornes asked him if he’d again be interested in donning the Croweater guernsey against the WAFL on Saturday.    “We spoke a while ago about whether I’d be keen to play state footy, form warranting, and... Read More…


3 players named as part of initial Under 16 State Squad

Central District have 3 players in the U16 initial state squad for 2015. Read More…


JANSEN’S LAST MINUTE MAJOR

By Peter Argent Read More…


Central District History - Part of SA's 'About Time Festival'

Club Historian Robert Laidlaw and past great Robin Mulholland recently shared stories about the Central District Football Club as part of South Australia's About Time Festival. Read More…


Bid on Match Worn and Signed Guernseys

Here’s your chance to own a piece of footy history and support a great cause! Read More…


2015 SA State Squad Announced

The SANFL has named a 31-man West End State squad to face the WAFL at Lathlain Park in Perth on Saturday May 23. Read More…


2 early matches next 2 weeks

Please note the next 2 matches on our Fixtures Calendar are early games! Read More…


SANFL's Zac Milbank chats to Paul Thomas

Ahead of Thommo's 250th game Friday Night the SANFL's Zac Milbank chats to the 6 time Premiership player and Central District Co-Captain about his life, football, teammates, the Bulldogs and growing up around the Club. Read More…


'Their Thoughts on Thommo' -

Ahead of Paul Thomas' 250th SANFL League Match on Friday Night Peter Argent has gathered some words from many Central District Club People and past Premiership Players:Kris Grant – Central District CEO “I’ve known Paul since he was three days old.  “‘Thomo’ knows nothing else but the Central District Football... Read More…


Trial Game 2 - Results, Central defeat North Adelaide

Central District League side made it 2 from 2 this pre-season with a strong 40 point win over North Adelaide on Saturday. Read More…


Underage Captains Announced

Last night (Wednesday March 25th) the underage leaders were named for the 2015 season Read More…


Club Doctor

  Unfortunately the season is all but upon us and the Club does not have a Doctor. Read More…


League Trial Game 1

Central  7.3  13.5  19.8  23.8  146 points Read More…


Big Bulldog Cash Draw Winners

Congratulations to our 2015 'Big Bulldog Cash Draw' Winners: Read More…


2015 Leaders Announced

Central District has announced its 2015 on-field leaders: Read More…


Season Launch Night a Success

Central District's 2015 Season Launch Night on Wednesday March 11th was regarded a successful event with over 300 people turning out to watch training and enjoy a Free Sausage Sizzle. Read More…


SA Under 18 Academy 2015 Trial Game Wrap

Peter Argent was at the annual SA Under 18's Academy match. Here is a report on the match and the Central District Players that featured: Read More…


Zerella Academy Announcement

Central District football club is happy to announce that Clinton Zerella (Son of the Late Robert Zerella) will continue the legacy of the Zerella Academy after Robert's passing in 2013.This will guarantee the longevity of the program for many years to come. Read More…


PLAY JUNIOR FOOTBALL - register with a local junior Club for this season

If your child would like to play Australian Rules Football this season why not join a local Club in our area. Read More…


KEY FORWARD

Throughout the pre-season the Club has been seeking the services of a Key Forward. Read More…


Centrals launch new Club slogan

Central District have recently launched a new Club slogan. Read More…


2015 CDFC Memberships Now Open

Central District Football Club Membership for 2015 is now open. Read More…


Player Employment

The Club is still pursuing a couple of recruits, but employment will be the key issue. Read More…


Hurn to Captain West Coast Eagles

Local boy, Central District Junior and SANFL two-time Premiership Player Shannon Hurn will Captain the West Coast Eagles in the AFL in 2015. Read More…


Congratulations to Josh Glenn

Congratulations to Central District's Josh Glenn who was taken by the Gold Coast Suns at pick 7 in this mornings AFL Rookie Draft. Read More…


New Recruits. About to reside in South Australia

Currently there are 3-4 Interstate/Country recruits who have committed with the Club and are about to take up residency in Adelaide. Read More…


URGENT NEED!

The League and Reserves have now been training for almost 2 weeks. Read More…


Annual General Meetings

Central District Football Club Inc.Notice is hereby given of the Annual General Meeting of the Central District Football Club Inc.To be held on Monday 15th December 2014 at the Clubrooms, Elizabeth at 8pm. Members requiring an absentee vote should apply at reception 7 days prior to the A.G.M. Read More…


We require an Underage Head Trainer for the 2015 season

THE CENTRAL DISTRICT FOOTBALL CLUB INC. Read More…


Recruiting

The Club has gained the services of a tall wing, half back from Belconnen Football Club whom competed in the North Eastern Australian Football League. Read More…


Player Movements

Tim McIntyre  Tim has advised the Club that he is moving to Warrnambool to play football in 2015. Read More…


Player Jackson Potter seeking employment

Jackson Potter has completed his contract working with our Club. Read More…


Holden Staff get into spirit on Footy Colours Day

Centrals Member Adrian Reddy recently got into the spirit and organised his work group at Holden to wear Central District colours for the recent "Fight Cancer Footy Colour Day" on Friday 5th September 2014.  Read More…


U16 and U18 Best & Fairest

The Central District Football Club held its U16 & U18 Best and Fairest on Wednesday the 24th of September, The evening was well represented by players, parents and officials.The Club would like thank all the trophy donors Zorich Group, Renny Family, Steve & Maxine Holbrook, Roger Girdham Electrical, Edie Moore,... Read More…


Central District Harlequin Netball 'Net Set Go'

 Central District Harlequin Netball Club are hosting "Net Set Go" clinics for juniors 5-7 and 8-10 years old. Read More…


Jarrod Schiller wins Norm Russell Medal

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Dew wins Macca's Cup MVP Award

By ZAC MILBANK (SANFLL) | Twitter @zacmilbankCentral District midfielder Brendan Dew has claimed the 2014 Macca’s CUP MVP Award.Recruited from Tea Tree Gully Football Club, Dew displayed an outstanding work-rate this season as evidenced by his ability to collect possessions with ease.In just his first season at Under-18 level, Dew... Read More…


Travis Schiller wins SANFL Powerade Star Search Award 2014 - Centrals 4 in a Row

By ZAC MILBANK (SANFL) | Twitter @zacmilbankTravis Schiller has won the 2014 Powerade Star Search Award, making him the fourth Central District player in succession to be judged the league’s rising star.In just his first season at league level, Schiller averaged 21 disposals while becoming an integral cog in the Bulldogs’... Read More…


Central District 2014 League and Reserves Best & Fairest Function

This year's League and Reserves Best & Fairest Function and presentation of the 2014 Norm Russell Medal will be held on Saturday September 13 at Grand Central's Holden Room. Read More…


BULLDOG BOND FOR WILLIAMS

By ZAC MILBANK (SANFL) | Twitter @zacmilbankLike it or not, Ryan Williams can’t escape the Gowans twins.As Central District’s consistent midfielder approaches his 150th SANFL match against North at Prospect on Saturday, he reflected on the bond he has built with James and Chris since making his SANFL debut in 2007.But... Read More…


Under 18's Picture Gallery from Saturday August 16 v Glenelg

Check out these pics from Saturdays U18 clash at Glenelg. Read More…


AFL's Barossa Barons

By Peter Argent Read More…


Chris and James Gowans inducted into SA Football Hall of Fame

Last Night (Tuesday July 29th) Central District 9 time premiership Heroes and Twins Chris and James Gowans were inducted into the SA Football Hall of Fame in a ceremony at Adelaide Oval. Read More…


Harbs' Rant - July 2014

G’Day Doggies Fans, Read More…


Under 18s pictures from Saturday August 9

Check out these pictures from our Under 18's on Saturday August 9 at Alberton Read More…


CDFC – THE RECRUIT

By Peter Argent Debuting on “The Recruit”, FOX8’s new football program last night continues a big 12 months for Johann Wagner. It was only in July last year Wagner started to come under notice of the wider football community. Read More…


Under 15 Intra State Championship

Each year our two under 15 sides made up from our local area (Metro and Country) playoff for a championship between other SANFL clubs. Here are the results for days 1 and 2 Read More…


2014 Under 17 Youth Championship

Each year there is a under 17 youth championship that is held between all SANFL clubs. Here are the results for days 1 and 2 of the championship. Read More…


Under 16 State Champions

Central District along with the SANFL would like to congratulate the under 16 SA state team, who last week won the AFL under 16 national championship, for the third time. Central District would also like to express a huge congratulation to Centrals own Jhye McConnell. Read More…


Braydn Lehman is Maccas Cup MVP for Round 12

SANFL Macca’s Cup Round 12 MVP nominee is Central District defender Bradyn Lehman. The Bulldogs backman registered 17 disposals, seven marks and three inside 50s in a tight win against Norwood. Read More…


Reserves player, makes a name for himself in the under 18 state championship

Central District reserves player, Connor Mclean, makes a very impressive statement at the Under 18 State Championship, the final game of which was held at Simonds Staduim, Geelong, Victoria. to read the article written by Peter Argent click here  Read More…


McDonalds SA Under 18 State Team go back to back

Our McDonalds Under 18 State Team which as part of the squad included Bulldogs Joey Brown and Connor McLean has won it's 2nd consecutive National Title after a win over Vic Metro in Geelong this afternoon (Thursday). Read More…


Player looking for employment

Recruit Ruckman Jacob Olsson, who is performing well in the Reserves is seeking employment as an Electrician. Read More…


Kyle Presbury this week's Macca's Cup MVP

Central District Under 18 Player Kyle Presbury has been named the Macca's Cup MVP Nominee for this roundKyle amassed 36 disposals, 9 Inside 50's and kicked 2 Goals v South Adelaide at the weekend Read More…


A Bulldogs Indigenous Champion

Ahead of Indigenous Round this weekend Peter Argent touches on the career of a Bulldog Legend - Phil Graham! Read More…


Recent Novita Match Raises over $8000 for Children's Charity

Central District Football Club's recent Novita Game as part of the SANFL Good Guys Charity Round raised close to $8,500 for our official Charity Partner Novita Children's Services Read More…


DUTSCHKE EARNS CDFC PLAYER LIFE MEMBERSHIP

By Peter Argent Read More…


There goes the Charabanc - The CDFC Bulldog Supporters Bus

Check out this article written by lifelong Bulldogs Supporter Mark Schwerdt who writes for The Footy Almanac. Read More…


Former Bulldog Favourite plays his 100th

CENTURY FOR CALLINANBy ZAC MILBANK (SANFL) | Twitter @zacmilbankIan Callinan admits it was the hardest phone call he’s had to make.Adelaide’s inaugural SANFL captain vividly remembers telephoning Central District chief executive Kris Grant to inform him of his decision to leave Elizabeth.As he prepares to play his 100th SANFL match... Read More…


Bid on match worn Novita guernseys

To assist the Clubs Charity Partner Novita Childrens Services and take part the online auction, you can bid on match worn and signed guernseys from our great win against North Adelaide on Saturday May 10. Read More…


Buy the new Entertainment book from CDFC

If you buy an Entertainment™ Book/ each year, why not buy one from us! We are now a licensed seller of the Adelaide Entertainment™ Book.The new 2014/2015 Adelaide Entertainment™ Book/Memberships are packed with thousands of up to 50% off and 2-for-1 offers. Read More…


BRAD CALLS IT A DAY plus Photo Gallery

By Peter Argent Read More…


SYMES TO STAY AT CENTRAL

SYMES TO STAY AT CENTRALBy ZAC MILBANK (SANFL) | Twitter @zacmilbankCentral District co-captain Brad Symes will remain at Elizabeth in an off-field role after making the tough decision to retire after a series of concussions.Symes, who was concussed for up to seven minutes after a heavy knock from Eagle Adam... Read More…


Brad Symes announces his retirement from Football

Centrals Co-Captain Brad Symes has announced his retirement from Football after enduring more than 10 serious concussions throughout his career, the latest in Round 1 against the Eagles was the most severe. Read More…


SANFL RATINGS SOAR

By ZAC MILBANK (SANFL) | Twitter @zacmilbankRatings records continue to tumble as the SANFL’s Channel 7 telecasts hit a new high with the Adelaide v Port Adelaide clash in Clare on Sunday.Strong audience levels have been a feature just five rounds into the first year of the league’s three-year deal... Read More…


Business Luncheon with Garry Lyon

AFL Star and Media Personality Garry Lyon is coming to Grand Central next Wednesday for a Business Luncheon.Tickets are just $75 which includes a scrumptious 2 course meal, 2.5 hours drinks as well as raffles, door prizes, auction items and more. Read More…


Travis Schiller is this week's SANFL Powerade Star Search Nominee

This week’s Powerade Star Search nominee is Central District’s Travis Schiller. Read More…


HAY LION JOURNEYS TO THE PONDEROSA

By Peter Argent Having to travel up to four hours by bus to play football as a kid, Ben Mabon understands the work ethic required to be the best he can be. He also has extra motivation, as his Uncle Andrew, who broke his neck in a rugby league match... Read More…


NSW GRASSHOPPER LOOKING TO TEST HIMSELF IN THE SANFL

By Peter Argent A premiership player with the Coolamon Grasshoppers in the Riverina Football League last year, Murray Stephenson has made the move down south and is endeavouring to have an impact with the Bulldogs. “I started in ‘Auskick’ back at home, but only started playing Aussie Rules seriously in... Read More…


Brothers at the Bulldogs

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SYMES’ CAREER IN DOUBT

By ZAC MILBANK (SANFL) | Twitter @zacmilbank Read More…


2 More Zerella Academy Members to Debut

2 more Robert Zerella Academy products will debut this week Read More…


BRYCE LOOKING TO HAVE A BIG IMPACT

By Peter Argent  Read More…


Reminder next weekends Home Match v Norwood is an early start at 12:10pm

A reminder that our first HOME MATCH of season 2014 next Saturday April 12th against Norwood will be an early start at 12:10pm. Read More…


2014 Player Calcutta Auction - Be part of it!

THE ANNUAL PLAYER CALCUTTA AUCTION - WHY NOT BE PART OF IT?!! Read More…


NEW Footy SA Show to air on Nine each week

South Australian football finally has its own weekly program with Footy SA set to premiere this Sunday at 1.00pm on Channel Nine. Read More…


Sculpture Unveiling at Adelaide Oval - Friday 28th March

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CDFC - FOOTBALL’S LONG AWAITED RETURN TO ADELAIDE OVAL

By Peter Argent  Read More…


Harbs' Rant - March 2014

Well it has been a solid 4 months since my last edition and I've got no idea where the time went. We have been training as hard as ever on the training track and with such a new, young and enthused group we are heading in the right direction to... Read More…


THOMAS, SYMES TO CAPTAIN CENTRAL

By ZAC MILBANK (SANFL)  | Twitter @zacmilbank Read More…


SON OF A GUN LOOKING TO MAKE HIS OWN MARK

By Peter Argent Read More…


Guernsey Numbers for 2014

Our new CDFC recruits have been given Guernsey numbers for this year with power forward Bryce Retzlaff slipping into 7 time premiership defender Yves Sibenaler's old #37 guernsey - the number also famously worn by Centrals only 300 game player in Peter Vivian. Read More…


Results of League Trial Match 1

Central District played its first League Trial Match on Saturday March 15 against Glenelg Read More…


McIntyre raring to go as Bulldog

By Peter Argent  Read More…


BROWN DISPLAYS POISE IN ACADEMY MATCH

Joseph Brown, who spent all of 2013 playing in the Reserves under Jeff Brown, starred in the annual SANFL Under 18 Academy match, which culminated this successful program on Saturday, February 15. Read More…


URGENT - DESPERATE REQUIRE: TRAINERS

The Club is in desperate need of Sports Trainers  Read More…


THOMAS SURVIVES A SCARE

By ZAC MILBANK (SANFL) | Twitter @zacmilbank Read More…


The Club now has an App

The Central District Football Club now has an official App (application for Smart Phone and Tablet devices). Read More…


2014 Junior Football Registration Days

If your son or daughter would like to play Football in our local area, many junior clubs have upcoming registration days. Read More…


Club Mourns passing of Brian Kemp

The Central District Football Club is saddened by the passing of Past Player BRIAN KEMP on Wednesday 27th January, Aged 75. Read More…


Bequests

A bequest (also known as a legacy) is a gift of money or property that you leave to your Football Club. Read More…


Recruit's Employment Falls Over

23 year old Forward Johann Wagner has arrived from Port Lincoln and is now in Full Training. Read More…


DOGS SECURE A SUN

Central District has rounded out an extensive recruiting campaign with the signature of former Gold Coast Sun Jacob Gillbee. Read More…


New Year Pre-Season Training Underway

CDFC League and Underage squads are back into full training in 2014. Read More…


2 More Recruits

Central District is pleased to welcome two more recruits to the kennel for 2014. Read More…


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