“SHARK TALE OF TWO HALVES!”

The dictionary defines a ‘shark tale’ as a ridiculously fictitious piece of storytelling.  So, wouldn’t it be fun to dream a little, and tell a Shark’s tale of a sensational come-from-behind Doncaster victory in the 2H of last Saturday’s senior match at Vermont –in much the same way it really did happen back in the […]

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REALITY BITE FOR BULLDOG-BITTEN SHARKS

The expectations of a healthy improvement in playing strength of the Doncaster Sharks in 2021 took a considerable jolt last Saturday when we were well-beaten by an impressive South Croydon team to the tune of 69 points at Cheong Park. Yes, there were several experienced Sharks missing from this Round 1 action and yes, ‘one […]

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March 13,20,27 April 10

Practice Match Details: March 13 Versus West Preston Venue: Latrobe Uni. (Exact Location TBA) Time: 2pm (Seniors)  March 20 Versus: Whittlesea Venue: Whittlesea Showgrounds – Yea Rd, Whittlesea Time:  Reserves 11.00am Senior 1.00pm March 27 Versus: Diamond Creek Venue: Coventry Oval – Elizabeth St, Diamond Creek Time: Reserves Midday Seniors 2.00pm  April 10 Versus: Balwyn Venue […]

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Norsemen Knock-out Notion of Shark Hoodoo !

It was a disappointing finish to a tough 2019 season for both teams when Doncaster and Norwood met last Saturday at Mullum Mullum Reserve. An injury-ravaged Sharks were convincingly beaten by 47 pts by a better-organised opposition, thus ending the Sharks 6-game winning streak over Norwood.  And the Norsemen themselves, having quashed the notion of […]

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“GREG JARVIS TRIBUTE”

‘JARVO’ SETS NEW DFC PLAYING RECORD All supporters of Doncaster FC heartily congratulate our legendary Shark ruckman, Greg Jarvis, who yesterday played his 345th footy match for the Club and in doing so has set a new Club record for the most games ever played by a footballer for DFC. ‘Jarvo’, now 37, is in […]

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“Cheers! Sharks Top Saints … & Now It’s Jarvo’s Day!”

LAST SATURDAY – On a wet, heavy ground, but surely better than the Quambee ‘quagmires’ of yesteryear, our determined Doncaster Sharks slipped and slogged their way to a satisfying 11 pt away win over a persistent North Ringwood side.  This was our fourth win for the season and was achieved through a terrific team effort […]

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Sharks on the Move with Near-Miss at Rowville

Bouncing back after the slippery slopes of Vermont, our Doncaster Sharks put in a much improved away-performance against Rowville in Round 12, taking the game right up to the 3rd-placed Hawks before losing the match late in the 4Q by 14pts. Despite the disappointment of the loss, there was much to like about the Sharks’ […]

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Yes! Yes! Yes! … Sharks Home in 1pt Thriller!

There were plenty of “thumbs-up” and “you bloody bewdies” echoing around Schramm’s at the final siren last Saturday when the mighty Sharks gallantly held off a determined Norwood side to win by the barest of margins.  Hearty congrats go to Stewie and the team on this confidence-building win, achieved in what was a real ‘thriller-diller’ […]

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Welcome to … Wallaby Great, Peter Grigg

The Doncaster FC extends a warm welcome to Shark Park to former rugby union star, and Wallaby great, Peter Grigg who is our Guest Speaker at our 1st Coterie Luncheon this Saturday. Peter Grigg’s illustrious international rugby career began in the late 1970’s for some 8 years until he retired after the inaugural 1987 Rugby […]

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