It was with much sadness that we heard of the recent passing of Ivan Baumgartner, who played five games for Melbourne in 1955, in between stints with Geelong and St Kilda. Ivan, who wore No. 5 in his time at the Demons, originally hailed from Wesley College. We pass on our most sincere condolences to Ivan’s family and friends.


Here is the first installment for the New Year, complete with Golf Day information, profiles and merchandise availability. Check back to this post throughout the year and click on the link for each new issue, roughly on a monthly basis. We look forward to sharing Season 2021 with you! PLEASE NOTE – NINE & DINE GOLF, DUE TO BE HELD … Read More


BENEVOLENT FUND – THANK YOU  Thank you to everyone who has donated to the MFC P&PP&OA Benevolent Fund, via our GoFundMe page. This list recognises all donations made up to Preliminary Final weekend. It is testament to the generosity and willingness of so many to be involved. Every name has a special story, and we look forward to bringing more of these … Read More


Since the early 1950s, the name of Fay Spencer has been inextricably linked to the red and blue colours – not only as the wife of Stuart, but as a strong personality in her own right. From those premierships in 1955 and 1956, through to Stuart’s time as club president and well beyond, Fay was a valued part of the … Read More


Want to catch up on what’s been happening? Take a look at our archive of newsletters – including our most recent newsletter – November-December 2020, keeping in touch during this most unusual season – and get all the news in one place. (Scroll below to open, and see links to older newsletters below):   Click to access Newsletter-November-December-2020.pdf Newsletter September-October … Read More


All involved with the Melbourne Football Club were saddened to hear of the death of G N (Mike) Kostos. A part of the club community for over fifty years – particularly through Coterie – Mike filled a number of roles. Chairman of Coterie between 1979 and 1981, he also served as a club director in 1984, and was made a … Read More


Please see the attached notice for information regarding the upcoming MFC P&PP&OA AGM, its changed format, and the contact required to be part of this meeting. Annual Meeting Notice 2019


All involved with the Melbourne Football Club were extremely saddened to hear of the recent death of Graham Simpson. Made a Life Member in 1974, Graham was one of a much valued crew, working with the club as a Property Steward from the late 1950s. He remained a devoted supporter throughout his lifetime, and will be greatly missed. We pass … Read More