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GALLERY: HALL OF FAME 2021

27 Jul 2021

Check out the amazing snaps captured by photographer Ryan Miller from last Saturday night's WANFLUA Hall of Fame function inside the Brett Rosebury Room at Ernest Johnson Oval. High resolution versions of individual photographs are available upon request by emailing wanflua@hotmail.com Congratulations once again to our newest WANFLUA Hall of Fame inductees - Scott McPhee, Graeme "Tig" Bergersen and Dale Edwick.

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DEDICATED DEVENISH DEBUTS

23 Jul 2021

Congratulations to WAFL goal umpire Matt Devenish who this week makes his League debut in the match between Claremont and East Fremantle on Saturday. Since joining the panel as a teenager, Matt has been making the trip from Bunbury to Perth for training and games, a choice he made to develop his game and shows his huge commitment to umpiring. Matt has grown as a

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TIME FLIES WRENN YOU’RE HAVING FUN

22 Jul 2021

Congratulations to WAFL boundary umpire and WANFLUA treasuer Nick Wrenn who will officiate in his 100th League match when Claremont takes on East Fremantle at Revo Fitness Stadium on Saturday. Nick started out as a hard-working medical trainer for WAFL and AFL umpires before deciding to pick up the whistle and have a crack at boundary umpiring in 2015. He took to umpiring like a

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EVERY DOIG HAS HIS DAY

21 Jul 2021

Congratulations to AFL boundary umpire and WANFLUA life member Nathan Doig who will this weekend will become just the fourth WANFLUA umpire to officiate in 400 senior matches. From the moment Nathan joined the WAFL panel in 2002 he has exceled in his craft. After just 50 WAFL games, including two League grand finals, he was promoted to the AFL panel in 2005 and he

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ROSY REACHES 450 AFL

16 Jul 2021

Congratulations to AFL field umpire, WANFLUA Life Member and games record holder, Brett Rosebury, who will this week umpire his 450th AFL game. This is an amazing achievement for Brett and shows his high level of consistency, dedication, professionalism, and performance over such an extended period of time. In his 450 AFL games, Brett has also officiated 44 AFL finals games, including 8 Grand Finals.

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BRENDAN RAISES THE BAR

25 Jun 2021

Goal umpire and WANFLUA Bar Manager Brendan Williamson will debut in league football this Saturday when East Fremantle hosts the West Coast Eagles on Saturday afternoon. Brendan has worked hard for this opportunity, after spending the last few seasons in the reserves working on his game. Brendan started umpiring in 2017 and has progressed through colts footy and into the reserves. Brendan has also done

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BEN BAGS 150

24 Jun 2021

Former WANFLUA treasurer Ben Laycock will umpire his 150th league game on Saturday at Leederville Oval. Quiet and unassuming, Ben often goes under the radar. However, whilst doing this he has quietly amassed 150 games since debuting in 2012. One of Ben’s great strengths is the gap between his best and worst games is minimal, meaning he umpires each week with a great level of

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MCCAW “SKIPS” TO 200 GAMES

24 Jun 2021

A massive congratulations to field umpire Rob McCaw, who will umpire his 200th WAFL league match on Saturday at Provident Financial Oval when West Perth plays Claremont. Rob is one of the most respected umpires not only within the WAFL umpiring group but also amongst the WAFL playing group too. This has come about because of many consistent performances over a long period of time.

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HALL OF FAME ANNOUNCEMENT

12 Jun 2021

The WANFLUA Committee is pleased to announce the Hall of Fame Inductees for the upcoming 2021 Hall of Fame Function. These three umpires all represent the best of our association in relation to on-field excellence and are worthy of their inclusion in the WANFLUA Hall of Fame. The inductees are: Field Umpire – Scott McPhee Boundary Umpire – Graeme “Tig” Bergersen Goal Umpire – Dale

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GARRETT GETS 150 GAMES

05 Jun 2021

Congratulations to AFL boundary umpire Josh Garrett who will make his 150th senior appearance when the Fremantle Dockers host the Western Bulldogs at Optus Stadium on Sunday. Josh’s 150 games has been split with 58 games in the WAFL (including the 2014 and 2015 League grand finals) and 92 AFL games as of Sunday. Congratulations Josh, and all the best for Sunday!

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