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1. Hilton Petone Tournament Finalists

Calendar Icon  3 June 2012 Author Icon  Jeff Bell Category Icon  Hilton Cup
 
Year Winner     Runner-Up   1955 Miramar Rangers 3   Petone 1 1956 Petone 3   Kiwi United 1 1957 Wellington Marist 2   Miramar Rangers 1 1958 Zealandia 3   Miramar Rangers 2 1959 Miramar Rangers 4   Kiwi United 1 1960 Diamond 3   Miramar Rangers 2 1961 Railways 5...

2. Hilton Petone Cup entries close 13 Jan 2017

Calendar Icon  22 December 2016 Author Icon  Comms team Category Icon  Club News
 
Entries for the annual preseason Tournament for the Hilton Petone Cup are open until Friday 13 January 2017.   For over 60 years this tournament has been a key feature in the preseason training calendar for many teams.  Now offering two divisions, the tournament starts on Sunday 19 February and runs until Sunday 26 March. In 2017, the tourname...

3. Life Member: Otto Hilton

Calendar Icon  3 June 2012 Author Icon  Jeff Bell Category Icon  Honours
 
Otto Hilton was born in 1912 and went on to play senior club football in Austria and Czechoslovakia, representing the Czech Army team in 1936-39. He emigrated to New Zealand from a war-threatened Europe in 1939 and, after a period of refereeing, joined Petone in 1950 –attracted by the club’s Chatham Cup winning performances of the previous year...

4. Life Member: Arthur Hilton

Calendar Icon  3 June 2012 Author Icon  Jeff Bell Category Icon  Honours
 
Arthur arrived in New Zealand with his brother Otto in 1939, overcoming all sorts of difficulty to get here. Once in the country, their talents in the production of grease saw them set up a company to manufacture special grease that helped the railways run during the war, and in the 1950s this company moved to Seaview.   To read more about Arthu...

5. Latest Hilton Petone Results

Calendar Icon  3 June 2012 Author Icon  Jeff Bell Category Icon  Hilton Cup
 
/p>       Congratulations to Lower Hutt City A - 2016 Caltex Railway Avenue Tournament for the Hilton Petone Cup Division One Champions & Lower Hutt City B winners of the Division Two Final   The results from this week's round of the Hilton Petone Cup are listed below.     DIVISION 1         ...

6. Life Member: Tony Hilton

Calendar Icon  3 June 2012 Author Icon  Jeff Bell Category Icon  Honours
 
Tony Hilton joined the club in 1952 and played as goalkeeper for the junior 6th (under 12) team. Tony’s uncle Otto was at that time on the club’s management committee, and his father, Arthur, also joined that committee in 1954. Tony played junior football for 4 years and later also filled in for lower grade men’s teams while he was at college...

7. Hilton Petone Tournament 2013

Calendar Icon  3 June 2012 Author Icon  Jeff Bell Category Icon  Hilton Cup
 
/p>       Congratulations to Petone A and Olympic B for taking out the 2013 Caltex Railway Avenue Tournament for the Hilton Petone Cup Division 1 and Division 2 Finals respectively.   Thanks to all teams that took part, the officials for giving up their time and everyone else involved in making this another successful edition of the tourn...

8. Looking For: Hilton Petone Tournament Volunteers

Calendar Icon  6 December 2013 Author Icon  Sam Boyd Category Icon  Club News
 
The Hilton Petone Tournament is creeping up very quickly on us again. This is a tournament Petone Football Club has run for over 50 years and we are well underway on planning for the 2014 edition. Are you or anyone you know interested in helping out with the running of the tournament? We need people to help with set up/takedown of grounds, giving r...

9. Otto Hilton

Calendar Icon  11 June 2011 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 1960 Passed Away 1965 Otto Hilton was born in 1912 and went on to play senior club football in Austria and Czechoslovakia, representing the Czech Army team in 1936-39. He immigrated to New Zealand from a war-threatened Europe in 1939 and, after a period of refereeing, joined Petone in 1950 – attracted by the club’s Chatham Cup winning ...

10. Arthur Hilton

Calendar Icon  2 July 2011 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 1970 Passed Away 1982 Arthur arrived in New Zealand with his brother Otto in 1939, overcoming all sorts of difficulty to get here. Once in the country, their talents in the production of grease saw them set up a company to manufacture special grease that helped the railways run during the war, and in the 1950s this company moved to Seaview...