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71. About Petone

Calendar Icon  3 June 2012 Author Icon  Jeff Bell Category Icon  Club Information
 
A Brief History Petone Football Club, was formed as Petone AFC in 1898, and while two other clubs can trace their roots back earlier than this, Petone is the oldest football club in Wellington to survive in its original form without amalgamation. The Club has been at its current base at Memorial Park since 1961.   The Club’s major achievement...

72. Winter Season 2015: Week 2

Calendar Icon  15 April 2015 Author Icon  Comms team Category Icon  Club News
 
Central League Wairarapa 2 - Grant Plumbing Petone 0   Grant Plumbing Petone headed over the always delightful to encounter Rimutaka Hill to face Wairarapa United on Saturday. The game was moved to Queen Elizabeth Park as the host’s new fancy turf wasn't quite ready. Queen Elizabeth Park was looking rather gorgeous and not even the constant t...

73. Hilton Petone Cup: Division 2 Quarter Finals

Calendar Icon  10 March 2014 Author Icon  Jeff Bell Category Icon  Senior News
 
The Division 2 Quarter Final matchups have been decided with games to be split across Sunday 16 and Monday 17 March. Tawa B       v       Kapiti Coast United Sunday 16 March 1pmPetone Memorial Park   Olympic B       v       Petone B Monday 17 March 6pmPetone Memorial Park   ...

74. New Club Plan Complete

Calendar Icon  16 May 2015 Author Icon  Craig Deadman Category Icon  Club News
 
Throughout the past 6 months, the club has worked very hard developing a new 3 Year Business Plan. This project took many hours and incorporated 16 workshops with involvement from a wide variety of club members and officials. Ray Bell was appointed project manager and did a fantastic job coordinating and facilitating many meetings and I would like ...

75. Key Dates

Calendar Icon  3 February 2015 Author Icon  Comms Team Category Icon  Junior Football
 
2018 Season Dates Junior season starts on the weekend of 7/8 April and runs through to the end of August 2018.   What is a muster? A muster is a friendly kick around. What are trials? Trials are for those players seeking selection in a Premier or graded team, however we do encourage all players to trial. Trials and musters will take place on...

76. The 1970s - Strength and Innovation

Calendar Icon  26 August 2013 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  History
 
The 1970s were the years in which we really emerged as a stable, well-managed club with the best facilities in Wellington. But those qualities didn’t just happen – they resulted from determined efforts to entice, encourage and empower people to manage and lead the club and to shape its future. It is no coincidence that all of our current life m...

77. John Bradbury

Calendar Icon  14 July 2012 Author Icon  Various Contributors Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 1975 John joined the club as a 7 year old in 1953. He was given a half-game each week in the under-12s or junior 6th grade, (our only other team were under-16s), coached by 1949 “Settlers” fullback Bob Reid. John's father managed the side and John’s major contribution was (at a time when many people didn’t have phones) cycling to G...

78. City's star heads across the harbour

Calendar Icon  18 January 2014 Author Icon  Hutt News Category Icon  Senior News
 
A former top striker in the national football league aims to head Petone in the right direction next season.   As the newly-appointed Director of Men's Football, Graham Little will coach the Petone club's Central League and Under-19 teams.   It's not that Petone were unhappy with his predecessor. Club chairman Craig Deadman said Mark Forster ...

79. Steve Minogue

Calendar Icon  2 June 2012 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 1986 Steve joined the club as a nine-year-old in 1960, playing his first game on the then newly commissioned Memorial Park No. 1 ground. He soon found his niche as a left wing and moved through the age grades until commencing senior football in 1968.   In 1971 Steve started in administration as secretary of the inaugural supporters’ c...

80. Wally Hewitt

Calendar Icon  3 September 2011 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 1965 Passed Away 2011 Wally Hewitt was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1925. At 17 years of age he played for Glentoran Olympic which was a feeder team for Glentoran in the Irish League.   In October 1948 he emigrated to New Zealand and joined the Petone club in 1949. A tall, rangy player affectionately known as ‘the big lad’, ...