Coburg Harriers Gallery

Coburg Harriers Gallery


1896 to 1940


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1941 to 1980


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1981 to 2000


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2001 onwards


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Australian Representatives


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Life Members


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1930 - Coburg Harriers Pudding GiftThis photo shows the 1930 Coburg Harriers Pudding Gift at the Coburg Football Ground. The leading runner is William Ryan (also known as William Barker)
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1908 Olympian W. V. AitkinWilliam Victor Aitken represented Australasia in the Marathon in the 1908 Olympic Games in London. The official results show a DNF. The finer details reveal that he retired through an attack of sleepiness when in 3rd place at 21½ miles!
1898_Coburg_Harriers_Club_Photo.jpg
1898 Coburg Harriers Club PhotoNoel Clough’s Great Uncle Charles, 5th from Right Rear and his Grandfather Fred G. Carpenter, 3rd from Right Front
Ben Budd, 5th from Right Front
??? Munroe, 1st from Left Front
Victor Aitken, 2nd from Left Middle
Jack Bates with Dog, Front
1956_Olympian_Neville_Sayers.jpg
1956 Olympian Neville SayersNeville Sayers competed as a Coburg Harrier from 1955-1960, but his main field of expertise was as a Modern Pentathlete and Pistol Shooter. His championship credentials read impressively

Modern Pentathlon
1956 Olympic Games, Melbourne
1960 Olympic Games, Rome
1956-57-60 Australian Champion
1955-56-57-60 Victorian Champion
1956 to 1965 Victorian Team Member
1956 to 1960 Australian Record Holder

Pistol Shooting
1958 World Championships, Moscow
1960 Olympic Games, Rome
1958 Australian Champion
1960 Victorian Champion (rapid fire)
1958 to 1961 Victorian Team Member
1956 to 1961 Fencing Team
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1946-47 Coburg Harriers VAAA A Grade PremiersBack Row L to R: H M Stevens, V Kyte, R Burgess, J Boyles
Standing L to R: E U Jones, J Polan, J Coates, W Amor, J Zegenhagen, R C Smith, R V Smith
Sitting L to R: K Hollingsworth, M W Shilston (Vice Captain), G E Price (Coach), N J Sillitoe (Captain), J Pettigrove
Inserts L to R: R Northeast, P Jones
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1971 - Official Opening of Harold Stevens Athletic Field - Program Page 3The official opening of the Harold Stevens Athletic Field Coburg on Sunday 21st March 1971 saw a large Track & Field Meet, with 42 separate events making it a big and exciting day.
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1940 - VAAA Opening Run Caulfield Race CourseThe Coburg Harriers team for the opening run of the 1940 VAAA Winter Season at the Caulfied Racecourse.

L to R: Theo Clarke, Reg Leach, ???, Geoffrey Wilson (Boy), Bill Brooker (K.I.A), ???, Jack Wilson (K.I.A), Les Johns, Hidden, George Price, J Gregory, Les Mayland, Stan Batchelor, Stan Wilson (K.I.A)
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1956 - Coburg Harriers Olympic Torch Relay Runner Norman StevensThis photo shows Coburg Harriers runner Norman Stevens carrying the Olympic Torch in the Rochester area, 180km north of Melbourne.

Overall, Coburg Harriers Peter Mahady, Fred Armstrong, Geoff Fleming, John Frederickson, Phil Hawkins, Neville Huggins, John Smith and R Hardiman participated.

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1971 - Official Opening of Harold Stevens Athletic Field - Program Page 4The official opening of the Harold Stevens Athletic Field Coburg on Sunday 21st March 1971 saw a large Track & Field Meet, with 42 separate events making it a big and exciting day.May 01, 2020
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1971 - Official Opening of Harold Stevens Athletic Field - Program Page 3The official opening of the Harold Stevens Athletic Field Coburg on Sunday 21st March 1971 saw a large Track & Field Meet, with 42 separate events making it a big and exciting day.May 01, 2020
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1971 - Official Opening of Harold Stevens Athletic Field - Program Page 2The official opening of the Harold Stevens Athletic Field Coburg on Sunday 21st March 1971 saw a large Track & Field Meet, with 42 separate events making it a big and exciting day.May 01, 2020
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1971 - Official Opening of Harold Stevens Athletic Field - Program Page 1The official opening of the Harold Stevens Athletic Field Coburg on Sunday 21st March 1971 saw a large Track & Field Meet, with 42 separate events making it a big and exciting day.May 01, 2020
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1947 - Harold Stevens sets a SA U19 1 Mile RecordHarold Stevens scored a clever win in the Under 19 Mile. Teamwork by brother Norm was a big factor, Norm took the lead for about a lap and a half when Colin Cooper (SA) ran to the front. Almost immediately Harold challenged and led until 300 yards from home, when Cooper ran to the front leaving Harold in the box seat to finish over Cooper and win by a good yard. Time: 4 minutes 34.3 seconds - South Australian Under 19 Record.May 01, 2020
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1946 - Coburg Harriers Club PhotoTop Row - L to R: ???, Noel Bellamy, Ron Greet, Ivan Carter, Ron Quinton, Jack Jarvis, John Hunt, Jack Coates, Norman Stevens, ???, Bob Toone, ???, Keith Henderson
Standing - L to R: Bert Schober, ???, Mr Budge, Jim Zegenhargen, Jack Boyle, Ron Smith, Harold Stevens, Ray Burgess, Keith Shaw, Ken Fowler, Lou Clarke, Ray Smith, Bob Jones, ???, Maurie Brophy, George Price
Sitting - L to R: Jack Budge, Colin Mosley, Jim Petegrove, Bruce Page, Leon Carol, Neville Sillitoe (Captain), Mark Shilston (Vice Captain), ???, Ken Monk, ???, Trevor Pettegrove
Front - L to R: Cliff Ring (Secretary), Noel Clarke, Keith Bates, Hal Grix, Fred Travill, Linsay McGregor, Bob Prentice, Burnie Hardiman, Vic Jones, Milton Bayley, ???, Alex Templeton (Tresuary)
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1946 - Coburg Harriers 50 Year AnniversaryClub Rooms, McDonald Reserve, Bell St Coburg
Standing L to R: Wally Coden, George Price, ???, Dr L F Edmunds, Geoff Fleming, F W Durham, Fred O’Grady ,Jim Purcell, Charles Weekes, George Slater
Kneeling L to R: Arch Wilson, Alec Templeton, Alan Firth, Albert Briggs, Cecil Willis
Front: Mark Shilston
May 01, 2020
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1946-47 Coburg Harriers VAAA Juniors Section 3 PremiersStanding L to R: K Monk, R Blaney, W Johnson, J Swinton, K Williams
Sitting L to R: L Clancy, N J Sillitoe (Captain), G E Price (Coach), H Grix, L Cooper
Inset : R Newton
May 01, 2020