Les Ash was re-elected President, Charlie Williams re-elected Secretary and Bob Kerger Treasurer.
Leopold applies for affiliation in Polwarth League and is refused. Appeal to Ballarat District Appeal Board is upheld.
Leopold fields Senior and Reserves teams in the Polwarth league and a U15 team in the G&DFL Buckley Cleverland Cup section.
Coaching appointments, Seniors Peter Thompson re-appointed captain and coach. Reserves Alan Thompson U15’s C Richards.
Max Snell appointed Reserves captain, U15’s ??
Leopold Football and Cricket Clubs jointly purchase five and a half acres of land north of existing oval for 1400 pounds.
Four bags of briquettes purchased for hot water heater.
Council gives permission for construction of new rooms.
Leopold fields Seniors, Reserves in Polwarth League and Under 15’s in G&DFL.
Newly reformed oval used for the first time against Torquay.
Club purchases boot stops after representation from players rep.
Bruce Bartle kicks 10 goals in Leopold’s 18-20-128 win against Portarlington, 6-8-44. It was noted that while Leopold won the game, they lost the fights.
Seniors finish 3rd of 9 teams with 10 wins and reach First Semi-final, Leopold 9-12-66, Torquay 10-8-68.
Reserves, 7th of 9 teams with 5 wins, U15’s, 9th of 16 teams with 7 wins.
Senior best and fairest won by Barry Smith for third time, Reserves ??, U15’s ??
Umpire’s best and fairest was Lester Gladman.
Leading Goalkickers, Seniors John Welsh (16). Reserves ??. U15’s Peter Manson (12)
Teams in Polwarth competition are Apollo Bay, Birregurra, Forrest, Leopold, Lorne, Portarlington, Queenscliff, Torquay and Winchelsea.
100 games achieved by Denis Fitzgerald and Robert Kerger.
Life Memberships awarded to Len Lewis, Max Davis, Charlie Pendleton and Les Ash.