The Club was saddened to learn of the passing of former A Grade Captain and Life Member Peter Parkinson. Peter is the father of current Vice Chairman James Parkinson and grandfather to current Committee members Angus Parkinson and Jake Galloway.
In sharing some memories of Peter many noted, as a result of his playing and leadership prowess, Peter was one of the iconic and revered players at the Club in his day.
Our thoughts are with the Parkinson family. The A Grade will be wearing black armbands tomorrow as a tribute to Peter.
PETER HASLAM PARKINSON
born 22/04/1940, died 28/04/2021, aged 81
151 games (Club records: 1957-1969; 10, 0, 0, 10, 9, 2, 20, 19, 15, 19, 15, 18, 14)
11 seasons; 1957, 1960-1969
1964 A Grade Best & Fairest
1966 A Grade Premiership player
1966 A Grade Best Team Man
1966 Life Member (player)
1968 A Grade Captain
1969 A Grade Captain