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About Us

Formed in 1996, the Dick Reynolds Club is an EFC supporters group that arranges functions to celebrate the history and culture of the Essendon Football Club. It is managed by a voluntary committee of 10 EFC supporters

What We Do

Over the past 18 years we have conducted over 65 functions that have honoured the players, coaches and other personnel. The themes have included premierships, player milestones, player reunions, hall of fame presentations, Anzac Day and Club history

The luncheons are hosted by Tim Watson, EFC Legend and media personality who manages to provide informative, entertaining functions. Typically the functions attract 300 to 800 attendees


Milestones and Hall of Fame   27 June 2015

Over 400 people attend the Bi Annual player Milestones and EFC Hall of fame presentation night held at the Grand Hyatt. MC for the event was Essendon Legend Tim Watson.  Players to receive their Milestone Awards were; Dustin Fletcher, EFC Club record 400 Games and 1993, 2000 Premiership player.  Others to receive awards were; Brendan Goddard 250 games, Jake Melksham 100 games and Ben Howlett 100 games.

Hall of Fame Awardees were; Noel Allanson 57 games and EFC Administrator. Reg Burgess, 124 games and named 13 in the all time champions of the EFC. Kevin Egan, Premiership player, 20 years EFC Board member.  Paul Vander Haar 201 games, Premiership player, number 45 in the all time champions at the EFC.

Daniher Dynasty  13 August  2015

This event was sold out as soon as it was launched. The venue is the MCC Dining room with 550 attendees. The event is to celebrate the life of Neale Daniher who has MND. He is keen to promote awareness of the MND  disease of which there is no known cure. To date he has raised over 2.5 Million for MND research. The night will raise funds for his cause and he determined that it will be an entertaining  and enjoyable occasion.  MC  Tim Watson will host panels including the four Daniher brothers, Kevin Sheedy, John Worsfold and David Neitz.


DRC Golf Day

2015 Dick Reynolds Club Golf Day

Thursday 3 December

Sandhurst Club (Champions Course)

The DRC Golf Day will be a terrific opportunity for members to get up close and personal with current and past players. Located at the Sandhurst Golf Club the day will act as major fundraiser for the Essendon Football Club Past Players and Officials Association which provides ongoing support of our legends of the past.


  • A motorised cart
  • Teams of three allocated to a player or past player
  • A range of competitions and raffle draws with access to major prizes
  • Light breakfast and lunch with an EFC guest speaker

A key feature of the day is your chance to win a Kia car valued at $30,000 for a hole in one on the nominated hole.

The cost to play in the day is $250 per person and $240 for DRC members.

We look forward to seeing you on the day.

To book or for more information on the DRC Golf Day please visit: 

Further Information

Please contact Jessica Newman for more information on the Dick Reynolds Club:

Jessica Newman

Private Clients & Coteries Coordinator

(03) 8340 2023