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Hird excited by 2015 fixture

Essendon coach James Hird is looking forward to the challenge that awaits his side over the first two rounds of the home and away season.

3:29pm  Oct 31, 2014

List changes summary

Essendon has finalised its list ahead of the 2015 National Draft to be held on the Gold Coast on November 27 with three spots available on the club's senior list.

9:26am  Oct 31, 2014

Aylett set to move to rookie list

Essendon Football Club has delisted young midfielder Kurt Aylett ahead of next month’s AFL National Draft.

8:27pm  Oct 30, 2014

Essendon Football Club inducted two new Legends and five new Members into the Hall of Fame. Our 2013 inductees will join a long list of Essendon Football Club's finest players such as James Hird, Michael Long, Kevin Sheedy, Terry Daniher, Simon Madden and Dick Reynolds.

2013 Inductees

Matthew Lloyd

Matthew Lloyd is Essendon’s greatest goal-kicker and among the best full forwards in the history of the game.

10:25am  Mar 4, 2013

Roy McConnell

Roy McConnell was both a decorated player and dedicated administrator who served his club for over 30 years.  

10:37am  Mar 4, 2013

Fred Baring

Fred Baring was one of the greatest ruckmen-defenders to play with the Essendon Football and one of the finest players of his time.

11:23am  Mar 4, 2013

Darryl Gerlach

Darryl Gerlach made an outstanding contribution to the Essendon Football Club over a period spanning 35 years.

11:27am  Mar 4, 2013

Bill Brew

Bill Brew began his commitment to Essendon Football Club in 1922, the club’s first year at Windy Hill, and continued working for his club without a break until 1968.

11:30am  Mar 4, 2013

Bruce Heymanson

Bruce Heymanson, or ‘Heymo‘ as he was universally known, was for over 50 years a loyal fan, dedicated committeeman, tireless fundraiser, effective networker and generous benefactor.

11:33am  Mar 4, 2013

Scott Lucas

Scott Lucas was a powerful forward who in a career spanning 14 seasons became one of the Bombers’ most valuable and popular players.

11:37am  Mar 4, 2013

Inductee Videos

HOF: Matthew Lloyd

5:08pm  Mar 4, 2013

HOF: Bill Brew

4:53pm  Mar 1, 2013

HOF: Roy McConnell

4:22pm  Mar 1, 2013

HOF: Darryl Gerlach

4:41pm  Mar 1, 2013

HOF: Fred Baring

4:47pm  Mar 1, 2013

HOF: Scott Lucas

4:28pm  Mar 1, 2013

HOF: Bruce Heymanson

4:36pm  Mar 1, 2013