1978 Sydney Football League Videos

Sydney Football Film of 1978 Matches

In 1978 film was taken of twelve separate Sydney Football League games at various grounds throughout the season.

The films of most of these matches go for about 10 minutes and, for the most part, cover parts of the entire games.

The Society has posted some of these on YouTube. The YouTube vision can most easily be directly accessed through the links on the video page of this website

DVD copies of these are for sale from the Society at $24.50 each plus postage. Details can be found on the Society’s Sales Page

NOTE:  Only short clips of the full item are available from the links below.  These are just to give a taste of the full 10 minute films.





23-04-1978 4 St George v Newtown Olds Park
30-04-1978 5 Southern Districts v St George Rosedale Oval
07-05-1978 6 East Sydney v Southern Districts Trumper Park
21-05-1978 8 East Sydney v Western Suburbs Trumper Park
28-05-1978 9 Southern Districts v Newtown Rosedale Oval
25-06-1978 13 Pennant Hills v Balmain Ern Holmes Oval
16-07-1978 16 East Sydney v St George Trumper Park
30-07-1978 18 St George v Newtown Trumper Park
06-08-1978 19 Newtown v Pennant Hills Trumper Park
20-08-1978 21 Southern Districts v Balmain Rosedale Oval
27-08-1978 22 Newtown v Western Suburbs Erskineville Oval
03-09-1978 Semi East Sydney v Newtown Rosedale Oval

We hope you enjoy this glimpse of the way it was.  Not much difference to today’s football.

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