Club Timeline

1869: Club Formed

1925: North Joins the VFL
Home Ground: Arden St

1950: First Grand Final
Essendon 13.12 (92) d North Melbourne 7.12 (54)

1965: Night Premiership
North Melbourne 14.13 (97) d Carlton 9.3 (57)
Captain: Noel Teasdale

1965: Noel Teasdale wins Brownlow Medal
(but awarded retrospectively)

1965: North moves to Coburg

1966: Night Premiership
North Melbourne 20.12 (132) d Hawthorn 12.7 (79)
Captain: Noel Teasdale

1966: Homeground back at Arden St

1973: Keith Greig wins Brownlow Medal

1974: Keith Greig wins Brownlow Medal Again!

1974: Doug Wade tops VFL Goalkicking
Wade kicked 103 goals

1975:Premiership
North Melbourne 19.8 (122) d Hawthorn 9.13 (67)
Captain: Barry Davis
Coach: Ron Barassi

1977: Premiership
North Melbourne 21.25 (151) d Collingwood 19.10 (124)
Captain: David Dench
Coach: Ron Barassi

1978: Malcolm Blight wins Brownlow Medal

1980: Night Premiership
North Melbourne 8.9 (57) d Collingwood 7.12 (54)

1982: Malcolm Blight wins Coleman Medal
Blight kicked 103 goals

1983: Ross Glendinning wins Brownlow Medal

1984: North moves to the MCG

1992: Brett Allison takes Mark of the Year

1990: John Longmire wins Coleman Medal
Longmire kicked 98 goals

1995: Night Premiership
North Melbourne 14.9 (93) d Adelaide 8.15 (63)
Captain: Wayne Carey
Coach: Denis Pagan

1996: Premiership
North Melbourne 19.17 (131) d Sydney 13.10 (88)
Captain: Wayne Carey
Coach: Denis Pagan
Norm Smith Medallist: Glenn Archer
North Melbourne attempts a merger with Fitzroy, but is thwarted by Brisbane and the AFL.

1998: Night Premiership
Ansett Cup Grand Final: NM 14.13 (97) d St Kilda 12.11 (83)
Captain: Wayne Carey
Coach: Denis Pagan
Michael Tuck Medallist: Wayne Carey
AFL Rookie of the Year: Byron Pickett
AFL Mark of the Year: Winston Abraham

Club record: 11 consecutive wins.

1999: AFL Premiership
AFL Grand Final: NM d Carlton
Captain: Wayne Carey
Coach: Denis Pagan
Norm Smith Medallist: Shannon Grant