Playing Career with Cygnet Football Club

Started playing for Cygnet Football Club in under 17's in 1972 aged 15

Retired playing for Cygnet Football Club in the reserves in 2000 aged 43

Games played  with Cygnet Football Club

Under 17's    30 games

Seniors          310 games

Reserves      120 games

Total              460 games

Best and Fairest Awards

For Cygnet Football Club

Under 17's    1973

Seniors          1977, 80, 83, 84, 87, 90

Runner-up     1978, 82

Reserves       1992,93

Runner-up     1994, 96,97

Synnott Bros  1977,80,83,90

Huon Best and Fairest

Seniors          1987,90

Reserves      1992,93,94,97

Represented the Huon Association side on 14 occasions

Tanner Medal for best player in a representative game on 2 occasions

Premiership Flags Won

Under 17's:  1973 under Jim Green

Seniors:        1974 under Ray O'Rourke

Seniors:        1976 under Brian Dillon

Seniors:        1979 under John Thurley

Seniors:        1984 under Colin Bellchambers

Reserves:     1992 under Greg Watson

Reserves:     1996 under Brett Direen

Reserves:     1997 under Brett Direen

Greg played with his son Aaron for the 96 & 97 flags

Coaching Career

Cygnet Reserves in 1983

Cygnet Seniors in 1988 & 89

Playing Career with Superules

Kingborough  Superules

Played            102 games

Best & Fairest   1999,2001,2004


Best and Fairest  2000,2009

Tasmanian  Superules

Played            31 games

Best & Fairest   2000,01,03,07,08


Australian Superules


Carnival  Best and Fairest   2001,03

All Australian    2000,01,03,04,05,07,08




And on the Humerous Side


  Ducky's sense of humour is as legendery as his footballing prowess. Luckily we managed to obtain a copy of Greg's dinner-speech notes from the Old Players Dinner in 2010. Download a copy (minus a few bits) by .... clicking on this link....... 





Ducky's Photo - Gallery (click an image to enlarge it)