Port Hedland Panthers 1967-1994

Port Hedland Panthers were founded in 1967 with founding member Pat Love the first coach.  Panthers and Towns (Rovers) were the two teams representing the Port Hedland Football Association from 1967 to 1968.

The team was originally called Pier Panthers and were based at the Pier Hotel with Eric Pratt the manager.  Panthers won the first two real premiership in the Degrey Football League which commence in 1969.

Some of the personalities of Panthers include:

Pat Love, Eric Pratt, Ivan Aunins, Joe Sadowski, Mick Holt, Ducko Brahim, Taffy Welsh, Bobby Kelly, Glad Cassidy, Councillor brothers, TO BE UPDATED (June 2018)

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The last team to win the premiership before the name change was Panthers 1982
Panthers were the last team to win the premiership before the league changed its name to North Pilbara Football League in 1983.
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