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Ablett hopes for a Brownlow tie

Former Cat Gary Ablett hopes to share the Brownlow with Joel Selwood

3:08pm  Sep 17, 2014

Things turn wacky in Geelong

To celebrate the end of 2014, the Cats hit the Lord of the Isles Tavern for Wacky Wednesday. Click here to check out the photo gallery.

1:03pm  Sep 17, 2014

Selwood named All-Australian captain

Geelong captain Joel Selwood has been named captain of the 2014 All Australian team

8:50pm  Sep 16, 2014

Premierships

Geelong has a proud history, having won nine AFL premierships in its history. The Cats tasted success in 1925, 1931, 1937, 1951, 1952, 1963, 2007, 2009 and 2011. The club has also won flags at other levels, including the night cup, reserves, under 19 and VFA/VFL. Check out the full premiership history of the mighty Cats.

1925

Geelong took out its first league premiership and its first senior flag since taking out VFA honours in 1886

1931

Geelong bounced back from losing the 1930 grand final to Collingwood to take out their 2nd league premiership

1937

Geelong took out the minor premiership by winning 15/18 games, before going on to win their 3rd premiership

1951

A fourth premiership came to Geelong with an 11 point win over Essendon on grand final day

1952

By grand final day, Geelong was in the midst of a 26 game unbeaten run, and Collingwood posed few problems on the big day

1963

A sixth flag came in 1963. It was the only time Geelong won the premiership without being in first place after the home & away season

2007

Geelong broke its 44 year premiership drought with an incredible 119 point win over Port Adelaide

2009

Geelong claimed their second premiership in three years after coming from behind to beat St Kilda

2011

The Cats were written off all year but stood up when it mattered

U19

The league instituted the under 19 competition in 1946 before winding it up after the 1991 campaign

Reserves

Geelong is one of the most successful clubs at ‘reserve’ level, taking the flag 15 times

Night Cup

Geelong Football Club have won the night cup three times - 1961, 2006 and 2009

VFA

The VFA was the pre-eminent football competition between 1877 and the formation of the league in 1897