The Bombers: Stories of a Great Club

Essendon Football Club, in conjunction with Foxtel and Kayo, will premiere a landmark eight-part documentary series showcasing the extraordinary history of the equal-most successful club in VFA/VFL/AFL as it approaches its historic 150th anniversary season.

The Bombers: Stories of a Great Club will screen on Fox Footy commencing Tuesday, October 19 (7:30pm AEST) with seven half-hour episodes to air on Tuesday evenings throughout October and November, culminating in a gripping one-hour final episode.

The documentary series provides viewers incredible insight into the entire football club, its people and their astonishing stories, both on and off the field across 150 years.

Reflecting on some of the greatest highs and devastating tragedies across the Bombers’ rich history, over 100 interviews were conducted and among those featured include club champions Jack Jones, Dick Reynolds, Tim Watson, Jobe Watson, Neale Daniher, Kevin Sheedy, James Hird, Bruce Reid, Harold Lambert, Ken Fraser, Mark Harvey, Simon Madden, Matthew Lloyd, Gavin Wanganeen and Dustin Fletcher, along with industry luminaries Dermott Brereton, David Parkin and Denis Pagan.