Main content

Latest News

Woodward, Bailey share special bond

ALEX Woodward’s football story of perseverance, resilience and reward is similar to that of another famous Hawk, Max Bailey. The pair open up about their friendship and the number 39.

5:15pm  Jul 25, 2014

The day Woodward's dream came true

The day Alex Woodward learned he'd be making his AFL debut began like any other Thursday. He talks us through his emotions ahead of Saturday night.

4:00pm  Jul 25, 2014

Milestone McEvoy primed for Swans

IT HAS taken Ben McEvoy a little longer than expected to reach his 100th AFL game this year but he wouldn’t have it any other way.

1:38pm  Jul 25, 2014

Latest HawksTV

The Main Event: Hawks vs Swans

5:55pm  Jul 25, 2014

Debut a privilege for Woodward

5:53pm  Jul 25, 2014

McEvoy excited for game 100

2:49pm  Jul 25, 2014

Hawks Museum

The home of the Mighty Hawks, the Hawks Museum tells the story
of the people that have made the Hawthorn Football Club the most successful club in the last 50 years, 11 Premierships, 4 Brownlow medals, 6 Norm Smith medals and arguably the two best full forwards in the history of the game.

There are three areas for visitors to experience - 

The Foyer


See the magnificent portraits of Club Legends; John Kennedy Snr and Leigh Matthews, Graham Arthur, Michael Tuck and Peter Hudson.

The Hawks Museum

  • The Club chronology
  • The Premiership Cabinet
  • The largest Guernsey collection in the AFL
  • Hear Kennedy Snr address to the 1975 team
  • The Team photos
  • The old rubdown table in the Trainers’ display
  • Plus many more Brown & Gold stories

The Stairway of Memories

Relive Glenferrie, Princes Park, Waverley, historically important reminders of the Hawks former home grounds, the Social Club, the Trainers & the Past Players Rooms.

Hours, Admission, Location

Hawks Museum Hours
Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday – Closed
Sundays – Closed
Or by appointment

Contact
03 9535 3075 or email hawksmuseum@hawthornfc.com.au

Admission
Glenferrie Gold and Friends of the Hawks Museum are Free (must wear current badge)
Adult - $2.00, Concession/Child - $1 (tickets available at HawksNest)

Location
Ricoh Centre, Waverley Park 
Stadium Circuit
Mount Waverley
(Melway map ref: 80 H2)

If visiting by public transport
Catch Pakenham, Cranbourne or Dandenong train from Flinders Street to Huntingdale Station, bus stop across road from station, catch Smart Bus 900 and ask for the Waverley Park stop.  You will see Waverley from bus stop.

Friends of the Hawks Museum

Hawks fans interested to learn more about the Friends of the Hawks Museum and support the continuing growth of the museum  - join up and have the pleasure of wearing the unique Hawks Museum badge and gaining unlimited access.

Download the 2014 Friends of the Hawks Museum membership form (.pdf).

The Hawks Museum is seeking the support from the wider Hawthorn community to help with the further development of the Club Collection at Waverley.

The collection has grown enormously since Hawks Forever first began in 1992. The search continues for guernseys, trophies, club publications, photographs, membership tickets and medallions, in short, anything brown & gold that will help us tell the Hawthorn story all the better.

Hawks Museum merchandise

HawksNest online has a range of exclusive Hawks Museum items available for purchase.
Visit HawksNest online.

Waverley Park Tours

Hawthorn supporters and Football fans in general have the chance to see the Club’s state-of-the-art facilities with the Waverley Park Tours, find out more.

 

LATEST HAWKS MUSEUM UPDATES

140107_museum60.jpg

Missing Hawk the cousin of John Kennedy Snr

The Hawks Museum has found two more missing Hawks, one of which is actually related to Club Legend John Kennedy Snr.

8:45am Jul 1, 2014

142305_museum60.jpg

Hawks Museum honours three favourite sons

Each year the Hawks Museum honours three former players in the exhibit titled They Made the Brown & Gold.  For 2014 the former players to be honoured are Ernest 'Tich' Utting, Rodney Olsson and Richard Taylor. 

8:30am May 23, 2014

121116_missinghawk60.jpg

Neil Allison - another Missing Hawk found

The search for the Missing Hawks began in 2002 when the Club made the decision to honour the players who had played at least one senior VFL/AFL game...

4:43pm Nov 16, 2012

121003_fisher60.jpg

John Fisher's premiership guernsey back at Hawthorn

When the final siren blew to end the 1961 Grand Final, the Hawks had won its first premiership after 36 years of effort, a time honoured football ritual was to

9:03am Oct 3, 2012

120830_mills60.jpg

Bert Mills, a tribute

Ardent Hawthorn Member Glenn Elliott is to be congratulated for the tribute that he has instigated in his hometown of Bethanga to recognise...

10:42am Aug 30, 2012