East Burwood Reserve, Burwood Hwy, East Burwood

Vale Colin Tainton


Colin Tainton

It is with great sadness for everyone at the East Burwood Football Club and the football community in general, to hear that Colin Tainton has passed away.

Colin will remain a legend at the club, with the Senior Best and Fairest medal named after him, as well as having the following list of career achievements:

Games Record Holder  – 456

Six times Club Best & Fairest – Seniors

Three time winner League Best & Fairest

Six Time Premiership Player

Five years senior coach

Team Of the Century member – Centre

100 year anniversary Hall Of Fame member.

Rest in peace, Colin.