Kenneth William George “Ken” Farmer

Achievements

• League Captain – (5) 1934-35; 37-38; 41

• League Coach – (4) 1949-52 (3 GF, 2 Prem)

• Best & Fairest – 1936

• Leading Goalkicker – (13) 1929-41

• 100 goals in a season – (11) 1930-40

• State Coach – 1954

• 17/71 State Games/ Goals

• 2 x Premiership player

• 2 x Premiership coach

• First NAFC to reach 200 games

• Coach B Club - 1948

 

Other Awards

• Best Forward – (5) 1936; 38-41

• Establishing a State Goalkicking Record – 1935

• Best Junior – 1929

• Best Placed – 1937

• Highest Goalkicker – (7) 1929-35

• Second 18s Best Junior – 1928

 

Media Awards

• Syd Ingerson Fairest & Most Brilliant League Footballer (2) – 1930-31

• Browns Ltd Competition – 1932 (public vote)

 

Inducted/ Named Awards

• Australian Football Hall of Fame – 1998

• SANFL Hall of Fame – 2002

• NAFC Life Member – 1937

• NAFC Team of the Century (Full Forward) – 2000

• Since 1981 SANFL Leading Goalkicker is awarded the Ken Farmer Medal