Club you coach for:
When you became coach:
November 2018. Previously 1994/1997/2000/2004.
Teams you have played for during your career:
Wagga Tigers, Sydney Swans, Collingwood, Tatura and Shepparton Swans.
Date and place of birth:
4/7/1964 at Temora, NSW.
89kg – 92kg.
Hawke or Fox.
First senior game:
Football (player and coach) honours:
Wagga Tigers and Tatura premierships.
Brothers, Brian and Ian.
Hospitality. Controlling M. Rendina on Sundays.
Mt Austin Primary School, Mt Austin High School at Wagga Wagga.
Golf. But I am now showing Robin Knaggs and Mick Ciavarella how to fish.
Thai and Japanese.
Beer and good wine when it is available.
Outside of football I would say golf and in particular, the Masters.
Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen.
Favourite holiday spot:
Canada and the USA.
Favourite TV show:
Dead Poet’s Society.
Biggest influence on career:
My father, Johnny Hawke. Tom Hafey and Leigh Matthews had influences on my career also.
Football games played:
Too many for my body to cope. I’m gone.
Football games coached:
Approximately 180 games.