Bob Honeysett

Career Stats & Summary

Vital Statistics

Biography

Souths centre first played for NSW in 1956. Honeysett later moved to Norths and represented NSW in two matches in 1959. In 1962 he was playing for Wagga Magpies when called into the State side for a fourth time.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

All statistics shown in this section are based only on data available in the RLP database, and are not necessarily a complete and/or 100% accurate representation of a player's career. This information should be used as a guide only. If you see a question mark (?), it denotes that the figure is not available.

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Competitions

Competition   App T G   FG Pts W L D Win %  
NRL 52 41 -   - 123 34 17 1 65.38% List
NRL Finals 5 1 -   - 3 3 2 0 60.00% List
Interstate Matches 4 1 -   - 3 2 2 0 50.00% List
City Cup 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% List
City vs Country Firsts 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% List


Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
NSW Firsts 1956, 1959, 1962 4 1 -   - 3 2 2 0 50.00% List
NSW Country Firsts 1962 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% List
Overall 1956-1962 5 1 0   0 3 3 2 0 60.00% List


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
South Sydney NSWRFL 1954 1 1 -   - 3 1 0 0 100.00% List
South Sydney NSWRFL 1955 18 9 -   - 27 12 6 0 66.67% List
South Sydney NSWRFL 1956 16 7 -   - 21 9 6 1 56.25% List
South Sydney NSWRFL 1957 17 9 -   - 27 12 5 0 70.59% List
North Sydney NSWRFL 1958 ? 5 -   - 15  
North Sydney NSWRFL 1959 ? 10 -   - 30  
Overall 1954-1959 ? 41 0   0 123 ? ? ? ?  

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
South Sydney 1954-57 52 26 -   - 78 34 17 1 65.38% List
North Sydney 1958-59 ? 15 -   - 45 ? ? ? ?  
Overall 1954-1959 ? 41 0   0 123 ? ? ? ?  

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
South Sydney 1954-1957 5 1 -   - 3 3 2 0 60.00% List
Overall 1955-1957 5 1 0   0 3 3 2 0 60.00% List

Your Say

Anonymous says: Gifted center who would have had a representative career only for a dicky shoulder. (30/05/2012)

glen honeysett says: im so proud to have bob honeysett as my grandfather top football player (05/09/2013)

Wayne Honeysett says: Bob Honeysett had a great representative career playing first grade for Souths and Captain of Norths, he also represented NSW , NSW Country, Riverina , Group 9 . He also won the prestigious Maher Cup with Young cherry pickers when he was Captain Coach in the early 60s.
The only reason he did not play for Australia was a string of injuries prior to team selections.
Another great indigenous player produced from the South Sydney football club. (24/05/2016)

Trevor Wilton says: I read in the Sydney Morning Herald obituary notices that a Bob Honeysett had passed away.Is this the same Bob? (20/12/2017)

Larry says: He also Coached Young 1960 (05/02/2018)

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