Andrew Sturgess was announced as Coburg’s new Senior Coach in August 2019.
Sturgess made 21 appearances for the club in 2014-2015 where he was a well-respected member of the playing and leadership group. He returned for the 2017 season, this time as an Assistant Coach responsible for the midfield before departing the club at the end of 2018 to take up the Senior Coaching role with Northern Football League Division One side Bundoora.
A former Northern Knight, Sturgess has also played with Eltham and Seymour, where he won a Best and Fairest and also was named in the Goulburn Valley FL’s team of the year in 2016.
A schoolteacher by trade, Sturgess has also represented Northcote and Carlton in Victorian Premier Cricket.