DOB: 10 December 1956
Number: 49 1978
A mature aged recruit, Rea played in three losses for the Demons in 1978 then left the club after being dropped from the senior list] in the 1979 pre-season.
He immediately joined West Perth in the WAFL, playing there until joining Perth in 1981. There he became one of the most dominant forwards in the competition, twice topping the league goalkicking and booting 100 goals in 1985 and 90 in 1986. He was Perth's leading goalkicker six times during the 80s.
Age - 02/04/1979