Damian Obst grew up at Valley View and played his early football for Ingle Farm and North Adelaide Under 17’s. He also won an A Grade premiership whilst with Broadview in the South Australian Amateur Football League. Obst then moved to Sturt, making his senior debut as a 20 year old. He arrived at The Parade for the 1997 season. At the end of 1996, Norwood and Sturt had agreed to swap Obst (94 League games, Sturt) and Scott Robinson (69 League games, Norwood). Obst had played in six wooden spoons in the six years he had been with Sturt.
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