Damien Patrick Hardwick (born 18 August 1972) is an Australian rules football coach and former player. He has been the senior coach of the Richmond Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL) since 2010. His playing career as a defender comprised 153 games for Essendon (1994–2001) and 54 games for Port Adelaide (2002–2004). He won premierships with each club, in 2000 and 2004 respectively. He coached Richmond to the 2017 premiership, its first in 37 years. In 2019, he led the Richmond Tigers to a second premiership.