The Local Footy Show welcomes Scoreboard Pressure

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The Local Footy Show segment on Friday 18 July 2014  about Scoreboard Pressure is now on YouTube. Enjoy nine minutes and 16 seconds of scoreboard yarns. Many thanks to Channel 31 and Daryl,… Continue reading

Alex G. Gillon Oval (Brunswick VFA), Victoria

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Photograph courtesy of the Brunswick Sentinel. Above is a scene from the opening round VFA match between Brunswick and Coburg on Sunday 18 April 1976. This was an important day for the Magpies.… Continue reading

Newdegate, Western Australia

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Final score Photos and text by Les Everett At first glance the scoreboard at Newdegate looked a common summer sight. There were a lot of digits. It could have been a fantasy score… Continue reading

Brunswick St Oval, Fitzroy, 1966 and 2001, Victoria

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The  photo above accompanied an article by The Age’s Peter Hanlon called The pride of the new Fitzroy. The original caption for the photo read:  ‘Following a merger between the Fitzroy Reds and… Continue reading

Anzac Park, Lindisfarne, Tasmania

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The Two Blues’ scoreboard has  a sense of permanence, doesn’t it? Lindisfarne Football Club has been around since 1911. They play in the Southern Football League in Tasmania, against such clubs as Dodges… Continue reading

White Flat Oval, Golden Point, Victoria

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The scoreboard at White Flat Oval is nothing to write home about, especially when it’s not operating, but the ground has other charms. There’s the pretty little grandstand. (Can a grandstand, by defintion,… Continue reading

National FIDA Carnival at Punt Rd, Richmond

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The final day of the 2015 National Inclusion Carnival was held at Punt Road Oval in Richmond on Sunday 9 August. Earlier in the week games were played at North Port Oval and… Continue reading

The Max Snell Scoreboard, Leopold, Victoria

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Photos and text courtesy of Graham Williams, club historian, Leopold Football Netball Club Our club was formed in 1955 and has played in the Geelong and District Football League, Polwarth League, Bellarine League… Continue reading

Brookton, Western Australian

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The Referendum Scoreboard, Australia

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Only in Australia. Image by Mick Connolly, accompanying Accidental Warrior by Jake Niall. The Sunday Age, 2 August 2015  

Larrakia Stadium, Northern Territory

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Larrakia Stadium is the home for soccer in the Top End.   Photos courtesy of  Graeme Smith’s TecnoVISION. Thanks Graeme.