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
No shortage of scoreboards (old and new), or games of cricket, at Grant Reserve, Altona in Melbourne’s western suburbs.
Photo and text by Doug Newington Unusual numbers on the scoreboard at Trevor Barker Beach Oval on Sunday 16th November 2014 when Victoria (VFL) played Ireland in an International Rules practice match. Final… Continue reading
About two years ago the A.Pannell Pavilion at Loft Reserve was gutted by fire, destroying precious trophies and memorabilia of the West Newport Cricket Club and the Powerhouse Rugby Club. The clubs are… Continue reading
I arrived in Merredin in early 1979 to work as a journalist (the only one) at the then Merredin Advertiser (the town also had the News Ltd/Country Press Advertising owned Merredin Mercury). The… Continue reading