Nukarni, Western Australia

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There’s not much at Nukarni these days. The footy club still exists but is based in nearby Merredin. Advertisements

The Dressmaker’s scoreboard, Jung Recreation Reserve, Victoria

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  The Dressmaker, the gorgeous new film directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse and starring Kate Winslet, Judy Davis, Sarah Snook, Hugo Weaving  and many more, includes an early scene of a game of country… 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

Little River re-visited, Victoria

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The Little River ground, which nestles in the cleavage of the You Yangs, has upgraded its scoreboard in a nice and perfectly acceptable modest manner.   My always-in-the-back-of-the-Tarago scoreboard numbers  didn’t quite correspond… Continue reading

Devenish re-visited, Victoria

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My better half (by far) was keen to check out the silo art on the back roads behind Benalla. I checked to see  if there were any footy grounds nearby before agreeing, ever… Continue reading

Northampton, Western Australia

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  Northampton is a reasonably old town by WA standards… it was gazetted in 1864. It sits a half-an-hour drive north of Geraldton, 480km from Perth.

Albion, Victoria

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Albion, The Cats, in the Western Region Football League in Melbourne, are not the force they were ten years ago when they won a top division flag. But they soldier on under the… Continue reading

Manning, James Miller Oval, Western Australia

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Ardmona, Victoria

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Photos and words by Wayde Petersen Ardmona, The Cats in the Kyabram District league, is struggling big time these days. Here are the quarter-by-quarter scores from a recent game. 1/4: Ardmona 0.0.0 Merrigum… Continue reading

Carlisle Reserve, Western Australia

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We arrived at Carlisle Reserve just after the final siren of the WAAFL C1 game between Carlisle and Bullcreek-Leeming. The Cougars had recorded a good win and there was no hurry to take… Continue reading

Girgarre, Victoria

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Photos by Wayde Petersen, our north-east Victorian correspondent.       More about Girgarre and the Kyabram District league.