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

2015 Grand Final – Sydney AFL Under 19s at Marrickville

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Now, that’s a scoreboard photo, courtesy of our newest contributor Leigh Gazzard. Welcome aboard Leigh! Leigh reports: North Shore Bombers played the UNSW-ES Bulldogs in the 2015 Sydney AFL Under 19s Grand Final… 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

Christchurch Grammar Playing Fields, Mt Claremont, Western Australia

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The last time I was at the Christchurch Grammar playing fields was in 1986. I was there to watch my nephew play hockey.

Ilfracombe, central west Queensland

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Photos and text by Sasha Lennon. I took this pic just before I facilitated a forum with the Ilfracombe community at their magnificent rec facility hall where the rugby league club is based.… Continue reading

Cunderdin, Western Australia

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Cunderin sits about 160km east of Perth on the Great Eastern Highway headed to Kalgoorlie. As such it’s a neighbour to a line of Wheatbelt towns with great sporting histories – Northam, Tammin,… Continue reading

The Padang, Singapore

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Mingenew, Western Australia

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Photos by Jim Thompson When our correspondent Jim Thompson visited Mingenew, 388km north of Perth, he found the score from the preliminary final still proudly posted on the scoreboard.

Elmore, Victoria

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    Jane Brown’s evocative photo of the Elmore scoreboard, and its lone attendant, is part her series of photos, Sporting Country, that is part of the Basil Sellers Art Prize   currently at… Continue reading

City Oval, Mildura, Victoria

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Photos and words by Geoff van Wyngaarden The  Sunraysia Football Netball  League plays all its finals at the City Oval/showgrounds/trotting track,  which is the homeof  three Mildura based clubs: Mildura, South Mildura and… Continue reading

Albury Tigers, New South Wales

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I picked the wrong weekend to be in Albury in terms of scoreboard action. The Albury Tigers‘ rather impressive scoreboard was all locked up.  The Tigers were already through to the Ovens &… Continue reading