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Gisborne, Sankey Reserve, Victoria

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Sankey Reserve is the attractive home of the Gisborne Rookies Junior Football Club and the Gisborne Masters. It’s not the main footy ground in Gisborne but has a better looking scoreboard than nearby… Continue reading

Woodend (Gilbert Gordon Reserve), Victoria

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Two things struck me when I pulled in at Gilbert Gordon Reserve in Woodend the day after the 2015 AFL grand final. First was how neat it was – everything seemed to be… Continue reading

Maryborough, Victoria

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Princes Park, the footy ground in Maryborough, is an imposing place. There’s a big handsome grandstand, a rotunda completed in 1904 and a solid scoreboard all set in attractive surroundings.

WAFL grand final 2015

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Subiaco are in the habit of winning WAFL grand finals. The Lions dominated the 2015 season and thrashed West Perth at Subiaco Oval in the big one.

Lake Grace, Western Australia

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Lake Grace has long been one of our favourite footy towns and yet, when we last looked in 2011, had one of the worst scoreboards. Now there’s even more reason to admire Lake… Continue reading

Claremont Showgrounds, Western Australia

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For the past couple of seasons WAFL club Claremont have used the Showgrounds as their home ground while a major Waverley-style redevelopment takes place at Claremont Oval.

Brookton, Western Australian

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Yealering, Western Australia

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If there’s another scoreboard in WA that backs onto a lake I’d love to see it.