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Prospect Oval, Adelaide, South Australia

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This game between North Adelaide and West Adelaide was played at Prospect Oval on Sunday 2 June 2013. The home team was in trouble on the scoreboard in the first half but got… Continue reading

Clifton Park, Canning Vale, Western Australia

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The Canning Vale Junior Football Club was formed in 1996 and in time enjoyed plenty of success in the East Fremantle zone. A group of enthusiasts then decided the juniors might as well… Continue reading

Ground with no scoreboard, Adelaide

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I don’t ever recall seeing a scoreboard (except when we played a game at Leederville Oval in 1975 and even then it wasn’t used) during my years playing WA amateurs for Graylands Teachers… Continue reading

Willunga, South Australia

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Our road to Willunga scoreboard was a long and winding one via the Penny’s Hill and Primo wineries and a very fine lunch at Fino in Willunga.

Yarram, Victoria

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  Our rover David Bridie was on the road recently when came across the footy ground and scoreboard at Yarram – he told us it was north of Port Welshpool and south of… Continue reading

Perth Arena, The Jungle

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The Perth Wildcats won the first of the best-of-three NBL Grand Final series at Perth Arena on Monday 7 April. The scoreboard hangs over the court and it’s good. The score ticks over… Continue reading

Tangambalanga, Victoria

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  Musician David Bridie is on the road again and keeping an eye out for scoreboards.   He discovered this scene in Tangambalanga in North-East Victoria – it’s the home of the Kiewa… Continue reading

Classic VFL scoreboards

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  Michael Riley of Boyles Football Photos, has sent through some terrific shots from a National Film and Sound Archive documentary called VFL On Film: 1909-1945 – Marking Time Volume 1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wqyfT0GAaBs&feature=youtu.be We were excited… Continue reading