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Bridgetown, Western Australia

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by LES EVERETT    Frankie and I dropped in for a look at the scoreboard at Bridgetown on a non-game day when we were on our way somewhere else. Not for the first… Continue reading

Kununurra, Western Australia

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by SEAN GORMAN (with additional photos from Ralph Addis & Michael Wearne) Photo by Ralph Addis. There is something about boab trees I love. I had never actually seen one up close so… Continue reading

Lathlain Park, Perth, Western Australia

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By LES EVERETT THE first thing that struck me about the scoreboard at Lathlain Park was how quick it was. I called in at half time to find husband and wife team Ray… Continue reading

Deanmill, Western Australia

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by LES EVERETT Deanmill is a little timber town – population about 400. The footy ground is spectacular and Deanmill’s footy heritage is astounding. Deanmill was the home town of the only two… Continue reading

Kojonup, Western Australia

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by Les Everett Kojonup is a little town on the Albany Highway that has produced two of Western Australia’s finest footballers – Stephen Michael and Peter Bell. It turns out that Bell was… Continue reading

Rushton Park, Mandurah, Western Australia

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Words and photos by LES EVERETT Rod has been the scoreboard attendant at Rushton Park in Mandurah since Peel Thunder joined the WAFL in 1997. He did the job for the Mandurah Mustangs… Continue reading

Gloucester Park, Margaret River, Western Australia

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Prince Henry, the Duke of Gloucester certainly got good value out of a trip to Western Australia in 1934 and a stint as Australia’s GG from 1945-47. There’s a Gloucester Tree, a Gloucester… Continue reading