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Moora, Western Australia

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No WA Wheatbelt town has been in the news as much as Moora in recent times. On Tuesday 13 March, residents and supporters descended on Parliament House in Perth to protest the closing… Continue reading

Quairading, Western Australia

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Quairading is not far from Perth – about 165km east – but it’s not a place you drive through on the way to somewhere… unless that somewhere is Bruce Rock. There was plenty… Continue reading

Wubin, Western Australia

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Some scoreboards are too far gone. Such was the case at Wubin about 285km north of Perth.

Morawa, Western Australian

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  Well I pulled into Morawa with other work to do but time enough to visit the scoreboard.

Latham, Western Australia

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There are mixed feelings coming across an abandoned footy/cricket ground like the one at Latham, about 315km north of Perth. It’s sad but, for a scoreboardspotter like me, filled with anticipation.

Nungarin, Western Australia

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Nungarin & Towns Football Club finished last in the Central Wheatbelt league in 2017 but they were pretty competitive. The one win the Panthers achieved was a beauty by 10 goals over Mukinbudin… Continue reading

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.

Wongan Hills, Western Australia

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There’s an interesting feature on Mortlock Football League scoreboards… room for the hockey score on a number of the scoreboards. Hockey and footy followed each other around the way netball and footy does… Continue reading