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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

Dowerin, Western Australia

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Two things come up when Dowerin enters a conversation. The WA Wheatbelt town about 160km north-east of Perth is famous for its Field Day (29-30 August 2018) and as the place where Buddy… Continue reading