Tag Archive: cricket scoreboards

Meredith and Elaine, Victoria

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Meredith and Elaine are sisters. They grew up together near Geelong and live just a few kilometres from each other on the Geelong-Ballarat Road. Meredith is well-known for her music festivals. Elaine, the… Continue reading

Errington Reserve, St Albans, Victoria

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The scoreboard at Errington Reserve is not the most visible of scoreboards but at least it’s still there, still providing a public service, a focal point, a gathering spot. I’d goal-umpired an early… Continue reading

Maffra Cricket Club, Victoria

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The never-ending search for scoreboards can you take down unusual paths, emotionally and geographically. Last weekend I came across this¬† compact and sturdy cricket scoreboard in Maffra, a dairy town in eastern Victoria.… Continue reading

Trumper Park Oval, Paddington, New South Wales

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  Photos and text by Leigh Gazzard, Scoreboard Pressure’s Sydney correspondent. The cricket scoreboard at Trumper Park Oval is a modest, portable amenity¬† but I was there also for the jacarandas in bloom.… Continue reading

Cranbrook School, Rose Bay, New South Wales

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Photos and words by Leigh Gazzard Cranbrook School is located in Rose Bay, Sydney, Australia. These photos were taken on a brief visit to the Hordern Pavilion Oval in November 2014. The majestic… Continue reading

Mosman Cricket Ground (Allan Border Oval), New South Wales

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The see-through scoreboard at Mosman Cricket Ground: natural air-conditioning. Cricket is, of course, a summer game. Leigh Gazzard: What I liked about this photo was that the young kid was out there in… Continue reading

Inside the Adelaide Oval scoreboard

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  Photos and words by Mark ‘Swish’ Schwerdt The return of elite footy to the Adelaide Oval is a bonus for scoreboard lovers, for there are not many scoreboards like this classic century-old… Continue reading

Melbourne University Cricket Ground 2015

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The University of Melbourne spent $6.7million on the award-winning Ernie Cropley Pavilion, which was opened in September 2014. Here at Scoreboard Pressure (where, admittedly, our view of the world is somewhat narrow) we… Continue reading