Tag Archive: Junction Oval

Junction Oval, St Kilda re-visited, Victoria

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What will become of the 1956 scoreboard at the Junction Oval in St Kilda? The ground, also known as CitiPower Centre, is now the home of Cricket Victoria. The redevelopment included a new… Continue reading

Junction Oval 1982 VFA Grand Final

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  Port Melbourne won three VFA flags in a row from 1980 to 1982. In 1980 they defeated Coburg by eleven points. 11.15 (81) to 10.10 (70) In 1981 they¬† thrashed Preston by… Continue reading

Mystery VFA scoreboard

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The photo above is from a 1949 edition of The Argus, the Melbourne newspaper that folded (so to speak) in the 1950s. Scoreboard Pressure was drawn to the image by the glimpse of… Continue reading

Junction Oval, St Kilda, Victoria

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Ross Dodd is a busy man. Ensconced inside the two-storey Ralph H Smith Scoreboard at Junction Oval he puts up the scores of the amateurs game being played below, the scores of the… Continue reading