Category Archives: Rugby League

And that’s the end of that chapter

21 September 2013, NRL, Second Semi Final, Melbourne Storm v Newcastle Knights, 7.45pm, AAMI Park Have you ever had one of those nights where everything goes wrong? Don’t hold back? Actually, next time, hold back. Semi finals under the NRL … Continue reading

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Different double header

13 September 2013, AFL, First Semi Final, Geelong Cats v Port Adelaide Power, 7.50pm, MCG Going to the footy to watch the footy I should probably categorise this blog under both AFL and Rugby League because the main reason I … Continue reading

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One day in September, Rugby League style

7 September 2013, Rugby League, VRL, VRL Grand Finals, Langama Park, Sunbury My second season as a member of the VRL board came to an end on Saturday when the Grand Finals were played at Sunbury’s Langama Park. Ladyrugby After … Continue reading

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A (very noisy) Sunday stroll in the park

25 August 2013, NRL,Melbourne Storm v Parramatta Eels, 3.00pm, AAMI Park I made mention in the blog about Saturday night’s footy that we’d been to a function at the MCG and hadn’t left the bar during the game. Having spent … Continue reading

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Enemies and friends

24 August 2013, Rugby League, VRL (Semi Finals), Altona Roosters v Werribee Bears/North West Wolves v Waverley-Oakleigh Panthers, 1.50pm, Fregon Reserve, Clayton As part of my VRL board duties I drove to Clayton on Saturday to watch a bit of … Continue reading

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Souths, Storm, Spectators and… Squirrels?

9 August 2013, NRL, Melbourne Storm v South Sydney Rabbitohs, 7.35pm, AAMI Park Low G.I. Diet It’s hard to dislike South Sydney. You have to respect a fan base that can sit out of the game for two years and … Continue reading

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Sending the Green Machine to the wreckers

4 August 2013, NRL, Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm, 2.00pm, Canberra Stadium Why don’t they call it “Bruce” anymore? It’s such a nice name… This was my third journey to Canberra stadium – the second and final leg of my … Continue reading

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