40 year reunion of NSWPRL touring team to NZ 1978

40 YEAR REUNION FOR THE INAUGURAL NSW POLICE RUGBY LEAGUE REPRESENTATIVE TEAMS TOUR OF NEW ZEALAND.

In 1978 the inaugural NSW Police Rugby League representative team left our shores for a tour of New Zealand. The team was made up of players participating in the strong NSW Police Rugby League competition. Alex Ramsay and I are organising a reunion for players and officials who made this historic trip. We would like to hear from the members of the touring party to gauge their interest in attending a reunion on a time, date and location to be determined. Please contact Alex Ramsay or Steve Reeves via this page if required.

The team was made up of –

Officials
Coach: *Doug ‘Dinga’ Bell.
President: *Jim Pyne.
Vice President: *Bob Morgan.
Manager: *Bill Tout.
Treasurer: *Brian Boyle.
Secretary: Tony Ashford.
Committee: *Laurie Jones.

Players
Alex Ramsay, Kim Thompson, Mick Reeding, Richard Marlow, Barry Craze, Glen Crompton, Steve Reeves, Rob Mc Donald, Rod Bryant, Paul Worthington, Col Playford, David Hill, Wayne Merry, Dave Carson, John Irwin, *Doc Halliday, Bruce King, *Phil Jacobson, Trevor Byrne, John Gibson.
(* Deceased RIP)

Yours in sport,
S.A. Reeves

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