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NSWPRL State representative team 1980

Being selected in the NSWPRL State team in 1980, was bitter/sweet for a number of players.  Bitter, becasue the NSW/Queensland game never went ahead.  Sweet, because the team were a great bunch of blokes and they had a fantastic time as mates.  Gary Bourke a member of the teams said, “We got off the plane…

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Newtown Police Rugby League, Premiers 1979-1981

1979 Premiers, this picture was taken at Concord oval just prior to the ‘Falcons’ playing off for fifth spot. They went on to win this game, and every game from then on inclcluding the GF. Left to right, BACK ROW. Pat Hamill, Bill Todd, John FLoyd, George Georgiou, Garry Taylor, Brian Emms, Mark ‘Bumper’ Farrell,…

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