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webThe Newtown RLFC 1908 team (NSWRL source)

Happy 112th birthday to the Newtown Jets

On our club’s foundation day, 8th January, let us salute the Newtown RLFC pioneers of 1908. They are pictured here prior to their first match for the inaugural 1908 season, played against Eastern Suburbs on the 20th April 1908 at Wentworth Park.

The names in this photo are as follows: –

Back row: G. Gross, J. Edwards, J. McFarlane, J. D. Scott, E. Hooper (referee), T. McIntosh, E. Hurford, H. Powell, A. Buckland.

Middle row: A. Green (trainer), J. E. Williams, C. Powell, H. Hammill, W.S. Noble, E. Courtney, R. Hoenger, A. Yager.

Front row: C. Manton, F. B. Cheadle, L. Fairbairn.

The Newtown Jets of 2020 are back in training and resumed their pre-season program on Monday, 6th January.

The Canterbury Cup NSW 2020 draw is available for perusal on this link:  https://www.nswrl.com.au/draw/

Newtown’s first competition game is against our near-neighbours South Sydney at the Metricon High Performance Centre (the former Redfern Oval) on Sunday, 15th March 2020 at 1.05pm. This match will be televised live on Channel 9.

Newtown’s trial match program for 2020 will be announced as soon as possible.

Image: Mario Facchini, mafphotography

Let’s Keep The Jets Flying!

Image c/- NSWRL, layout: Mario Facchini, mafphotography

FLASHBACK FRIDAY – Jack “Towser” Barnett

Image: Mario Facchini & Brenton Powell

Let’s Keep The Jets Flying!

The Newtown Jets 2019 playing squad, winners of the Canterbury Cup NSW premiership title and the NRL State Championship Final, along with staff, Directors, sponsors and supporters are pictured in front of the historic Henson Park grandstand. Photo: Michael Magee Photography.

Attention all Newtown Jets members, friends and supporters – you can still buy Jets clothing, merchandise and books

Newtown Jets fullback Phil Sigsworth (on the right) was man of the match in this epic 1981 elimination semi-final. Phil is pictured here at a social function with one of his 1981 Jets team-mates, second-rower Steve Blyth. Photo: Courtesy of Western Suburbs RLFC.

Here comes the cavalry – with something for you to do this Saturday afternoon (28th March)

The last hurrah? Newtown Jets players and coaching staff pictured at the end of their final training session for 2020. Image: Wayne Leong

NSWRL cancels Canterbury Cup NSW for 2020 season

Sydney Mutual Bank
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Petersham RSL
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Deicorp
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Invisi-Gard
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John Singleton Group
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Schofield King Lawyers
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Coverforce
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The Henson
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Sydney Park Hotel
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Sports Medicine Institute
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