Newtown Rugby League Football Club - Established 1908
Newtown Jets Rugby League Football Club 2009 Season Launch


Newtown RLFC
2009 Season Launch

11 March, 7.00 for 7.30

Petersham RSL Club
7 Regent Street

Book now - $130 a ticket, or
$1200 table of ten

Dress code
Smart casual

The Jets have some exceptional entertainment lined up for you at the Newtown RLFC 2009 Season Launch!

This year's special guests will include

Your Master of Ceremonies for the evening will be Graeme Hughes from 2SM's popular Talkin' Sport program.

As usual there will be a dazzling array of auctions, raffles, prizes plus camaraderie in abundance.

Get in early to ensure your places for the Newtown Jets 2009 Season Launch. Book now!

Tickets and booking

$130 a ticket or $1200 for a table of ten.

Book now

"Slammin" Sam Kekovich

  • Well-known for his completely over-the-top advertisements for the Australian Meat and Livestock Corporation promoting the Australian lamb industry and for his appearances on shows like ABC TV's "The Fat"
  • Played with North Melbourne in the VFL from 1968 to 1976 - Sam was a key member of North Melbourne's first-ever VFL premiership winning team in 1975
  • Played for Collingwood in 1977
  • Is a member of North Melbourne's Team of the Century

As "Slammin' Sam" himself would say: "Don't be a few chops short of a barbie! Get in and book your tickets now for the Newtown Jets 2009 Season Launch!"

Colin Scotts

Colin has a wealth of anecdotes from the world of professional sport.

  • The second Australian to ever play professional football in the USA
  • Played Rugby Union for The Scots College and for the 1981 Australian Schoolboys Rugby team
  • Won a football scholarship to the University of Hawaii
  • Was drafted to the St Louis Cardinals and later on played with the Houston Oilers

Colin Murphy

Colin Murphy - Newtown Jets RLFC Hall of Fame Inductee for 2009 - one of the greatest identities in Newtown's 101 years of Rugby League football and a man who was an absolute Lay Down Misere for inclusion in Newtown's pantheon of greats.

© Newtown Jets RLFC 2009