Newtown Rugby League Football Club - Established 1908
Rd26 - Reunion Day 2013 - Jets v Bulldogs


Match details

3.00 pm, Saturday, 7 September 2013


Browse the 2013 Newtown Jets players & staff gallery

View NSW Cup ladder

Preview the new documentary being filmed about the Jets

Two great celebrations - Khalid Deeb, 100 games with the Jets, Greg Matterson, 150 games as Jets head Coach

View Khalid's interview with Jeff Gabriel

View Matto's interview with Jeff

Browse moment-by-moment game action and game highlights in the galleries of our great photographers, Gary Sutherland, Mike Bidboudis and Jason McCawley.

Game day raffle sponsors

Hawkins Butchery, Billy Elliott & Bob Petersen, Balmain Historic Pub Tours

Match summary

Newtown 30 [Saulala Houma 2, Paul Rokolati, Henare Wells, Brad Barrett tries; Paul Rokolati 5 goals]
Canterbury-Bankstown 34 [6 tries; 5 goals]

Officials: Referee, Michael Laverty; Touch judges: Jason Higgins and Phil Sung.

Half-Time: Newtown led 24-16.

Playing surface: Very good.
Weather: Fine, sunny, very warm, 28 degrees.
A great Reunion Day crowd in attendance.

Newtown Rugby League Football Club Ė Annual Reunion

The special guests at this year's annual reunion will be the players, staff and officials who were associated with Newtown's famous NSWRL Club Championship victory back in 1973.

1973 - Jack's Jets
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Winners of the 1973 Rugby League championship - Newtown or "Jack's Jets"
BACK ROW: Gary Jenkins, Paul Dawson, Chris Dawson, Warren Snodgrass, Bob Sullivan, Chris Kenne, Peter Gordon, Gary Sullivan, Brian Moore, Grahame Matthews, Henry Williamson, Peter Parry, Bill Coverdale.
2ND ROW: Jack Gibson (head coach), Clarrie Jeffries (coach), Mick Howell, Bob Reece, David Oliveri, Ron Fogarty, Barry Cox, T. Sullivan, Wayne Pinder, Peter Murphy, Col Casey, Denis Gardiner, Mark Cohen, Ian Sartori, Terry Fearnley (Coach).
3RD ROW: Dave Lucas, Mark Robertson, Neville Shoemark, Kevin Bradstock, Barry Wood, John Bradstock, Ken Wilson, Lionel Williamson, Steve Hansard, Tommy Melville, Bruce Pickett Mick Souter, John Davidson, John Bonham.
FRONT ROW: R. Collaro, Kevin Fidock, Paul Haywood, Johnny Floyd, Des O'Connor, Doug Kemister, Phil Flack, Dave Bett, G. Langley, K. Fleming, Neil Pringle, G.Hinkelbein.

Reunion day 2012 - that memorable after-the-siren victory!

Were you at Henson Park in Rd25 for the after-the-siren conversion by Jack Littlejohn, which put the Jets into the Finals race? What an afternoon! Relive that game!

Nostalgic enough to want to remember our 2012 march to the Premiership? Read on.

As a Good Sports club we ask all our members & supporters to drink responsibly and if you do have a drink, DONíT drink and drive!!

Who played?

1 Henare Wells [T1]
Sponsored by Karl Cope
2 Adam Henry
Sponsored by Golden Barley Hotel, Marrickville
3 Yileen 'Buddy' Gordon
Sponsored by Charles Bailey, Ray White Inner West
4 Michael Oldfield
Sponsored by Wyong Golf Club Brasserie
5 Paul Rokolati [T1 G5]
Sponsored by Golden Barley Hotel, Marrickville
6 Ben Jones
Sponsored by John Cahill
7 Ryley Jacks
Sponsored by The VIC Hotel, Enmore
8 Ray Moujalli
Sponsored by Craig Leonard
9 Kurt Kara
Sponsored by Botany View Hotel
10 Khalid Deeb
Sponsored by Dave Nelson
11 Ryan Verlinden
Sponsored by Jennifer Malone
12 Brad Barrett [T1]
Sponsored by Craig Stephens
13 Josh Ailaomai
Sponsored by Alan Bell & Patrick Zahra


14 Andrew Pearn
Sponsored by BRI Ferrier
23 Pierce Sapsford
Sponsored by Barry Vining
17 Saulala Houma [T2]
Sponsored by Steve Helmich
18 Nafe Seluini
Sponsored by Jeff Gabriel

Coach: Greg Matterson
<Sponsored by Good Fellows