Popular Henson Park identity features in Australian comedy

Newtown Jets club identity John Trad is well-known at Henson Park home games as “the man on the penny-farthing bicycle”. He features in this Friday night’s TV movie Chasing Comets. Photo: Michael Magee Photography.

There will be plenty of familiar scenery on show when the 2018 Australian comedy Chasing Comets screens on Channel 10 this Friday, 25th January, at 9.30pm.

Well-known Henson Park identity John Trad makes his appearance in the film as well.

Calling all Newtown Jets members and supporters out there who have purchased a car from our good friends and sponsors City Ford Rockdale in the past five years.

The club requests you to send the details of your purchase (including the model of the car and the year of purchase) as soon as possible to Stuart McCarthy on smccarthy@newtownjets.com

Everyone who submits their details will be in the running for a brand new Newtown Jets True Blue trucker cap.

Newtown’s 2019 trial match details (including kick-off times):

Sunday, 17th February 2019: Wentworth Park: Newtown v North Sydney: Kick-Off 5.00pm.

(The curtain-raisers are Sydney University v Ryde-Eastwood and Glebe v North Sydney Jersey Flegg).

Saturday, 23rd February 2019: Lottoland Stadium (Brookvale Oval): Blacktown Workers v Newtown: Kick-Off 5.15pm.

Saturday, 2nd March 2019: Maitland Sportsground: Newcastle Knights v Newtown: Kick-Off 3.00pm.

The 2019 Intrust Super Premiership NSW draw will be made available as soon as it is released.