This Saturday at Henson Park is the biggest day of the 2018 rugby league season

Versatile Newtown Jets back Matt Evans takes the ball up against Wentworthville last Sunday. Photo: Mario Facchini, mafphotography

The third-placed Newtown Jets take on the ISP NSW competition leaders Penrith, plus it is the third annual Beer, Footy & Food Festival.

NSWRL Intrust Super Premiership – NSW

Saturday, 28th July 2018

Henson Park

Newtown (3rd place, 24 points) v Penrith (1st place, 29 points)

Kick-Off: 3.00pm.

Referee: Gavin Reynolds

Touch Judges: Mitchell Stone and Cameron Mitchell

Radio coverage: Steele Sports (www.steelesports.com.au)

This game is NOT being televised.

Curtain-Raiser at 12.45pm:  NSWRL Jersey Flegg: Cronulla Sharks v Penrith

Newtown’s team is:

Matt Evans, Bessie Aufaga-Toomaga, Aaron Gray, Reubenn Rennie, Charlton Schaafhausen, Jack A. Williams, Kyle Flanagan, Braden Uele, Blayke Brailey, Kurt Dillon, Briton Nikora, Anthony Moraitis, Billy Magoulias.

Interchange: Jaimin Jolliffe, Wesley Lolo, Tyla Tamou, Malakai Houma.

Coach: Greg Matterson.

Penrith’s team:

Caleb Aekins, Christian Crichton, Tyrone Phillips, Sam Smith. Maika Sivo, Adam Keighran, Dean Blore, Liam Martin, Wayde Egan, Andy Saunders, William Burns, Cory Waddell, Siosifa Talakai.

Interchange: Mitch Kenny, Brad Gaut, Mitch Revell, Ratu Tuisese.

Coach: Guy Missio.

The long wait is over! It’s the biggest day of the year at Henson Park this Saturday with the third installment of the BEER, FOOTY & FOOD FESTIVAL, bringing you the best inner west craft breweries and food operators to our famous Henson Park hill. The marquees open from 12 noon and the main game is at 3.00pm. GET THERE EARLY TO AVOID THE QUEUES!

Please note that the Festival beer and food stalls will all be cashless this year. There are no tokens and no lining up twice. Simply line up at the stall of your choice. Cash will still be accepted at the Jets kiosk next to the grandstand.

Parking at Henson Park for the BF&F Festival will be limited to players and staff. The Marrickville High School P&C is operating a car park at the school. Pre-booking is essential. Support your local comprehensive high school.
Car park booking details at https://tickets.oztix.com.au/?Event=88198 

There will be more fun than ever before for the kids on the DEICORP FAMILY HILL with a Ferris Wheel, jumping castles, face painting, a petting zoo as well as pass the ball.

Ice Cream Joe’s Mr Whippy & Barista will be at Henson Park along with our very own Jet Man.

If you can’t make it to Henson Park on Saturday then you have well and truly missed out – but you can tune in to www.steelesports.com.au or www.twitter.com/newtownrlfc from 2.30pm for all the on-field action.

Crust Pizza Dulwich Hill is offering Jets’ supporters a complimentary serve of Herb & Garlic Squares or a 1.25L when purchasing any Large Gourmet Pizza from 544 Marrickville Road, Dulwich Hill. Be certain to ask our canteen staff for a free Pizza Perks voucher for your chance to redeem this great offer.

Yes, the fabulous BEER FOOTY & FOOD FESTIVAL is on again at Henson Park this Saturday so bring your friends and family and enjoy one of the most unique sporting and community experiences Sydney has to offer.