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1981 Grand Final Re-imagined:
Newtown vs. Parramatta
Sunday 26th September, 3pm

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Matt Evans (in possession) in last Sunday’s match against Blacktown Workers Sea Eagles, with these Jets players in the background from left to right:  Leigh Higgins, Kurt Capewell, Manaia Cherrington, Daniel Mortimer (obscured), Tony Williams. Photo: Supplied by the NSWRL
Matt Evans (in possession) in last Sunday’s match against Blacktown Workers Sea Eagles, with these Jets players in the background from left to right: Leigh Higgins, Kurt Capewell, Manaia Cherrington, Daniel Mortimer (obscured), Tony Williams. Photo: Supplied by the NSWRL

A tough assignment for the Jets this Saturday against the Canberra Raiders allies, Mounties

NSWRL Intrust Super Premiership NSW – Round Two

Saturday, 11th March 2017

Aubrey Keech Reserve, Hinchinbrook

Mounties (Raiders) v Newtown

Kick-Off: 3.00pm.

Referee: Damien Briscoe.

Touch Judges: Damien Simes and Billy Greatbatch.

This match is being broadcast live on Steele Sports: www.steelesports.com.au

Newtown’s team:

Luke Towers, Leigh Higgins, Haydn Peacock, Matt Evans, Ben Fritz, Joseph Paulo, Daniel Mortimer, Jason Schirnack, Tony Williams, Jayden Walker, Kurt Dillon, Manaia Cherrington, Jeremy Latimore.

Bench: Jack Williams, Kurt Kara, Jaimin Jolliffe, Malakai Houma, Alec Bush, Tepatasi Fuiavailili.

Coach: Greg Matterson.

Mounties:

Lachlan Croker, Eddie Aiono, Brent Naden, Reubenn Rennie, Dom Reardon, Jordan Turner, Isaac John, Magnus Stromquist, Anthony Moraitis, Mark McCormack, Makahesi Makatoa, Glen Buttriss (Capt), Royce Hunt.

Bench: Sam Duggan, Topiese Taufu, Yileen Gordon, Mitch Kennedy, Thomas Cronan, Viapuna Tia Kilifi, Jarrod Brackenhofer.

Coach: Steve Antonelli.

A new feature on the NSWRL website – interviews with the ISP NSW coaches, with Newtown’s Greg Matterson being the first cab off the rank:  http://www.nswrl.com.au/news/2017/03/09/coaches_corner_greg_.html

More from the NSWRL website, with Matty Buxton and Simon Masterton presenting a full Wrap on round one of the ISP NSW 2017:  http://www.nswrl.com.au/news/2017/03/09/the_wrap_round_1.html

Here’s a great back-page Inner West Times photo (page 24) taken by Gary Sutherland of Daniel Mortimer making a break in last Sunday’s thrilling round one match between Newtown and Blacktown Workers Sea Eagles:  http://bit.ly/2nbUgnE

Gary Sutherland’s photos from last Sunday, including head-shots of 14 of the 17 Jets players:  http://www.pbase.com/gsphotography/newtown_vs_blacktown_050317&page=all

Mario Facchini’s photos from last Sunday:  http://mafphotography.blogspot.com.au/2017/03/intrust-super-premiership-2017-round-1.html

There was plenty of coverage of the Jets-Sea Eagles match in this week’s Rugby League Week (Thursday, 9th March) on pages 6,11 and 45. RLW has been a great ally of the Jets over the years and the magazine’s impending closure is a big blow to the coverage of our game.

The 2017 Intrust Super Premiership NSW competition is now underway, in what is Newtown’s 110th season in rugby league football. There’s no better way you can prove your support for the oldest club in Australian rugby league than by taking out a 2017 membership package. There are membership deals on offer to suit all personal circumstances and budgets. Check out this link for all the relevant information:  http://www.newtownjets.com/jets-membership-2017/

And there’s a terrific array of 2017 Newtown Jets clothing and merchandise awaiting your perusal and selection:  www.newtownjetsclothing.com.au

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This week’s sponsor in focus is – SMI Sports Medicine Institute

Chris Lane’s panoramic shot of ANZ Stadium after fulltime on the 6th October captures the unbridled elation of the Newtown Jets after their astounding last-minute victory.

Recalling the extraordinary events at ANZ Stadium on Sunday, 6th October 2019

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This week the Newtown RLFC pays tribute to the tremendous support given to our club by The Henson, conveniently located close to our home ground, Henson Park

Tom Raudonikis celebrates after scoring a try in the 1981 NSWRL Grand Final (colourised by thefootydog@mail.com)

Remembering forty years ago ….

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This week we gratefully acknowledge the staunch support of the Coverforce organisation, who have been sponsoring the Newtown RLFC since 2014

Newtown forever - The Class of 1981. Image: Newtown RLFC Archives

1981 Grand Final Re-imagined

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