Watch on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/newtownrlfc/videos/306552973894134/ Watch on YouTube https://youtu.be/J0XovE3no38 1981 Grand Final Newtown had reached their first grand final in twenty-six years. Parramatta led 7–6 at half-time, but the Jets looked set to spring a major upset when tough half back Tommy Raudonikis crashed over to score early in the second-half. Then the Eels’ brilliant backline exploded into…

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Watch on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=942706509535114 Watch on YouTube https://youtu.be/FMSpts8kDCY Newtown swept aside Mounties 34-16 in the Intrust Super Premiership elimination semi-final played at Kogarah Oval on Saturday afternoon 8th September, 2018. The Jets turned in a near-faultless first half to lead 18-2 at halftime, and then maintained their dominance by adding two converted tries to extend…

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Virtual Season 2020 RD18 match report by Glen ‘Bumper’ Dwyer Watch the game on Facebook Watch the game on YouTube Newtown’s 44-28 win against the Manly-Warringah partnership club, Blacktown Workers Sea Eagles, at Henson Park on Sunday was a game of two very different halves of rugby league. The Jets led 12-6 at halftime after…

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By Steven Russo Watch the game on Facebook Watch the game on YouTube It’s no doubt a game that former referee Chris Ward still remembers quite vividly. On Saturday 26th April 1980, Ward had to leave Redfern Oval with a police escort after his controversial handling of Newtown’s 12-10 win over South Sydney left the…

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