Newtown vs Canterbury
Saturday 1st April, 3.00 pm
Henson Park, Marrickville
Once again the Newtown Jets are pleased to salute all the Hipsters from inner-western Sydney this Saturday, as we get ready for a crunch game with our near neighbours, the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs
NSWRL Intrust Super Premiership NSW – 12th Round
Saturday, 27th May 2017
Newtown (9th place, 8 points) v Canterbury-Bankstown (7th place, 9 points)
This match is being broadcast live by Steele Sports: www.steelesports.com.au. Coverage starts at 2.30pm.
Referee: Ryan Jackson. Touch Judges: Kieren Irons and John Woods.
Newtown’s team is:
Matt Evans, James Tuitahi, Jordan Topai-Aveai, Kenny Niko, Joshua Tuilagi, Leigh Higgins, Penani Manumalealii, Kurt Dillon, Kurt Kara, Jaimin Jolliffe, Jack Williams, Jayden Walker, Jayden McDonogh.
Bench: Tepatasi Fuiavailili, Ben Fritz, Saulala Houma, Manaia Cherrington, Luke Towers.
Coach: Greg Matterson.
Brad Abbey, Reimis Smith, Richard Kennar, Chase Stanley, Tyrone Phillips, Josh Cleeland, Lachlan Lewis, Andy Saunders, Zac Woolford, Ray Moujalli, Bronson Garlick, Renouf To’omaga, Rod Griffin.
Bench: Michael Morgan, Darcy Maroske, Lachlan Lee, Josh Bergamin, Tom Carr, Siapo Tagaloa, Jerry Leasi.
Coach: Steve Georgallis.
In 2015 the Newtown Jets were voted World Rugby League Hipster Champions.
Last season they kept that esteemed title. Now it’s time for a three-peat!!!
Get along to the Newtown Jets’ HIPSTERS DAY and cheer on the locals as they take on Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, Saturday May 27th, 3pm kickoff at Henson Park.
Entry is just $10, $5 concession, kids under 16 are free and for this week only, it’s free entry to everyone with a beard (stick-ons are allowed).
(Hipsters of the world unite! You’ve nothing to lose but your Espresso Macchiatos with caramel infusions, plus your smashed avocado, feta and poached eggs on sourdough toast with fresh mint and lemon breakfasts!)
There will be plenty of fun for the kids on the DEICORP Family Hill featuring bigger than ever jumping castles, face painting, pass the ball, Ice Cream Joe’s Mr Whippy & Barista along with JETMAN.
Young Henrys NEWTOWNER, Natural Lager & Cloudy Cider is also available for all the Mums, Dads, Hipsters and over 18s.
So you love pizza and you support the Jets?
Then check out this terrific home game promotional offer from Crust Pizza at Dulwich Hill: http://www.newtownjets.com/crust-dulwich-hill/
Our post-match venue for this Saturday is the ever-popular Golden Barley Hotel at 165 Edgeware Road, Enmore: https://www.goldenbarleyhotel.com.au/
Newtown’s highly-effective edge runner Kenny Niko is the subject of this week’s Truth Booth: https://youtu.be/0ZwgXFbd0Zc
And the in-form Matt Evans is interviewed one-on-one by Alby Talarico: https://youtu.be/mDrOjDRsKjo
If you missed it, be sure to take a look at this great shot by Mario Facchini of the Young Henry’s team doing a marvellous promotion for Hipsters Day 2017: http://www.newtownjets.com/the-newtown-jets-and-young-henrys-extend-a-big-welcome-to-all-hipsters-to-henson-park-on-saturday-27th-may-3-00pm-jets-v-bulldogs/
The NSWRL has previewed this weekend’s round of ISP NSW games (plus there’s a great photo of Saulala Houma): http://www.nswrl.com.au/news/2017/05/26/previews_isp_nsw_rou.html
And the NSWRL issued these match statistics from last Saturday’s Newtown-Illawarra game: http://www.nswrl.com.au/content/dam/nswrl/documents/isp-stats-reports-2017/Rd11-JetsIllawarra.pdf
There were some excellent photos taken at last Saturday’s thrilling Newtown-Illawarra clash: –
Gary Sutherland: http://www.pbase.com/gsphotography/newtown_vs_illawarra_200517&page=all
Mario Facchini: http://mafphotography.blogspot.com/2017/05/intrust-super-premiership-2017-round-11.html?spref=tw
Mike Magee: https://www.flickr.com/photos/fromthetouchline2014/sets/72157681930147251/show
Newtown Jets 2017 membership deals are still open: http://www.newtownjets.com/jets-membership-2017/
And as we head into the winter months, check out the excellent range of Newtown Jets clothing and merchandise: www.newtownjetsclothing.com.au
Newtown Jets respect and honour the Traditional Custodians of the Land and pay our respects to their Elders past and present. We acknowledge the stories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on the lands we meet, gather and play on and that the land area encompassing Henson Park traditionally belonged to the Gadigal people of the Eora nation.