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

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Pure jubilation! Jackson Ferris on his way to scoring the NRL State Championship winning try after regathering a perfectly weighted Billy Magoulias chip kick with less than ten seconds to go. Photo: Mike Magee
Pure jubilation! Jackson Ferris on his way to scoring the NRL State Championship winning try after regathering a perfectly weighted Billy Magoulias chip kick with less than ten seconds to go. Photo: Mike Magee

Remembering the events of Sunday, 6th October 2019 – just over one year ago:

The way it was – the Newtown Jets claimed the NRL State Championship Final with a sensational try in the game’s final seconds:

Here is the Queensland Rugby League’s perspective on last year’s NRL State Championship Final as the camera crew followed the Burleigh Bears on their trip to ANZ Stadium:
https://www.qrl.com.au/news/2019/10/10/tough-bears-gave-their-all-in-NRL-state-championship/

Another match report on the NSWRL President’s Cup Grand Final played at Bankwest Stadium on Sunday, 27th September 2020.

This article was written by Kristy-Lee Harris:  https://www.nswrl.com.au/news/2020/09/27/president-cup-grand-final/

And here are the NSWRL highlights of the President’s Cup Grand Final played between the Glebe Dirty Reds and the Maitland Pickers:
https://www.nswrl.com.au/news/2020/09/28/highlights–2020-presidents-cup-grand-final/

Do you want to make sure your membership of the Newtown RLFC achieves maximum impact in making sure the Jets take the field again in 2021?
Take out a Keep The Jets Flying membership and also obtain some superb 2019 Newtown Jets memorabilia:
https://www.newtownjets.com/lets-keep-the-jets-flying-2/

Newtown Jets face masks are still one of your best bets as a means of protecting your health – and another way to help the Jets in the Year of the Coronavirus:
https://www.newtownjets.com/jets-face-masks-are-still-the-best-means-of-protecting-your-health/

There are still some great deals available when you buy Newtown Jets clothing and merchandise:  https://www.newtownjetsclothing.com.au/

Former Newtown Jets player and Channel 9 rugby league commentator Phil Gould and highly-regarded English rugby league journalist and author Dave Hadfield have both endorsed these two histories of the Newtown Jets club: –
Taking It To The Streets – The Second Life of the Newtown RLFC and Through Blue Eyes – A Pictorial History of Newtown RLFC:
You can buy either book online through this link:  https://www.newtownjetsclothing.com.au/product-category/books/

Congratulations to former Newtown Jet front-rower Jaimin (Jimmy) Jolliffe, who was recently named as the Gold Coast Titans 2020 Rookie of the Year:-
Well done Jimmy – we’re all very proud of you:  https://www.titans.com.au/rookie

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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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