Monday 23 October 2017

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Football at Coranderrk

Indigenous players didn’t invent Australian rules but they did make it their own

Aboriginal Australian men playing football in a paddock at Coranderrk. N. J Caire 1837-1918, photographer. State Library of Victoria. (This article was first published in The Conversation on 25 May 2017 and is republished here with permission) It would be …

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Corio win Geelong Community Cup at last

Corio win Geelong Community Cup at last Roy Hay (Click on the photographs below to enlarge them) [caption id="attachment_2755" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="Hamish Flavell of Golden Plains at full stretch as he

Action between Lara United (in white) and Golden Plains in the group stages of the Community Cup.

Corio meets Golden Plains in Geelong Community Cup Final

Corio meets Golden Plains in Geelong Community Cup Final Roy Hay Corio will be an unbackable favourite to win the Geelong Community Cup on Sunday when it takes on newcomer

Corio for f I

Golden Plains shock Rangers to gain place in Geelong Cup final

Golden Plains shock Rangers to gain place in Geelong Cup final Roy Hay (Click on the images below to enlarge them) In probably the biggest upset in the long history of

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Golden Plains wins last place in Geelong Community Cup finals

Golden Plains wins last place in Geelong Community Cup finals Roy Hay A one-all draw against Corio secured the last place in this year’s Community Cup finals at Geelong Rangers’

Les Murray, Puskas and tree

Puskas statue unveiled in Melbourne

Puskas statue unveiled in Melbourne Roy Hay [caption id="attachment_2722" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="The unveiling party at the Puskas statue"][/caption] A statue of Hungarian and world football’s all time great players, coaches

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Rangers and Bell Park into the finals in Geelong Community Cup

Rangers and Bell Park into the finals in Geelong Community Cup Roy Hay Geelong Rangers topped Group A of the Geelong Community Cup after a seven-one thrashing of Surfcoast, while

Geelong Rangers keeper Sam Stonily in possession.

Big wins for hosts and holders in Geelong Cup

Big wins for hosts and holders in Geelong Cup Roy Hay [caption id="attachment_2705" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="A crowded penalty area as Bell Park takes on Surfcoast"][/caption] There were big wins for

Lara on the attack against Corio

Corio book place in finals as Golden Plains upsets Geelong

Corio book place in finals as Golden Plains upsets Geelong Roy Hay Corio is through to the finals of this season’s Geelong Community Cup after a comfortable three-nil win over

Albert 'Pompey' Austin. One of the few photographs of the man. Photograph: J. Harvey. La Trobe Picture Collection, State Library of Victoria.

Albert ‘Pompey’ Austin, 1846?–1889: A Man between Two Worlds

Albert ‘Pompey’ Austin, 1846?–1889: A Man between Two Worlds Roy Hay In 2017, as we struggle as a society to find ways of understanding and accepting people who do not

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