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Category Archives: Neutral Territory

Bomber for a day #DonsTheSash

The march of 10,00 was on our heels. This is more game of wooden spoons than thrones. We quickened our step away from those public seating maruaders. As a “bomber for a day”  I can feel the tension of my companions – … Continue reading

AFL thrones Prince Charles

Prince Charles couldn’t give a rats toss about Aussie Rules. Yet he has been re-appointed to the role of patron by the AFL of the game in Europe on a two year deal. My palace sources tell me that on … Continue reading

Frequent refunds for Frequent fliers

West Coast and Fremantle players will travel around 50,000 kilometres this year with Virgin Australia, the AFL’s chosen airline in their bid for a 2015 premiership. Those hours in the air bracketed by endless lounge waiting,  tedious queues through security, … Continue reading

Stand…and deliver

I got a ticket to the 2012 Grand Final, in standing room. It was pretty comfy compared to the good ole days….. My first experience in finals standing room came in the 1974 Preliminary final in conditions that would even … Continue reading

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Knocked out Loaded

My brother Robert of Can the Dees fame has jetted over from NZ with his eldest son Phillip to watch son Michael play in the Victorian Soccer League for Bentlieigh in the last game of the year. Rare Gwyther Football … Continue reading