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Plaque commemorates the Centenary of Rugby League and also the historical significance of the site.

Rugby League was first played in Griffith in 1920 and this ground has been home to the Griffith Black and Whites (est. 1920) and Griffith Waratahs (est. 1964). The town has competed in the NSW Group 20 competition since 1954 and has enjoyed the support of the Griffith Leagues Club since 1958.

Location

Address:Blumer Avenue, Griffith Exsies Oval, Griffith, 2680
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.285793
Long: 146.065027
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Sport

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 5th April, 2008
Source: MA
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