Centenary of Rugby League-Railway Hotel Print Page
A plaque commemorates the former site of the Railway Hotel which in February 1908 was host to a group of disgruntled rugby union players who first conceived the idea of a Queensland rugby league body.
|Address:||200 Roma Street, Police Headquarters, Brisbane, 4000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.466557|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||28-February-1908|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-February-1908|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||2008|
Centenary of Rugby League
This site is recognised as being of great significance
in the history of Australian Rugby League
Railway Hotel, Roma Street
A meeting held at this site in February 28, 1908, led to
the formation of the Queensland Rugby Association, to be later known as the Queensland Rugby Football League
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