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A plaque commemorates the centenary of Rugby League and the historical significance of the site.

The first rugby league match in South Australia was staged in 1914 when a South Australian team played England. A district competition began in Adelaide in the 1970s and the Adelaide Rams competed at national premiership level in 1997 and 1998. Adelaide and Balmain played the first league match at this venue on 3 July 1998.

Location

Address:Holden Street, Hindmarsh Stadium, Hindmarsh, 5007
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.907855
Long: 138.568052
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2008
Source: MA
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