Centenary of Rugby LeaguePrint Page
Plaque commemorates the centenary of Rugby League and the historical significance of the site.
Sydney clubs Eastern Suburbs (captained by Dally Messenger) and Glebe (led by
Kangaroo, Chris McKivat) played the first rugby league game in Orange on April 27, 1912. The Orange Rugby League was established the same year. Wade Park has remained a prominent venue hosting Group, Divisional and International matches.
|Address:||Moulder Street, Wade Park, Orange, 2800|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.288333|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 19th April, 2008|