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Statue commemorates rugby league player Reg Gasnier.

In a magnificent playing career spanning 1958-1967, Gasnier achieved every possible honour. Apart from his outstanding playing record, Gasnier was an inspiration to team mates and to young fans who marveled at his skill. He balanced his ability with a warm humility and a generous spirit.

Possessing blistering pace, a deceptive swerve and gifted attacking vision, Gasnier was a try scoring machine with an astonishing strike rate. In 127 games for St George, he crossed for 130 tries. In 39 Test matches for Australia, he scored 28 tries. He was regarded as the "Prince of Centres".
 

Location

Address:Driver Avenue, Sydney Football Stadium Concourse, Moore Park, 2021
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.889159
Long: 151.223661
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Sculpture
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Sport
Monument Designer:Terrance Plowright

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 8th August, 2010
Source: MA
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