This ANZAC Day we're honoured to share this 2015 piece by Andrew Ferguson.
Honouring Stan Carpenter...
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Can't make the Pacific Cup in Auckland? Well why not come along to the Oceanic Pacifica Rugby League Tournament? What is this you ask?
On the 30th of October 2004, the Inaugural Oceanic Pacifica Rugby League Tournament will be held at Pittwater Rugby Park, Warriewood, NSW. Gates open 8am with first game to start at 9am. The entry will be only $5 for the whole day if over 12. Under the age of 12 is free entry.
The teams competing on the day include Sydney North Tongans who will be coached by John Hopoate and Solomon Haumono, Fiji A who are taking on Malta 16 Oct, Wairere NSW Maori's, North Shore Barbarians, Tama Samoa and an Aboriginal side.
On the day there will be a monster raffle with all the proceeds going to the childrens ward of the Mona Vale Hospital. There will be continuous games throughout the day with breaks only for the Opening Ceremony and between semis and finals. The Champion team will take home $5000 with runners up taking $1500. Also there will be a player of the tournament who will win $500.
Corporate boxes of 10 people, with limited food and drinks for $1000 still available(contact Sue on 0408 633 720 if interested). Tickets are available now or at the gate.
For ticket sales contact: Sue - 0408 633 720 (Sydney North Tongans) Phill - 0408 496 010 (Fiji A) Steve - 0433 236 973 (Wairere NSW Maori's) Keven - 0408 494 150 (North Shore Barbarians) Elena - 0423 268 407 (Tama Samoa) Andrew - 0402 135 234 (Aboriginals)
Some teams still are looking for sponsors. Contact the above numbers if interested in sponsoring the respective team.
See you out there!