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Jul 17

SANFL 140-YEAR EXHIBITION

Click here for more information about SANFL’s 140-year Anniversary Exhibition, which will be held at the State Library from June 7 until August 13.  ... [MORE]
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Jul 17

SANFL HISTORY EXHIBITION FORUMS

Here is your chance to listen to the movers and shakers involved with SANFL, past and present, by attending a series of forums at the State Library during the 140-year History Exhibition. Conducted as part of the In a League of its Own Exhibition which runs from June 7 until August 13, the forums are hosted by well-... [MORE]
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Jun 07

MAGAREY GROVE ON THE MOVE

Magarey Grove is poised to find a new home at the Adelaide Oval precinct. Established in 1988 along West Lakes Boulevard, Magarey Grove features plaques at the base of trees for every winner of the state's most prestigious individual trophy. But now Magarey Grove is set to shift with a submission for relocation c... [MORE]
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Jun 04

IN A LEAGUE OF ITS OWN – SANFL 140-YEAR EXHIBITION

Anticipation is building for the SANFL's 140-year Anniversary Exhibition, which will be held at the State Library from June 7 until August 13. Featuring as many as 8,000 historical items and memorabilia relating to SANFL and its clubs, the ''In a League of its Own'' Exhibition is being spearheaded by SANFL History C... [MORE]
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Mar 24

FRIDAY FLASHBACK – 1937 STATE BLAZER

Information is being sought about the history of a 1937 South Australian State team blazer. Sporting the Croweaters' red, blue and gold stripes, the blazer also has SA's Piping Shrike motive on the front pocket. The blazer - which had been previously housed at SANFL's former head office at West Lakes - will be on... [MORE]
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Mar 10

FRIDAY FLASHBACK – SHOW YOUR TRUE COLOURS 2001

SANFL has never had a shortage of famous supporters and in 2001, there was no better example. The League's ''Show Your True Colours'' advertising campaign featured plenty of South Australia's big names - in sport, politics and the media. But perhaps the most memorable feature of the television commercial was the ... [MORE]
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Mar 03

FRIDAY FLASHBACK – EVANS V BALME

Most ardent SANFL fans vividly recall the infamous incident between Port Adelaide's Tim Evans and Norwood's Craig Balme before the 1984 Grand Final. But few may remember the second round of the bout which spilled into the first pre-season match of 1985 at Football Park. Plenty of anticipation surrounded how the p... [MORE]
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Feb 24

FRIDAY FLASHBACK – 1990 MARKS OF THE DAY

It wasn't often Glenelg captain Chris McDermott appeared on the Marks of the Day highlight reel. But in Round 8 of 1990, the rugged Bays midfielder ensured he was a contender with a sensational one-handed grab after out-pointing his North Adelaide opponent. Tigers' team-mate Darren Mansell climbed up high to take... [MORE]
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Feb 16

FRIDAY FLASHBACK – 1981 MUD BATH

It's not often players in the modern era have to confront the conditions present at Unley Oval in Round 18, 1981. Sturt and Woodville battled it out in a Mud Bath at Oxford Terrace as players slipped and slid while picking up the stationary ball at ground level. The Double Blues - boosted by a game-breaking five-... [MORE]
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Feb 10

FRIDAY FLASHBACK – PRESIDENT’S CHAIR

The SANFL President's chair, which dates back to 1909, will be a part of the 140-year anniversary exhibition at the State Library this year. SANFL History Centre Manager Chris Halbert said the SAFL carved on the top of the chair indicated it originated before the league changed its name to South Australian National ... [MORE]

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