The Resource Batting against the odds : the history of the Awabakal Cricket Club, written by John Heath

Batting against the odds : the history of the Awabakal Cricket Club, written by John Heath

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Batting against the odds : the history of the Awabakal Cricket Club
Title
Batting against the odds
Title remainder
the history of the Awabakal Cricket Club
Statement of responsibility
written by John Heath
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses early references to Aboriginal cricketers, particularly in the Maitland and Newcastle area; visit by the Aboriginal cricket team which later toured England; Aboriginal participation in cricket representative teams in Australia and in the Newcastle area; Grahame Thomas and Jason Gillespie in the Australian team; Billy Ridgeway (1930s) and Eric "Nugget" Mumbler (1940s) playing in the Maitland area; setting up of the Awabakal XI who commenced playing in the 1979-80 Newcastle season; gives season by season account of the team from 1979-80 to 2002-3; achievements of the Awabakal Cricket Club and the Awabakal XI; appendices list players in the 1979-80 team; club records; players registered 1979-2003
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Heath, John
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  • Anderson, Sam
  • McGuire, John
  • Thomas, Grahame
  • James, Alex
  • Ridgeway, Billy
  • Mumbler, Eric
  • Ritchie, Todd
  • Collis, Paul
  • Awabakal Cricket Club
  • Cricket players, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Batting against the odds : the history of the Awabakal Cricket Club, written by John Heath
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Publication
Note
"25 years of Aboriginal participation in the Newcastle City & Suburban Cricket Association Competition"--T.p
Extent
79 p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying, closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
J. Heath
Other physical details
ill., ports
Stock number
MAR04/054
Label
Batting against the odds : the history of the Awabakal Cricket Club, written by John Heath
Publication
Note
"25 years of Aboriginal participation in the Newcastle City & Suburban Cricket Association Competition"--T.p
Extent
79 p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying, closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
J. Heath
Other physical details
ill., ports
Stock number
MAR04/054

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