What happens with footy media?

Yoshi is not pleased with the decision to axe the Marngrook Footy Show, and the slashing of Macquarie Sports Radio programming. What do you think?

Reconciliation as a 400m Event

The choice of Sydney as the host for the Olympics in 2000, was related to the perception of Australia being a positive example of the good life and of Reconciliation. The Games presented a range of opportunities for Indigenous participation and cultural representation says Andy Fuller as he discusses the lead up to that event.

Marngrook Footy Show and Footys4All and The Footy Almanac: Kev Kropinyeri warms up the crowd

Malarkey Publications provides copies of The Footy Almanac to Footys4All which is an organisation run by Mick Gallus to distribute free sports equipment to communities who otherwise are unlikely to have the resources to provide footballs and soccer balls. Being a teacher Mick also understands the pivotal place of reading. So he includes copies of The Footy Almanac. Footys4All has a partnership with The Marngrook Footy Show. Check out the clip of Indigenous comedian Kevin Kropinyeri working the Marngrook studio as the warm-up guy.

Round 3 – Sydney v Collingwood: Swan Lake

Mathilde de Hauteclocque had a premonition of Sydney’s demise on Friday night with a new phone ringtone chosen by her Cygnet. Afterwards, she couldn’t help but think about the impact Lance Franklin has had on her team.

The Footy Almanac, Footys4all and Marngrook Footy Show have come together

Announcing a new partnership with Footys4all and Marngrook Footy Show.

Petition to keep Marngrook on air

Yvette Wroby has alerted us to the petition “The Cancellation of the Marngrook Footy Show: Put it back on Air”. It doesn’t take long to add your name if you wanted to support the show, which was cancelled by the ABC last week.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: or another day in the life of a Saints supporter…

Just when my next article this week was going to start with “I write with no pain and suffering”, in the way of the footy world, this has completely changed on Thursday night 15th September 2011. The GOOD was being with nine other Almanackers (or family members) and meeting at the Marngrook Footy Show, in [Read more]