Here’s this week’s Golden Oldie that takes us back to 1983 and is a photo of year 5 and 6 at St Joseph's Primary School, Bombala.
Last week’s Golden Oldie was of Delegate footballers from the late sixties. The photo was of the Reserve Grade Grand Final team in that played the Cooma Rovers winning 25 points to three, in 1969.
Other details of the game were: Scums won by Delegate, 16 penalty kicks 4. Scums won by Cooma Rovers 10, penalty kicks 7.
One try to went to B Crawford Delegate, three try’s to M Dickson Delegate,one field goal to B Calligan Delegate. 1 field goal to B Bonoghey and one try to T Frazer of Cooma. The referee was Frank Bollar.
The 1969 Delegate Reserve Grade Rugby league Grand Final Premier’s were from back left Keith Sykes, Peter Hepburn, Brendan Ventry, Mike Nixon, Brendon Crawford, Bob Donaghy and Brian Callaghan.
Middle row: Ian Brownlie, K. Collins, R. Martin, Max Walker, Ken Talbot and Tony Clear. Front Row: Kevin Baker and John Crotty.