The NRL’s month long journey across Western Australia’s Pilbara remote desert region has almost come to a close with all communities visited gathering on Saturday, 7 September, for a day of Rugby League in Marble Bar with NRL Ambassador David Peachey.
More than 5000 km have been travelled to deliver ‘Eat well Play Well Stay Well’ and ‘Coles Backyard League’ programs, to more than 400 Indigenous Children in some of the most remote communities in Australia including Strelley, Warralong, Nullagine, Parnngurr and Jigalong and Marble Bar.
NRL Game Development Officer Chris Newman and David Peachey will be available for interview at the event with images to be made available also.
Please find Saturday’s Itinerary below:
|8.30am||‘Day’ travelling schools arrive at Marble Bar PS|
|9.00am||Introductions and Carnival Briefing|
|9.30am||First Round of games kick-off|
|11.00am||Morning Tea Break|
|11.30am||Second Round of games kick-off|
|1.45pm||Swim Session at Marble Bar Pool|
|3.30pm||Presentations and Awards|
|5.00pm||‘Day’ travelling schools depart Marble Bar PS|