Photos by Ben Liney http://www.benliney.com (all rights reserved) For my last birthday, family and friends chipped in for an experience of learning how to make my own cricket bat with Lachlan Fisher at his Williamstown Road workshop in Footscray. Not only is Lachlan a master bat maker but he stands in a unique tradition as aContinue reading “Bat Making with Lachlan Fisher”
Pics from this years Labour Day, Johnny Mullagh XI vs. Glenelg XI at Harrow, Victoria. The game has been played more or less annually since it was initiated at the Bicentennial in 1988 in tribute of Australia’s First National Touring Sporting Team the 1868 Aboriginal Cricket Team from the South West Wimmera region… Lot ofContinue reading “Labour Day 2011 at Johnny Mullagh Oval, Harrow”
Just the most stunning bunch of photo’s around this years World Cup. Forget the superstars here are some ordinary people living the good cricket all round dream. I particularly love the emphasis on the religious… beautiful! Cricket passion – The Big Picture – Boston.com.
Click here for Slideshow of photos by Kimberley Low from http://www.cricketouttacompton.com.au of the Compton Cricket Club travelling to the town of Harrow in Western Victoria to the spiritual heartland of Australian Cricket to play the Johnny Mullagh XI descendants of Australia’s First Touring sports team.