Whilst at the oval the other day, I couldn’t help but notice this older lady with three young boys, more than likely to be her grandchildren. As she sat watching the rough and tumble of the game before her, she called out a string of encouraging words from the sidelines.
…..do you reckon that was holding the ball? Perfect Melbourne weather for a footy match at the local oval.
Saturday morning sport. A warm Melbourne morning at a school in Wheelers Hill. Teenaged kids every where playing almost every sport man known to mankind. I was there to watch volleyball but it was too hot and stuffy inside the gym so I sat outside instead.
The weekend was taken up with rugby, table tennis, auskick, basketball and one game of footy, all in that order. The number of kids attending Auskick at various parks and ovals around Melbourne is truly amazing. Auskick is the hub of community activity on Saturday mornings and the involvement of all those Dads is fabulous. […]