2016 STATE MURRI CARNIVAL IN REDCLIFFE
Arthur Beetson Foundation has announced that 2016 Deadly Choices Arthur Beetson Foundation Murri Rugby League Carnival will take place at Dolphin Oval Redcliffe from 21st to 24th September.
The Carnival involves teams from across Queensland from Badu Island in Torres Strait to Gold Coast and across to Mt Isa is a real show piece of Indigenous Rugby League Talent.
Three Competitions take place over four days include Under 15’s Boys, Open Women’s and Open Men’s. Some exciting additional events and activities will be announced very soon.
The Carnival is much more than Rugby League as it also has a major focus on Health and Education. All players have to complete a “Health Check” as a requirement to participate and all Under 15’s Boy participants must have attended school 90% of time in the three months prior.
Peter Betros Chairman of QRL stated the “ this Carnival highlights the great reach the game of Rugby League has across Queensland and the Arthur Beetson Foundation should be congratulated in providing this opportunity for so many to get involved”
Brad Beetson, son of the late Arthur Beetson and Board Member of the Arthur Beetson Foundation stated “ Dad through his life had a passion on improving the lives of young indigenous it’s great that the foundation can continue this by using his other great passion of Rugby League the vehicle to do so”.
Murri Rugby League has also announced Francis Renouf has taken on the role recently as Carnival Manager for 2016. Expressions of interest will be open from Monday 16th May and all enquire and EOI please contact Francis Renouf at email@example.com
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