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Men of League Foundation receive cheque at Referees Awards Dinner

The Men of League Foundation’s Chief Executive Officer Stephen Lowndes recently accepted an invitation to attend the North Sydney District Rugby League Referees Association’s Awards Dinner.

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Tackling the Drought Tour Recap

The Men of League Foundation’s Tackling the Drought Tour was recently held from Friday 5 October through to Sunday 7 October, which saw five buses full of former first grade rugby league players venture off to five various drought affected regions ...

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Ex-Dragons prop Chris Leikvoll opens up about anxiety in a bid to get people talking

By Troy Whittaker From an outsiders’ perspective, Chris Leikvoll had a perfect life. The year was 2002.

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Western Region Day Three | Tackling the Drought Tour Diaries

By Troy Whittaker Waking before the birds on Sunday due to daylight saving time kicking in overnight, the Western Region Tackling the Drought group departed Gilgandra at 7:00 AM and headed off to Mudgee.

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Western Region Day Two | Tackling the Drought Tour Diaries

By Troy Whittaker Day two of the Men of League Foundation’s Tackling the Drought Tour began yesterday morning with an NRL skills clinic at Narromine’s Cale Oval.

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Central West Day Two | Tackling the Drought Tour Diaries

By Keyan Kramer Day one may have been all about travelling, but by late afternoon, some of the greatest rugby league players to play in the top flight arrived in their motel in Parkes.

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Western Region | On-field foes Davidson and Kelly link up for Tackling The Drought Tour

By Troy Whittaker One of the fiercest players of his era, Les ‘Bundy’ Davidson never took a backward step when it came to a scuffle.

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Western Region Day One | Tackling the Drought Tour Diaries

By Troy Whittaker Staring out in shock at the desolate plains of drought-stricken regional NSW a few months ago, Joe Thomas instantly felt compelled to help.

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Men of League Foundation Announce Partnership with Wests Tigers

The Foundation have today launched a new partnership with leading rugby league club Wests Tigers. The new agreement will see the existing connections between Wests Tigers and the Men of League Foundation formalised to help raise awareness of the services ...

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Queensland Annual Lunch Recap by David Shillington

This year’s Queensland Annual Lunch was our biggest to date with over 900 guests attending. We achieved our highest financial return since its inception and this lunch couldn’t have been such a success without the generosity of our supporters.

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