Sport Thompson to captain Indigenous All Stars
Morrison seeks indigenous role in gap plan
Prime Minister Scott Morrison will deliver the latest Closing the Gap annual report, saying things are better but we haven't made the progress we should have.Prime Minister Scott Morrison will on Wednesday release the latest Closing the Gap report, declaring things are "better than they were ... but we have not made as much progress as we should have by now".
Indigenous All Stars captain Johnathan Thurston showcased the 2012 jersey that was designed by former player and Indigenous artist Sid Domic for the third year. The jersey features a turtle shell, representing the people of the Torres Strait Island, boomerangs for the Australian Aboriginal people
The 2010 All Stars Match was the first time the event was held. The match was a pre season game between representative teams, Indigenous Australians versus the best in the National Rugby League and took place at the Gold Coast's Skilled Park on 13 February 2010.
Laurie Daley has appointed Joel Thompson as captain of the Indigenous All Stars team for the rugby league fixture against the Maori All Stars on Saturday.
Manly forward Thompson will lead an outfit that includes the late additions of uncapped NRL players Zac Saddler from the Sea Eagles and the Warriors' Jamayne Taunoa-Brown.
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The Maori side on Tuesday confirmed Dallin Watene-Zelezniak and Adam Blair as co-captains for the annual clash which is being played on the Gold Coast.
Dutton not opposed to anthem word change .
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton is not opposed to a word change in the national anthem, as supported by Cathy Freeman.Sporting legend and one of Australia's most respected indigenous voices Cathy Freeman has supported the idea of changing a word in Advance Australia Fair to appease those who believe the anthem is disrespectful.
INDIGENOUS VS MAORI NRL ALL STAR GAME
The new NRL all star game is just around the corner and I thought I'd look at the lineups of the Indigenous and Maori all star teams and give my thoughts on the ...
Awabakal All Stars Interstate Challenge
The men's and women's Indigenous All Stars teams have been presented with their jerseys for Friday night at the Awabakal All Stars Interstate Challenge.
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