Footy in Philly

It’s a big time of year all over for the games we love. Upcoming Grand Finals for AFL and NRL, the Rugby World Cup has started in England so timing is good for us to watch here. There are also a couple of local games that might be worth checking out. Here’s a run down.
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Anzac Day 2015

This year marks the 100th Anniversary of ANZAC day with some significant gatherings around the globe including Gallipoli. It also lands on a Saturday which means that there are some full day activities around us this year. Many of us will be popping up to New York starting with the Dawn Service. NEW YORK 5:45
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Australia Day in Philly 2015

It’s that time of year again folks where we get to dust off the Akubra, drag out the Stubbies, find the thongs and all get together to speak Strayan for a few hours and be pretty much guaranteed that someone knows what the hell you’re yappin on about. We’ll be packing in at Con Murphy’s again
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Philly Hawks Grand Final Party

It’s that time of year again folks. It’s down to 2 teams to battle it out at the G, Sydney Swans v Hawthorn Hawks in what promises to be a ripper of a game. Here in Philly, our own Hawks are hosting a Grand Final party this year at Tir Na Nog (1600 Arch St) kicking
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Rick Price in Philly

Some of you of a certain age will most likely know the name Rick Price. His hits from the early ’90’s received huge play. “Not a Day Goes By” was his first biggie and one I recall on heavy rotation. His follow-up “Heaven Knows” seems to be the one that really delivered him to international
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Aussie Day Celebrations

The dust has settled and many of us have managed to make a full recovery from the festivities of this year’s Australia Day party. A special thanks to the folks from Philly Hawks for putting it together, Dan Milbourne for supplying the t-shirts and his hosting duties and various sponsors, Philadelphia Fight and Ants Pants
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Philadelphia Australia Day 2014

Just because you’re freezing your asses off in Philly, doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate with a bunch of fellow boofheads. Aussie Day is a big one over these parts where we gather for some beers and tucker and games et al. If you haven’t snagged yourself a Dan Milly T, there might be a few
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Aussie Rules Grand Final

This Friday it’s Hawks v Freo and a perfect time to strap on your footy boots, don your team colours and come out to join the Philly Hawks folks at Tir Na Nog for some tucker, tunes and prizes while watching the big game. Starts at 10pm and goes until the last person leaves.
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