Baseball, as we know it today, really took off in the United States in the mid-1800s, though early versions of … Continue reading Batter Up!
Nader Awad from The Riverina Anglican College has been here at CSU Regional Archives this week on work experience. He … Continue reading History of football in Wagga from 1925
This year, one of our Scholarship Students is a keen Australian Rules Football fan from Melbourne so we thought it … Continue reading Tiger Time!
Recently, whilst searching through the Archives, I encountered an interesting old trophy. It was engraved “Wagga Rugby League – Junior … Continue reading Blake Cup Mystery
In the 1950s, Riverina Hockey was thriving with international players and matches as well as games against some of the … Continue reading A Decade of International Hockey
This being the time of year for tennis, we thought we would revisit this article on the Davis Cup in … Continue reading The Davis Cup comes to Wagga
This weekend the shores of Lake Albert will be crowded with people for the annual Lake to Lagoon Fun Run. … Continue reading Swampy Plain to Lake Albert
With the Tour de France on at the moment, we thought we would revisit this article on bicycle clubs in … Continue reading 140 Years of Bikes
During March 1892, several residents of Wagga took the unusual step of organising a Tug-of-War competition, and not surprisingly, the … Continue reading A Five Hour Tug-of-War Contest