Bloody Slow Cup 2018 Print

Event name: Bloody Slow Cup 2018
Event summary: The Bloody Slow Cup is an annual event held to commemorate the lives of four Western Australian Police Officers tragically killed in a plane crash whilst responding to a call for assistance in January 2001.  The event includes a remembrance ceremony surrounded by a series of local sporting events held to fundraise for Western Australia Police Legacy.  The event culminates in the Bloody Slow Cup (Bledisloe Cup), a fiercely contested rugby match between local members of the Australian and Newman Zealand communities.  
Event details:

FRIDAY 19 OCTOBER
8.00am - Registrations – Bloody Slow Cup Golf Day - Fortescue Golf Club
8.20am - Morning Visits to Newman Primary School by WA Police Legacy Families. (Including Police Band)
9.00am - Tee off – Bloody Slow Cup Golf Day
10.20am - Morning Visits to South Newman Primary School by WA Police Legacy Families. (Including Police Band)
2.15pm - 2.50pm - Commissioner of Police to attend Newman Police Station for a briefing with the OIC of the Police Station, Senior Sergeant Mark Fleskens with a tour of the station.
3.00pm - Afternoon tea at the Newman Hotel for sponsors, family members and guests
5.30pm - Newman Netball Junior Game, Netball Courts Australia –v- New Zealand
6.00pm - Men's soccer match, Kangaroo oval
7.00pm - 20/20 Senior Cricket Match, Goanna Oval Australia –v- New Zealand
7.30pm - SHARDIA PAUL CUP Newman Netball Association, Netball Courts Australia –v- New Zealand
8.00pm - Women’s soccer match, Kangaroo Oval 

SATURDAY 20 OCTOBER
7.00am - Muster at Newman Police Station
7.30am - Departure to Remembrance Ceremony from Newman Police Station Please meet opposite police station to travel to the ceremony in convoy as a community. Buses departing from the Police Station.
8.00am - REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY, Crash Site Memorial commences
10.00am - 6NEW Bloody Slow Cup Radio Show With special guests – Western Force players, Rugby WA, local & senior Police, WA Police Legacy families & representatives & Bloody Slow Cup coaches and players.
10.30am - Shopping Centre Appearances Special guests – Commissioner of Police, Western Force players, Rugby WA, local & senior Police, WA Police Legacy families & representatives & Bloody Slow Cup coaches and players
3.15pm - Mixed Touch Game, Capricorn Oval Yandi –v- Area C
4.15pm - MACMAHON Cup – Ladies Touch Game, Capricorn Oval Australia – v- New Zealand
5:00pm - LICENSED BAR open – Please no BYO - Capricorn Oval
5:15pm - Len Snee Cup – Junior Rugby Union, Capricorn Oval Newman –vPerth-Bayswater
6.20pm - Miss Police Legacy entrants arrives by Helicopter (Fortescue Helicopters)
7.05pm - Game introductions & formalities 7.15pm - National Anthem (Australia/New Zealand)

SATURDAY 20 OCTOBER
7.25pm - Families to walk through the banner
7.25pm - Haka (Performed by the New Zealand team)
7.30pm - BLOODY SLOW CUP Australia –v- New Zealand Supported by BHP, FMG, Pilbara Access and East Pilbara Shire, Half time – Miss Police Legacy acknowledged and Raffle Drawn
8.15pm - Bloody Slow Cup half time. Raffle draw and Miss Legacy announcement
9.15pm - Post-match presentations
9.30pm -Live entertainment featuring band ‘Murphy’s Lore’
11.30pm - Licensed bar closes 12.00pm - Conclusion of event.

SUNDAY 21 OCTOBER
9.00am - Legacy Family Breakfast, Army Barracks, Laver Street, Newman
2:00pm - Charter flight departs Newman. Check in closes 30min prior to

Event location: Newman
Event date and time: 19/10/2018 9:00 AM - 21/10/2018 10:00 PM
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