Tag: Macarthur

Four hour round trip? Wests Tigers fans in Macarthur won’t travel to games at Western Sydney Stadium

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Inner city Wests Tigers fans are set to be the big winners if the club moves future games to the new Western Sydney Stadium in Parramatta. Fairfax is reporting that the organisation is considering moving the majority – if not all – their games away from Campbelltown Stadium and Leichhardt Oval. […]

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Flower children, man buns and harem pants: The Wests Tigers back at their “spiritual home” tonight

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Tonight an annual festival begins in Sydney’s Inner West where hippies, flower children and bohemians come together to celebrate their spirituality. Where freethinking, folk music and harem pants run free. This is the Festival of the Tiger at the legendary Leichhardt Oval. Finish your craft beer, put that hair up in […]

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Campbelltown councillor says Wests Tigers have no intention of moving base to Macarthur region

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Current Campbelltown councillor and former mayor Paul Lake has taken aim at the Wests Tigers, Wests Ashfield and club officials saying they have little interest in the Macarthur region with the councillor inviting the South Sydney Rabitohs to play more games out of the stadium in the coming years. Lake has […]

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COMMENT: Wests Tigers holding launch in The Rocks proves they still have absolutely no idea

BY CURTIS WOODWARD Wests Tigers fans in the south-west of Sydney have been snubbed again long before a ball has been kicked in anger with the announcement of the location of their season launch. Rivals South Sydney Rabbitohs have identified the Macarthur region as a huge growth region and will be the home team in […]

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Gould says Wests Tigers must move to Macarthur to guarantee future in the NRL

Penrith Panthers General Manager Phil Gould believes Wests Tigers must move their base and invest heavily in the Macarthur if they are to secure their future in the National Rugby League. In a Twitter exchange on Thursday night with the81stminute.com’s Curtis Woodward, the man that came in and completely transformed Penrith agreed with all questions […]

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Are the Tigers Finally About to Become WESTS Tigers?

Wests Tigers are headed to Liverpool. That’s the story coming out of The Daily Telegraph on Wednesday with a report outlining a partnership between the club and Liverpool City Council. The deal will hopefully see a $22million centre of excellence built in Carnes Hill, twenty minutes from Campbelltown Sports Stadium. After years of frustration, Tigers […]

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