Getting Behind the Stumps @ Rupertswood Mansion


The Twilight School @ Rupertswood

A community initiative of Salesian College, Sunbury for parents, adults and the community at large.

“learning for the sake of learning” in association with


invites you to :

“Getting behind the stumps”
Gideon Haigh and John Harms

in conversation on cricket plus
2 course dinner @ Rupertswood Mansion, Sunbury
$55 *includes admission (beverages at bar prices)

*cricket’s history and stories
*cricket’s place in Australian society
*its characters and crises

Gideon Haigh is the acclaimed cricket writer and journalist (and still plays local cricket): “I’m an independent journalist, in the trade almost thirty years. I was born in London, went to school in Geelong, and now live in Melbourne.”

Gideon’s books:
>>>>“On Warne”
>>>>>>”Out of the Running: The Ashes 2010-2011”
>>>>>>>>”Sphere of Influence: Writings on cricket and its discontents” and many more

John Harms is co-founder of FOOTY ALMANAC and sports writer and former teacher. John Harms grew up in Oakey on the Darling Downs, the son of a clergyman. In 1980 he studied at the University of Queensland in Brisbane. But he always knew he was destined to leave his home. “I knew I had to leave Oakey. I loved Oakey but..”

John Harms >>>>>>>Co-founder of Footy Almanac and editor and contributor of yearly book “Footy Almanac”
>>>>>>>>>Contributor to ‘The Monthly”
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Appears on ‘Insiders’
>>>former columnist for ‘The Age’ and much more

Wednesday 26th June, 2013
6pm for dinner start
Conversation begins at 7pm
Venue: Rupertswood Mansion
3 Macedon St Sunbury

RSVP essential:
Bruno Lettier
Tel: 9744 0073 (tues/wed)
Mobile: 0422298643
Rupertswood Mansion
9740 5020