Everyone knows that any great sporting endeavour needs an inspirational soundtrack (e.g. Eye of the Tiger and Rocky). To celebrate tomorrows Reclink Community Cup, Ragged Press editor Matt Gleeson has thrown together an inspirational playlist for your auditory pleasure. All tracks have been selected from artists that are playing in the Rockdogs team tomorrow.
Do yourself a favour and support local music by buying a track from these great artists that will be putting their bodies on the line tomorrow to help raise funds for disadvantaged communities across Australia. While your at it make sure you check out the great series of Rockdogs interviews by our Best on Field Ragged Press contributor Jodie Lyons and the pics by Emily Newbold from the Rockdogs Assemble show at the Gasometer.
The Reclink Community Cup pits The Rockdogs (Musicians) against the Megahertz (Triple R 102.7FM & PBS 106.7FM) for their annual AFL clash of the titans, live music, and family fun at Victoria Park, Abbotsford, Sunday 25th June.
More about the Reclink Community Cup
Funds raised through the Reclink Community Cups support Reclink Australia’s work with disadvantaged communities across Australia. From its inception back in 1993, the Melbourne event now rallies more than 10,000 avid followers who collectively raise over $100,000 every year for the cause.
Reclink Australia delivers specialist sport, recreation, and arts programs for at-risk youth, people with mental illness or disability, people experiencing homelessness and domestic violence, and those facing alcohol, gambling, and substance addictions.
MELBOURNE EVENT DETAILS 2017
Melbourne Reclink Community Cup
Sunday 25 June
Corner Abbot & Lulie Streets, Abbotsford
ARTISTS PERFORMING AT MELBOURNE EVENT
JUST ADDED: REMI and Boxwars
The Peep Tempel
Jen Cloher Band
Deborah Conway, Willy Zygier & She Said Zed
Children’s entertainment – Murray Wiggle and Wally Meanie’s Bubblegum Machine
Tickets now on sale via Oztix: communitycup.oztix.com.au
Pre-sale Adults – $15 +BF
Adults at the gate – $20
Kids under 16 – $5 +BF
Gates open at 10.45am
Reclink Community Cup National Dates 2017
Melbourne – Victoria Park – Sunday, 25th June
Adelaide – Norwood Oval – Sunday, 16th July
Brisbane – Leyshon Park – Sunday, 30th July
Sydney – Henson Park – Sunday, 6th August
Hobart – Queenborough Oval – Sunday, 20th August
Perth – Fremantle Oval – Sunday, 3rd September
Header image: Modesty – taken by Em Newbold.