Easter feast of footy kicks off at Show tomorrow

Lote Tuqiri, Nathan Hindmarsh, Andrew Ryan and Petero Civoniceva will be among the NRL stars bringing the fun and excitement of the Telstra Premiership to Sydney’s Royal Easter Show this Thursday, April 21.

Rugby League Reads, Backyard League clinics, autograph sessions and cheerleading routines will be among the free activities from 9.30am on the Cattle Lawn.  

Rugby League’s One Community Ambassadors Mario Fenech and David Peachey will also join in the fun ahead of an Easter feast of NRL action. 

“This is a really fun day for families and a great opportunity to meet some of the stars of the NRL,” Mario Fenech said.

“We have players from all the Sydney clubs coming out during the day so come along, get an autograph, throw the footy around with some of your favourite players and join in the fun reading sessions.” 

All the activities for the NRL Day at the Easter Show are free after entry to the Show and will take place on the Cattle Lawn, on Orana Parade, Sydney Show Ground, Sydney Olympic Park.

NRL SHOW DAY SCHEDULE
Thursday, April 21, 2011

SESSION 1 – Manly Sea Eagles and South Sydney Rabbitohs
9.30am-10.30am Rugby League Reads and skills clinic, 10.30am-11am Autograph session

SESSION 2 - Penrith Panthers and Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs
11.30am-12.30pm Rugby League Reads and skills clinic, 12.30pm-1pm Autograph session

SESSION 3 - Wests Tigers 
1.30pm-2.30pm Rugby League Reads skills clinic, 2.30pm-3.00pm Autograph session

SESSION 4 – Sydney Roosters, Cronulla Sharks, St George Illawarra Dragons and Parramatta Eels
3pm-4pm Rugby League Reads and skills clinic. 4pm-4.30pm Autograph session

Cheerleading Clinics: 10.45am and 12.45pm.