Manuka Oval

Manuka Oval

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Manuka Oval is a 13,550 capacity ground(however the capacity can be exceeded, 10,000 seated) located in the suburb of Griffith, adjacent to Manuka, a business district of Canberra, Australia's capital. The stadium is home to many events throughout the year, including cricket matches in the summer months and Australian rules football matches in the winter months.Work began on Manuka Oval to erect a fence, along with other improvements made in 1929. The field had previously been used to casually play rugby league and Australian rules football. The first cricket pitch was played on in April 1930. In 2004, Manuka Oval celebrated the 75th anniversary of its formal establishment. Manuka Oval will have a $4.3million upgrade starting from the second half of 2011, which includes 4,300 additional temporary seats for the venue, new media and corporate facilities, upgrades to the Hawke and Bradman stands' covering and upgrades to entry facilities, with upgrades of the ground's lighting to the to be considered in the future.show more

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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Fidel
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136648989
  • 9786136648989