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2021 NSW Junior State Cup northern conference washed out after Port Macquarie drenching | Manning River Times



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The sight of two ducks swimming on field one at Regional Stadium was the perfect image to sum up the washed out 2021 NSW Junior State Cup northern conference event in Port Macquarie. Not even an ark would have saved NSW Touch Football Association general manager Dean Russell from having to cancel the first tournament in six years – and just the second ever. Coincidentally, the last time the Junior State Cup was washed out was on the exact same weekend in February. “In 2015 we had similar issues with flooding, but that didn’t occur until Saturday night so we were able to get through two days … this year it was just one,” Mr Russell said. “There have been two events since 1976 that have been washed out. One was then…

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