Barambah Aboriginal Settlement Rugby League Team 1925

Initially, Barambah rugby league teams are restricted to playing amongst themselves. They begin playing outside teams in social games from the mid-1920s.
From 1929, the Barambah Rugby League team plays regularly in the South Burnett as well as in provincial matches against teams from Gympie, Nambour, Toowoomba, Maryborough and Bundaberg. They excell in competion.


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