The Wentworth Park Games will be held again this year on Sunday 27th September 2009, at Wentworth Park.
Bring your family and friends and join the fun. There will be community games with teams representing Glebe and Forest Lodge competing with Pyrmont and Ultimo, dog races for your family pet and heritage displays. The Wentworth Park Games gives residents of Glebe, Forest Lodge, Pyrmont and Ultimo a chance to rediscover this great park. The day features a wide variety of fun sporting events and displays to celebrate the history of our wonderful park.
- Join in the giant tug o’ war
- Help your suburb by competing in the People’s Games
- Have a sausage from the Ultimo P&C
- View displays about the park
- Enjoy a demonstration by TaikOz
The Return of the Mongrels
The day will also include races for local pooches. The winner of the “Any Other Hound Dog” races will be presented with the prestigious Wenty Park Mongrel Cup.
|11:00 am||People’s games and dog races begin||Oval inside the dog track|
|11:30 am||Official opening||In front of the Grandstand|
|All day||People’s games
Inside the dog track
Under the Grandstand
|12:45 pm||Small dogs final
(Mini Mongrel Cup)
|1:00 pm||Large dogs final
(Maxi Mongrel Cup)
|1:15 pm||Tug of War
|1:30 pm||TaikOz demonstration –
dynamic Japanese taiko
|1:45 pm||Presentation of GUP Cup to winning suburbs and Mongrel Cups to victorious dogs||In front of the Grandstand|
|2:00 pm||Closing ceremony||In front of the Grandstand|