Sport, Tobacco and Advertising

Sport, Tobacco and Advertising
Exhibition Event: The Story of the Winfield Cup Talks / Lecture

Pryor, Geoff.  "I know I should really give'em up, but I like it too much" [John Quayle from the NSW Rugby League]
4 April 2017, 12.30pm-1.30pm
Conference Room, Level 4


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On a late winter’s day in August 1963, two opposing rugby league captains embraced after a close fought grand final on the Sydney Cricket Ground. This fleeting moment became the inspiration for the Winfield Cup. Dr Guy Hansen, Exhibitions Director, explores how professional sport has been used by advertisers.