Once–in-a-lifetime opportunity

Telstra’s national media inquiry line is 1300 769 780 and the Telstra Media Centre is located at:


Once–in-a-lifetime opportunity for a junior rugby league team

Telstra is offering a junior rugby league team

Junior rugby league players need to capture their team’s try time celebrations on their mobile to go in the running to win a prize pool worth more than $20,000.

* a once–in-a-lifetime opportunity to present the medals to the winning team at the 2008 NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final.

To enter:

1. Video your team’s try time celebration on your mobile phone.

2. MMS it to

3. Get your team and supporters to visit the

0437 K2KMMS (0437 525 667).Telstra MMS Try Time website,


4. The team scoring the most votes in each of the three voting rounds, will win $1,500 worth of Rugby League equipment.

The three entry and voting rounds are as follows:

Entry open date Entry closure date Voting open date Voting closure date
Round 1 10 May 2008 10 June 2008 11 June 2008 10 July 2008
Round 2 10 May 2008 10 July 2008 11 July 2008 10 August 2008
Round 3 11 July 2008 10 August 2008 11 August 2008 10 September 2008

and vote during your one month voting round.

The team with the most votes will be announced by Russell Barwick on BigPond Sports Weekend on

The major prize includes:

Saturday, 13 September 2008.

The chance to present medals to the winning team at the 2008 NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final;

Accommodation at the Novotel Olympic Park for Sunday, 5 October 2008 for the team and parents/guardians; and

$500 for each player (18) and $500 for each guardian (two) for airfares and transfers where required. (See www.beinvolved.com.au for full terms and conditions.)

Telstra media contact:

Katarina Farrell

Phone: 02 8293 8321

Mob: 0439 496 400

*Telstra MMS Try Time

is a competition open to all junior NRL teams registered with www.playrugbyleague.com.au (both junior clubs and schools).


Comment Guidelines: The SportsTG Network is made up of players, families and passionate sports followers like you who have a strong opinion about sport. That's great - we want you to have your say and share your thoughts with the world. However, we have a few rules that you must follow to keep it fun for all. Please don't be rude, abusive, swear or vilify others. Apart from some pretty serious sport sanctions, we also can ban you and report you if things get out of hand. So play fair and have fun, and thanks for your contribution.

Fox Sport Rugby League News

NRL News

Club Links - Navbar