We're excited, and we hope you are too!
The feature image of this article was taken on the 3rd July,
1897. Victoria vs South Australia. We found this image
on the State Library of Victoria website, the photograph is
referenced to a Beaumont H. J. fl. 1874-1900.
So why are we showing you a picture of a lacrosse team from
1897? Well, for us it highlights a number of things:
firstly, being that lacrosse in Victoria has a very long and proud
history; secondly, the sport has come along way since its humble
beginnings in 1874; and thirdly, the way we communicate has evolved
significantly since 1897.
Come to think of it, the telephone was only introduced to
Australia in 1878 -- fast forward to 2011, the old standard home
telephone has become almost redundant technology.
Improving communication is a key strategy of Lacrosse
Victoria to further the growth of lacrosse in Victoria, hence,
Lacrosse Victoria is very proud to introduce you to the new
Also, with the new site comes a new logo, but more on that
So please feel free to look around. We look forward to
your feedback to
further help us to improve the site.
Yours in Lacrosse,
Lacrosse Victoria Board