Arthur Henry “Artie” Beetson OAM was an Australian rugby league footballer and coach. .. you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization. The Arthur Beetson Foundation is proud to announce that Men’s & Women’s component of the Queensland Murri Carnival will be. The Arthur Beetson Foundation (ABF) has announced the appointment of three new Board members.

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An Academy that expects them to achieve to the best of their ability. Beetson tried aethur backs before dominating the packs. Retrieved 20 January A standout forward, Beetson was named club player of the year in when Redcliffe took out the Brisbane premiership.

See more of Arthur Beetson Foundation on Facebook. He continued to coach through the s for the Cronulla Sharks as well as enjoying some stints in commentary and as a recruitment officer for the Eastern Suburbs and Queensland.


Arthur Beetson

He represented Australia and Queensland from to U16 Murri V Koori. Queensland Sport Hall of Fame.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He had a brief, but unsuccessful period, coaching Australia in before returning to coach his former club Eastern Suburbsfrom tobeing named Coach of the Year in Tributes flow for a local legend.

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Ian “Ripper” Doyle After retirement, Beetson went on to coach the Queensland team for Origin, securing four wins from six series. Securing himself a position in the grand final team, Beetson was so impressive he was selected to play for the Australian team in his debut year in the NRL.

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Australia squad — Rugby League World Championship winners 4th title. The award-winning exhibition Black Mist Burnt Country brings together over five decades of work to tell the story of Fuondation atomic testing in Australia. Beetson’s Queensland State of Origin number 11 jersey was ” retired ” in Arthur Beetson Foundation shared Struddys ‘s photo.

Arthur Beetson playing his last game for the Parramatta Eels in A special occasion today for the Under 16 Murri team, who had their jerseys presented to them by South Sydney Rabbitohs coach and former Maroons assistant coach Anthony Seibold. Views Read Edit View history.


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Archived from the original on 31 May Well done guys terrific work. Struddys are very proud to be apart of the Arthur Beetson Foundation as their sole supplier of merchandise.

Beetson returned to Queensland for one final year of playing with his old Redcliffe team in Arthur Beetson Foundation added 2 new photos. Beetson’s coaching career began while still playing for Easts in After a rough education he left school at 16 and worked at the local post-office, as a clerk and a mail man.

Beetson became the first Indigenous Australian to captain his founsation in any sport [6] and is frequently cited as the best post-war forward in Australian rugby league history. Arthur Beetson c Also in he received the Medal of the Order of Australia “in recognition of service to the sport of Rugby League”.