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SCG / Allianz Stadium Sports Sculptures

Free
iPhone / iPad
Genres:
  • Sports
  • Education
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Take a colourful and educational journey as this app brings to life the 11 life-sized, bronze sculptures of the Australian sporting greats scattered around the Sydney Cricket Ground and Allianz Stadium.

Sculptures include cricketers Fred Spofforth, Stan McCabe, Richie Benaud, Steve Waugh; rugby league legends Dally Messenger and Reg Gasnier; rugby union greats Trevor Allan and Ken Catchpole; Sydney Swans players Paul Kelly and Paul Roos; and heckler Yabba.

Features:

- Match and interview footage
- Behind the scenes interviews with players, sculptors and today’s sports personalities
- Player biography and statistics
- Images from SCG Museum archives and other sporting collections
- Philanthropist Basil Sellers explains his inspiration to fund the sculptures
- Photographs of sculptural features as sculptors speak about the creative process
- Map of sculpture locations
- Information about tours at SCG and Allianz Stadium

The application is ideal for use at the stadiums, in the classroom and at home.