Canberra’s beloved Manuka Oval commemorates its 99th anniversary today, 12th July 2023. The storied ground has etched itself into the city’s identity, serving as a crucible for countless enthralling games and unforgettable sporting moments.

From its humble beginnings in 1924 to becoming the heart of Canberra’s sports scene, Manuka Oval’s journey mirrors the evolution of sports in the region. And it’s not just about the games; it’s about the community it has fostered, the spirit it has kindled, and the heroes it has created.

Looking ahead, Manuka Oval is all set to embark on its 100th year with renewed vigour and a commitment to being a boutique venue for elite sports. Next year we’ll invite you to be part of the next chapter in Manuka Oval’s celebrated history.