Manuka Oval's cricket pedigree captured by ACT Heritage Library ahead of Big Bash game

Karen Hardy
By Karen Hardy
Updated December 27 2021 - 9:26pm, first published 6:00pm
Sir Robert Menzies, Ted Dexter and Sir Donald Bradman at Manuka Oval on February 6, 1963. Picture: ACT Heritage Library

Perhaps you're unawares, dear reader, that I once held the coveted role of cricket correspondent here at The Canberra Times. This story has prompted me to reminisce on the best innings I ever saw at Manuka Oval.


Karen Hardy

Karen Hardy

Canberra Times lifestyle reporter

I've covered a few things here at The Canberra Times over the years, from sport to education. But now I get to write about the fun stuff - where to eat, what to do, places to go, people to see. Let me know about your favourite things. Email:

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