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Sydney Shows Blue Pride for NSW State of Origin Side

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The NSW Government partnered with the NRL to secure this year's State of Origin Game III to determine which state takes home the coveted shield for 2019.
Minister for Tourism Stuart Ayres said State of Origin is not only one of the most fiercely fought battles in Australian sport, it's one of the country's premier events for tourism.
“It's the perfect situation for NSW with State of Origin Game III being the series decider, and the Blues in prime position to claim back-to-back titles,” Mr Ayres said.
“We expect this game will generate approximately $17 million in tourism related...
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State of Origin Success a Win For All

State of Origin Success a Win For All

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The Tourism & Transport Forum has described tonight's State of Origin match as a win win for the visitor economy with an estimated 24,000 visitors from interstate and regional NSW flocking to Sydney for the series decider generating approximately $17 million in tourism-related expenditure.
Speaking ahead of Wednesday night's series decider, TTF Chief Executive Margy Osmond said “that when you look at just how many people come together to make sure an event like Origin is a success, a great series means success for everyone.”
“While the big picture is around the sporting codes benefiting...
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