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I love it.  Dees continuing to lead the way, both on and off the field.

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I agree with all that think the Narrm Dees footy club rebranding is a great idea. Gees I couldn't be prouder of our club.

Hopefully the Kangaroos take on North Narrm for the round, also has a nice ring to it. 

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It's a small thing, but I like that the two players in the photo wearing the jumper are May and Viney - a player with indigenous heritage and one without. Whether it's deliberate or not, it shows that indigeneity is integrated into the club. If it had been May and Pickett (or any other indigenous player), that integration would be less obvious. 

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3 minutes ago, In Harmes Way said:

I agree with all that think the Narrm Dees footy club rebranding is a great idea. Gees I couldn't be prouder of our club.

Hopefully the Kangaroos take on North Narrm for the round, also has a nice ring to it. 

I think North Melbourne has a completely different indigenous name.

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I like this. I reckon our club has taken real steps in progressing along a path of reconciliation.

Not sure about the jumper though. Looks a bit too much like the Bulldogs’ Captain America jumper from a few years back. 🫤

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love the devil snake on the back of the jumper, love the names . 

Hate the front this time - FAR too much going on. Have always loved the Indigenous designs but not sold at all on this one

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http://www.footyjumpers.com/images/Melbourne-Indig-2014.gif
2014
Indigenous Round jumper
Artist: Ursula Napangardi Hudson
http://www.footyjumpers.com/images/Melbourne-Indig-2015.gif
2015
Indigenous Round jumper
Artist: Ursula Napangardi Hudson
http://www.footyjumpers.com/images/Melbourne-Indig-2016.gif
2016 - 2017
Indigenous Round jumper
Artist: Mandy Nicholson
http://www.footyjumpers.com/images/Melbourne-Indig-2018.gif
2018
Indigenous Round jumper
Artist: Cindy Prior
http://www.footyjumpers.com/images/Melbourne-Indig-2019.gif
2019
Indigenous Round jumper
Artist: Mary Young
http://www.footyjumpers.com/images/Melbourne-Indig-2020.gif
2020
Indigenous Round jumper
Artist: Neville Jetta
http://www.footyjumpers.com/images/Melbourne-Indig-2021.gif
2021
Indigenous Round jumper
Artist: Amunda Gorey

Reckon 2016 and 2019 were the best 

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7 minutes ago, Colin B. Flaubert said:

I like this. I reckon our club has taken real steps in progressing along a path of reconciliation.

Not sure about the jumper though. Looks a bit too much like the Bulldogs’ Captain America jumper from a few years back. 🫤

jackson pollock would be impressed

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I hope they also have the team song in the indigenous language as well - they did this when we played at Alice Springs a few years back (can't remember when exactly) and I thought it was great, but haven't noticed that they have done that again? I'd love it if they incorporated it after every win actually, 2 or so renditions of the normal song then another of the indigenous version - although I know there are over 200 different languages they use, so not sure if the one at the Alice Springs game was more for that area? 

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