Rex Handy remembered as ‘a natural’

FORMER Robinvale and Mildura footballer Rex Handy has been remembered as one of the greatest sporting talents Sunraysia has produced following his death on New Year’s Eve, aged 56.

Mr Handy’s footballing talents were no more evident than when he represented the All Star Aboriginals against the Richmond All Stars in a post-season match at Mildura in 1983.

Robinvale Football Netball Club immediate past-president Tony Calarco yesterday said that match proved the immense talent of the gifted full forward.

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