Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Australian Government and the AFL, August 2011 - pacificislandaffairs
Parliamentary Secretary Richard Marles and two Papua New Guinean football players, Brendan Beno (at left) and Gideon Simon. 
Both are AFL scholarship holders and considered rising stars of PNG football. They are playing for the PNG national team in the International Cup that started in Sydney last week.
They were in Canberra to attend the signing of the MOU between the AFL and Australian Government and joined Mr Marles in a test of marking skills. 
22 August 2011
Photo: Mark Graham

Parliamentary Secretary Richard Marles and two Papua New Guinean football players, Brendan Beno (at left) and Gideon Simon.
Both are AFL scholarship holders and considered rising stars of PNG football. They are playing for the PNG national team in the International Cup that started in Sydney last week.
They were in Canberra to attend the signing of the MOU between the AFL and Australian Government and joined Mr Marles in a test of marking skills.
22 August 2011
Photo: Mark Graham