'I've been waiting a lifetime': Australian cap 40 years in the making

Renee Valentine
Updated June 14 2024 - 11:45am, first published June 13 2024 - 5:00am
Newcastle's Mara Watts proudly dons her Football Federation Australia representative cap. Picture by Simone De Peak
Newcastle's Mara Watts proudly dons her Football Federation Australia representative cap. Picture by Simone De Peak

It took 40 years, but Mara Watts can finally wear her Australian representative cap.

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Renee Valentine

Renee Valentine

Journalist, Newcastle Herald

Renee Valentine is a sports journalist with more than 20 years of experience in Newcastle. She is passionate about increasing the visibility of sportswomen in the media. Got a sports story, email Renee at r.valentine@newcastleherald.com.au

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