Various people gave speeches, including Frank Lowy, Lyall Gorman, State Sports Minister Graham Annersley and the head of the NRMA on an evening hosted by Ian â€œDickoâ€ Dickson.
Of the many things talked about on the night, one highlight included the official naming of the inaugural Wanderersâ€™ board, which will consist of Lyall Gorman, Benjamin Chow, Warren Mundine, Paul Lederer and Elliott Rusanow. The hundreds of people and the players mingled and had a good evening.
Benjamin Chow â€“ a leader of the Australian Chinese community with extensive business, community and political links
Warren Mundine â€“ a high-profile advocate of Indigenous employment with a long career in corporate, community and political affairs
Paul Lederer â€“ a prominent businessman with major manufacturing interests in western Sydney
Elliott Rusanow â€“ a senior corporate finance executive
Finally the season is here.