Opinion

The Matildas brought back the Australia I remember

Reidun Berntsen
Updated August 22 2023 - 11:34am, first published 11:30am
Matildas player Hayley Raso greets an Australian supporter following the side's loss to Sweden in Brisbane on Saturday night. Picture from Getty Images.
Matildas player Hayley Raso greets an Australian supporter following the side's loss to Sweden in Brisbane on Saturday night. Picture from Getty Images.

The streets were filled with green and gold balloons, big screens were surrounded by crowds and even those who had no interest in sport watched with hope for our Matildas.

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Reidun Berntsen

Reidun Berntsen

Journalist

Reidun is a Journalist and writer who lives in a country town 3 hours from Sydney, Australia. From a young age, Reidun has been in love with words and the infinite possibilities they bring. Stories, features and poems have been a major part of her writing career.

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