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Rugby League World Cup 2013: Catch Cooper for some great prizes
4:00pm Monday 14th October 2013 in News
HE is one of the Australian rugby league superstars who will be weaving his magic at Saints’ Langtree Park in a few weeks’ time during the Rugby League World Cup 2013.
But Cooper Cronk – the Melbourne Storm scrum half – is also proving the inspiration in a St Helens promotional campaign for the tournament.
Three large cardboard cut-outs of Cooper the Kangaroo – named after the Aussie wizard – will be hopping around town centre shops until Thursday, October 31 as part of the Great Kangaroo Hunt.
All shoppers have to do to grab a share of prizes totalling £1,500 is find him and then fill in one of the entry postcards available from participating stores in the town centre, council reception areas and St Helens Central Library.
Prizes include a £100 gift voucher from Tyrers, hospitality meal for four at a Haydock Park race day, £60 gift voucher from Pizza Hut and a quality foods hamper from Marks and Spencer.
Tournament favourites Australia play Fiji on November 2 at the stadium, where work will have been completed to install cladding around previously open stands.