1893 South Australian Schools' Head of the River
March – Port River
The first edition of school rowing in South Australia was contested in 1893 between two schools; St. Peter's College and Prince Alfred College. It was raced in fours on Port River, where St. Peter's won the race convincingly.
The Blackmore Shield
1st St. Peter's College –
2nd Prince Alfred College –
THE INTERCOLLEGIATE BOAT RACE. (1894, 19 March), The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 – 1931), p. 5, Retrieved 22 March 2023, from https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/208442270