JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER FOLKS: No smoking in spectator areas at public sports grounds. Section 6A of the SMOKE-FREE ENVIRONMENT ACT 2000. From 7th January 2013, smoking was banned in spectator areas at public sports grounds and other recreational areas in NSW. Major sporting facilities are included under the definition of a public sports ground and will be required to comply with the new law. Other outdoor sporting facilities, such as local Council playing fields, are also covered by the new law. More info: http://www.nsw.gov.au/news/new-laws-come-effect-smoke-free-outdoor-areas