The State of Origin streaker has fronted a Sydney court
after a warrant was issued for his arrest.
Wati Holmwood was due to be sentenced at Burwood Local Court
last Thursday but he failed to show up.
The 33-year-old New Zealander has pleaded guilty to one count
of entering a playing field without authorisation and one
count of wilful and obscene exposure in a public place.
Charges were laid against Holmwood after he raced onto the
field in front of 83,000 spectators wearing nothing but
joggers in the final minutes of game three of the Origin
Magistrate Christopher Longley issued a warrant for
Holmwood's arrest last week "for the purpose of sentencing"
when he failed to appear in court.
Holmwood appeared briefly before Newtown Local Court on
Monday, where he was granted bail on certain conditions,
including that he be of good behaviour and put up a bond of
He will be sentenced later this week.