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Winning streak for Stewart

Going places: Wayne Stewart of Dumbalk with his beautifully maintained 250cc motorcycle he hopes to ride to even greater heights of success in 2015.

EIGHTEEN year old motocross rider Wayne Stewart from Dumbalk is on a winning streak. He took first place in the Korumburra Club Championships backed up by second place in the Victorian Motocross Titles and third in the Gippsland Centre Series in the past motocross season. Winning means everything to Wayne who works part time as […]

December 23rd, 2014 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Colours revealed for new look Giants

Fresh colours: U/15’s Korumburra Bena football player Bailey Patterson dons the club’s new colours.

KORUMBURRA Bena Football Netbal Club members say bring on next season. The team will be donning a fresh new look, taking on the orange, white and grey colours of the Giants. The club has gotten right in to preparation for the upcoming season and the new jumpers were revealed at its third training session for […]

December 23rd, 2014 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Panthers welcome new coach

Up for the challenge: former Korumburra Bena Netball Club premiership player Brylie Wilson will be joining Kilcunda Bass Netball Club for the 2015 season as a first time playing coach.

PREMIERSHIP netballer Brylie Wilson is taking her skills to the Kilcunda Bass Netball Club next year. The former MDU and Korumburra Bena player is now taking on the role as a first time playing coach for the senior Panthers team. Assistant Seniors’ football coach Adam Miller presented the opportunity to her and she has been […]

December 23rd, 2014 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Nerrena take first place

In a spin: Inverloch spin bowler Ben Thomas bowled three wickets against Nerrena on Saturday. He took no wickets and conceded only 16 runs.

IT’S Nerrena on top as it fought off a strong challenge by second placed Inverloch on the Leongatha turf. It was a match that demonstrated the quality of association cricket at the top level. Inverloch fell only 10 runs short. Nerrena was away to a strong start losing its first opener, David Baldi for 44 […]

December 23rd, 2014 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

The Allies are back

Welcome: Allies president Doug Kay (right) welcomes new senior coach Andrew Morwood to the club after his signing last Wednesday night.

THE Allies Football Netball Club is back on track after announcing recently it had appointed a senior coach for the 2015 season. Andrew Morwood, a former Oakleigh District’s senior coach and most recently assistant coach at Peninsula league club Karingal, was signed on Wednesday night as a non playing coach. Morwood is looking forward to […]

December 23rd, 2014 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Gippsland Storm’s winning ways

Storm’s Alberton Girls: from left, Hannah Flanders (Fish Creek), Shannon Danckert (Fish Creek), Sophie Scott (Kongwak), Holly Monaghan (Mardan), Simon O’Shanassy (coach), Lauren Redpath (Stony Creek).

GIPPSLAND Storm Elite Development Netball Club finished off its Premier League season in style by overcoming a physical Fusion Purple in their Grand Final by 14 goals on Tuesday night, December 16 at the Waverley Netball Centre. Having gone through the season undefeated and winning the semi final by a convincing 24 goals, the Storm […]

December 23rd, 2014 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Turf dream achieved

New turf: Korumburra Cricket Club’s turf wicket is officially opened, from left, by Cr Bob Newton, Alan Summerfield and club president Darren Scott.

KORUMBURRA Cricket Club has achieved a long held dream, installing a turf wicket. On Saturday, the club celebrated the official opening of the turf, which replaces the synthetic pitch. “We are here to celebrate the long held dream of having a turf wicket here at the Korumburra Cricket Club,” club president Darren Scott said. The […]

December 17th, 2014 | Posted in Featured,Sport | Read More »

Festive start for Stony racing

You beauty: trainer, Tabatha Cunningham with Rokeby that won the Alma Westwood 100 Handicap by a head at Stony

CHRISTMAS parties, fine fashions and an exciting program of races marked a successful start to the Stony Creek Racing Club’s season on Saturday. Fortunately the rain held off and special guest and lifelong racing club member Alma Westwood of Yarram was honoured with her own race to mark her milestone 100th birthday, celebrated on September […]

December 10th, 2014 | Posted in Featured,Sport | Read More »

It’s tight at the top

Cover drive: Damien Symmons was the mainstay for Nerrena as got it over the line against a feisty OMK. Photo by www.mdphotos.net.

INVERLOCH had set Town an enormous challenge with 351 runs on the board in its first innings. A week later with the emotion of the weekend before behind and with rain looking likely, Town went in to chase. The innings began badly with Mark Borschman out for one, Hickey seven. Both openers out for only […]

December 10th, 2014 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Meeniyan basketball ends 2014 on a high

Life members: from left, Mick Scott, Kim Byrnes, Darlene Jones (new life member), Barb Scott and Phil Benson. Twenty year committee member, Darlene Jones has performed a range of major roles at the club.

ON Friday, November 21 Meeniyan Basketball Association was delighted to present Darlene Jones with a much deserved life membership. Four of the six life members came along to help Darlene celebrate. Most recently inducted life member, Kim Byrnes, presented Darlene with her badge. Darlene has been on the basketball committee for 20 years. She has […]

December 10th, 2014 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

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