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Leongatha Gymnastics Club wants more local gymnasts

DO your kids like tumbling, climbing, flying through the air and trying out ninja moves? The Leongatha Gymnastics Club is putting the call out for new members. The call comes at a time when the sport is very much in the news, with researchers at Victoria University calling for gymnastics to be taught at all […]

July 30th, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Koonwarra parkrun driven by volunteers

IT was Langstaff Day at Koonwarra parkrun last Saturday with six family members among the day’s volunteers: Alanna, Bailey, Harley, Ethan, Judy and Joel Langstaff. While in the five kilometre run or walk, Zac Langstaff finished seventh in a time of 24.42 and Neil Langstaff participated as well. It was quite the turnout but not […]

July 30th, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Tigers trumped in NAIDOC Round

MIRBOO North’s fourth annual Indigenous round saw Morwell East defeat the Tigers by 12 points at Tigerland on Saturday. Prior to the match, Christine Johnson carried out a Welcome to Country and formal Smoking Ceremony, where traditional Indigenous land owners were recognised. Two traditional dances were also performed by Naomi Murphy’s Dreamtime Dance Troupe. Mirboo […]

July 23rd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Tigers foster team effort in big win

  TEN separate goal-kickers got on the board for Foster in their home game against Toora on Saturday. The Tigers ran rampant in the second half to record an impressive 165-39 win and maintain their excellent form. Player-Coach Brad Rooney was thrilled with his team’s intent to share the ball. “We’ve started to be a […]

July 23rd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Storm’s Finals Campaign

Gippsland Storm Elite Development Netball Club had another successful finals series at the Waverley Netball Centre just before the school break, with six out of the ten Storm squads making the finals. Storm president Sarah Blackman was very pleased with the outcome. “It’s just great to see that our development program is continuing to lift […]

July 23rd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

I-K back on winner’s list

I-K back on winner’s list Resilience is important in footy, and Inverloch-Kongwak showed plenty of it on Saturday to bounce back from their loss to Bunyip and defeat Korumburra-Bena. A win was important with the finals race heating up and the Sea Eagles will be thrilled with their 109-46 performance away from home. The away […]

July 23rd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Breakers support DonateLife

THE Bass Coast Breakers hosted a fantastic showcase of women’s football at Cowes Recreation Reserve on Sunday 21 July, supporting and celebrating Donate Life Week for their third year. Following a local youth girls match, the Breakers took on Seaford. There was an exciting girls Auskick match at half-time, which rounded off the day perfectly. […]

July 23rd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Gippstar award winners announced

THE May junior Gippstar Award Winner was Sage Goldsbury of Newhaven for her achievement in surfing. Sage competed in the Australian Junior Titles and came third in U16 girls. Sage also came fifth in the world Surf League Junior titles in Cronulla. She now has her sights on the World Junior Championships at Hunting Beach, […]

July 23rd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Giants hang on for a close victory

Korumburra-Bena resisted a final term push at Warragul on Saturday, defeating the Industrials by seven points. The Giants played good attacking football with their on-ball brigade of the Snooks brothers, Macri and Monson holding up well in the contest. Goals to Cann and Jordy Hill finished off a good first term to the side as […]

July 16th, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Trudie’s adventure continues

INVERLOCH’s Trudie Horskins will take another step towards becoming Australia’s Ninja Warrior after making the semi-finals of the Nine Network show on Sunday. The 40-year-old Aqua Aerobics instructor impressed with a strong performance and is thrilled her experience is continuing. “Ninja is by far the most epic adventure I have been on,” Trudie said. “Knowing […]

July 16th, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

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