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Podium finish for Riley’s team

Leongatha’s Steve Riley and navigator John Doble, far right, celebrate their podium finish at the conclusion of the Australasian Safari in Western Australia. BOGGING the ute in the Western Australian desert, and an 11 minute penalty saw the RileyMotorsport team slip into third place

Getting the jump on cancer

Jumbunna showjumper Tiffany Joyce in action during the Jump for Support with Moody Racing fundraising class for Breast Cancer Network Australia at the Werribee Jeep Australian Show jumping Championships. Photo courtesy of Snaffle-it Snap Shots. MORE than $15,000 has been raised for the Breast

Seniors golf returns

Wonthaggi Seniors Festival of Golf tournament secretary, Don Burke, is looking forward to catching up with mates from all over Victoria at this week’s event. G073914 RETURNING for a ninth consecutive year, the Wonthaggi’s Seniors Festival of Golf tournament has already attracted plenty of

Power falls short in tense grand final

Wonthaggi Power players line-up for the National Anthem before Saturday’s Gippsland League grand final against Morwell. MORWELL captured its ninth premiership and first back-to-back flags since 1952-53 when they defeated a courageous Wonthaggi Power team. The match was an entertaining and close low-scoring contest

Roughy and Dyson All-Australians

Leongatha’s Jarryd Roughead and Dyson Heppell were named in this year’s AFL All-Australian team. Pictured on stage at the ceremony are Dyson Heppell, Hawthorn’s Luke Bruest, Fremantle’s Hayden Ballantyne, Jarryd Roughead and Fremantle’s Aaron Sandilands. Photo by Michael Willson, supplied courtesy of AFL Media.