Sport Archive

LDCA announces changes after AGM

LAST NIGHT, the Leongatha and District Cricket Association held their Annual General Meeting, and there will be a few changes to the upcoming season.

Gippy League let go of 2021 season

By Sam Watson THE Gippsland League is the final domino to fall in Gippsland football and netball, calling off their senior and juniors seasons this morning, after the state government made no announcements about a return to play yesterday. The league said last week

Blues and the two drawn grand finals

Glenn Sullivan, of Wonthaggi, is currently writing the History of the Wonthaggi Blues FC, his third local history book. The history will run from 1950 through to 2004. If you have a story to share or would like to follow progress, go to

Fan vote opens for West Gippsland Team of the Year

By Sam Watson THE West Gippsland Football Netball Competition fan vote for the Pakenham Gazette senior football team of the year is now open. Local footy fans can choose their favourite players to score them a spot in the fan vote Team of the

Glen Alvie returns to the cricket pitch

THE easing of restrictions in regional Victoria saw many local cricket clubs return to the nets on Saturday morning.

GromSearch postponed

SURFING Victoria has postponed the Rip Curl GromSearch at Jan Juc Beach due to the ongoing COVID-19 restrictions in Victoria.

Tamara takes Hawthorn best and fairest

FORMER Glen Alvie local Tamara Luke has won Hawthorn’s VFLW best and fairest after a dominant season as a ruck-forward.

Sad end for soccer season

LAST week, the Gippsland Soccer League announced the 2021 season was abandoned due to the ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, and no league champions or individual awards will be granted.

Mid Gippy gives in to COVID restrictions

THE Mid Gippsland Football Netball League is the most recent league in Gippsland to call off their season.

Gippy League name final 22 under 22 team

ON Monday, the Gippsland League announced its final 22 under 22 team, along with the fan-voted team.

Hemming’s way at Shark Park

ON Saturday, the Tarwin Football Netball Club announced Troy Hemming as their senior football coach in 2022.

Bass Coast Festival of Motorsport cancelled

THE event to replace the cancelled Phillip Island MotoGP, the Bass Coast Festival of Motorsport, has been cancelled.

Mid Gippy could go for grand final

HILL End and Mirboo North are both pushing for a grand final to be played in the Mid Gippsland Football Netball League.