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Leongatha Small Bore Rifle Club results

2020: 50m Prone Pennant – Section A Round 6: Leongatha 581.026 defeated by Shepparton 593.036 194.009 Daniel Croatto 194.008 Jack Sargant 193.009 Christopher Sargant 191.007 Kenneth Hart Ladder 24 Shepparton 20 Glenelg A 16 Frankston A 8 Leongatha 4 Kyneton A 0 Geelong They

Wonthaggi Croquet teams make semi-finals

FOUR members from the Wonthaggi Croquet Club travelled to Mornington for a doubles’ tournament on Saturday, March 14. This was a one-day event split into two sections with semi-finals and a final to decide the ultimate winner. Sue Cartwright and Brian Wheeler partnered up

Town awarded 2020 premiership

ON Wednesday, March 18, the Committee of Management of the Leongatha and District Cricket Association made the difficult decision to cancel last weekend’s cricket grand finals. And the teams placed highest on the ladder at the end of the home and away season, still

Grand finale for Mirboo North and District Junior Tennis

THE Mirboo North and District Junior Tennis Grand Finals were played over the weekend at Mirboo North. Special protocols were in place to minimise player and spectator interaction. Thank you to all for following our guidelines from Tennis Victoria. The tennis itself was played

New era at Dalyston

THE new social and change rooms at the Dalyston Recreation Reserve were officially opened on Sunday afternoon. Guests kept their ‘social distance’ from one another while sharing memories of times gone by while checking out TS Constructions’ build. “You’ve all been invited for a

Health Hub caps season

SUNSHINE and fine racing capped off another great season for the Woolamai and District Racing Club with the final meet on Sunday. The Phillip Island Health Hub Race Day featured six races, with $5 from every ticket going towards the Health Hub. Stagecraft, trained

Even surfing is impacted by coronavirus bans

SURFING Victoria made history last weekend with the first wave-pool event in Australia – the 2020 Melbourne Pool Party presented by URBNSURF. And Phillip Island was well represented with local surfers making it through to the finals, both men and women. Bringing together more

Beaton one step off the podium

WONTHAGGI’S acclaimed motocross export Jed Beaton has continued his early season form, putting down two great results in the European Motocross World MX2 Championship. Though Jed has had his fair share of injuries in the past, he has been displaying great discipline – finishing

No looking back on bold decision

• A Grade, Division 1 A ‘TITANIC endeavour’ was the description of many fans who watched on as Nerrena and Outtrim Moyarra Kongwak battled it out for a place in the grand final. Picture perfect conditions started the day at Scorpion Park, with Nerrena

No doubt Dory would win

NO-ONE can doubt that Stony Creek Racing Club can hold a fantastic race event. The racetrack was green and soft on Sunday for the running of the $85,000 Ladbrokes Stony Creek Cup. A huge crowd cheered Don’t Doubt Dory, a three-year-old gelding owned by

Club edge out Cobras in thriller

WONTHAGGI took home the cup on Sunday afternoon after making 9/112 against Korumburra’s 8/110 in a thrilling under 16s grand final. The under 16s game at Scorpion Park made for interesting viewing right down to the wire. And, of course, thanks must go to

Leongatha take it home

THE culmination of 14 home and away games, plus semi-finals and preliminary finals, was played out on March 3 on the Korumburra greens in the three grand finals for the South Gippsland Bowls Division Midweek Pennant finals. Good but chilly weather saw the many

Walk or run for breast cancer research, funds

THE Women in Super Mother’s Day Classic returns to Wonthaggi this year for the eighth annual walk and fun run. The event raises awareness and funds for life-changing breast cancer research, with up to 100 events held across Australia on Mother’s Day on Sunday,