Sport

  • Windy and wild day for motocross

    Last Sunday, a good crowd turned up to see the final Maryborough Motorcycle Club day of 2009 at the Alma Recreation Reserve. With over 80 entries, riders from around the state once again descended on Maryborough for some great racing, with plenty of thrills and spills. Despite windy and dusty conditions, the track held up […]

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  • Norma Brumby wins singles title

    Norma Brumby of the Maryborough Highland Society, has won the Maryborough District Ladies Bowling Association division of the state singles. In the opening round of the competition last week, Norma defeated Jenny McHugh of Dunolly 25-11 after getting off to a blistering beginning. Avoca’s Chris Bearpark proved too strong for Marg Gowers of Maryborough Golf […]

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  • Alford aims for Central Goldfields Shire Gold Cup record

    Fond memories will come flooding back when Chris Alford heads to Maryborough for Monday’s $25,000 Central Goldfields Shire Maryborough Gold Cup. The 2690 metre standing start event marks the 20th anniversary of the champion reinsman’s first win in the race, which came via Bronski Beat. Alford has gone on to win it three more times, […]

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  • MKM WINS

    MKM won an exciting match against Laanecoorie Dunolly in A grade of the Maryborough and District Cricket Association on Saturday. MKM batted first and opener Sam Bartlett again led the way with a great knock of 80. After an opening stand of 44 (Travis Moschetti 14), the Mill lost 3/16 but then Marty Noonan joined […]

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  • Dunolly Blue thrashes Talbot

    Dunolly Blue thrashed Talbot Gold in division one of the Midlands Bowls Association on Saturday 77 shots to just 46. Not only did Talbot get well beaten but the side couldn’t manage a point, losing all three matches. It was a strong performance by Dunolly Blue with the teams skippered by Chris Williams and John […]

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  • Maryborough’s race that stops the Goldfields

    The Melbourne Cup might be the race that stops a nation, but the previous day’s Maryborough Cup is the race that stops Victoria’s Goldfields. Next Monday will see the running of the Central Goldfields Shire Maryborough Gold Cup for 2009. The $25,000 feature is the headline act of the Maryborough Harness Racing Club’s annual two-day […]

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  • FIRST WIN FOR LADY BLAZERS

    Maryborough Lady Blazers played their first game of the new season at home and came up with a win! All the girls were keen to get their second season off to a great start with a win and their opponents were Swan Hill Flyers which narrowly defeated the Lady Blazer last season. The game was […]

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  • Blazers win 1 point thriller

    The Supa IGA Blazers opened their 2009-2010 season with a double header last weekend. On Sunday, it was the first home game of the season for Maryborough Blazers as they clashed with the Swan Hill Flyers. In a nailbiting finish, the Supa IGA Blazers managed a one point victory. In front of a large crowd, […]

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  • Baz Gorman to coach Royal Park

    Royal Park Football Netball Club has appointed Jared “Baz” Gorman as senior coach for season 2009-10. Gorman will have a number of helpers as the club has four assistants ; Michael Drury, Justin Perry, Matthew Shelton and Peter Egan. Club president, Adam Balzan, said this week “Recruiting has been going very well and five or […]

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  • Magpies to tackle ladder leader

    Maryborough tackles the Bendigo Football League ladder leader, South Bendigo, tomorrow at the Queen Elizabeth Oval. The Magpies will be on a high after trouncing Eaglehawk last weekend by 61 points but will be brought back to reality very early tomorrow. The Bloods are a top combination and has had just a couple of defeats […]

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