Sport

  • Golf Club gets facelift

    Maryborough Golf Club will receive a major facelift and upgrade, funded by the sale of its housing development. The club is calling for tenders to design and build a new facade replacing its current faded and weather worn face. Construction of the new facade and associated landscaping works is stage two of a multi-stage upgrade […]

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  • Cricket season begins

    ­­The 2011-12 Maryborough District Cricket Association season will kick off tomorrow, with three A grade matches scheduled to take place. With the league losing two sides in St Arnaud and Clunes for the year, the A grade competition has now been reduced to just six sides for the year. St Arnaud has cut ties with […]

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  • Campbells Creek names new coach

    The Campbells Creek Football Netball Club has unveiled its new senior coach for 2012. Former Harcourt and Castlemaine premiership player Sean Smith will lead the Magpies in next year’s Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League season. Smith will bring a wealth of experience to the struggling Magpies, who finished season 2011 without a single win, […]

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  • Premier cricket to return to Maryborough

    Premier Cricket is set to make its return to Maryborough next month. Premier Cricket League clubs North Melbourne and Hawthorn-Monash University have confirmed they will hold their round five match at Princes Park on October 29. The match will be the second Premier League fixture Maryborough has hosted in two years, following on from Essendon […]

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  • Coach chase

    As many as six Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League clubs could be on the hunt for new senior coaches ahead of the 2012 season. While the 2011 season was only completed just over a week ago, a number of clubs have already made decisions on their coaches’ futures. Avoca, Dunolly, Natte Bealiba and Talbot […]

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  • Cricket clubs exit

    The Maryborough District Cricket Association will be reduced to a six-team competition this season with two clubs officially withdrawing from the league. Both Clunes and St Arnaud cricket clubs have officially notified the MDCA executive that both clubs will not field teams in any grade in the 2011-12 season, which is set to begin in […]

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  • Natte Bealiba claims premiership

    Natte Bealiba has continued its fairytale run in the second half of the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League’s 2011 season, with the Swans capturing their first premiership in 16 years. Led by outstanding performances from midfielders Stephen Ross and Zac Perez, the Swans defeated Navarre by 18 points in Sunday’s grand final at Princes […]

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  • Natte Bealiba claims two senior cups

    2011 will be forever remembered as the year of the Swan in the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League. In their first year in the league after crossing from the defunct Lexton Plains Football Netball League, Natte Bealiba captured both the senior football premiership and the A grade netball flag, becoming only the second side […]

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  • Daniel Parkin wins Berry Powell medal

    Navarre midfield dynamo Daniel Parkin has been crowned the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League’s Berry Powell Medallist for 2011. The pacy midfielder polled 28 votes to claim the award ahead of Dunolly coach James McNamee (23 votes) and Navarre coach Ben Martin and Natte Bealiba’s Stephen Ross (19 votes). A humble winner in front […]

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  • Old rivals through to grand final

    Old rivals Natte Bealiba and Navarre will square off in the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League’s grand final after shattering the hopes of their more favoured opposition in the weekend’s preliminary final clashes. Win or lose, both clubs will have created history, reaching the grand final in their first season in the MCDFNL after […]

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