WOMEN PREPARE TO CHASE STATE CUP TITLE

The ladies aren't letting the men have all the fun - the women's Tamworth State Cup Side taking to the field ahead of next weekends competition. Northern Inland will see two teams in on the ...
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NORTH COMPANIONS THROUGH TO GRAND FINAL

North Companions will meet Oxley Vale Attunga in next weekend's Northern Inland Premier League grand final. After the underdogs downed Norths United on home turf, 2-1 ...
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WARRIORS TAKE ON EELS FOR GROUP 19 PREMIERSHIP

In true fairytale style, the Narwan Eels have made their way to the Group 19 grand final in their first back in the competition. It will undoubtedly be a heated match tomorrow, as they battle ...
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ELLEN RIXON IS LEADING THE FIELD

At just 18, Ellen Rixon has done more in harness racing than most have achieved in a lifetime. She's notched up quite a record - but it's her work off the track that's even more ...
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WHO WILL JOIN OVA IN THE NORTHERN INLAND PREMIER LEAGUE GRAND FINAL?

It's the battle of the northern clubs in the Northern Inland Premier League final this weekend. The pressure will be on North Companions who are yet to take a win over Norths United this year ...
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BURTON TOYOTA SURF REPORT

There should be some nice little waves to be found to kick start the weekend. Swell is abating tomorrow. Winds are going to swing onshore for most on Sunday as another pulse in the swell ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – MORE FINE WEATHER WEEKEND

Another front sweeps in across the south-east, bringing with it another short lived blast of cooler air for the second half of the weekend. Fronts continue to clip the south eastern corner of the nation ...
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GAV’S WEATHER: WINDS EASING AS FINE WEATHER RETURNS

There is some cloud streaking its way across south eastern Australia as another front sweeps in bringing with it a short lived blast of cold air.  The centre and northern Australia is still cloud free ...
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CRICKET SEASON ON HORIZON

Some of Northern Inland's junior cricketers will be able to join a new competition with new rules this upcoming season. The modified games are set to be easier, shorter and faster, benefiting both players and ...
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BUNDARRA BEARS CELEBRATIONS CONTINUE

Celebrations are continuing in Bundarra following the club's first Group 4 second division win in decades. And the Bears say next season they'll be even stronger ...
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THUNDERBOLT IMPORT JETS HOME

One of the Tamworth Thunderbolts' most influential imports is heading home. Kyle Gupton's future in basketball is still undecided...but the American has made a promise to eventually return ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – SUMMER ONE DAY, WINTER THE NEXT

A very hot day with gusty north-west winds producing very dangerous bushfire conditions. A cold change will move through, cooling things back down on Thursday ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – SUMMER BLAST ON IT’S WAY

There is some cloud streaking its way across southern Australia. The centre and northern Australia is still cloud free. Fronts continue to clip the southern corners of the nation. Large highs still dominate the mid ...
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WARIALDA TEEN TURNS MATCH WINNER

UNE finished seventh at the second National University Sevens Rugby Series tournament, after only being left with 10 players for the final day. Alicia Quirk suffered a hamstring injury on Saturday, while two more players ...
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MOMENT OF BRILLIANCE ENOUGH FOR WIN

Oxley Vale-Attunga are through to a 10th straight Northern Inland Premier League final. While Tamworth F-C's season is over, after being sunk by a stunning Ben Van Aanholt free kick ...
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TOUGHEST GRAND FINAL IN YEARS

The North Tamworth Bears may have lifted the Group 4 shield a fourth time in a row, but it was the closest grand final in nearly a decade. Narrabri finished strong, before a disallowed try ...
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GUNNEDAH COMPLETES TURN AROUND

A drought spanning nearly three decades is over for the Gunnedah Bulldogs Aussie Rules club, winning the AFL North West decider. The club has managed to pull through recent hard times, to reach the top ...
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DREAM PLAY OFF RUN RESULTS IN PREMIERSHIP

Group 4's second division trophy is in Bundarra, after the Bears upset Barraba on home turf. It represents a rapid rise for the club, who only re-formed last year ...
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CLOSE SHAVE FOR UNE

It was a mixed day for UNE at the second National University Sevens Rugby Series in Sydney today. The Lions recorded a win, draw and a loss, just missing out on the top tier finals ...
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NORTH WEST CONQUERED, NOW FOR THE REST OF THE STATE

The state's public schools best basketball teams have been warned... look out for Quirindi next week. Both the girls and boys teams are already among New South Wales' top eight, but they believe they've got ...
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NARRABRI HOPEFUL OF ENDING LONG PREMIERSHIP DROUGHT

Sunday's clash with Narrabri presents the Bears a chance to equal its club record fourth straight Group 4 premiership. While the Blues will be hoping to end the Tamworth-based club's tight grip on the shield ...
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LONG SEASON DRAWING TO A CLOSE

Barraba will go into the Group 4 Second Division decider tomorrow on the back of a 13 game winning streak. The Bulldogs have been the dominant side for most of the year, while their opponent ...
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FOOTBALL CRUNCH TIME

The Northern Inland Premier League's finals series begins this weekend with a double header at Scully Park. OVA meet the Redmen for a place in the big dance, while Tamworth FC face an all too ...
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BURTON TOYOTA SURF REPORT

Another epic weekend of waves is on the way. In the north, the swell will be a bit smaller, but it will be really big for Hunter Coastal waters and the winds will swing onshore ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – ANOTHER DRY WEEKEND ON THE WAY

The incredible Spring storm will end tomorrow as the low moves out over New Zealand, generating plenty of weekend swell. A massive high will now help continue the dry spell while causing the nights to ...
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BULLDOGS FIVE EIGHTH CLAIMS TOP GONG

Gunnedah five eighth Matt Brady was recognised as Group 4 rugby league's best last night, named as player of the year at the competition's awards ceremony. Two seasons away from the game clearly didn't affect ...
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GUNNEDAH HOPEFUL DROUGHT HAS ENDED

New England hope to continue its record breaking AFL North West run, by winning a sixth premiership in a row this Saturday. But the Gunnedah Bulldogs club are also hungry for victory, with 25 years ...
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LIONS ADD MORE TEETH OUT WIDE

The UNE Lions have made two changes to the their side, ahead of the second women's National University Sevens series tournament this weekend. The competition's only regional team adding more speed ...
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GAV’S WEATHER: GROUNDHOG DAY WEATHER CONTINUES

There is still cold polar air sweeping across the south-east but the mega Spring storm is now coming to an end. Cloud has increased over WA, still clear elsewhere across the country. The incredible Spring ...
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NEW CONCUSSION RULES COMING INTO PLAY

After successful trials in Newcastle and Canberra, rugby union's blue card for concussion will come to the North West in time for next season. It's designed to ensure people don't continue playing after suffering a ...
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