GUNNEDAH WINS MA CONNOLLY CUP DECIDER

Gunnedah has claimed the MA Connolly Cup after defeating Pilliga today by just 14 runs. Having set the Razorbacks a modest total of 123, Gunnedah knocked over their opponents in the forty-first over for 109 ...
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TAMWORTH BEARS BLOOD YOUNGSTERS AT NINES

The North Tamworth Bears are getting plenty of game time under their belt prior to the season proper starting. The Bears have headed for the coast this weekend to participate in the Coffs Harbour nines ...
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SILVERWARE UP FOR GRABS IN REPRESENTATIVE CRICKET

The representative cricket season will come to an end tomorrow, when Narrabri and Inverell face-off in the final of the War Veterans Cup. It's been a long-time between innings for both teams when it comes ...
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GROUP 19 RUGBY LEAGUE OUT TO BOOST JUNIOR NUMBERS

It was a competition centred around participation, rather than points. A day all about boosting player numbers and curbing the dropout rate, with Group 19 junior rugby league hosting a nines tournament ...
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ROUND 1 LAPDASH SET FOR OAKBURN PARK

It'll be pedal to the metal this Sunday, with the Tamworth Sporting Car Club hosting round one of the 2018 championship. After wrapping-up last year's title, Tamworth's Kees Van der Horst will be aiming for ...
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RUGBY ZONES ABANDON JOINT COMPETITION MERGER

The joint competition venture between Central North and New England rugby zones has been abandoned. With the 20-18 season quickly approaching, club's just couldn't agree on a format and decided to hold off for another ...
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BURTON TOYOTA SURF REPORT

Gav delivers the surf report ahead of the WQS events at Surfest next week. The Australian Boardriders Battle kicks off at Newcastle Beach from tomorrow ...
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GAVS WEATHER – WEEKEND FORECAST

Find out what the weather will be doing over the weekend in today's edition of Gav's Weather ...
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BUNDARRA BEARS AIMING TO JOIN GROUP 4

With a 20-17 premiership to their name, Bundarra is hoping to transition to Group 4 rugby league. The club will put their case forward at a board meeting on Sunday. The Bears who currently feature ...
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24-HOUR CRICKET-A-THON TO HIT REGION

A cricket game of endurance is bound for Tamworth next weekend, with the region's first-ever 24-hour cricket-a-thon. The event will be carried out under lights, with the aim of notching up 1000 runs. 24-HOUR CRICKET-A-THON ...
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GAV’S WEATHER: CYCLONE SWELL HEADED FOR EAST COAST

The tropical low has deepened over the tropics attempting to become a cyclone off the Pilbara Coast. Fronts are clipping the South East, it's dry and sunny elsewhere. Cyclone Gita is now beginning to make ...
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GUNNEDAH EYE OFF CONNOLLY CUP VICTORY THIS WEEKEND

The Gunnedah cricket side isn't resting on its laurels ahead of this weekend's Connolly Cup grand final. It's been over a decade since they've won the title - their appearance made a whole lot sweeter ...
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GAV’S WEATHER: ANOTHER HOT NIGHT ON THE WAY

Cyclone Gita is now beginning to make an appearance headed for the Coral Sea off the Queensland coast. Another weak southerly change will move across the Hunter Valley, Central and Mid North Coasts early tomorrow ...
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DAVIS READY FOR BMX SEASON OPENER

BMX racer Jack Davis will fly the Tamworth flag at Penrith this weekend for the opening round of the National Series. But he'll head into the event with little preparation, after a broken collarbone saw ...
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CENTRAL NORTH RUGBY UNION CALLS FOR OPEN BOYS INTEREST

Central North Rugby Union is calling on local juniors to try out for its representative sides. It comes just three weeks out from the club's first trial game against Central West ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – TOTAL FIRE BANS, GREATER HUNTER, NORTH-WEST & NORTHERN NSW

Total fire bans are in force for the Greater Hunter, North-West, New England and Northern NSW ranges for Wednesday the 14th, due to extreme heat and increased north-west winds ahead of the next weak change ...
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TAMWORTH RUGBY CLUB DEFECTS TO NEW ENGLAND ZONE

The Tamworth Rugby Club has sent a shockwave through the Central North, announcing its defection to the New England zone. The move by the Magpies coming as both zones remain at loggerheads over the final ...
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OLYMPIAN MATT RYAN CONDUCTS TWO DAY CLINIC FOR NEGS GIRLS

He's one of the country's most successful riders, with more than 20 years experience at the elite level. Now retired from competing, Matt Ryan is still heavily involved in the equestrian world, happily sharing his ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – TUESDAY’S FORECAST

There's more jet stream cloud streaking its way across southern Australia. Dry and sunny elsewhere. The jet stream cloud will make its way across southern Australia and affect the local region tomorrow. There will be ...
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NIAS ‘GROWTH DAY’ PROVES MASSIVE HIT WITH ATHLETES

Over 250 athletes at the Northern Inland Academy of Sport have taken part in a unique training program - away from the field. A number of seminars and guest clinicians formed part of "Growth Day" ...
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NSW JUNIOR AND SENIOR SIDECAR CHAMPIONSHIPS HIT TAMWORTH

There was plenty of fast paced action at Oakburn Park last night, with crowds flocking to the circuit for a jam-packed racing program. And there was no shortage of horsepower, with the Tamworth Motorcycle Club ...
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ALEX NEWSOME MAKING HIS MARK AT NSW WARATAHS

Glen Innes rugby player Alex Newsome continues to push his case for a starting spot in the New South Wales Waratahs line-up for game one of the Super Rugby season. While experiencing mixed results on ...
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GOONOO GOONOO TAKES ON KOOTINGAL IN BUSH CRICKET DECIDER

The grand final of the Peel Valley Bush Cricket competition took centre stage at Woolomin today. It was a match that delivered no shortage of entertainment, with Goonoo Goonoo and Kootingal battling it out in ...
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NIAS SET TO HOLD ‘INDUCTION AND GROWTH DAY’ IN ARMIDALE

Its an 'Induction and Growth Day,' where athletes step off the paddocks and into the classroom. The Northern Inland Academy of Sport program focuses on making athletes "bigger and better' off the field - an ...
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BURTON TOYOTA SURF REPORT

There should nice swell this weekend. The low off the east coast is deepening. A variety of winds up and down the coast, but both days should offer some fun ones ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – A HOT, MOSTLY FINE WEEKEND

There's very little cloud over the nation at the moment. The low off the east coast will deepen generating weekend swell, but the majority of the country will continue to be dominated by the high ...
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DYLAN SUNDERLAND RIDES AWAY WITH ‘BEST YOUNG RIDER’ JERSEY

Inverell cyclist, Dylan Sunderland has left his mark on the Herald Sun Tour, riding away with the Best Young Rider's jersey in Victoria. He also finished fifth in the tour and was the first placed ...
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GROUP 4 WOMEN’S REP SIDE HEADS TO MUSWELLBROOK

It was the first women's representative team of its kind for Group 4. A landmark moment for the 18-women selected, with this Saturday's carnival in Muswellbrook their first chance to lace-up the boots ...
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BEN HALL CLAIMS LANDMARK CLASSIC CAMPDRAFT

While many have gone under the hammer for the first time at the Landmark Classic sale today, it was those returning horses that shone through in the campdrafting finals overnight. Ben Hall on Secret Time ...
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TAMWORTH OZTAG REFEREES SELECTED FOR WORLD CUP

It seems Tamworth referees are making all the right noises on the ground, with five selected to officiate at the OzTag World Cup. They're part of only 40 Aussie whistle-blowers chosen for the tournament, which ...
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