NORTHERN INLAND COMMITS TO STATE CUP

Northern Inland Football has confirmed it'll enter two teams in September's inaugural Women's State Cup. Tamworth and Armidale will be competing to be Northern New South Wales' best team ...
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OZTAG HUNTING TALENT FOR NATIONALS

Tamworth Oztag is calling for more players to register to trial for November's National Championships in Coffs Harbour. Gunnedah and Bingara-based players are also being welcomed to represent the Northern New South Wales Bears. It's ...
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WEATHER: COOL BEFORE WARM WEEKEND

The nights will still be quite cold with more inland frosts. The days are going to be a little cooler again, but the warm air is set to return over the weekend. So, cooler tomorrow ...
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WRIGHT POWERS THROUGH ULTRA MARATHON

Tamworth fitness fanatic Warren Wright has returned home, after finishing third at the weekend's Caboolture 24 Hour Ultra Marathon. The 43-year-old completing the task on behalf of some of his friends ...
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KAY BOOMS INTO GREEN AND GOLD

Tamworth basketballer Nick Kay has become the first Thunderbolts player to be picked for Australia at senior level. Averaging nearly 10 points and five rebounds per game for the Illawarra Hawks this season, the centre ...
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REGION GETS DOUBLE SERVING OF NRC

North west rugby union fans are cheering, after it was announced the region will host two National Rugby Championship matches this season. The grand final rematch will be in Tamworth, and Armidale's Belle Vue has ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – WARMEST DAY OF WINTER ON THE WAY

All clear once again for most of Australia. Another front is driving in across the south-east. The nights will remain quite cold with more inland frosts on the ranges. The days are going to be ...
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GROUP 4 RUGBY LEAGUE | ROUND 12

The North Tamworth Bears have remained the ladder leaders in the Group 4 first grade competition. They downed the Collegian Warriors 84-12 at home ...
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DAN HASLAM MEMORIAL TROPHY | TAMWORTH FC RETAIN THE CUP

Tamworth FC's undefeated streak continues, the side claiming a 2-all draw against North Companions in round 15. It's the first time there hasn't been an outright winner of the Dan Haslam Memorial trophy, Tamworth FC ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – WINTER MAGIC

All clear once again for most of Australia. Two massive highs dominate the nation. The nights will remain quite cold with more inland frosts. The days are going to be warmer with a taste of ...
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LIONS PLAYERS STRIKE GOLD

The University of New England women's rugby seven's squad now has two youth Commonwealth Games gold medalists among the ranks. Brydie Parker and Hannah Southwell were part of the gold medal winning team that beat ...
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HUNDREDS HIT TAMWORTH FOR JUNIOR RUGBY CARNIVAL

Hundreds of junior rugby players from across the region battled it out in Tamworth today at the annual tri-colours carnival. Organisers say numbers are up this year - with many girls taking to the field ...
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GRAVITY ENDURO RIDERS TAKE TO MOUNT BORAH

The world class gravity enduro track at Mount Borah has played host to elite athletes this weekend, hosting the 4th round of the Trail Star Enduro series. Shane Gillett won the overall competition with a ...
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TAMWORTH REPRESENTS AT NATIONAL BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

The New South Wales Country Basketball team have come away from the National Under 16 Championships with their heads held high. Tamworth well represented for the second year in a row ...
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LADIES WEEKEND AT WEST TAMWORTH BOWLING CLUB

The annual West Tamworth Ladies City of Lights bowls carnival started today, with women across the state flocking to town. The two-day carnival was brought forward from September, with a strong turnout at this year's ...
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THE NORTH WEST SHIVERS AS TEMPERATURES PLUMMET

Woolbrook in the north west of New South Wales dropped to a low of -8.0 overnight, the lowest temperature in the region this month, and one of the lowest temperatures in the state overnight. The ...
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WESTS GROUP POISED TO TAKE OWNERSHIP OF THE KNIGHTS

The Newcastle Knights could soon have new owners, after an agreement was reached with the NRL for the Wests Group to take control of the club. Under the terms of the agreement, Wests have pledged ...
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KICKING GOALS FOR THE DAN HASLAM CUP

Tamworth FC and the North Companions will be playing for more than their ladder positions tomorrow. The third annual Dan Haslam Cup kicks off at 3pm, raising funds for United in Compassion ...
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GRAVITY ENDURO AT MOUNT BORAH THIS WEEKEND

Gravity enduro riders from across the state will tackle the Mount Borah track the weekend. Mountain bike enthusiasts - young and old - rolling into town for the event ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – CLEAR WINTERS WEEKEND ON THE WAY

All fine for the region. The south-east is cold and windy but conditions are set to ease this weekend. The system in the east will generate a large swell and the strong southerly winds will ...
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BURTON TOYOTA SURF REPORT

I think you should be able to find some nice waves over the weekend. The morning winds will be offshore but as they ease across the weekend they will become variable so light onshore in ...
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TAMWORTH THUNDERBOLTS FIGHT FOR TOP SPOT

The Tamworth Thunderbolts will be shooting for top spot this weekend when they take on the ladder leaders. A win against the Bankstown Bruins will see the side go top of the ladder ...
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KOOTINGAL ROOSTERS TAKE ON WALCHA FOR CHARITY

In Group 4 rugby league, the annual charity game between the Kootingal Roosters and Walcha has arrived. The first-grade men and women's teams will face off in support of the Tamworth Base Regional Hospital Children's ...
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WEATHER: COLD & WINDY WITH DANGEROUS SWELL DEVELOPING

Two massive lows dominate the east and west of the nation. The system in the east will generate a large swell and the strong southerly winds will keep temperatures down. The snow flurries across the ...
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TAMWORTH BOXERS TAKE OUT TOP TITLES

Two Tamworth boxers have returned home with national titles to their names. One is keeping family tradition alive, while the other is encouraging children to pursue their dreams ...
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RYAN TO CAPTAIN COUNTRY EAGLES AGAIN

Tamworth Rugby product Paddy Ryan is set to captain the New South Wales Country Eagles in the 20-17 National Rugby Championships. It's will be the second season in a row Ryan has led the side ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – COLD, SNOWY & WINDY

Another front is driving in across the south-east, delivering more snow to the Alpine districts which will reach the northern NSW ranges. The milder air across the region will be cleared as the cold air returns ...
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BOLTS THRASH SCORCHERS AT THE DOME

The Tamworth Thunderbolts have been given a confidence boost ahead of the final round of the State League Basketball. The Bolts downed the Scorchers by 39-points, to seal their 15th win of the season ...
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BLUES TOO GOOD FOR BEARS AT NARRABRI

Group 4 Rugby League's reigning premiers were left scrambling against a strong Narrabri outfit yesterday. The Bears managed to claw back from a 12-nil half-time deficit, but in the end the Blues were too good ...
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