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Scone Golf Report: June 20

SCONE PLAYERS EXCEL AT TOURNAMENT By Lyn Banks The Hunter River District ladies golf championship tournament was played over two days at Cypress Lakes and Hunter Valley Golf Clubs. See photos below. On a very cold and windy day the singles event was played at the challenging Cypress Lakes golf course on Monday June 18. […]



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Veteran’s Golf: June 12

By Graham Turvey THE veteran golfers is a great organisation to be a part of because of the generosity of the members with motorised carts as they kindly offer rides to the other players. Mateship is valued. On Tuesday, June 12 twenty-one vets played a stableford round at Muswellbrook on a chilly morning. Later they […]



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Jock Thanks Scone for Backing Him

FROM playing in the Scone Thoroughbred’s under 10’s side to kicking goals at the MCG as part of the winning Under 18’s side in the State of Origin Jock Madden is living what many young players dream of and said he wants to thank Scone for “always backing me”. “It’s a very special moment to […]



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Zone, State and National Reps Ready

By Rachael Finlayson LAST weekend saw 21 Bunnan members represent the Hunter Valley at the NSW Polocrosse Zone Championships hosted by the Muswellbrook Club. The Hunter Valley Junior girls’ team, which included Jillie Rose, Nicole Martin and Jorji Taffe, ran out winners with Jillie getting Best No. 1 and Nicole winning Champion Junior Australian Stock […]



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Veteran’s Golf: May 15

By GrahamTurvey It was a bit cool in the morning but the day was sunny, pity there’s no rain for the farmers, for the 19 Vets who played a stableford event at Muswellbrook on Tuesday, May 15. It was a good warm-up game for our trip to Henbury on Thursday. The winner with 41 points […]



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Bunnan Polocrosse: First Carnival

By Racheal Finlayson First Carnival, Seven Teams, Two A Grade Finals LAST weekend the first polocrosse carnival of the season in the Hunter Zone was hosted by Quirindi. The local Bunnan Polocrosse Club were in attendance, in force and fielded a massive seven teams at the carnival, which saw 58 teams in attendance. Bunnan had […]



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Veteran’s Golf: May 8

By Graham Turvey Captain Phil Ledgerwood could not play due to ill health on Tuesday, May 8 but that did not stop him from running the shot-gun start draw and compiling the best ball results following the round. Get well soon captain. The event was a two ball best ball plus individual stableford and those […]



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Local Girl Shines at Tentpegging Championships

MERRIWA’S own Emily Ninness was one of the best junior riders at the Australian Tentpegging Championships played in Scone on the weekend. A team from North East Victoria took the top spot in A grade, B grade winners were Wild Track from Queensland, C grade winners were Maitland and Melissa Elms was also a notable […]



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Scone Golf Report: April 28-30

By Lyn Banks THE Hunter River District ladies golf pennant series wrapped up at Muswellbrook on Monday, April 30. With four teams a chance of taking the shield it came down to the result of the last individual match of the day to determine the winning club. Hunter Valley Golf Club halved their match with […]



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Scone Golf Report: April 19-23

By Lyn Banks THE Scone lady golfers have been on the road in recent weeks with the ladies playing at Quirindi on April 19. Noreen Marshall and Narelle Rutter were runners up on the day. A day of hospitality and friendship was enjoyed with visitors from Werris Creek and Nundle involved also. In the ladies […]



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Scone Golf Report: March 15 and 18

By Lyn Banks The Scone men’s senior golf team has won their way into the semi-finals of the Hunter River District Pennant. A win 2-1 over Singleton on Sunday March 18 secured their spot with Lindsay Hodge and George Davison winning narrowly on the 18th, and Charlie Manning and Mick Alsleben being comfortable winners. Red […]



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