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Veteran’s Golf: Jan 22

By Graham Turvey HIGH humidity was felt by the 26 Vets who played a stroke and putting event at Aberdeen Golf Club on Tuesday, January 22. It was great to welcome back former captain Max Holz. Also welcome were the course’s new fairway distance markers. Andy Medway made it two wins in two weeks with […]



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Gala Cricket Day

PLAYING backyard cricket on Christmas and Boxing Day is an Australian tradition and in Scone on Australia Day the cricket gala day has become a community tradition. This year the gala day will be held again and everyone is welcome. Teams of seven all get the chance to bat and six on the team bowl. […]



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Veteran’s Golf: Jan 15

By Graham Turvey IT was stinking hot for the 18 Vets who enjoyed the well-watered Denman Golf Course on Tuesday, 15th January for their stableford event. Andy Medway won with 36 points from Gary Ashmead 2nd 34 and Graham Boles 3rd 33. Balls went to Greg Squires, Rod Auld, Terry Mitchell and Gary Gray all […]



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Upper Hunter Cricket: Round 12 Results

By Russell Sakey Results: Belltrees Bushrangers defeated Aberdeen Murrurundi defeated Rouchel Bunnan defeated Muswellbrook Blue Merriwa defeated Belmore Hotel Bulls Belltrees defeated Muswelbrook Silver This weekend was the first this season where wet wickets were involved. It resulted in mainly low scores, but also some very close contests. Bunnan won by one run over Muswellbrook […]



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Veteran’s Golf: July 24

By Graham Turvey Twenty-seven Vets remembered their golfing mate Bernie when they played the annual Bernie Behringer Memorial par 3 event at Aberdeen Golf Course on Tuesday, July 24. Thank you Doug Dowell and your helpers for setting up the course for the 24 holes. The winner with nett 66 was Jeff McKeon from Vice […]



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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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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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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: 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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