Rain dampens spirits.again

For the third time this season, wet weather has had an influence on bowls. Last weekend, one match in each Division was abandoned with a further two matches in Division Two shortened to 45 ends – the minimum required for a result. Meanwhile, due to damp green conditions, the venue for the Riverton – Owen […]

Tennis results – November 17 2010

Balaklava night Well t’was the night before rain, and all on the courts, were squealing and squawking and being good sports. Especially the big Banana David Northcott, who assisted his opponent, fill-in Grape Brenton Read from the court, after ‘doing’ his achilles! Brenton had started with a bang winning his first set 7-1 with Kevyna […]

Golf results

Balaklava men Last week’s first of two Michael Trophy Stableford rounds drew a very satisfactory assemblage of 33, some of whom also busied themselves with further stages of the Summer Cup stoush. Also, we regained our brave, nay heroic Pennants players, which bulked out the A Grade field a tad. From this hallowed gathering emerged […]

Blyth does it again … with KESAB

Local town Blyth was announced best Mid North regional town at the KESAB Sustainable Communities Awards last Thursday. It’s another well deserved accolade for the hard-working, close-knit Blyth community. Blyth received a KESAB award in 2008, when it was awarded the best small town award as well as the best Mid North regional town. Regional […]