Price finishes top five in off-road champs

Young Clare motorcycle racer, Will Price, went head to head with some of the world’s best, finishing in the top five at round one and two of the Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) in Toowoomba, Queensland, on March 9-10. Price said with “legendary talent” returning to the field and reigning 2018 AORC Champions venturing into […]

Swimmers chosen for championships

MID NORTH Primary school aged swimmers from Brinkworth, Burra, Clare High, Clare Primary, Horizon Christian, Koolunga, Manoora, Owen, Riverton, Saddleworth, St Joseph’s, Vineyard Lutheran and Watervale met at the Clare swimming pool last Monday, February 25 to select the SAPSASA District swimming team.   Read the full story in our online edition:

Brianna heads south

Former Pinery girl, Brianna Wedding, has always loved her sport. She has played both netball – for Hamley Bridge in the Adelaide Plains Netball Association, and basketball for Owen – in the Adelaide Plains Basketball Association – from a young age.   Read the full story in our online edition:

Rogers’ double header at Booleroo carnival

Booleroo Centre District School held two swimming carnivals last week with a primary school event on Tuesday and the high school carnival on Friday. The R-5 event took place at the conclusion of a swimming program run by instructors Morgan McCallum and Meridee Groves.   Read the full story in our online edition:

Lenni scores a Davis Cup spot

Clare tennis player Lenni Rodwell, 10, was chosen to participate in a Davis Cup Talent Camp at Memorial Drive in Adelaide in January. As the only Mid North player selected to participate, Lenni was one of four regional players chosen from the Foundation Cup Super 10s program held in Berri last year.   Read the […]

Calling all netballers!

Northern Regional Netball Academy (NRNA) is seeking budding netballers, aged 14-16 years, who are looking to develop and grow their skills, and maybe a pathway to a bigger and better netball future! The evolving program identifies talented players, coaches and umpires, following the national ‘Develop a Diamond’ curriculum.   Read the full story in our […]

FIX track TAX

Regional racing clubs are feeling the pinch thanks to the flow-on effects of the State Government’s consumption tax. The ‘betting operations tax’ is a consumption tax of 15 per cent on the net wagering revenue of betting companies that offer services to South Australian residents. All bets placed in SA with Australian-based betting companies are […]

Wirrabara warmed with reserve funding

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey received a warm welcome when he was in Wirrabara recently to announce funding of $113,148 to the Wirrabara Sporting Reserve as part of the second $30 million round of the Federal Government’s Community Sport Infrastructure Program. Wirrabara Tennis Club secretary, Hayley Trott, who drove the grant application, was delighted […]