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Archive for: July, 2018

PHOTOS | Noradjuha-Quantong and Edenhope-Apsley

PHOTOS | Horsham Saints and Nhill clash at Coughlin Park

All-Australian honour for Ben Hobbs as Victoria wins national football title

Wimmera footballers Sam Breuer and Ben Hobbs have won a School Sports Australia national title in Adelaide. Horsham Football Club member Hobbs also won selection in an All-Australian team. He told The Weekly Advertiser that he enjoyed the carnival. “The Grand Final was a hard fought win and didn’t come easy,” he said. “I learnt […]

Mitch Creek wins NBA contract with Brooklyn Nets

Horsham basketball export Mitch Creek will play for the Brooklyn Nets after signing a rumoured $1-million contract. Creek, 26, will train with the Nets during the pre-season and has a chance to win a spot on the team’s starting roster for the 2018-19 season. The contract includes an Exhibit 10 clause, allowing the Nets to […]

Wimmera Football League announce 2018 finals venues

The Wimmera Football League Commission have announced the venues for the first two weekends of finals. Nhill will host a Qualifying Final on September 1 to kick off the series. A First Semi Final slated for Ararat could change depending on Ararat’s involvement in the finals. September 1, Qualifying Final Nhill September 2, Elimination Final […]

Horsham District Football Netball Leagues finals venues named

Horsham District Football Netball League has announced the finals venues for the 2018 finals. Edenhope will host the first final on August 25. August 25, 1st Elimination Final 3 v 6 Edenhope August 26, 2nd Elimination Final 4 v 5 Rupanyup September 1, 2nd Semi Final Natimuk September 2, 1st Semi Final Dock Lake September […]

Holy Trinity students show their ‘Colour Within’

Jessica Daniell, center, Annika Livingstone, Tasha Englebrecht, Manisha Busbridge, Nadine Pietsch, Ellie Heard and Levi Mock, Holy Trinity Lutheran College perform their Wakakirri entry for students before heading to Bendigo.

Holy Trinity Lutheran College students will head to Bendigo on Tuesday to perform its Wakakirri Performing and Visual Arts Challenge. Director Tanya Mock said the story was called “The Colour is Within”. “We created this story after working through the Stolen Generation and the journey for our Aboriginal people,” she said. “We wanted to represent […]

LETTER: A question

SIR, – Would you please ask an extremely important question of Grampians New Energy Taskforce chairman Stuart Benjamin and Climate Change Minister Lily D’Ambrosio – The Weekly Advertiser, July 18 – and any or all of the local government representatives on this task force. The question is: What is the science that proves beyond all […]

LETTER: It does not work

SIR, – When will governments learn that self-regulation does not work. It did not work with banking. It did not work with bio-security. It did not work with building materials. In fact, we need regulators to keep a check on government regulators. J. McInerney Horsham The entire July 25, 2018 edition of The Weekly Advertiser […]

Dented Warrack Eagles now face Ararat

Warrack Eagles will have little time to nurse any wounds from a narrow loss to Horsham when they shape against Ararat on Saturday.


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