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Billy Hayes, Emma Koschitzke win Wimmera best-and-fairest honours

Toohey Medalist Billy Hayes and Hatcher Medalist Emma Koschitzke. Wimmer Football League and Wimmera Netball Association 2017 winners.

Nhill on-ball star Billy Hayes remained undecided on Monday night whether he would play in Wimmera Football League next year despite winning the competition’s most prestigious individual award.

Horsham’s Luke Carr to celebrate 350 games in Wimmera grand final

Luke Carr will play his 350th game in the WFL grand final.

MILESTONE: Prodigious football talent Luke Carr, 36, will wear his famous number 11 into his 350th and final game when he plays for Horsham in Wimmera league’s grand final at Dimboola on Saturday. Carr, a many-time Horsham premiership player, will play in his last grand final as his daughter Bianca, 11, takes to the court […]

First World War battlefield tour to enlighten Wimmera group

JOURNEY OF DISCOVERY: From left, Simon King, Pam Cupper and Fiona Carine look over copies of Strewth! a book outlining Horsham district involvement in the First World War. The trio will be among a group of 22 visiting battlefields in Europe. Picture: PAUL CARRACHER

A pilgrimage to the European battlefields of the First World War is set to provide a group of people with further insight into the Wimmera-Mallee’s commitment and sacrifice during the 1914-18 conflict. Many in the group of 22 participants from Kaniva, Dimboola, Horsham, Hopetoun, Pomonal, Mildura and Bendigo districts are tracing the steps of family […]

PHOTOS | WFL Preliminary Final Minyip-Murtoa vs Warrack Eagles and Saints vs Horsham

Sam Winfield, Minyip-Murtoa vs Warrack Eagles preliminary final.

Minyip-Murtoa have booked a place in the Wimmera Football League Grand Final with a thrilling win over Warrack Eagles as Horsham Saints defeat Horsham in the A grade netball. Pictures: PAUL CARRACHER

PHOTOS from all grades| Southern Mallee Giants go back-to-back to win HDFNL footy flag

Rory Shannon leads SMG onto the field. Southern Mallee Giants vs Harrow-Balmoral HDFNL Senior Grand Final 2017.

The Southern Mallee Giants have gone back-to-back in Horsham District Football Netball League Grand Final. Pictures: PAUL CARRACHER Horsham District Football League 2017 HDFNL Seniors SOUTHERN MALLEE GIANTS v. HARROW BALMORAL Grand Final Grand Final – 16/09/2017 Southern Mallee Giants 3.1, 6.3, 8.6, 11.7 (73) Harrow Balmoral 1.2, 2.5, 3.7, 8.13 (61) GOALS, Southern Mallee […]

PHOTOS from all grades| Natimuk United wins HDFNL netball premiership

Natimuk's Shannon Couch celebrates with team mates.
Harrow-Balmoral vs Natimuk United HDFNL A Grade Grand Final 2017.

Natimuk United has won the 2017 Horsham District Football Netball League A Grade premiership. Pictures: PAUL CARRACHER

HDFNL GRAND FINAL: Odds favour Harrow-Balmoral Roos in an upset

HB coach Paul Cleaver.

Harrow-Balmoral will defy form, previous results, the opinion of 90 percent of fans and even logic to win Horsham District football league’s senior grand final on Saturday.

PHOTOS | HDFNL crowns Scott Carey, Caitlin Story best and fairest

BEST AND FAIREST: Laharum A Grade goalie Caitlin Story and Swifts midfielder Scott Carey celebrate their stellar seasons at Horsham District Football Netball League’s night of nights. Picture: PAUL CARRACHER

Swifts playing coach Scott Carey and Laharum goalie Caitlin Story are the toast of Horsham District Football Netball League after claiming the league’s top individual honours on Monday night.

PHOTOS| Little Desert interschool athletic sports

Ruby Wardlaw, Balmoral, at Little Desert primary interschool sports at Cornell Park.

LEAP: Horsham Primary School’s Ada Binney competes in the Little Desert primary interschool sports at Cornell Park in Horsham yesterday. Schools from across the Wimmera competed in track and field events.Pictures: PAUL CARRACHER The entire September 13, 2017 edition of The Weekly Advertiser is available online. READ IT HERE!

Horsham College Community Pavilion opens doors for clubs

OFFICIAL: Horsham Rural City Council Mayor Pam Clarke, project manager Sue Newell, Jung Tigers Cricket Club’s Ash Wright, Horsham College’s Dale McRae, builder Rob Plazzer, Wimmera Mallee Umpires’ Howard Schier, building relocator Trevor Baker and Horsham Aquatic Centre manager Sam Winter celebrate the opening of Horsham College Community Pavilion.Picture: PAUL CARRACHER

Historic Wimmera summer sporting club Jung Tigers officially has new headquarters with the opening of Horsham College Community Pavilion. The Tigers, an amalgam of Jung, Pimpinio, Horsham and Taylors Lake clubs which have for many years been based at Horsham College despite the absence of clubrooms, will be primary tenants of the former Rosebrook building. […]

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