Wednesday, November 13, 2019

The Phillip Hughes Bridge

Roads, Maritime and Freight Minister Melinda Pavey has announced the new Pacific Highway bridge over the Nambucca River will be named after the late cricketer Phillip Hughes. Phillip Hughes, who grew up in Macksville, died in November...

Kailani wins fourth consecutive National title

Newcastle’s Olympic bound figure skater, Kailani Crane, defended her Australian Figure Skating crown in Brisbane last week. Craine was a dominant winner in the ladies event with a personal best score of 172.06 points, finishing...

Newcastle 15’s are cricket champs

Newcastle Under 15’s are the champions of the EG Weblin Shield after defeating Illawarra in Punchbowl yesterday. Newcastle won the toss and elected to bat and scored a respectable 8 for 176 from their 50...

Calling all cricketers

Pink Stumps Day provides cricket clubs, businesses, schools and mates the opportunity to show off their cricket skills, turn pink and fundraise for the McGrath Foundation – to place McGrath Breast Care Nurses in...

‘Active Kids’ – all you need to know

In November the NSW Government announced that it will allocate $207 million over four years to establish Active Kids. Active Kids is a program to help NSW families meet the cost of getting their kids...

NRL Women’s Premiership set to launch

An all new NRL Women's Premiership will be launched in 2018, along with a State of Origin match and Test matches for the Jillaroos in the Pacific and New Zealand. NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg...

Kade bags five

It is the business end of the NSW District Cricket Association’s competitions with Newcastle featured in the Under 15 EG Weblin Shield and Under 16 CS Watson Shield semi-finals yesterday. The Under 15 side is...

Jared takes 5 for 5

Charlestown Under 13 cricketer Jared Galvin decimated the Wests Under 13 batting line up on Saturday. Galvin took 5 wickets for 5 runs and found himself with two hatrick opportunities. Jared terrorised the Wests Under 13...

Active sports day for kids with disabilities

More than 200 young people with a disability took part in the Lake Macquarie Active Inclusion Sports Day, held at Belmont High School on Wednesday 29 November. Council’s Acting Manager Community Planning, Stephen McAlister, said...

Four Novocastrians in Country Squad

Four Newcastle stars have been named today in the NSW Country squad to play in the 2017-18 Toyota Australian Country Cricket Championships. They are Nathan Price (Wallsend), Nick Foster (Stockton/Raymond Terrace), Joe Price (Wests...
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