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Northern League announces award winners for cancelled season

By Tricia Mifsud THE Northern Football Netball League, NFNL, board has determined how it will recognise the achievement of clubs who have finished on top of its home and away ladder, stating that it was...

Junior leagues in Mitchell Shire call off finals

By Colin MacGillivray JUNIOR sporting associations across the Mitchell Shire have followed their senior counterparts in abandoning their 2021 seasons. Kilmore Broadford Netball Association and Seymour District Junior Football Netball League both announced they would pull...

Mitchell Shire Doggies and Demons fans pinching themselves and flying flags high

By Tricia Mifsud WESTERN Bulldogs supporters are pinching themselves over their beloved Doggies' success during the last six years. In 2016, they won their first grand final since 1954 – where ironically, they bet the Melbourne...

Laurimar Recreation Reserve redevelopment commencing next month

The City of Whittlesea has announced a sweeping redevelopment of Laurimar Recreation Reserve in Doreen, the home of Laurimar Football Club, starting next month. The upgrade to the reserve’s west oval will include the installation...

Wallan’s Daniel Nolan awarded Victorian AFL coach of the year

By Tricia Mifsud After leading his side to the top of the Riddell District Football Netball League ladder, Wallan’s Daniel Nolan has been awarded Victoria’s AFL senior coach of the year. The AFL received more than...

Phillips back on board to coach Kilmore Blues in 2022

By Colin MacGillivray Kilmore Football Netball Club has already turned an eye to the future by re-signing senior football coach Nathan Phillips for 2022. Prior to the Northern Football Netball League season being officially abandoned last...

Nolan reappointed as Wallan Magpies’ senior coach for 2022

THE Wallan Football and Netball Club committee has announced Daniel Nolan has been reappointed as the senior football head coach for the 2022 season. Nolan’s reappointment comes off an incredible season for the Magpies, who...

“Pretty flat”: Football and netball leagues disappointed as 2021 finals cancelled

Senior football and netball leagues across the region have cancelled the remainder of their 2021 competitions ahead of any start of finals. Following the State Government’s announcement last week that lockdown across metropolitan Melbourne will...

Season over for Riddell and Northern football and netball leagues

The Riddell District Football Netball League and Northern Football Netball League have both called off their 2021 seasons due to COVID-19 restrictions. They join several other metropolitan based leagues in issuing a joint statement this...

Goulburn Valley League reverses premiership decision

THE GOTAFE Goulburn Valley League, GVL, has revoked its decision to award premierships for the 2021 season, cancelling the remainder of its home-and-away fixture and finals series due to the uncertainty of when Victoria's...