Region hopeful for new girls league soon

Aspiring footballer Stephanie Morland alongside Warranor president Graeme Carter. Warranor are looking to fill an all girls under 12 side for the new competition.

In recent weeks, AFL Gippsland have been in consultation with junior clubs in the region around starting an under 12 girls football competition. After receiving some positive feedback from four clubs in particular, the wheels were put into motion and

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Football benched in Gippsland due to coronavirus pandemic

Football has been suspended until May as the coronavirus outbreak shuts down all non-essential activities.

Coronavirus (CODIV-19) has put a “STOP” sign in front of the start to Australian Rules football and associated netball competitions in Gippsland until at least May. All senior and junior football leagues, youth girls and women’s competitions are affected. The

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Hallora to play Western Park in WDCA grand final

Celebrating as Hallora take a wicket during the semi-final against Drouin are (from left) Jai Newcombe, David MacDermid and Natsai M'Shangwe.

Hallora will play Western Park in the WDCA division one grand final this weekend Hallora advanced to the grand final after downing arch-rivals Drouin in a spiteful encounter. Winning the toss and batting, Drouin looked positive in the early overs,

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Warragul swimmers qualify for National Championships

Warragul Swimming Club’s Mollie Dennis accepts the Jane Mitchell Award from Traralgon president Jane Mitchell at Warragul.

Warragul Swimming Club members Riley Griffin, Ben Francis and Callum Halloran-Lavelle have qualified for the National Championships. This is the second year in a row these boys have qualified for the championships. Callum qualified in seven events, Riley for two

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Warragul bowlers break 33-year premiership drought

West Gippsland Bowls Division Midweek division one premiers Warragul are (back, from left) Keith Wilkins (manager), Shirley Melsen, Ian Belling, Graeme Davis, Peter Gallasch, John Vickerman, Steve Pallot, (front, from left) Greg King, Kerrie Currie, Pat Hammond, Janette Gallasch, Elsie Hefford and Gabrielle Draisma.

Warragul Bowling Club has broken a 33-year division one premiership drought with victory over neighbours Drouin in the West Gippsland Bowls Division grand final on Tuesday. Warragul, which hadn’t won a division one title since 1986/87, defeated Drouin by a

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Western Park charge towards cricket finals in WDCA

James Williams throws from the outfield early in Hallora's division one game with Garfield-Tynong.  The win saw Hallora gain a top two finish ahead of finals.

Western Park Cricket Club has qualified for finals in four out of the five senior divisions in the WDCA. Western Park claimed the minor premiership in division one after comfortably defeating Yarragon on Saturday to set up a repeat clash

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Warragul bowls to WGBD division two premiership success

Warragul Bowling Club’s division two premiership team are (back, from left) Ken Landman (emergency), David Alderman, Bill Clappers, Paul Simmons, Graeme Davis, Necip Akarsu (emergency), Peter Gallasch, Clive Padgham, John Vickerman, David Smith, Bob Currie (emergency), (front, from left) Keith Wilkins (team manager), Pat Hammond, Des Stephens, Ken Scammell, Andrew Glover, Janette Gallasch, Jim Moyle, Ian Belling and Jim Power.

Warragul Bowling Club has earned promotion to division one after taking out the division two grand final on Saturday. Taking on Moe, Warragul battled early before building a solid lead at the halfway mark.  They were able to maintain this

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Swimming success for Warragul Water Warriors at state championships

Attending the Victorian Country Championships are the Warragul Swimming Club team (back, from left) Sahara Hammond, Finn Dowty, coaches Andrew Marks and Jo Ballantyne, Max Richards, Seth Cannon, Patrick Griffin, Sam Wells, Kade Cannon, Thomas Halloran-Lavelle, coach Paul Myers, Campbell Nicholson, (middle, from left) president Toni Halloran-Lavelle, Emily O'Sullivan, Noah Jones, Jess Emmett, Riley Griffin, Jackson Clerks, Callum Halloran-Lavelle, Ben Francis, Makaylen Di Sisto, Laticia Tymensen, (front, from left) Chloe Joiner, Chelsea Spencer, Shani Ballantyne, Lexie Nicholson, Kashya Saunders, Elliot Holden, Jesse Griffin, Declan Thomas, Cailean Thomas, Mollie Dennis and Mayah Cannon.

Warragul Swimming Club recently made the trek down the highway to Warrnambool for the 2020 championships. The team of 30 swimmers ranged from first timers to veterans, with coaches Paul Myers and Andrew “Marksy” Marks swimming in the 17 and

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Warragul cricketers claim WDCA division four one-day premiership

Warragul Gulls division four one day premiers are (back, from left): Steve Tweedle, Luke Smith, Erin Macfarlane, Jackson Clerks, Nathan Whitten, Jack Buckingham, Dulip Wanigavitharana, Brady Clancy, Adrian Barake, Amandeep Singh, (front, from left) Lachlan Waters and Daniel Best. Photograph: Jeff Buckingham

Warragul are the division four one-day premiers are triumphing over Hallora in a high scoring affair at Eastern Park on Sunday. Warragul 3/275 (cc) defeated Hallora 8/220 (cc) Winning the all-important coin toss, Warragul chose to bat first and never

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Drouin wins junior T20 cricket premiership

Drouin’s under 14 team are (standing, from left) Jasim Najam, Musa Faisal Wahid, Jack Roberts, Stephen McKenzie, Peyton Saddington, Seb Amoroso, coach Anthony Radcliffe, Harrison Radcliffe, Charlie Piner, player of the match Ibby Faisal Wahid, (front, from left) Hamish Piner, Benjamin Smith, captain Cam Caddy, Keegan Friedlander and Sidath de Abrew.

Drouin required only 10 overs to chase the required wins and lift the under 14 T20 premiership trophy on Sunday morning. Drouin won the toss and sent Ellinbank in to bat first.  The Drouin bowlers shared the workload and struck

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