Sport

Brooke off to State

18th Feb 2020

Two Guyra athletes competed at the Regional Little Athletics carnival held in Tamworth last weekend. Sisters Brooke and Scarlett Newberry competed on the new track, with some good results.Brooke Newberry won gold in the under 131500m walk in a time o...

Cricketers sit it out due to wet weather

18th Feb 2020

After a dry first half of the year, wet weather has caused the cancellation of the last two weeks of games for senior cricketers. The third grade T20 final which was set down for February 9th was called off due to rain, as was the full round of crick...

Sporting codes join forces for season launch

18th Feb 2020

Three of Guyra’s biggest sporting clubs are joining forces to launch the upcoming winter season.Guyra rugby league, soccer and hockey clubs will host a fun night at the community hall on Saturday, March 14 – and the whole town is invited....

Golf reports February 19th

18th Feb 2020

Vets GolfTuesday February 11th saw the second attempt at running our Pennants. The back nine was open this time and a lot of work had been put in to get the course to a playable state. Although rain was threatening, the play was completed withou...

Men's Bowls report

18th Feb 2020

There were four Club Championship games contested over the weekend.In Open Singles David Wilcox played Col Stanley. This was a great game to mark as David and Col could not be separated for the first nine ends, at this stage the scores were 6 shots a...

Europe definitely didn’t disappoint!

10th Feb 2020

In January Sarah Rosten flew to the other side of the world with people she hadn’t met to play soccer. She knew it was going to be interesting, with the tour group all departing different areas of Australia from Perth to Darwin and anywhere in ...

Sports Shorts February 12th, 2020

10th Feb 2020

Men’s Bowls There were a number of Club Championships played over the weekend (in between showers that is). Firstly, a game of Major Singles played between Dan Kennedy and Barry Presnell. Dan led from the start never letting Barry into the gam...

Player interest high as Spuds prepare for trial against Old Bar

5th Feb 2020

The Super Spuds will be packing their towels and sunscreen for their first game of 2020.They have lined up trial games against the Old Bar Beach Pirates at Old Bar on March 28 and there has been an explosion of player interest since it was announced....

Sports Shorts February 5th, 2020

5th Feb 2020

Men’s Bowls There were three games of Club Championships played over the weekend. In Club Pairs Col Stanley and David Lyes played Geoff Reeves and Wayne Reeves. Col and David raced away to an early lead, leading 18 shots to 6 shots by end 15. ...

Wins all round for cricketers

5th Feb 2020

The Guyra Cricket Club is having a great season and the weekend’s round of games saw a clean sweep with victory in all games.The first-grade side were at home on Ted Mullligan Oval against ladder leaders City/UNE. Their opponents won the toss a...

Golf Reports January 22nd

22nd Jan 2020

Ladies’ Golf On 15th January Pip White won the Stroke event with a fine 69 net. Julie Walker was runner up on 70 net. Shona Mulligan won the putting competition with 30 putts. Nearest the Pins on the 7th were Pip White and Meg Simpson and the ...

Riders show improvement at camp

21st Jan 2020

The annual Guyra Pony Camp which was held in early January was down on numbers this year with only 45 riders attending. This was largely attributed to the current weather conditions with many members out fighting fires on their properties in the week...

Top of the Range Fours a success

21st Jan 2020

Well the Top of the Range Fours have been played for 2020 over the weekend January, Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th. Twenty five teams graced the greens in light rain. Two rounds of 10 ends were played Saturday and Sunday three games were played. The w...

Vale Colin Gadd

1st Jan 2020

Armidale Regional Council Mayor Simon Murray said the Armidale region has lost a strong advocate and one of its true champions in Colin Gadd who passed away on December 23rd. Colin was well known in the Guyra district having served as Principal at Ba...