Category Archives: Sport

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I was watching a football game last weekend and in the middle of some verbal compost the dribbler was serving up, came this gem:  The More Things Change – The More They Stay The Same!  Eh?  What does that actually

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Here we are, it’s 2020! And for all you naysayers who didn’t think we’d make it – pphhtt! Of course, there are a number of “firsts” that should be acknowledged at this point so here goes: this is my first

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It’s the Festive Season. Good will to all and may your next year be all you wish. Or as the Irish say:  May the road rise gently in front of you and the wind always be at your back! I’m

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Well, there’s been a lot of water pass under the bridge since you and I last spoke, though that’s not technically correct:  I talk to you but you don’t respond!  Am I concerned?  Not really.  It was Simon and Garfunkel

Here’s A new fundraiser for motorcycling enthusiasts!

Spectrum Support, Australia’s leading not for profit organisation dedicated to supporting those living with  Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and creating greater awareness of ASD across the broader community, has launched an innovative new fundraiser weekend getaway for motorcycling enthusiasts. The

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Well, we’ve finally made it to that portion of the year when “the whips are crackin’,” and if you don’t know what that means, you really do need to get out more often! I can report several folk (who know who

Umpires wanted

THE MANNING CRICKET UMPIRES’ ASSOCIATION IS LOOKING FOR CRICKET UMPIRES FOR THEIR LOCAL CRICKET COMPETITION The Manning River District Umpires’ & Scorers’ Association (MRDCU&SA) facilitates training courses on the Laws of Cricket for prospective umpires across the Manning. Umpiring is

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There’s an old saying that goes:  Confession Is Good For The Soul.  With that high falutin’ thought in mind I felt it appropriate to confess that earlier this week or possibly even late last week (when you’re retired every day is

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BEWARE THE IDES OF MARCH!!!  Especially if they fall in April, June or any other month!  I give this clear warning to you all for we know catastrophes and/or disasters come in threes. The first alarm rang when the brace

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Welcome to the Australian sporting world’s equivalent of The Bermuda Triangle  because nothing of any consequence happens now and anything that does is sucked into a vortex and disappears. The cricket season is over and at best, I’d suggest Australia’s report

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How many helpings of turkey, steak, trifle and pavlova can a person eat over Christmas?  In my case, apparently, too many!  I suspect it’s going to take ‘til next Christmas to get my body back into shape and that’ll be just in

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And here we all are, heading at what seems like breakneck speed, towards another Christmas and I’m still trying to get over last Christmas!  Does anybody else have the feeling that time is really flying? So I had an e-mail from