Last Updated: October 02, 2014

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Walking tall for 100 years

BREEDERS this year celebrated 100 years since Clydesdales were first at the Royal Melbourne Show.

Werribee’s a winner for the juniors

THE Werribee Pony Club might be small, but their organisational ability is amazing.

Swans savour a rare flag

Goulburn Valley FL, Grand Final, Benalla Saints v Shepparton Swans

AN undermanned Shepparton Swans team withstood a last quarter assault to win the premiership at the weekend.

Wedderburn wins in extra time

Supplied Editorial Fwd: Photo from 20 Sep 2014 NCFL grand final Wedderburn vs Charlton Wedderburn win by a point aft

WEDDERBURN might have secured four North Central Football League premierships on the trot.

Saints march home

Supplied Editorial FW: Hampden footy pic 1 -from Geoff Rounds

KOROIT has toppled hot favourite Warrnambool by 16 points in the Hampden league grand final.

Reapers AFL ties hope

Reapers AFL ties hope

NEW AFL Victoria general manager Steven Reaper believes community footy and AFL ties will strengthen.

Swans cling on to win in a thriller

East Gippsland FNL, Grand Final, Stratford v Wy Yung

STRATFORD coach Peter Morrison has labelled the Swans’ thrilling three-point grand final win over Wy Yung as the best moment of his football career.

Hoppers eye second flag

 Maryborough Castlemaine District Football League, round 1, Carisbrook Redbacks vs Navarre, at Carisbrook, Anthony Koutoufide...

NAVARRE will take on Carisbrook in this weekend’s Maryborough Castlemaine league grand final.

Swans savour a rare flag

AN undermanned Shepparton Swans team withstood a last quarter assault to win the premiership at the weekend.

Premiership drought to break

Supplied Editorial Fwd: GVFL Pix

A PREMIERSHIP drought will be broken this Sunday when Benalla plays Shepparton Swans play.

Reapers AFL ties hope

Reapers AFL ties hope

NEW AFL Victoria general manager Steven Reaper believes community footy and AFL ties will strengthen.

Neagle to lift TTU Bombers

 Essendon v Brisbane Lions. Etihad Stadium. Jay Neagle looks to get a handpass away

FORMER Essendon forward Jay Neagle signs on as playing coach of Traralgon-Tyers United next season.

Swan’s joy sealed by kiss

East Gippsland FNL, Grand Final, Stratford v Wy Yung

A COUNTRY footy coach might just be the omen Sydney Swans fans have been searching for.

Werribee’s a winner for the juniors

THE Werribee Pony Club might be small, but their organisational ability is amazing.

Interstate showjumpers shine

Interstate showjumpers shine

SHOWJUMPING at the Royal Melbourne Show culminated with the World Cup qualifier at the weekend.

100 years of pride on show

Royal Melbourne Show Clydesdales 2014

CLYDESDALES celebrated the 100th anniversary of the breed at the Royal Melbourne Show this year.

Strong winds close trials early

Strong winds close trials early

GALE-FORCE winds played havoc at the Avenel Horse Trials at the new Bulla venue at the weekend.

Mullan’s will to succeed

Mullan’s will to succeed

KATHLEEN Mullan has had a dream run at the Royal Melbourne Show this year.

Top Ten Stories

  1. Trade whispers: Cats, Hawks wait on Chip

    Round 15: Western Bulldogs v Melbourne

    UPDATE: FREE agent James Frawley is expected to nominate either Hawthorn or Geelong as his next destination. LATEST TRADE GOSS

  2. Bluey McKenna run out of town

    Suns

    GUY McKenna ran home from Metricon Stadium to “blow off some steam’’ just hours after being sacked from Gold Coast amid fears of a player revolt.

  3. Your club’s best and worst trades

     Footballer Matthew Lloyd with Scott Lucas. AFL football - Collingwood vs Essendon match at MCG 15 Jul 2005. a/ct /Football/A...

    IN the lead-up to the start of AFL trade week, the SuperFooty team takes a look back at your club’s hits and misses during the annual player exchange period. SEE EVERY CLUB

  4. Can Ed and Bucks keep Pies together?

    Can Ed and Bucks keep Pies together?

    LET’S talks about the elephant in the room. It’s Dayne Beams and Collingwood. It’s a little bit of Beams and coach Nathan Buckley.

  5. Is this the worst press conference ever?

    Suns

    GOLD Coast chairman John Witheriff uses bizarre press conference to declare his admiration — over and over — for the man he just sacked. WATCH NOW

  6. Would Bomber and Ablett get along?

     Paid Content Staff Dinkus. HWT staff. Headshot. Jon Ralph

    IF MARK Thompson becomes the senior coach of the Gold Coast Suns, the elephant in the room is his relationship with Gary Ablett.

  7. Hird faces sack, banned from club B&F

    Federal Court Ruling on Essendon's Case Against ASADA

    ESSENDON chairman Paul Little called on all Bombers supporters to “accept the Federal Court’s decision and move on” as coach James Hird faces the sack over pursuit of court action.

  8. ‘Why I stripped at the Grand Final’

    ‘Why I stripped at the Grand Final’

    SCOTTISH model Heather McCartney has revealed the motives behind her controversial corporate box strip at the AFL Grand Final.

  9. Malthouse sticks boots into Waite

    carlton training

    ANGRY Mick Malthouse has slammed outgoing Carlton forward Jarrad Waite for delaying his decision to quit the club after 13 years.

Every raindrop will count

Every raindrop will count

MOST of southeast Australia requires well above-average rain this year to be an average year.

Swans savour a rare flag

Goulburn Valley FL, Grand Final, Benalla Saints v Shepparton Swans

AN undermanned Shepparton Swans team withstood a last quarter assault to win the premiership at the weekend.

Wheat drops to four-year low

 Landscape near Colbinabbin. Wheat crop.

WHEAT ­futures hit four-year lows on the Chicago Board of Trade last week.

ATV keeps up with the Holsteins

CanAm ATV

JURGEN and Corry Haselau have no problem keeping up with the cows with their Can-Am Outlander ATV.

Mittagundi committed to kids

Liz Leyshan - Mittagundi

THERE’S no power, no technology, no mirrors and no watches allowed, yet teenagers willingly apply to stay.

Editor’s Letter: October 2014

 Natalee Ward. Weekly Times. HWT staff.

THE Weekly Times held its first FORUM last month, a day for farmers to get together and hear from some successful producers and marketing gurus on how to build a strong business brand.