Last Updated: April 20, 2014

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Hillmen start ladder climb

RED Hill Football Club is out to reclaim a “bit of respect” after a three-year absence from finals.

Imperials aim to keep ball rolling

THE rags-to-riches Imperials Football Club is on the hunt for back-to-back Sunraysia flags.

St Arnaud's gutsy win

A RAMPAGING final quarter fired St Arnaud to a 47-point triumph over  Birchip-Watchem in the North Central Football League.

Panthers on the prowl

 New hand at the wheel. Former Werribee player and now coach of the Lavington Panthers James Saker at work for Albury City.

LAVINGTON coach James Saker isn’t buying into talk that anything less than a grand final berth would mean the Panthers had failed this season.

Melbourne loses gong to London

Swans v Kangaroos

MELBURNIANS may think they live in the world’s sporting capital but a biennial global award has handed the honour to London.

GV resists drive to hub

 Goulburn Valley Football League. Grand Final. Seymour v Rochester. Deakin Reserve, Shepparton. GVFL general manager - Keith ...

THE GV league is expected to vote against joining the AFL Goulburn Murray administrative hub tonight.

Sydney show jumping winners

 Equitana World Cup Showjumping. Pictured: Tim Clarke riding Caltango from Grassmere.

VICTORIAN riders dominate the showjumping classes at this year’s Sydney Royal Easter Show.

Good Friday footy feast

GFL football

THE AFL’s loss is country football’s gain.

Rocca back with Redlegs

 Kyabram District Football Netball League, Round 11, Tallygaroopna Bombers v Stanhope Lions, at Tallygaroopna, Anthony Rocca,...

COLLINGWOOD great Anthony Rocca will pull on the boots for Tallygaroopna again.

Panthers on the prowl

LAVINGTON coach James Saker isn’t buying into talk that anything less than a grand final berth would mean the Panthers had failed this season.

GV resists drive to hub

 Goulburn Valley Football League. Grand Final. Seymour v Rochester. Deakin Reserve, Shepparton. GVFL general manager - Keith ...

THE GV league is expected to vote against joining the AFL Goulburn Murray administrative hub tonight.

Rocca back with Redlegs

 Kyabram District Football Netball League, Round 11, Tallygaroopna Bombers v Stanhope Lions, at Tallygaroopna, Anthony Rocca,...

COLLINGWOOD great Anthony Rocca will pull on the boots for Tallygaroopna again.

Tigers claw a win

Supplied Editorial FW: GVFL pics

ROCHESTER’S Brady Green fires off a handpass in his team’s in Round 1 win against Echuca on Saturday.

Tutungis offers support

Tutungis pledge to support injured Albury footballer

THE father of quadriplegic Casey Tutungi has thrown his support behind the family of Albury footballer James McQuillan, who faces life in a wheelchair.

Sydney show jumping winners

VICTORIAN riders dominate the showjumping classes at this year’s Sydney Royal Easter Show.

Young riders shine at Werribee Park

Young riders shine at Werribee Park

THE annual Young Rider dressage championships were held at Werribee Park last weekend.

Stock Horses on show in Sydney

Stock Horses on show in Sydney

THE working Stock Horse classes at the Sydney Royal Easter Show in the opening week were hotly contested.

Coming up Roses at Albury trials

 Equestrian Olympian Shane Rose at a civic reception held for him at Wollondilly Council.

SHANE Rose made the Albury horse trials his own, taking five competition horses there to compete and winning three sections.

Quilty loses battle with cancer

 Katherine Quilty Benefit Dinner L R Brendan Pola, Kylie Wilson (ppsjc Treasurer), Kath Quilty And Julie Sproull Ppsjc Sponso...

EQUESTRIENNE Katherine Quilty has died after a brave battle with cancer.

Top Ten Stories

  1. Riewoldt, Saints stun Bombers

    AFL Rd 5 - Essendon v St Kilda

    INSPIRED by Nick Riewoldt’s five goals, St Kilda come from behind for a huge upset win over Essendon at Etihad Stadium.

  2. Fevola blasts Blues’ trades

     MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 06: Brendan Fevola of the Blues kicks for goal during a Carlton Blues AFL training session at ...

    FORMER Carlton ace Brendan Fevola has taken aim at his old club, criticising the decision to recruit Dale Thomas.

  3. We weren’t ready: Bomber

    AFL Rd 5 - Essendon v St Kilda

    ESSENDON coach Mark Thompson said his players weren’t ready, either physically or mentally, to match St Kilda on Saturday.

  4. SuperCoach Studs and Duds

    Round 5: Essendon v St Kilda

    SUPERCOACH Studs and Duds: We look at the players that delivered big and those that let us down in Round 5. How did you score?

  5. Freeman made it a Gift to cherish

     Cathy Freeman after winning at the 1996 Stawell Gift.

    CATHY Freeman’s performance at Stawell is one that has been somewhat lost given the magnitude of her achievements on bigger stages.

  6. Sharp Magpies a ‘work in progress’

    AFL Rd 5 - Collingwood v North Melbourne

    COLLINGWOOD coach Nathan Buckley labelled Saturday’s win over North Melbourne as his team’s most complete of the season.

  7. Buddy, Swans emerge from slumber

    SWANS V FREMANTLE

    AFTER a month in hibernation the real Sydney has emerged, downing Fremantle by 17 points at the SCG to get their season back on track.

  8. LIVE: Crows at home to young Giants

    LIVE: Crows at home to young Giants

    ADELAIDE veteran Ben Rutten is a late withdrawal for the Crows as the home side looks for its second win of 2014 when it hosts GWS.

  9. Medal heaven-sent for Tommy

    RACES - DAY 2 CHAMPIONSHIPS

    TOMMY Berry was a two-time Group 1 winner yesterday, but both achievements were put in the shade when he won the final event of The Championships.

Panthers on the prowl

 New hand at the wheel. Former Werribee player and now coach of the Lavington Panthers James Saker at work for Albury City.

LAVINGTON coach James Saker isn’t buying into talk that anything less than a grand final berth would mean the Panthers had failed this season.

Leaping lamb exports continue

LAMB export values in February jumped 40 per cent compared to last year.

Gaining control of sprays to cut costs

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VICTORIAN farmers are trialling new nozzle control technology retrofitted to self-propelled boom sprayers.

Going for gold

 Cut Daffodils in the cool room. David and Robin Jackson of Jacksons Daffodils in Surges Bay on their farm.

FEW growers have won the top daffodil award in the UK or the US. Yet one Australian has taken out both. Meet David Jackson.