Sunday, 03 July 2022
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Channel changeroom upgraded at Snug

Channel changeroom upgraded at Snug

Recently the changerooms at Snug Park have undergone a major upgrade to level the playing field for local sporting clubs. “Thanks to a $150,000 election promise from Jacquie Petrusma, the Snug Park changerooms which have been transformed from an outdated old building which catered for male sport only, into a nice clean changeroom facility which caters for players of both male and female sport,”...
$14,000 raised for cancer

$14,000 raised for cancer

Locals, Hester van Niekerk and Bev Gibson, have fundraised $14,000 for gynaecological cancer research, after their friend and work colleague Susan Nolan was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Sue, a former Kingborough Councillor and a former CEO of Blackmans Bay Children Services, received a diagnosis of the advanced stage of the condition.In correspondence with the (ITALICS) Kingborough Chronicle,...
Speaking on national stage

Speaking on national stage

Kingston High Students Hannah and Ruby Eddleston recently participated in a national public speaking competition. The Rostrum Voice of Youth is a national competition for secondary school students from Years 7 to 12, which has been running for 47 years.Rostrum Australia is a national association of public speaking groups, first established in 1930. My sister Ruby and I competed in the Southern...
A night of lights

A night of lights

Be part of Kingborough’s first Night of Lights on Friday, June 3 at the Kingborough Community Hub. Mayor Paula Wriedt said Kingborough Council would provide the event to celebrate the beginning of winter and entice everyone out for a visual feast.“The Night of Lights will include two laser light shows, a fire twirling performance and kids’ glow in the dark activities, video art and of course...
Tigers triumph

Tigers triumph

In the Tasmanian State League, the Kingborough Tigers played Clarence Roos for the annual Gadomski-Riewoldt Trophy at Twin Ovals on Saturday, May 21. The final scores were Tigers 9.16.70 to Clarence 6.7.43. The Tigers collecting the trophy. Winners of the Alex Gadomski Courage Medals were Ben Donnelly for the Tigers and Sam Green for Clarence. Tigers’ goals were scored by Tyler Carter 3, Luke...
Roxy’s garden

Roxy’s garden

Keen on some morning yoga, brunch and a market to helping fundraise for a fantastic cause? Proud aunty, Carly Coleman, has reached out to the Kingborough Chronicle regarding a fundraiser being held for her very special, seven-year-old niece, Roxy.“Roxy has a brain malformation called Lissencephaly,” said Carly.“This comes with a range of other diagnoses including cerebral palsy and...

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