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Arana Finishes Season with a BANG!

Arana Netball have finished off the 2021 season in terrific form, with three of their ten competitive teams winning their Grand Finals.  Arana 1, one of their opens teams, fought hard for a spot in the Grand Final and took home a challenging win.  In addition, despite having three players out due to illness or injury, Arana 3 (one of... Read More

by katie , 10 months ago

Events, Sports News

Get ‘Bowled Over’ for Free!

Do you want to try a slower placed outdoor activity – FOR FREE?! Every Tuesday evening in October, from 6pm to 8pm, there will be FREE ‘Have-A-Go’ Lawn Bowl sessions at Gaythorne Bowls Club, Prospect Road, Gaythorne. The sessions are primarily aimed at people aged 50 and over, as this activity is included in the Brisbane City Council’s Active and... Read More

by katie , 11 months ago

Newsfeed, Sports News

The Wolves Women Show Their Bark

Celebrations are in full swing at the Everton Wolves Junior Australian Football League (JAFL) club with their U15.5 Girls Division 3 winning the AFLQ juniors Grand Final last month. The Grand Final took place on the first weekend in September at the AFLQ Headquarters, Cansdale Street, Yeronga. Despite stiff opposition, the ladies triumphed!  Last year, due to low numbers, the... Read More

by katie , 11 months ago

Community, Sports News

A Sizzling Summer Clinic Ahead

Arana Netball Club have plans in place to run their popular FREE summer clinic in 2021. This ‘Introduction to Netball’ clinic is run every year by the club and is open to all players looking to play netball in 2022. Arana Netball welcome girls and boys from 6 years old to 12 years old (must turn 7yrs old by 30... Read More

by katie , 11 months ago

Events, Sports News

Roll Beyond Blue

‘A healthy mind in a healthy body’ is the theme that the team from Infinity Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Everton Park are taking into their fundraising event to support Beyond Blue in the battle to improve mental health in Australia. People who experience mental health conditions can feel like there are constant pressures attacking them from every side, in what seems... Read More

by katie , 12 months ago

Newsfeed, Sports News

Keperra Country Golf Club welcomes more new partners

A lawn care specialist, BBQ restaurant and skip supplier are the latest diverse businesses welcomed by the Keperra Country Golf Club (KCGC) as new partners following the club’s recent initiative to connect with and support companies in the community. KCGC General Manager Gavin Lawrence announced LawnPride Australia, which sells its specially developed turf products nationwide, as a Major Sponsor, and... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

Sports News

A 21st on Court

An impressive milestone has been reached for one of Arana Netball Clubs players, Pam. This year, Pam will have reached her 21st year playing for the club and she is still going strong with no plans to hang up her netball shoes just yet! Arana Netball Club is an extremely community-minded club and they wanted to recognise Pam‘s dedication to... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

Education, Newsfeed, Sports News

Kokoda Challenge 2021 Accomplished!

Earlier this year, Mrs. Karen van Raders, Miss Arnell and Miss Perry and 11 Mitchelton State High School students entered the Gold Coast 48km Kokoda School’s Challenge, taking place in July 2021.  For the first time, Mitchie entered three teams into the event and commenced their training in Term 1. The group trained by walking various distances, some as far... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

Sports News

Hockey Umpire Realises Olympic Dream

After a long wait, hockey umpire Aleisha Neumann has finally made it to her first Olympic Games.  A member of Northern Suburbs Hockey Club at Ashgrove, Aleisha is umpiring at the women’s hockey tournament at the postponed Tokyo Olympics. ‘It is a little surreal and very exciting for it to be finally happening. After the uncertainty last year there was... Read More

by katie , 1 year ago

Newsfeed, Sports News

Runner Rob Making it Rain for Local Charity

Yet another local champion, Rob Hopkinson, made waves recently, causing an overflow of support for those involved in Small Steps 4 Hannah. Living a double life as a pharmaceutical company worker and a notoriously talented Ultra Marathon Runner, Eatons Hill local Rob saw a chance to bring generosity to the table.  Every year, Rob runs marathons to support one charity... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

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