Group 9 News

CRL- BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 14

This week’s edition of the Bush Telegraph highlights the Crystal Bears “Paint your club Pink for Breast Cancer” fundraiser, League legend Petero Civoniceva attending the CRL Holiday Camp at Scott’s Head for a special skills day and nines competition, Ben Creagh graduates from University and a wrap up from the Castlereagh League Knockout...Click more the newsmore

MATCH BALL SPONSORSHIP

Group 9 Rugby League welcomes a new sponsor partnership with Geoff Wright owner of KFC Outlets Albury,Wagga,Gundagai,Tumut....KFC is the official Group 9 Rugby League match football ball sponsor for the 2014 competition season......more

CRL- BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 13

Dubbo will be transformed into a Festival of Rugby League from Wednesday, 30 April, when the State’s best Rugby League players descend upon the city in the lead-up to the 2014 AAMI Country v City match on Sunday 4 May.Click more for all the Rugby League news..............more

ANZAC DAY COMMEMORATIVE GAMES

Games will be played on Robertson Oval Wagga on 25th April 2014
1:30pm Wagga Kangaroos v Wagga Brothers
3:15pm The last Post
3:30pm Wagga Tigers v Collingullie Ashmont Kapookamore

CRL- BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 12

what’s’ happening in the Country. East Maitland donated their jerseys to a small village in Fiji, Tickets on sale now for the CRL 80 Years Celebration Dinner in Dubbo in conjunction with Country V City and women in the army Illawarra season launch. Click more for the details.....more

GROUP 9 U18 REPRESENTATIVE TEAM

Players selected in the group 9 under 18 team are listed on he attachment, click more to view the players....more

GROUP 9 LEAGUE TAG TEAM PLAYERS

Click more to see the players selected....... Players selected in the Training will commence on Wednesday 9th April at Parramore Park Wagga at 6.30pm. Could club Secretary’s make sure player from their club are aware of Training. If there is any reason that a player cannot make it then they should ring the coach Peter McDermott on 0429 657 380.more

CRL- BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 11

This week’s edition of the Bush Telegraph highlights the upcoming NRL Referee’s Clinic and a wrap up from the Invitational Carnival at Dunedoo last weekend.click moremore

GROUP 9 UNDER 16 REPRESENTATIVE TEAM

Player's selected in the Group 9 Under 16 Representative team include: Luke Skidmore - Hayden Lomax - Jack Strutt South - Cody Hodge - Joe Oliver - Nick Leary - Joel Kelly - Nick Hay - Lockie Harper - Darcy Rose - Sam Bramich - Bailey Young - Cody Houtson - Tom Jeffries - Joel Leggett - Michael Clarke - Parish Bellette - Aiden Young COACH: Jay Littlemore

DRAW FOR UNDER 16 TRIAL GAMES

Draw for Sunday 23rd March 2014 under 16 trial games played on Laurie Daly Oval Junee are: Kangaroos v South City 9:00am....Junee v Tumut 9:35am... Brothers v Temora 10:10am.... Albury v Cootamundra 10:45am...Young v Kangaroos 11:20am....Brothers v South City 12:00pm...Albury v Temora 12:35pm...Tumut v Cootamundra 1:10pm.....Junee v Young 1:45pmmore

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 10

This week’s Bush Telegraph highlights the recent Andrew Fifita All Schools Carnival in Griffith yesterday, Invitational Carnival at Dunedoo this weekend and the Cowra Magpies are flying high from the Bathurst Panthers Rugby League Knock-out.....CLICK more for the details..more

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 9

This week’s edition of the Bush Telegraph highlights the NSWRL Hogs for Homeless Charity Ride, results from Newcastle Rugby League’s Charity Boxing night and a Community Carnival wrap up. Click more.....more

NRL 2014 REFEREE RECRUITMENT TVC

Become a referee in time for the 2014 season, simply click on the link below to see the new NRL 2014 Referee recruitment TVC; this is the first time that the NRL have recruited referees through a TVC....so just click the link to find out information about becoming a Referee.....
http://bit.ly/1nDy8MQmore

DEVELOPMENT OFFICER BASED IN ALBURY

Dean Whymark has been appointed to the new development officer position for the region based in Albury. Dean brings with him a wealth of experience with the development of league tag during his 7 year stint with Group 20 as well as coaching the Group 20 Senior Tag Team for a number of years...more

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 8

This week’s Bush Telegraph highlights Group XI set to embrace League Tag, Rugby League Legend Petero Civoniceva playing for the Guyra Crusty Spuds in the NRL Masters competition, Dubbo to welcome a train load of visitors for the 2014 AAMI Country V City clash and full results from the recent 43rd Annual West Wyalong Knockout..Click moremore

GROUP 9 BOARD VACANCIES

Two positions remain vacant on the Group 9 Board...If you are a member of any Group 9 Club and want to apply to fill the vacancies contact Peter Ryan Operations Manager Group 9 Rugby League Email: GroupNine@bigpond.com Mob: 0427 212320more

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 7

This week’s Bush Telegraph highlights the Annual Charity Match in Shellharbour this weekend, Kurri Kurri Bulldogs and Northern Virginia Eagles join forces, the 43rd Annual West Wyalong Knockout kicks off today and the Blues Hogs for Homeless Tour. Also a friendly reminder the Sgt Matthew Locke MC Charity Match kicks off tomorrow at Bellingen....Click more for all the news..more

GROUP 9 CLARIFIES ALL STAR NAMING RIGHTS

Further to a recent Group 9 Board meeting the Board Executive has clarified that Group 9 is not directly associated with the proposed Indigenous / All Stars challenge match organised by the Group 9 Club Albury Thunder. While Group 9 supports Albury Thunder in its initiative, the Group has asked the organisers to reframe from using the Group 9 title as the Group is not involved in staging the eventmore

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 6

This week’s Bush Telegraph highlights AAMI Country v City tickets on sale now, Greater Northern Academy set to come up against the Northern Rivers and North Coast Academies this weekend, Newcastle Knights to take on the Canberra Raiders at Tamworth’s Scully Park 7.30pm tomorrow night...CLICK MORE FOR ALL NEWS.....more

2014 GROUP 9 TRIAL GAMES

Saturday 22/03/2014. SouthCity Bulls v Cowra at Cowra. 1st Grade/Reserves/Ladies LeagueTag and U18s.
Sunday, 23/03/2014. Group 9 RL Under 16 Official Selection Trials - matches at Laurie Daley Oval,Junee. Saturday, 29/03/2014.......Click more to see all trial games.....more

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 5

This week’s edition of the Bush Telegraph highlights the Greater Northern Tigers game against the Newcastle Knights Chargers and Under 17s squad this Saturday at Baddeley Park Cessnock, Neil Henry visits the Northern Rivers Academy, new NRL Development Officer for Albury and recent passing of our Chairman Wayne “Jock” Colley. Click more......more

2014 MURRUMBIDGEE CHAMPIONSHIPS

MURRUMBIDGEE CHAMPIONSHIPS UNDER 18/LEAGUETAG SATURDAY 29th March 2014 ANZAC PARK GUNDAGAI UNDER 18’S: WINNING TEAM AWARDED “The Cliff LYONS Sheild” plus $1000..NOMINATIONS CLOSE FRIDAY 21st March 2014.
CONTACT FOR MORE DETAILS:STEVE ROSE – 0407 935 986(EMAIL: steve@ceoelectrical.com.au) Click more for all details...more

HOTEL CORONATION 2014 SPONSORSHIP

Group 9 welcomes the continued partnership with Hotel Coronation for the 2014 season...Hotel Coronation will sponsor the match of the round & major prize for the Eric Weissel medal winner...for an affordable hotel right in the heart of Sydney book Hotel Coronation on 02 9266 3100........more

VALE WAYNE ‘JOCK’ COLLEY OAM

The Rugby League community is today paying tribute to Country Rugby League Chairman Mr Wayne ‘Jock’ Colley OAM, who has passed away aged 61. As the President of Group 11, a Country selector, then as Chairman of the CRL since the end of 2008, Jock dedicated his career to the development of country Rugby League and to bringing elite matches to the bush for the enjoyment of country fans. click more..more

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 4

This week’s edition of the Bush Telegraph highlights Australia Day Awards for Gilgandra JRL, 2014 AAMI Country V City Tickets on sale to NRL members, Illawarra Coal League clubs embrace changes, Newcastle’s upcoming boxing night, coaching and education courses and local products James Tedesco and Mick Potter glad to be back in Camden with Wests Tigers....click more for the detailsmore

CO-COACHES FOR TUMUT BLUE'S IN 2014

Tumut Blue's long serving players Matt Free & Greg (Pecker) Crampton have been appointed co-coaches for the 2014 season. Free will captain the side, while Crampton will act as the co-coach having retired as a player. Both coaches are looking forward to the season......more

100 YEARS OF RUGBY LEAGUE IN TEMORA

100 Years of Rugby League in Temora
2014 will be a huge year for the Dragons. The Dragons will be celebrating 100 years of Rugby League in Temora. Celebrations for the year will begin with the Kelly Cup played against Wyalong in April....CLICK MORE FOR ALL THE DETAILS...more

GROUP 9 REPRESENTATIVE NZ TOUR 2014

Players, Officials & Supporters interested to join the South Island Tour of New Zealand can contact Group 9. Dates are 11/10/14 to 19/10/14....Cost for the tour is $1250 to include: flights, accommodation, bus hire.... meals, refreshments, souvenirs & outings not included. Call 0413931481 or email btw1947@hotmail.com or group9@bigpond.commore

KFC NEW SPONSOR IN 2014 SEASON

Group 9 welcomes KFC Albury, Wagga, Gundagai, Tumut as new
sponsor's in the 2014 season, the Group is pleased to have the sponsorship support from KFC & looks forward to a successful partnership for the next 3 years........update news on the sponsorship soon.more

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 3

In this week’s edition of the Bush Telegraph. The 2014 Community Carnival is heading our way with some NRL Clubs visiting Country areas to promote “tackle bullying” issues. The Greater Northern Tigers Academy are finalising their preparations ahead of their game against the Knights this weekend....Click more for details...more

INAUGURAL LADIES LEAGUE-TAG KNOCKOUT

The West Wyalong Rugby League Football Club’s (WWRLFC) 2014 Inaugural Ladies League-Tag Knockout is on Saturday, 1 March 2014. Interested clubs need to contact WWRLFC, PO Box 38, West Wyalong NSW 2671 Contact Paul Quade on 0429 722 277 or MarkCafe on 0402 457 42.Entries close on Wednesday, 1/2/142014. Click more to see entry form....more

LEAGUE NET - RISK MANAGEMENT TRAINING

The Dates for League Net, Risk Management Training are as follows. At this stage we will be presenting to the Group 9 and 20 clubs on Tuesday 4.2.2014 Gundagai Ex Servicemen’s Club Thursday 6.2.2014 Temora Ex Servicemen’s Club The presentation will include Leaguenet update, Risk Management update.more

2014 SEASON CLUB COACHES

2014 Season Club appointed coaches:
Albury – Josh Cale
Tumbarumba – Aaron Sweeney
Tumut – no appointment
Gundagai – Cameron Woo
Cootamundra – Mark Elia & Grant Boyd
Young – Luke Branaghan
Temora – Michael Henderson
Junee – Jade Williams
Kangaroos – Adam Hall
Brothers – Adam Perry & Adam Van Zanten
Southcity – Daniel Fitzhenrymore

JASON ANNEAR MEMORIAL 9's

9 teams that have been confirmed in playing in the Jason Annear Memorial 9's so far; Berkeley Vale, JA All Stars, Wyong 1,Central Wyong, Manly Sea Eagles, Wyong 2, Northern Lakes, The Oaks Tigers (group 6), La Perouse Panthers Nominations close in 6 days on Monday 20th January. I have attached the required nomination form along with the conditions of entry.Click more for the details...more

WILLIAMS SIGNS WITH BROTHERS

Former NRL & Group 9 player Joe Williams is making a comeback to Rugby League after signing with the Wagga Brothers Club for the 2014 season.....NRL Clubs included South Sydney, Penrith & Canterbury. He played in the Group 9 competition in 2009 with the Albury Thunder Club.....more

DRAGONS APPOINT CAPTAIN/COACH

Michael Henderson has been appointed Dragons' captain-coach for the 2014 season. Henderson played in the NRL competition with the St George Gold Coast Clubs.........more

TUMUT BLUES SEEKING 2014 CAPTAIN/COACH

The Tumut Rugby League Football Club is looking for a suitably qualified captain/coach to lead our 2014 first grade squad. Were a successful club competing in the highly competitive group 9 competition. Anyone interested in the position please contact
Nick Roddy
Mob: 0405 186 187
Email: nickroddy@roddyeng.com.aumore

GROUP 9 2014 SEASON DRAW

See the Group 9 competition draw for the 2014 season. There has been some changes made already due to ground availability and Social Functions for some Clubs.....CLICK MORE FOR ALL THE DETAILS......more

2014 PRE-SEASON COMPETITION CANCELLED

Group 20 have pulled out of the 2014 Pre Season Competition. Discussions with Group 8 to replace Group 20 was not successful due to the short notice Unfortunately we could not organise it this year at short notice. The Group will be working towards having a Pre Season Comp with Group 8 in 2015.......more

PLAYERS - OFFICIALS - SUPPORTERS

The total cost for the 2014 Group 9 New Zealand 8 Day Tour is $1250 payable over 5 months at $250 monthly..End April,May, June, July & August 2014..Air Fares, Accommodation & Bus Hire included. Meals, Refreshments & personal outings not included: all interests to Brian Walker 0413931481 or email btw1947@hotmail.com or group9@bigpond.commore

MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR

The Board & all associated with Group 9 wish all Group 9 Clubs, Rugby League players,there families, supporters, media a Merry Christmas & Happy New Year..............more

CRL - CELEBRATING 80 YEARS IN 2014

Country Rugby League would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a safe New Year. The CRL office will be closed from Wednesday 18th December and will re-open on Monday 13th January 2014. Country Rugby League will be celebrating 80 years in 2014 *******more

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 45

This issue highlights the Country Rugby League’s recent visit to Apex Oval, Dubbo ahead of the Country v City game in May 2014.
Country kids get a taste of NRL life as part of the Country 2 City camp supported by the Holiday Inn......CLICK MORE FOR THE DETAILS..more

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 44

This week’s edition of the Bush Telegraph highlights the upcoming Jason Annear 9’s tournament in January next year. The Country 2 City Academy camp currently taking place in Sydney. Players were treated to a visit of Canterbury- Bankstown Bulldogs Headquarters yesterday where Aiden Tolman, Josh Jackson and Steve Turner addressed the players...Click MORE FOR ALL THE NEWS...more

CRL - BUSH TELEGRAPH - ISSUE 43

This edition highlights the upcoming 2014 West Wyalong Knockout, clinics in Dubbo for Business Services HSC students, Paul Jarvis announced as the new head coach of Campbelltown City and the recent announcement of the NSWRL Under 20’s Origin Pathway camp. Click more for the details.....more

BACK TO BACK GRAND FINALS

Congratulations to the Albury Thunder Club for winning successive XXXX Gold Cup Grand Finals. Grand Final winners in 2012 & winning today's Grand Final beating Gundagai Tigers 30 - 20..more

2013 GRAND FINAL RESULTS

XXXX Gold Cup Albury Thunder 30 d Gundagai Tigers 20
Burmeister Shield Wagga Brothers 26 d Gundagai Tigers 24
LeagueTag Wagga Brothers 30 d Temora Dragons 0
Weissel Cup Temora Dragons 32 d Kangaroos 26
Sullivan Cup Cootamundra Bulldogs 18 d Junee 16more

ERIC WEISSEL MEDAL WINNER - JAMES SMART

Gundagai Tigers captain /coach James Smart with 28 votes wins the 2013 Eric Weissel Medal. Group 9 Best & Fairest medals Sullivan Cup Samuel Brodie Albury Thunder; Weissel Cup Zeik Foster Wagga Kangaroos 17 votes,LeagueTag Stephanie Muir Wagga Kangaroos (25 votes)Burmeister Shield Scott Smart Gundagai Tigers (29 votes)more

BERNIE NIX - 12th GRAND FINAL ON SUNDAY

It will be a milestone for Bernie Nix in Sunday's Grand Final game Albury Thunder v Gundagai Tigers. It will be Bernie's 12th Grand Final & his 400th game when he blows the whistle to start the game. In all he has refereed 321 first Grade games,12 First Grade Grand Final decider's with 13 Group 9 Grand Finals in total....more

2013 ERIC WEISSEL PRESENTATION DINNER

Supporters wishing to attend the 2013 Eric Weissel Medal Presentation Dinner on Friday 27/9/2013 should contact their clubs to indicate your interest. The venue will be the Commercial Club in Wagga...The cost for the evening will be $65 pp.. includes a two course meal & refreshments for the evening..supporters must contact their respective clubs for bookings to attend.......more

Rd - 18 In the Sheds with Daniel Fitzhenry

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Rd 17 - In the Sheds with Mark Walsham

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Group 9 Referees link to Webpage

For Referees appointments or any news associated with the Group 9 Referees, can be found at the following link...

 

http://www.group9refs.leaguenet.com.au/

 

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Group 9 needs Referees

The news is not new !!!!

Group 9 needs Referees !!!!!

Is this your last year of football ????

Or you are interested in picking up a whistle ????

Consider running around next year in the black and green colours in 2011 and beyond.

Put something back into the game !!!!

please contact the Group Secretary on GroupNine@bigpond.commore
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