Group 6 CRL 2015 Finals Announced

Group 6 CRL has Announced their 2015 Finals Series
Week 1
Saturday 22nd August @ Sid Sharpe Oval Oakdale
Sunday 23rd August@ Kirkham Park Elderslie
Week 2
Saturday 29th August @ Thirlmere Sports Ground
Sunday 30th August @ Victoria Park Picton
Week 3
Sunday 6th September@ Dudley Chesham Oval The Oaks
Week 4
Sunday 13th September Grand Finals Campbelltown Stadiummore

AAMI Senior Country Championship Semi-Finals @ Kirkham Park

10:00am – Greater Northern Tigers v North Coast
11:40am – Greater Southern Stars v Riverina
1:20pm – Newcastle Rebels v Canberra
3:00pm – Illawarra v Central Coast Centurions
$5 Entrymore

Mr Earl Reeves

Earl George Reeves Born in Australia on 3 August 1938
Passed away on 4 June 2015 Aged 76 years
Funeral service will be held at St Johns Anglican Church, Menangle Road, Camden, NSW on Friday, 12th June 2015 at 10:00am.
The family would also like extend an invitation to attend a wake, with light food and refreshments, to be held at Wests Leagues Club in Leumeah. approx. 1.00pm.more

Mr Earl Reeves

We are very saddened to announce the passing of Group 6 CRL Patron and Life Member Mr Earl Reeves.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Earl's family and friends at this sad time.
Earl served Group 6 well in the various roles he held over the years, and was awarded Group 6 CRL Life Membership in 1994 and served as our Patron.
RIP Earlmore

2015 U18's Redbacks Final Squad Announced

Jordan Asanoska
Cody White
Jayme McElhone
Anthony Dicello
Reece Matheson
Tom Maloney
Callum Waldock
Riley Lord
Brody Hawkins
Ango Hafoka
Ayden Janson
Chris Slater-Raptis
Blake Jeffery
Andrew Toohey
Brett Horsley
Luke Westman
Rhys Donovan
Nathan Mateer
Jackson Willis
Dane Francismore

Thirlmere Sports Ground Closed

Due to heavy rain overnight, Thirlmere Sport Ground has been closed today 3rd May.
The Thirlmere v City games scheduled for today will be deferred until 7th Junemore

2015 U18's Finals Squad

Congratulations to the following players selection into the 2015 U18 Final Squad
Adam Hoffmann
Andrew Horne
Ango Hafoka
Anthony Dicello
Bayley Macbeth
Ben Powers
Brendan Worley
Callum Clyburn
Isikeli Lolohea
Jackson Willis
Julio Laupola
Kurt Pinney
Kyle Bell
Mark Gorrie
Maverick Tweedie
Nicholas Eccleston
Samuel Garcia
Riley Thomson
Rhys Donovan
Rhys Fawcettmore

Updated 2015 Group 6 CRL Draw

Attached is the updated 2015 Draw amended to add Narellan's new 2ND Div Team and the U18-1's.
Women's League Tag and U18-2's Draws are still to comemore

2015 Season Launch

Bargo Sports Club Saturday 14th March 5pm,
Group 6 Country Rugby League invites you to be our guest Players, Club Members, Sponsors, Committee, and Supporters Support you club by wearing your club’s apparel.
See the First Grade Captains interviewed on their teams 2015 objectives & Promote your Club 2015 Season Sponsors Free finger food, Drinks at Club pricesmore

2015 U18's Possible Probable Trial

Group 6 CRL Possible Probable U18's Rep Trials will be held at Jack Nash Reserve this Saturday 7th March kicking off at 11am.
Players wishing to trial need to be at the ground at 10am to register, to be placed into teams and warm up.Just a reminder players not registered with their Group 6 CRL Club unfortunately cannot trial.
A canteen will be running for drinks and BBQ food.more

2015 1st, Res Grade & 2ND Division Draw

The 2015 Bargo Sports Club First Grade, Reserve Grade and 2ND Division Draws are now online. Click on the fixtures/Results tab or the link below

2015 Under 18's Representative Training Squad

Group 6 CRL is calling on clubs to nominate their U18 Players interested in participating in a Possible Probable Trial on 7th March to select the 2015 Group 6 CRL U18 Training Squad. If you are interested please contact your club.more

Mr David Eccleston

It is with regret to hear of the passing of David Eccleston from Mittagong. David was a member of the successful Mittagong sides of the 1960's
David coached and served on both Junior and Senior Committees over several years from 1970 through to the mid '90s his sons Scott and Dean were part of the Mittagong Premiership sides between 1988 and 1995more

Group 6 CRL 2014 First Grade Grand Final Tries

Click on the link below to check out the Group 6 CRL 2014 First Grade Grand Final Tries Picton Magpies v Mittagong Lions

2015 SG Ball Final Squad

Congratulations to the Group 6 Boys selected in the Wests Magpies 2015 Final SG Ball Squad
Lenny Sauni Appin Dogs
Ray Stone Moss Vale Dragons
Tom Angel Moss Vale Dragons
Liam Cassidy Picton Magpies
Ryan Leet Picton Magpiesmore

2015 1st Grade & 2nd Division Draws

Preview the Group 6 CRL 2015 Bargo Sports Club 1st Grade and 2nd Division Draws
Round 1 starts 21st- 22nd March 2015.
Come along, bring the family and enjoy your Group 6 Country Rugby League footy.more

2015 Group 6 CRL Representative Coaches Positions

Group 6 CRL Management Committee is calling for people interested in Coaching the 2015 Under 18's & the 2015 Seniors Representative Teams to send in their application.
Details of the applicants coaching record and qualifications are required including any references to be emailed to the Group 6 Executive Officer
Applications Close 5pm Friday 28th November 2014more

2015 Group 6 CRL Committee Members

President Grahame Andrews
Senior Vice President Geoff Blacker
Junior Vice President Greg Burke
Treasurer Warren Horsfield
Committee Member Brian McElroy
Committee Member Mounir Nahlous
Executive Officer Stephen Hazelton
Judiciary Chairman John Memburn
Group 6 CRL Patron Earl Reevesmore

SG Ball Training Squad

Jackson Willis Camden
Kye Madden Thirlmere
Ray Stone Moss Vale
Keriti Tautaiolefua Camden
Liam Cassidy Picton
Tom Angel Moss Vale
Jack Hart Warragamba
Ryan Leet Picton
Lenny Sauni Appin
Kyle Bell The Oaksmore

2015 Harold Matthews & SG Ball Trials

Applications are now OPEN for players who wish to trial for the Western Suburbs Magpies 2015 Harold Matthews Cup and SG Ball Junior Representative Teams.
The trials will be held on Saturday, October 11th at Kirkham Park Camden.Applications close Tuesday 7th October 2014 and the trial is by invite only. Details of successful players will go up Thur 9th Oct.on

Picton Magpies, Back to Back Winners

Congratulations to Picton Magpies for their Back to Back First Grade Premiership, by coming away with the 36 to 4 win over Mittagong Lions in the 2014 VB Group 6 CRL Grand Finalmore

2014 Group 6 CRL Player of the Year Night

Group 6 CRL held their Player of the Awards Dinner, Friday night at Bargo Sports Club, the home of Group 6 Rugby League.
The strictly black tie dinner was well attended by 280 guests who included the Country Rugby League’s CEO Terry Quinn, Operations Manager Bert Lowrie, Greater Southern Regional Manager Kevin Felgate, and Regional Administrator Coordinator Angela O’Tool. See Newsletter issue 84more

Group 6 CRL named their Team of the Century

•The seventeen best players are in no particular position
Kim Patrick,Noel Chesham, Chris Cummings, Peter Mulholland,Jim Hindmarsh,
Barry Andrews, David Applebee, Geoff Downing, Grahame Murchie,
Adrian Heartsch, Ian McRea, Ian Russell, John Fahey,
John Cole, John "Jack" McClean,Garry Dowling and Anthony Newellmore

Warragamba 2015 First Grade Coach

Warragamba Wombats are seeking a First Grade Coach for 2015.
Please find the attached information on the positionmore

Group 6 CRL Grand Final 14th September Victoria Park Picton

8:40am U18-2's Warragamba Wombats v Mt Annan Knights
10:15am 2nd Div Narellan Jets v Picton Magpies
11:50am U18-1's Narellan Jets v Camden Rams
1:25pm Res Grade Thirlmere Roosters v Mittagong Lions
3:15pm 1st Grade Mittagong Lions v Picton Magpiesmore

2014 Group 6 CRL Gand Final

Grand Final Admission Charges
• Adults - $15.00
• Open Age Players -$15.00
• Pensioners (Aged Only) - $3.00
Children – UNDER 16 FREE
Support staff and U18 Players who present pass will pay entry fee $2.00moremore

Week 3 Group 6 CRL Finals @ Mittagong

Sunday 7th September
8:40am U18-2's Thirlmere Maroon v Mt Annan
10:15am 2nd Div Mt Annan v Picton
11:50am U18-1's Camden v Picton
1:25pm Res Grade Mittagong v Picton
3:00pm Camden v Pictonmore

Week 2 Group 6 CRL Finals @ Oakdale

Saturday 30th August Sid Sharp Oval
2:40pm 2nd Minor Semi Picton v Robertson
4:15pm 2nd Major Semi Narellan v Mt Annan
5:50pm U18-1's Major Semi Narellan v Camden
7:30pm Res Major Semi Thirlmere v Mittagongmore

Week 2 Group 6 CRL Finals @ The Oaks

Sunday 31st August Dudley Chesham Oval, the Oaks
8:40am 18-2's Major Semi Mt Annan v Warragamba
10:15am 18-1's Minor Semi Thirlmere Gold v Picton
11:50am Res Minor Semi Picton v Narellan
1:25pm 1st Major Semi Mittagong v Camden
3:00pm 1st Minor Semi Picton v Narellanmore

No Alcohol allowed into the Venue

As a licencing restriction, no alcohol or glass bottles are allowed into the venues for the 2014 Preliminary and Grand Finals.
Security Guards will be asking anyone found with alcohol not purchased from inside the venue or anyone with glass bottles to leave immediately without a warning.more

2014 Group 6 CRL Final Series

Final Series Admission Charges
Elimination / Qualifying / Semi Finals / Preliminary Final
• Adults - $10.00
• Open Age Players -$10.00
• Pensioners (Aged Only) - $3.00
Grand Finals
• Adults - $15.00
• Open Age Players -$15.00
• Pensioners (Aged Only) - $3.00
Children – UNDER 16 FREE
Support staff and U18 Players who present pass will pay entry fee $2.00more

Week1 Group 6 CRL 2014 Final @ Thirlmere

Saturday 23rd August Thirlmere Sports Ground 
2:40pm 18-1's Qual final Thirlmere Gold v Narellan
4:15pm 2nd Elim final Bundanoon v Picton
5:50pm 2nd Qual final Robertson v Mt Annan
7:30pm Res Qual final Mittagong v Pictonmore

Week 1 Group 6 CRL Finals @ Kirkham

Sunday 24th August Kirkham Park, Elderslie
8:40am 18-2's Elim final The Oaks v Thirlmere
10:15am 18-1's Elim final Mittagong v Picton
11:50am Res Elim final Narellan v Camden
1:25pm 1st Qual final Camden v Picton
3:00pm 1st Elim final Narellan v Appinmore

Group 6 CRL Weekly Programmes

From 5pm Friday afternoons the Group 6 CRL Weeks Programme is uploaded onto the web site.
Simply click on the "Newsletters & Programmes" tab to view this week's full Programme.more

2015 Moss Vale Dragons 1st Grade Coach

The Moss Vale Dragons Rugby League Football Club is seeking applications for the 2015 season coaches of the Under 18’s, Reserve and 1st Grade.more

The Reopening of the Jim Doc McClean Clubhouse

Bowral Rugby League 100 year celebrations/reunion and re-opening od the Jim 'Doc'McClean Clubhouse.more

Mr Tony Newell

We are saddened to hear of the passing of Mr Tony Newell. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.
Tony played for Picton Magpies and Represented Country for Group 6 CRL.more

2014 Group 6 - Woodbridge Challenge

The Group 6 - Woodbridge Challenge will be played Saturday 14th June at Kirkham Park Elderslie
A U18's Group 6 rep team play a U18 Woodbridge Cup team for the shield.
Kick-off at 2:30pmmore

2014 Representative Team

Congratulations to the players selected in the 2014 Representative Team to play Group 7 this Saturday 17th May 2pm at Croom Regional Sporting Complex at Albion Park.
Attached is the both Groups teams lists.more

2014 U18's Redbacks

Congratulations to the following players selected in the 2014 Under 18's Greater Southern Region Redback's squad.
Michael Applebee (Camden)
Brayden Boaden (Mittagong)
Tre Sio (Narellan)
Sal Brancato (Narellan)
Jeremy Willis (Mittagong)more

U16's & U18's Regional Championships

The Greater Southern Regional U16's & U18's Championships will be held at Mackay Park, Batemans Bay 26th 27th April.
Attached is the weekend's draw & Team list. The Group 6 Bus will leaves Picton Bowling Club 7am Saturday 26th April players are to be there at 6:30ammore

Group 6 CRL RD 4 ANZAC Weekend

Group 6 CRL has a full round of Rugby League on Sunday of the ANZAC Weekend.
Attached is the weekend's draw.more

Split Round 2 5th 6th April

Wollondilly Council Grounds are closed again this weekend due to the wet weather. The Oaks v Camden games have been moved to Kirkham on Sunday if the weather permits. KIRKHAM OVAL HAS BEEN CLOSED NOW ALSO. All other RD 2 games will be rescheduled for Sunday 10 August.more

2014 Under 18's Training Squad

Congratulations to the players selected into the Group 6 CRL under 18's Training Squad which starts training next Wednesday at Picton.
Week 1 - 26/3/14 Picton Cancelled due to ground closures
Week 2 - 2/4/14 Picton
Week 3 - 9/4/14 Moss Vale
Week 4 - 16/4/14 Picton
Week 5 - 23/4/14 TBAmore

2014 9's Pre-Season Competition Draw

The 2014 Pre-Season Competition starts Saturday at Sid Sharpe Oval.
Week 2 at Appin for the North Pool and Mittagong for the South Pool
Week 3 Finals at Victoria Park Picton
Under 16 years Free Entry Over 16 Years $5.00 Entry
The full draw is attachedmore

2013 Coaches Courses

Saturday 22 March - MGC
9am to 3pm
Wests Leagues Club, Leumeah
Cost $80

Sunday 23 March - IGC
9am to 3pm
Wests Leagues Club, Leumeah
Cost - $80

If participants come to both days cost will be ONLY $80 for the 2 days.

All registrations are online at:


The Rugby League community is today paying tribute to Country Rugby League Chairman Mr Wayne ‘Jock’ Colley OAM, who has passed away aged 61.more

Thinking of becoming a Referee ?

If you're 13 years old you can became a Group 6 Referee.
Check out the attached Group 6 Referees Recruitment Informationmore

Wests vs Panthers Trial @ Camden

Saturday 8th February Kirkham Oval Camden
NYC - 3:30pm NSW Cup 5:15pm NRL 7:30pm
Tickets on sale Tuesday 21st January
from Gear Zone Macarthur Square & Concord.
Also available at Combined Real Estates Narellan, Camden, Campbelltown & Leumeh
Children 5-16 $7 Adults $15 Family (4) $40more

Proposed 2014 Bargo Sports Club First Grade Draw

Download a copy of the proposed 2014 Bargo Sports Club 2014 First Grade Draw.more

Wests Tigers SG Ball

Congratulations to the Group 6 boys selected in the Wests Tigers SG Ball Squadmore

Wests Tigers Under 17's Development Squad

Congratulations to the Group 6 boys selected into the Wests Tigers Under 17's Development Squadmore

Group 6 CRL Life Members & Doc McClean winners

Group 6 CRL is updating the contact details for all Group 6 CRL Life Members and Doc McClean Medal Winners.

Could you please contact the Executive Officer with your current contact details.
or via post P.O. Box 7017 Mt Annan NSW 2567
Phone 0450 010 770more

Jets planning for the 2014 season

The Narellan Jets are seeking applications for the 2014 season in the following positions: Under 18 Coach & Reserve Grade Player Coach or non playing Coach.
Interested applicants should forward an application outlining their experience and qualifications.Please also attach a current CV. Application close 1/11/13
Sent to or PO BOX 1162 Camden NSW 2570more

2013 VB Group 6 CRL Grand Final Results

Under 18-2's – Picton Magpies 10 Appin Dogs 20
Under 18-1's – Mittagong Lions 26 Camden Rams 30
Second Division – Warragamba Wombats 4 Robertson Spuddies 8
Reserve Grade – Oakdale Workers 35 Mittagong Lions 16
First Grade – Mittagong Lions 22 Picton Magpies 24more

2013 VB - Group 6 CRL Grand Finals @ Kirkham

Sunday 15th September at Kirkham Park, Camden
Congratulations to the follow teams for making the 2013 VB – Group 6 CRL Grand Finals
8:40am Under 18-2’s Picton Magpies v Appin Dogs
10:15am Under 18-1’s Camden Rams v Mittagong Lions
11:50am 2nd Division Warragamba v Robertson
1:25pm Res. Grade Oakdale Workers v Mittagong Lions
3:15pm 1st Grade Mittagong Lions v Picton Magpiesmore

2013 Group 6 CRL Final Series

Final Series Admission Charges
Elimination / Qualifying / Semi Finals / Preliminary Final
• Adults - $10.00
• Open Age Players -$10.00
• Pensioners (Aged Only) - $3.00
Grand Finals
• Adults - $15.00
• Open Age Players -$15.00
• Pensioners (Aged Only) - $3.00
Children – UNDER 16 FREE
Support staff and U18 Player who present pass will pay entry fee $2.00more

2013 Player of the Year Awards

1st Minor Premiers Mittagong
Club Championships Mittagong
U18-2's Player of the Year Alec Bush The Oaks
U18-1's Player of the Year Toby Huxley Camden & Jesse Elliott Mittagong
2nd Div.Player of the Year Aaron Ditton Robertson
Res.Player of the Year Jake Mercieca Mittagong
1st Player of the Year Shannon Gallant Narellan & Chris Corby Camden
1st Coach of the Year Scott Borg Mittagongmore

2013 Group 6 CRL Preliminary Finals @ Narellan

U18-2's 8:40am The Oaks v Appin
U18-1's 10:15am Mittagong v Campbelltown Kangaroos
2ND Division 11:50am Robertson v Bundanoon
Res. Grade 1:25pm Camden Rams v Mittagong RLFC
1st Grade 3:00pm Narellan Jets v Picton Magpiesmore

2013 Spectator numbers are up on last year!

With some great quality local Rugby League matches being played in the Group 6 CRL 2013 Finals Series, we are seeing bigger & better crowds. Now the first week is behind us, I can confirm the crowd numbers are up on last year's. The hard working Group 6 CRL Committee has been copping it from the critics, but I'm glad to say our competition is very healthy in Group 6. Group 6 EOmore

Mr Harvey Shepherd

We are saddened to hear of the passing of Mr Harvey Shepherd. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.
Harvey was a Life Member of the Camden Rams and was presented the Group 6 CRL Doc McClean Medal in 1986 for his great service to the club.
Mr Shepherd's funeral will be held, 10:30an Monday 26th August at Camden Civic Centre. Oxley St Camden.more

Congratulations to the 2013 Minor Premiers

1st Grade Mittagong
Res.Grade Oakdale
2nd Div. Robertson
Under 18-1 Mittagong
Under 18-2 The Oaksmore

Group 6 Senior Representative Team

The Group 6 Senior Representative Team heads off the Forster this weekend to play Group 2 in round 3 of the AAMI COUNTRY RUGBY LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS.
team list attached.more

Group 6 Men of League Meeting

The next Macarthur/Southern Highlands Men of League Meeting, will be held at Picton Bowling Club. Tuesday 25th June 5.30pm.more

2013 Group 6 CRL Senior Representative Squad

Congratulations to the players who have been selected in the 2013 Senior Representative Squad. Training will start this Wednesday 8th May at Victoria Park Picton 6:30pm.
Any changes to training times will be on Group 6 CRL Facebookmore

Group 6 Branch, Men of League

A upcoming meeting will be held at Picton Bowling Club 5pm Tuesday 14th May, to start a Group 6 Branch of Men of League.
The meeting will appoint a steering committee for the new branch. The Group 6 Branch will cover the areas of Campbelltown, Macarthur and the Southern Highlands. Anyone interested in becoming a member of the branch please come along to the meeting.more

Changes to the Under 18's Competition

Group 6 has regraded the under 18's Competition into an Under 18-1's and Under 18-2's from round 5. See the Fixtures/Results tab for more details.more

Nathan Hindmarsh Interview

Clink on the link to see an interview on Nathan Hindmarsh playing in Group 6more

Group 6 Newsletters now sent out Mondays

The Group 6 Rugby League Newsletters are now sent out on Monday mornings to report on the weekends footy.
Download a copy of the newsletter in the Library section of the website.more

2013 Under 18's Group 6 CRL Presentative Team

Congratulations to the following players who have been named in the 2013 Under 18's Group 6 CRL Representative Team.
Thank you to all the players who tried out and for their great effort. Group 6 CRL wishes you the best of luck in the in the 2013 season.more

Group 6 CRL Representative Squad

Congratulations to the following players who have been selected into the 2013 under 18's Representative squad.
The squad will start training this Wednesday 13th March 6:30pm to 8:30pm Victoria Park Picton. Players who cannot attend, need to contact Stephen Hazelton 0450 010 770more

2013 Combine Draw 18's, 2nd, Res & First Grade

Download a copy of the 2013 Combine Drawmore

Find Representative Updates on Facebook

Clink on the Facebook tab on the right hand column.more

Narellan Jets Trial Cancelled

The scheduled trial, Narellan v Kingsgrove Colts has been cancelled due to the wet weathermore

Proposed 10 Team Draw

Download a copy of the porposed 2013 10 Team Drawmore

Moss Vale reunion for Hindmarsh brothers

By SAM HALL Jan. 3, 2013, midnight

Former Parramatta Eels duo Nathan and Ian Hindmarsh are set to reunite in 2013 where their professional careers first materialised - with a junior club, the Moss Vale Dragons.more

Congratulations to Allen Foster

Congratulations to Allen Foster on his appointment to the CRL Referee's Appointments Board.more

Group 6 Newsletters

You can now find the Group 6 Newsletters in the Library section of this web site.more

2013 NEW Group 6 Calendar

Download a copy of the 2013 Group 6 Calendar Rev.3more

Bargo Sports Club 2013 First Grade Draw

Download the Bargo Sports Club 2013 First Grade Draw.more

New Rugby League Logos Unveiled.

The NRL has launched their new logos.more

Tough Love In League - Curbing Violence in Our Game

Following on from the successful trials of the Tough Love in League (TLIL) program in 2011, NSW Junior Leagues will fully implement the policy in 2012.



The policy will be enforced in all age groups from under 13’s through to under 18’s.

Other minor changes have been made to the policies which are outlined in the attached brochure.

The program has the endorsement of the NSW Rugby League, and is documented in this brochure.



No longer will a minority ruin the Rugby League experience for the vast majority.

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