Castlemaine bowlers toast successful season

Castlemaine Bowling Club held its Annual General Meeting on Monday April 29.

Creekers celebrate new court and cup

Campbells Creek FNC hosted their first home game of the season, against Maldon, and were thrilled to be able to showcase their brand new netball court, after many years of planning and hoping. The day also marked the annual 'Peter Cole Cup' which made its way back to Maldon after a big day of football and netball action.

Footy fever at Auskick

The Mt Alexander Falcons Auskick program kicked off in April for all genders aged five to nine, focused on safe, inclusive and fun learning of game-based footy skills.

Making fishing better

VRFish, the peak body for recreational fishing in Victoria, is calling on recreational fishers to have their say on how VRFish can make fishing better via the annual VRFish advocacy priorities survey.

Young Magpies shine against Hawks

Castlemaine FNC travelled up to Eaglehawk for Round 4 of the Bendigo Football Netball League and Round 5 of the Central Victoria Football League.

Castlemaine Golf Club news 

On Thursday at Castlemaine Golf Club, 27 players participated in a stableford competition.

Big wins for Maldon

Round 4 was a great day out for the Maldon Football Netball Club with the Dons winning all games of football and almost all games of netball, except for Under 13s, securing the Cole Cup for another year.

Montagna set to be a Magpie

Castlemaine Football Netball Club was thrilled to be among the five Victorian clubs chosen in the 2024 ‘The Carlton Draft’ proudly supported by Carlton Draught and representatives travelled to Melbourne on Tuesday night to make their selections and find out who would be donning the black and white as part of the Carlton Draft appearance later this year.

Bombers Vs Giants

It was a frosty start for the MFNC’s second home game of the season which turned into a beautiful day for football and netball. Overall, it was a fairly dominant day for the football winning 4 out the 5 games with some big scores posted in the reserves and seniors. The netballers had a tough day on the court against some very strong opposition losing all games for the day.

President v Captain

Tuesday's nine hole competition at Mount Alexander Golf Club saw Eileen Strong win the ladies stroke round with 31 nett, runner-up with 32-1/2 nett was Myrl Hauser. Judy Ewing won the putting with 14.

Popular Parkrun

On their first cold morning of the year Castlemaine Parkrun had 96 participants, 20 of whom were walkers. They welcomed three first timers and 16 visitors. The visitors had travelled to Castlemaine from Perth, Canberra, Melbourne, Tamworth and Launceston. Donna, our Launceston visitor had a good running story to tell.

Magpies valiant against the Bulldogs

Round 3 saw a large home crowd turn out to watch Castlemaine Football Netball Club take on strong Golden Square teams.