Forty CVBD bowlers compete at annual event at Moama Bowling Club.November 15, 2012 4:23am
Campaspe Valley Bowls Division held its annual veterans play-day of bowls at Moama Bowling Club on Monday.
Forty bowlers were in action on the greens, while 18 bowlers received the super veterans badge, presented by Merilyn Rehe and Athol Mills (Bendigo).
On the greens, Barry Barbary skipped the winning team comprising Margaret Tarrant, Max Compton and Phylis Thompson (51 points, +16 shots, 3.3 per cent), ahead of Gwenda Coghill, Aileen Kennedy and Max Bennett (s) (51, +16, 2.8).
Clubs are reminded to forward (faxed) any entries for the CVBD state triples to the City of Echuca Bowls Club before 6pm Saturday.
Super veteran badges, women: Marie O’Brien, Nan Murphy (City of Echuca); Gwenda Coghill, Rae Ault (Rochester); Maureen Carr (Rich River); Elva Mulholland (Tongala); Norma Goller (Moama); men: Don Angove, Bob Pascoe, Daryl Phyland, Roy Mc Cuskey, Fred Every, Eddie Williamson (City of Echuca); Max Compton, Jack Rodgers, Norm White (Moama); David Morris (Tongala); Don Palmer (Elmore); Don Savino (Ky Valley View); Bert Polwarth (Tongala).
Jan and Peter Wallace will attend the most emotional Anzac Day dawn service there is.
The Yarrawonga and District Cemetery Trust has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the Department of Health to undertake development work at the Yarrawonga cemetery.
Members of Murchison Book Club are hosting a literary lunch with Vivien Achia, author of Marrying Italian — When Love is Not Enough.
Echuca shearer Franky Atkinson has earned himself a return trip to New Zealand next year after an impressive run of performances in shearing competitions.
William Napier, whose remains lie in Rochester cemetery, received the Empire's highest honour for gallantry while fighting for the British army during the Indian Mutiny.
Tongala family hopes for transplant call for six-year-old.
Family of former Seymour man killed in a road crash in Los Angeles before Christmas set up a Melbourne University scholarship in his honour.
Tocumwal's Don Elgin is aiming to compete at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland
The Cancer Council Relay For Life fundraiser is a cause close to the hearts, and feet, of many district residents.
Redgum sculpture is carved at Thompsons Beach, Cobram.
Deniliquin Police ConFest Operation nets 76 drug detections.
Murray Goulburn has lifted its milk prices to about $6.66 kg milk solids.
Benalla's Joda Plex was named Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE's student of the year at her graduation this month.
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