Local sport

SPORT: Golfers tee off to a sunny start

Fantastic tee offs, good putts and a birdie or two had golfers in friendly competition mode, as they set off to prove who would be the best golfer of the day.

SPORTS: Cricketers sizzle in weekend action

Highlands batted first and amassed 181 runs in 29 overs, where Connie Niewoudt and Craig Pedersen were the main contributors, running up 59 runs and 33 runs respectively.

Racing Pigeon Club off to a flyer

Fanciers of the Newcastle Racing Pigeon Club have battled it out in numerous races this season, with newcomers, Dawid van Rooyen, Dave McMillan and Mike Villiers impressing.

Bowling club elects its leaders

Newcastle Bowling Club hosted its annual prize giving last weekend, with an appreciative number of members in attendance.

Breakwaters and Stillwaters ride the wave

Summarising a successful season, Breakwaters was crowned VME League champion and AA Tours Grand Challenge champion, and was runner-up in the Transnat Knock Out.