This weekend there is only one game for the Tigers. Friday at Allinsure Park 6.30pm – First Grade v Gungahlin This match was rescheduled from a washout on 5 June 2016 All other grades have a bye. FREE ENTRY Growlers Deck and Bar open. Canteen open for coffee and snacks.
By Gemma Varcoe, Queanbeyan Age sports journalist. Republished with permission of the Queanbeyan Age. First published in the Queanbeyan Age, 22 July 2016. A decidedly festive atmosphere at Allinsure Park set the stage for three important victories for the Tigers Australian Football Club on Saturday, July 16. The Rising Stars kicked off the day from […]
THE Ovens and Murray has appointed former Queanbeyan Tiger Sean Barrett as their new general manager. Sean, or “Slick” as he was known to team mates, played 41 games for the Tigers in in 2001, 2002, and 2003. A very dependable Second Grade player, only one of those 41 games was in First Grade. Since […]
Back in 1990 when kickboxing had a relatively low sporting profile, Stan “The Man” Longinidis became the first Australian to win a world kickboxing title. He went on to win more titles and in 1996 he united two global strands of kickboxing by becoming the first Westerner to win the WMC World Heavyweight Muay Thai […]
ALL GAMES CANCELLED THIS WEEKEND Late this afternoon (Fri) AFL Canberra advised that all ACT sportsgrounds had been closed for the weekend. The closure affects all senior and junior football. Given the majority of games are being played at ACT grounds, as per By Law 15.10 (F) – page 30 – AFL Canberra have decided […]
CHANGE OF VENUE FOR RISING STARS THIS WEEKEND – Saturday 23 July A number of grounds in Canberra have been affected by recent wet weather and are currently closed. The reduced ground availability has resulted in AFL Canberra needing to move various matches around to make best use of available ovals. This weekend the Queanbeyan […]
Tigerettes No doubt the highlight of last weekend’s four senior grade matches was that our first ever female player to play 100 games for the Tigerettes. The popularity of Hannah Dunn was never more evident than prior to the Tigerettes match at home against Ainslie when former champion and record games holder Tony Wynd (347 […]
Hannah Dunn becomes first female to play 100 Australian rules games for Queanbeyan Tigers Football Club By Gemma Varcoe, Queanbeyan Age sports journalist. Republished with permission of the Queanbeyan Age. First published in the Queanbeyan Age, 14 July 2016. Queanbeyan Tigerettes captain Hannah Dunn will play her 100th match in the black and gold this […]
AFL Canberra Round 16 – Friday 15 and Saturday 16 July Friday – Rockley Oval, Googong 7.00pm – Second Grade v Belconnen Saturday – Allinsure Park 10am – Rising Stars v Belconnen 12pm – Women v Ainslie 2.00pm – First Grade v Belconnen Post-match awards back at the Tigers Club on Saturday at approx 6.45pm.
Several weeks ago club legend Mark “Merv” Armstrong put a call out to all past and current players, members of the 100 Club, and Tigers supporters asking for contributions to help fund an update of the Legends Stand sign on the Growlers Deck. Within a day or two several donors had contributed to the cause, […]