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Treble victory in Tigerland

July 23, 2016 by  
Filed under Football Club, General, Women's Football

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 […]

Former Tiger appointed GM of O&M

July 23, 2016 by  
Filed under Football Club, General, Women's Football

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 […]

Sport Australia Hall of Fame member to kick Tigers season into full gear

July 23, 2016 by  
Filed under Football Club, General, Women's Football

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 […]

Relocated Rising Stars this weekend

July 19, 2016 by  
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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 […]

Hannah Dunn’s 100 game milestone

July 15, 2016 by  
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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 […]

Donors and Volunteers help complete Legends Stand sign and more…

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, […]

Hannah Dunn to become first female 100 Club member

July 11, 2016 by  
Filed under Football Club, General, Women's Football

This weekend Hannah Dunn will become the first ever female to play 100 games for the Tigers when she takes the field against Ainslie. Hannah will achieve the 100 game milestone on Saturday and later in the year will be inducted into the Tigers prestigious 100 Club at our annual 100 Club Dinner on Saturday, 27 […]

New lights in sight for Allinsure Park

July 8, 2016 by  
Filed under Football Club, General, Women's Football

NSW Minister for Sport, Stuart Ayres, seen below giving off an effective handball, and Member for Monaro John Barilaro, notching up a handball receive, today announced a grant of $200,000 toward the upgrade of oval lighting at Allinsure Park. “With the popularity of junior AFL and Auskick programs, and an increased focus on women’s football […]