• South Fremantle’s Blake Schlensog. Photos by Les Everett
WAFL round seven
In a round full of interest and some surprise the performances of the WAFL’s two AFL-linked teams were remarkably contrasting. West Coast, featuring just six AFL-listed players, were absolutely thrashed by East Fremantle. Peel, with five AFL-listed players, kicked eight straight goals in the first quarter and led all day to beat Perth. Continue reading
Sunday 2 May – FIDA round three
Div 3/4: Mazenod v Williamstown
It was a beautiful day for FIDA football and we saw a terrific Div 3 /4 match at Central Reserve, Glen Waverley.
Gemma Houghton shoots for goal. Photo by Les Everett.
It was round five of the AFLW season. The Dockers were unbeaten in 2021 after an unbeaten season in 2020 for which they were credited with nothing. Continue reading
A look at The Dry (MA)
Even though he’s now in his early 50s Eric Bana remains one of Australia’s leading male actors. In this gripping murder-mystery he’s a Federal cop returning to his little hometown district where it hasn’t rained for 324 days.
Aaron Falk (Bana) is back home after 20 years away to pay his respects at an old mate’s funeral. In the town’s accepted folklore Luke (Martin Dingle Wall) committed suicide after murdering his wife and small son. Continue reading
Ace full-forward Steven Oliver passed the magic 1,000-goal mark in the Bendigo footy league’s round 17, in 2005, when he banged home 13 against Golden Square. Continue reading
We managed to squeeze in five movies ranging from excellent to reasonably good at the cinemas early in 2020 before they were forced to shut as COVID-19 struck.