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Apply today! Grant Chamberlain and Lachlan Patterson with the Garden and Montgomerie team at the new premises opening last week.

A New Era For Garden And Montgomerie In Canowindra

Last Wednesday evening over 60 people joined the Garden and Montgomerie team at their new premises on Gaskill St. Garden and Montgomerie purchased the old NAB Building at the end of last year after the banks sudden closure. The transformation from the old bank to this new 21st century office is amazing! The fresh coat of paint and new furniture and furnishings have really brought this old building back to life. You can even enter the old bank safe and read notes on the ceiling from past bank employees. Current and past clients of Garden and Montgomerie and members of the Canowindra community mingled well into the evening with lovely food catered by Tommy Jeffs of Montrose House. Grant Chamberlain, Principal spoke

on the evening “I would like to welcome everyone to the new premises, I am very proud of the new building as it is certainly a step up on the last office that had never changed since about the 1950’s!” “I would like to thank Rosa, the Project Manager who has co-ordinated the renovation and Lachlan Patterson, Associate Solicitor for his muscle and strength in demolishing walls and taking trailer loads of rubbish away,” said Grant. Garden and Montgomerie have served the Canowindra community for more than 40 years and are excited to welcome you into the new premises. The new office will be open Monday’s and Wednesday’s from 11.30am – 4.30pm.


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LETTERS phone l (02) 6344 1846

To the Editor,

Street Address: 84 Gaskill St Canowindra 2804 Postal Address: PO Box 251 Canowindra 2804

Recently my wife and I (Dot and Les Pfeiffer) were blessed to enjoy a nine day trip through Central Australia. We flew to Darwin and hired a vehicle and travelled south on the Sturt Highway. During the next nine days we travelled to Uluru. Some of the highlights of the trip were; a visit to the war cemetry at Adelaide River this is a very well kept area and contains lots of history about the Second World War. Adelaide River had lots of troops there and a one hundred bed hospital during the Japanese attack on Darwin. There were 64 bombing raids killing 230 persons and sinking 8 ships in the Darwin Harbour. We enjoyed a cruise on Katherine Gorge with it’s beautiful coloured rock faces. A visit to the Devils Marbles was interesting with it’s huge rocks. We also visited a big watermelon farm. Great to see Simpsons Gap, near Alice Springs travelling on we could see Mt Connor in the distance.

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Then Uluru and the Olgas came into view. Visiting the rock to see the colour change at sunset was an experience. It looked a lot steeper than when we climbed it in 1984. Next came a visit to Kings Canyon, an amazing place. Tourism is a big industry at Uluru with hundreds of tourists coming and going. We were pleased to see the cooperation between white people and the indigenous people. In most towns there are Acadamy Cafes where young indigenous people are being trained in hospitiality. Just an example of joint businesses. Les Pfeiffer

Have your say... Have your say on the issues that affect you and your community. To submit a letter to the Editor email us at or mail us at PO Box 251 Canowindra NSW 2804. Letters to the Canowindra Phoenix must carry the senders name, home address and day and evening phone numbers. Pseudonyms are not accepted. The opinions and views of readers are not necessarily the views of the staff and Management of The Canowindra Phoenix.


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THUMBS UP To Cabonne Council for fixing the Canowindra-Eugowra Rd.

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QUESTION of the week

Mel with her great catch!

Catch of the Week: Melissa Hammond caught this Cod down at the Belubula River over the long weekend. Have you been fishing lately? We would love to see your pictures, please send them to editor@ Cano Mocs and Docs 2804: Is a short film festival for Documentaries and Mockumentaries involving STEM based themes i.e. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) supported by the Age of Fishes Museum and Cabonne Council. Everyone is welcome to attend the film festival at The Age of Fishes Museum on Saturday October 13, 2018 from 6:30 to 9:30pm. This year’s signature item is "Fossil", from the Science category and must be included creatively in your film. The festival's aim is to help rural and regional youth gain access to education, training and jobs, through grants, scholarships, support services and resources. So please enter a short film through and make it interesting, uplifting and suitable for general exhibition. Entries close on the 20th September 2018. Daroo Awards: Customers and clients have only three weeks to nominate their favourite businesses for the 2018 Cabonne Daroo Business Awards. Nominations for

this year’s awards officially close on 30 June 2018 after which finalists in a wide range of categories will be announced and customers will be given the chance to vote online for this year’s winners. Nominations must be made on the printed forms, which are available at various points in Cabonne villages and can also be obtained by contacting Cabonne Council on 6392 3200, Central NSW Business HQ on 6362 0448 or emailing The coveted Best Business in Cabonne and 16 other category winners will be announced at a gala dinner at Eugowra on Friday 2 November 2018. Cabonne Mayor Kevin Beatty said the awards recognise businesses and organisations that demonstrate a commitment to excellence in their service or management.

What is your favorite thing to do in Winter?

Fran French: Stay inside and keep warm or have a coffee with friends.

Yard Sale: Upper Green Farm at Moorbel will hold a Yard Sale this Sunday 17th June from 9am. For more information check out the advertisement on Page 5. Well Done: To Ludie Rogers from Canowindra Public School. Ludie wanted to raise money for the SRC (Student Representative Council) so approached local businesses and asked for donations. She also sold raffle tickets at the Team Penning event over the long weekend and raised a whopping $448 for the school!

Well Done to Ludie Rogers on her fundraising efforts.

• Locals supporting locals • Locally sourced product • Lambs bred by Muz & Bec on their farm Yeramba • Pigs supplied by Nelson & Jo White, Canowindra • Encouraging local farmers to help supply with grass fed beef


Come on in to see our weekly specials This week’s beef supplied by Clayton and Sarah Maynard.

Matt Rice: Have a port around the fire.

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Chef’s Specials

• Bosciaola Pasta • Schnitzel Stack • Chicken with Pesto sauce


To Gooloogong – Orders to be placed by Monday for delivery Tuesday. To Cargo & Cudal - Orders to be placed by Tuesday for delivery Wednesday.

Elissa Liondis: Put the slow cooker on in the morning and get home to a ready made dinner!

CLUB OPEN 7 DAYS Mon - Wed 11am Thurs - Sun 10am Gaskill St, Canowindra Phone 6344 1397

For information of members & their invited guests Is gambling a problem for you? Call G-LINE NSW a confidential, anonymous & free Counselling service 1800 8358 858


FRIDAY15th june

market night meat raffles

AND MEMBER's Badge Draws

IST DRAW $1,o00 • 2nd draw $1,ooo 3rd draw $1,000 • 4th draw $600 last week's winners: Elizabeth Farrell, Bernard Rue, Len Nash, Samantha D’Ombrair

This Sat 16th DJ Kev 8pm till late!

thunderstruck acdc show live saturday 25 august Tickets on Sale now!

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McGroders To Come Under New Ownership July 2018 will again bring a new chapter to the Forbes legal firm that has grown and changed over the century. From the first of July 2018 the practice known as McGroders will come under the ownership of Stephanie Hughes, from Hughes & Co. Lawyers & Conveyancing. For clients this change will have little impact except for a change of address, 9 Harold Street, Forbes. Dennis and the McGroders team will all move to 9 Harold Street, the phone number and other contact details will remain the same. Completed files from the past seven years, all title deeds, wills and other safe custody documents from RO Palmer; Palmer and Maccallum; Palmer Macccallum and Akon; Palmer Maccallum Akon and McGroder, Palmers and McGroders solicitors will remain in safe keeping at Hughes and Co Lawyers and Conveyancers. Dennis is approaching 66 and after a hard and satisfying working life to date and with 3 children living away and 6 grandchildren needs to put in place a viable succession plan for the practice for the benefit of his staff and his clients. He intends working for Hughes & Co. Lawyers & Conveyancing as a consultant until he retires. Dennis would like to assure the community and all his clients that he has not taken this decision lightly and that ensuring the continuity of quality service, continued employment of his staff and care for his clients has been paramount. He feels very confident that Stephanie Hughes and her team and the McGroders team will guide this historic Forbes legal practice into its new chapter with quality skills and service, young ideas, energy and enthusiasm. Finally and sadly the premise of 155 Lachlan Street will be unoccupied from July 1st 2018. This stately old building has been a private home, a maternity hospital and a legal office. It remains for lease or sale and any creative options would be welcome. Any questions or concerns can be addressed by McGroders solicitors on 6852 3366.

A Building with a Living History

Publisher Sarah Maynard and Group Sales Manager Roselea Buttigieg showing Taylah Cahill the ropes at The Phoenix.

Taylah’s Week At The Phoenix

For those of you who are unsure, I spent my last week at the Canowindra Phoenix for my Year 10 work experience. Working for the Canowindra Phoenix was a great learning experience. It helped me understand and appreciate how much work really goes into the free community newspaper each week. The highlight of my eventful week was the laughs shared around the office. Not only did I find a new appreciation for the industry and how much work is put into each week’s paper, I had a fun time helping out where I could and was always eager to start a new task. Everybody I met whilst working, were the most understanding and friendly people and I am extremely grateful I had the opportunity to work with each of them. Some of the work I was involved in included printing, proof reading and editing, social media posting to Facebook and Instagram and bundling and stacking the newspapers ready for delivery. I also walked along the Main Street to search for “Our Bloke” and ask the community the “Question of the Week”. Although the printing day left me with many paper cuts, I enjoyed every moment. I’d like to thank all the ladies who helped me have a better understanding of the work place. I’m glad to say I learned a lot during my time here. Overall, I am thankful for my experience and could not have been happier with my week. By Taylah Cahill


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McGroders past Lachlan T H E Band U I lall DIN G Wlegal I T H partnerships A l I V I N G Hof I S155 TOR Y St Forbes thank you all for your patronage over the past 40 years and look forward to continuing to serve our clients and community in the future under the new name Stephanie Hughes & Co Lawyers and Conveyances.

Bistro Special – Beer Battered Fish & Chips $15 Pool Comp – Every Thursday 6pm Open 7 days for lunch and dinner with weekly specials Takeaway meals available. Phone ahead for orders.

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Warm Winter Woolies now available at Kendal

Call next time you’re Spend in $100 the at Kendal in December to go into the draw to win a $1000 gift voucher. Drawn 24th December. in Orange

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OUR Gal Karina Douglass How long have you lived in or around Canowindra and what is the best thing about living here? I have lived in this area since I was 11.


Where do you work? St Edward’s Catholic Primary School as a teacher, I teach Year 1/2.

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What do you love most about your work? Seeing the beautiful smiles on childrens faces when they achieve something new.

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How do you start your day? With a coffee.

FOR ALL YOUR SMALL PRINTING NEEDS COLOUR • B&W • RANGE OF PAPER SIZES Call into Canowindra Phoenix Office on Gaskill Street for quick, easy printing or phone 6344 1846.


What do you do to unwind after work or on weekends? I like to catch up with family and friends or read a good book. If you could have a super power what would it be? To be a mind reader. Tell us about your best holiday ever? Best holiday ever would have to be when I went to South West Rocks with my family. What makes your day? Ariving home to my family.

Every Friday 9.30am – noon Foodbasket at Canowindra Uniting Church Hall

CLASSIFIEDS WINE BARRELS FOR SALE Half wine barrels $130 each Full wine barrels $250 each Ph: Parkes Brick & Pavers 6862 2253

• Tractors, bobcats, machinery and tools • Boats, vehicles, ballooning equipment and trailers • Dining tables and chairs, billiard table, furniture • Appliances, fridges, kitchen and laundry whitegoods • Beds, linen and homewares • Ornaments, garden furniture and sports equipment

Thanks to Dr O’Ryan and the staff at Canowindra Hospital, Canowindra Community Health Centre, the UPA, Dr Adam Wild, The Bowling Ladies for their catering, Angela Ellis for her singing and all our friends and family for the support and kindness shown after the recent passing of Ron Lynch.

Every Thursday 10am Service at Peace Uniting Church Canowindra

Sunday 24th June 9.30am Peace Uniting Church 4pm St Matthew’s Eugowra

Sunday 17 June from 9am at 46 Red Lane, Moorbel


The Anglican and Uniting Churches of Canowindra and surrounding districts Phone 6344 1643

Sunday 17th June 8am St Matthew’s Eugowra 9.30am Peace Uniting Church 11.15am Cranbury Community Uniting Church

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With thanks from The Lynch Family.

69 Ryall St, Canowindra • P 6344 1605

Social Bowls Available Anytime

Friday Nights 6pm Mystery Bowls Event Jackpot


Monday from 3pm, Tues - Wed from 12pm Thurs-Sun from 11am, Thurs Bowls 1.30pm FRIDAY Badge Draw $2,200. Plus Raffles SUNDAY Badge Draw $550. Drawn 5-6pm Chinese Restaurant: Phone 6344 1647 Open: Tue – Sun Dinner 5 - 9pm Wed – Sun lunch 12 - 2.30pm

Part Time Registered Nurse (approx 40hrs/week) Must have minimum 2 years post grad experience.

Care Workers Needed Looking for a fulfilling career in Aged Care within a loving friendly environment Situated just 2km from Canowindra at Moyne Aged Care Plus Please email resume to

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WHAT’S On 14 Jun

Bingo at Canowindra Bowling Club, from 11am.

14 Jun

Pool Competition at Canowindra Hotel, from 6pm every Thursday.

15 Jun

Members Badge Draw & Market Night Meat Raffles at Canowindra Services Club

14 Jun

15 Jun

15-16 Jun

15-17 Jun 16 Jun

Lachlan Patterson, Garden & Montgomerie and Joseph Cunial, CKC Accountants.

Foodbasket at Canowindra Uniting Church Hall, 9.30am – noon. NSW Dorset Championships, at Cowra Showground.

156th Hold Up at Escort Rock Anniversary. Book in now at Eddy’s of Canowindra Ph 0498 729 947 or email Chris Kenyon “Ben Hall” Art Exhibition Opening 6pm @ Eddy’s of Canowindra.

Dj Kev at Canowindra Services Club, 8pm til late.

17 Jun

Upper Green Farm Yard Sale, from 9am at 46 Red Lane Moorbel. Everything must go. Email for more info.

22 Jun

28 Jun 28 Jun 1 Jul 6 Jul

7 Jul 26 Jul 25 Aug Ongoing Ongoing Christina Rice, Graham and Jan Kerr and Graeme and Alison Beasley.

Central Tablelands Local Land Services Soil & Pasture Health Workshop, 9.30am – 12.30pm. For information or to book please contact Phil Cranney on 0458 745 478.

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28 Jun

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Ian Simpson & Co Auction of 16 Canowindra Street & 444 Rivers Road Canowindra. 3pm at Canowindra Services Club. For more information contact Cheryl Newsom 0411 211 065. Wrap With Love Knitting Group Meeting, 4th Thursday of every month at the HACC Office. Come bring your size 8 needles, enjoy a cuppa and chat while you contribute to our valuable, colourful wraps.

Mothers Group Meeting Every fortnight. 11.15am Canowindra library. Phone Rochelle Family Community Health Nurse 6340 3300. CWA of NSW Canowindra Branch Meeting. 6.30pm at CWA Hall, Blatchford St. For more information contact Meetings are held every fourth Thursday (except for Dec).

War on Waste/UFO (Unfinished Objects), 10am- 2pm at CWA Hall, Blatchford St. The last Sunday of every month (except Dec). For more information contact Celia on 0417 718 174. Adult Survivors of Child Abuse - Cowra Support Group Meeting @ 12:30pm. Open to all survivors of any community. If interested contact Pascale on 6342 1612. Members come from Canberra, Temora, Forbes etc. All details on the website: recover. Moorbel Hall Markets, 8am – 12pm. BBQ and morning tea available. Phone Warwick on 6344 2025 for more information or to book a stall.

CWA Meeting with Guest Speaker Ruth Shanks, President of the Associated Country Women of the World. 6.30pm for 7.00pm at the CWA Hall. Cost is $10pp and includes a light dinner. Thunderstruck ACDC Live Show, at the Canowindra Services Club. Tickets on sale Friday 25th May. Beginners Golf at Canowindra Golf Club, every Monday & Friday from 3-4pm. Contact Ros Partridge 0438 709 934 or David Carman 0432 946 285.

Canowindra Pythons Rugby Union Club Training every Thursday, 6.30pm at The Oval Canowindra High School P&C Meeting, on the 4th Tuesday of the month during school terms. New members are always welcome.

World President To Address CWA The Canowindra CWA is delighted that World President of the Associated Country Women of the World (ACWW), Ruth Shanks, will address their July meeting. Everyone is invited to attend what will be a fascinating address. Mrs Shanks is a member of the CWA Dubbo Evening Branch and became World President in 2013. Ruth Shanks has valuable insight into country and regional life through ‘living the experience’ and is willing to put herself ‘out there’ for the betterment of life in Australia. Mrs Shanks received a Member of the Or-

der of Australia (AM) in the 2006 Australia Day honours for her service to people in rural areas particularly through the Country Women’s Association of New South Wales, and to the community of Dubbo. In 2007, Mrs Shanks became the ACWW South Pacific Area President, a role she has held until the recent ACWW conference (September 2013). During her time in this role she has visited ACWW projects in Papa New Guinea, East Timor, Tuvalu and Tonga. She was also CWA State President for three years. The Associated Country Women of the

World was formed in 1933 to bring all rural women’s organisations together with an aim of futhering international cooperation. Today ACWW works in partnership with it’s members and member societies, offering mutual support, friendship and practical help to women and communities around the world. ACWW has over 460 member societies active in over 70 countries. If you would like to come along to hear Mrs Shanks speak, please do so on Thursday 26 July, 2018 at 6:30pm for 7pm in the CWA Hall. The evening will cost $10 and includes a light dinner.

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Canowindra Tigers Juniors Say Thanks Canowindra Tigers Junior Rugby League Club would like to thank the sponsors for the 2017/2018 season. For the most part, teams have been sponsored by the same businesses for years. This is a tradition that speaks volumes for both the local businesses and the people that run them. The club would struggle without this support. The money that they give Canowindra Junior Rugby League goes towards paying for jerseys for two seasons. At the end of the season, these are then given to the players as a keep sake of their glory days playing for the Tigers. This also allows parents to get kids into a sport as cheap as possible, given that they have to pay for boots, headgear and travel to get them to games each weekend. The committee, the parents and most importantly, the kids are grateful. The club committee wants to ensure that these local businesses get the recognition for their contribution because they are buying the kids of our community a chance to play a sport that they love in their own community that is steeped in tradition. Below is a list of our major and minor sponsors. It would be great if everyone that reads this would shop local and support them, the money you spend with them is going to help them help the kids of this great town for many years to come. Major Sponsors • Under 8s: Chris Williams Rural Supplies

• Junior League Tag: Central Motors • Under 10s: Canowindra Services Club and The Shearing Shed • Under 12s: Rob Burn Carpentry • Under 14s: Canowindra Produce • Under 16s: Garden of Roses Minor Sponsors • Aaron Earsman Builder • The Royal Hotel • Belubula Butchery • McClintock’s Canowindra Junior Tigers will soon be calling for sponsors for the 2019/2020 season so that jerseys can be ordered in time for season start next year. If you would like to be a part of this great tradition of support for the community, please give Kath Davis 0438 077 490 Michelle Burn, 0427 442 301 or Anthony Cahill 0427 660 157 a call.

Junior Tigers in action.

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Mayor Welcomes Big Jump In Central West Tourism Cabonne Mayor Kevin Beatty has welcomed a big increase in Central West tourism during the past year, describing it as great news for Cabonne. The latest figures released by Destination NSW show overnight visitation in the Central West jumped by 21.2% to the end of December last year, with 2.5 million people staying in the region, and those visitors spent $970 million, an increase of 17%. “By comparison, overnight visitation in the Hunter was up by 8.7% and the Blue Mountains 7.7% so our Central West tourism operators, organisations and staff must be doing something right,” Cr Beatty said. International overnight visitors spent $33m in the Central West which is up 25.6% from the previous year. Cr Beatty said an integral part of Cabonne’s Tourism Plan was to work on a regional basis with Destination NSW, Orange Region Tourism and the Central Regional Organisation of Councils through Central NSW Tourism to bring people to the area and then encourage them to visit Cabonne’s towns and villages. “Any additional tourists means more people are enjoying Cabonne’s wonderful food and wine products, natural attractions and quaint villages and that provides a big boost to our local economies,” he said. “This region has worked collaboratively on the Unearth tourism campaign and it’s great to see these united efforts paying dividends.”



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Canowindra Public School students Cooper Williams, Noah Hamer, Archie Moore, Destinae Fitzpatrick and Thomas Street enjoying the Athletics Carnival last Friday.

MEN’S BOWLS The winners of the mixed mufti bowls last Sunday were the team of Teddy Lawrence, Barney Robson and Westy Wyburn. The runners up were the team of Tot Fisher, Peter Taylor and Jenny Middleton. Saturday 16th June – Minor Pairs – N Delaney and P Markcrow v M Cramp and M McMullen. Major Singles – P Taylor v V Mirto and the Marker is D Beath. Major Pairs Final – C and B Webb v S Kirkman and I Nelder. Sunday 17th June – Be sure to be at the club by 1.30pm if you wish to participate in the novelty event with a jackpot worth in excess of $665. This will be followed by mixed mufti turn around triples bowls with names in by 1.30pm for a 2.00pm start with one game of 15 ends. The badge draw of $550 will be drawn between 5-6pm and you must be in the club to win! There will also be raffles at 5.30pm. Friday badge draw is up to $2,200 and Bingo is on this Thursday at 11am. By Ian Nelder

WOMEN’S BOWLS The final of the Club Pairs Championship was finally played on Sunday 10th June. Betty Jenkins and Dianne Mooney defeated Jill Messenger and Colleen Crump 17-10. Results of three matches played in the Club Triples Championship. Shirley Robson, Betty Jenkins (sub. for

Diane Slattery) and Libby Balcombe defeated Nancy Morrow, Deanna Noble and Jo Davies 27-15. Jenny Middleton, Moyna Rue and Dianne Mooney defeated Leanne Stevenson, Jill Messenger (sub. for Christine Pickard) and Sandy McDonald 24-7. Joice McNaught, Jeanette Wheeldon and Penny Nash defeated Daph Bryant, Ellen Petty and Gwen Haydon 25-16. One social pairs was played. Jean Roth and Joyce Middleton defeated Jenny Daly and Bobbie Turner 17-15. The Lucky Draw was won by Sandy McDonald with No. 12. Matches set down for Tuesday 19th June. Shirley Robson, Diane Slattery and Libby Balcombe v Jenny Middleton, Moyna Rue and Dianne Mooney and Joice McNaught, Jeanette Wheeldon and Penny Nash v Joyce Middleton, Liz Thornberry and Colleen Crump. We enjoyed a very tasty birthday lunch after bowls for all those members who had birthdays from January to June. President Betty Jenkins made a special sponge cake decorated with cream and strawberries for Jean Roth who celebrated her 80th birthday in May. Our AGM is being held on Tuesday 26th June. President Betty Jenkins would like to thank the members who worked on the Driver Reviver roster on Saturday, 9th June. It is a very worthwhile service for the travelling public who can take a break and have time to enjoy a cuppa and a chat. By Shirley Robson

CANOWINDRA TIGERS Canowindra Tigers had a very strong second-half to edge out the home team by one point winning 25 points to 24 against Cargo last weekend. The Tigers were very lethargic the first half and their intensity in defence wasn’t there and Cargo ran in four tries. The Tigers were a completely different side in the second half and a far better side to hold Cargo to only two points after being down 22 points to 6. With good rotation

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from the bench the forward pack gained control and the backs capitalised on their opportunities. With the scores locked at 24 all and five minutes to go Matt Maclean hit the post with a penalty attempt. Three points and players player went to Jayden Brown, 2 points to Brad Bowman and 1 to Aaron Earsman. This week the Tigers play Peak Hill at the Oval. By Barry Traves

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