Golf Southland News

MLT Vice Presidents Pennants

The 2020 MLT Vice Presidents Pennants competition got underway with two rounds at the weekend, with Hedgehope the only team to record two wins.

In the morning round Hedgehope defeated Mataura 4-2, Invercargill drew 3-all with Green Acres and Queens Park also drew 3-all with Winton, with Gore having the bye.

In the afternoon Hedgehope defeated Winton 5-1, Gore drew with Invercargill 3-all and Queens Park defeated Mataura 5-1.

Southland Women’s Masters Team Named

The Southland Women’s Masters team will be hoping to return to its national title winning ways when it tees off at the New Zealand Masters Women’s Tournament at Clarks Beach Golf Club in Auckland in early April.

The team includes Robyn Boniface (Queens Park), Robyn Pullar (Invercargill), Olivia Frost (Invercargill) and Helen Baird (Dipton) and the non-traveling reserve is Jody Drysdale (Lumsden).

Laing Shield

Despite its latest defence including three squared matches, the Laing Shield remains firmly in the hands of Nightcaps after they defeated Queens Park 4 ½ – 1 ½.

Individual results were: Kyle Dobbie beat Murray Hamilton 8/7, Brett Dobbie beat Mark Doggett 6/5, Stu Dobbie squared with Richard Wheeler, Ross Mangles squared with Phil Van Der Lem, Alan Roberts squared with Darryl McLean and Peter Booth beat Darryl McGregor 4/3.

Nightcaps’ next challenge will be from Riverton.

Sport Southland Announce New Board Chair
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Sport Southland Announce New Board Chair

Southland Sports News - May 26, 2020

Invercargill business advisor and project manager Bevan Ellis has been appointed to chair an expanded Sport Southland Board. Ellis, who…

Salt Sticking to His Recipe For The Sal’s NBL
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Salt Sticking to His Recipe For The Sal’s NBL

Southland Sports News - May 22, 2020

Tall Black Jack Salt is going to do what he does best when he hits the floor in Auckland next…

Steel Face Tough Campaign When Netball’s ANZ Returns
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Steel Face Tough Campaign When Netball’s ANZ Returns

Southland Sports News - May 13, 2020

Southern Steel coach Reinga Bloxham admits her side faces a "brutal" season when netball's ANZ Premiership resumes under a new…

Academy Southland Coach Performance Programme 2020 Intake
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Academy Southland Coach Performance Programme 2020 Intake

Nathan Burdon - southlandsport.com - May 12, 2020

Leyton Haddleton aspires to be part of the Tall Blacks management squad one day but it’s the impact his mentors…

Sport Southland To Administer Sport NZ Financial Relief Fund
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Sport Southland To Administer Sport NZ Financial Relief Fund

Southland Sports News - May 11, 2020

Southland sporting organisations will be able to access financial relief as part of a Sport NZ Community Resilience Fund administered…

New Private Enterprise for Koha Kai
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Community, News
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New Private Enterprise for Koha Kai

Aimee Wilson - May 29, 2020

Koha Kai is on the move and one step closer to becoming self-sustainable after a joint venture with the Ministry…

Watch: ICC Extraordinary Meeting 28th May
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Invercargill City Council, News
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Watch: ICC Extraordinary Meeting 28th May

News Desk - May 28, 2020

Extraordinary Meeting of the Invercargill City Council to be held in the Victoria Room, Civic Theatre on Thursday 28 May…

Watch: COVID-19 National Response Update, 27th May
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Covid-19, News
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Watch: COVID-19 National Response Update, 27th May

News Desk - May 28, 2020

The All of Government COVID-19 National Response will provide an update at 1.00 pm today. Speaker: Director-General of Health, Dr…

Watch Live: NASA and SpaceX Launch
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Watch Live: NASA and SpaceX Launch

Mike Sanford - May 28, 2020

UPDATE: Today's launch has been cancelled till Sunday 7am NZ time. Watch history unfold on live as NASA and SpaceX…

Ambitious Bridge Replacement Programme Under Way
News, Southland District Council
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News, Southland District Council
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Ambitious Bridge Replacement Programme Under Way

News Desk - May 28, 2020

An ambitious one-year bridge replacement programme kicked off in Southland District in May. Up to 19 bridges, most of them…