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The Hunter Women’s Chronicle temporarily suspends publishing operations

The Hunter Women's Chronicle has made the difficult decision to suspend publishing operations indefinitely. The decision to temporarily close doors comes as a result of the ongoing global situation surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. As many,...

Black Diamond Cup suspended: AFLHCC confirm league to return May 31 at the earliest

The AFL Hunter Central Coast's new-look Black Diamond Cup Women's competition, which was set to begin its new life as a ten-team league April 4, has been delayed until at least May 31, the...

Women’s Premier League suspended: NNSWF reverse original plan to “play on” during coronavirus crisis

Northern NSW Football has confirmed all premier Hunter competitions, including the Women's Premier League, have been suspended until April 14 due to the coronavirus. All clubs have also been ordered to cancel associated training...

Greater Open Championship suspended until at least May 2 due to COVID-19 concerns

All 2020 Newcastle Netball Association competitions, including the Greater Open Championship, has been delayed after the Prime Minister declared all non-essential gatherings of more than 500 people "suspended" from Monday, March 16. The Chronicle can confirm NNA...

Newcastle Hunters’ season opener put on ice due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns

The Newcastle Hunters' Waratah League season opener at Newcastle Basketball Stadium—which was set to be hosted as a double-header alongside the men's team—has been put on ice amidst growing coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns. The defending champions,...

WPL: Broadmeadow Magic vs Thornton Redbacks delayed due to COVID-19 test

Northern NSW Football has postponed the upcoming Women's Premier League fixture between Broadmeadow Magic vs Thornton Redbacks, the regional administrative body announced on Friday afternoon. According to a release from NNSWF sent out just after...

Merewether’s Scott Ellis calls for more Women’s Premier League games at No.2 Sportsground

Merewether's new coach has called for more Women's Premier League matches to be held at No.2 Sportsground, after his side played out a 3–3 draw with defending champs New Lambton at the "brilliant" inner-city...

Five-star Matildas outgun Vietnam in Newcastle to take over Olympics qualifying battle

The Matildas were at their unstoppable best as they fired five past Olympics rivals Vietnam in front of 14,014 in Newcastle to take a commanding lead in the two-legged duel for a spot in Tokyo...

Sarah Halvorsen to start for the Giants against Richmond in Wagga Wagga this weekend

Newcastle star Sarah Halvorsen is set to make her AFL Women's debut this weekend for the GWS Giants, as the Sydney team heads south to Wagga Wagga to face Richmond in the league's fifth...

Anderson rolls through first Surfest set with ease, “lucky” Baum tumbles in third-round battle

Philippa Anderson roared into Surfest's Doyle Partners Women's Pro contention in style on Wednesday, blowing away her third-round competitors to clock up the highest single-wave score of the round as she barrelled through her...