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Mornington’s Milestone Man

Playing in a cricket match with his father, two brothers and brother-in-law is a career highlight of Mornington Cricket Club +300-gamer Michael Voss. Padding up for his first game in the 1987/88 season at age 12, Voss played his 300th senior game back in 2015, making him only the seventh club member to play 300 […]

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council awards Aquatic Centre management tender to Belgravia Leisure

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council has announced the appointment of Belgravia Leisure as the facility manager of its new Rosebud Aquatic Centre with the facility management company to commence working with the Council in January 2020 for a five-year period. This tenure will include Belgravia Leisure supporting Council in the establishment and management of the day […]

Big V 2020 Coaching and Support Staff Wanted

Expressions of interest are open for Mornington Basketball’s Big V supporting roles! Mornington Breakers are currently seeking EOI for a Big V Head Senior Men’s Coach along with Assistant Coaches and Team Managers for their Senior Women, Senior Men, Youth League Men and Youth Leauge Women teams. If you are looking to be apart of […]

Mornington Soccer Club Female Open Day

If you’re looking to play female football with Mornington SC in Season 2020, head down to Dallas Brooks Park Sunday 8 December and enjoy the Seagulls Female Open Day and meet with Andy Martin (Head of Women’ Football) and his coaches and play some small sided games. Be sure to bring your training gear with […]

Wanted: Stubley, Guy, Harrington, Prescott

Andy Stubley, Keegan Guy and Matt Harrington are wanted men and Mornington is leading the chase to sign them. Stubley and Guy met with Mornington boss Adam Jamieson this week and are part of an ambitious plan which the progressive State 1 club hopes will take it into the NPL. “Andy is a flying machine […]

Pines v Long Island – broadcast from 2pm Saturday

Peninsula cricket round 6 this weekend sees Pines and Long Island do battle. Catch all the action with Neil Williams and the team from 2pm Saturday on 98.7 or 98.3 and keep an eye on updates via the RPPV portal and our social pages.

Ready, set for sports ground opening

Civic Reserve, Mornington’s new synthetic 400-metre athletics track and four-pitch soccer centre will be opened on Saturday 30 November. The ceremony will be 11-11.30am but those interested are welcome to stay to watch athletes using the sports grounds at 350 Dunns Road, Mornington. A community open day with a free sausage sizzle hosted by Mornington […]

Gold Fields to campaign in Dubai

Sandown Stakes winner Gold Fields is being set for a campaign in Dubai. Gold Fields gave Stephen Baster a winning farewell win in Saturday’s Group Three Sandown Stakes with the jockey now retired and beginning a new career as a real estate agent. The victory was trainer Logan McGill‘s first Group win and he and the gelding’s connections plan to […]

Encouraging teamwork, not winning, helps kids get into sports

New research from has uncovered what kids love most about playing sports—and, contrary to what your coach might have told you when you were growing up, it’s not winning. Kids’ love of the game comes down to trying hard, positive team dynamics, and encouraging coaching, according to the study, which was published this week in […]

Women’s sport in focus

Inspiring local women and young girls have been in the spotlight this week at a special event celebrating the 16 Days of Activism campaign. The event, aimed at raising awareness of gender equality, highlighted the importance of female participation and leadership in sports and recreation, with stories told by local superstars Sarah Hosking of Carlton […]