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RDFL: Diggers Rest beats Riddell to make grand final

Tara Murray
8 September 2014more

SUNBURY LEADER: Diggers Rest moves thorugh to RDFL grand final after hard fought preliminary final

Chris Cavanagh
Sunbury Leader
8 September 2014more

MIDLAND EXPRESS: Monkey off back for Burras

By Chris Yeend
September 9 2014
Midland Expressmore

LEADER: Diggers Rest Beats Rupertswood at its own game in low scoring RDFL semi final

by: Chris Cavanagh
From: Sunbury Leader
September 01, 2014 3:41PMmore

RDFL: Diggers Rest book Rupertswood out of finals

Star Weekly
Tara Murray

Preliminary Finals Schedule


Help our Jason to help others


Week 2 Finals Venues Announced


RDFL: GALLERY Diggers Rest v Rupertswood

Star Weekly
19 August 2014
Photos Wayne Hawkinsmore

Diggers Rest wary of 2012 premier Sunbury Kangaroos heading into elimination final in RDFL

Sunbury Leader
august 18 2014
Chris Cavanaghmore

RDFL: Ex-AFL player Callum Wilson leads Burras' goal party

Star Weekly
Liam Twomey

RDFL: Diggers Rest gun Brent Tuckey in waiting game for finals

Star Weekly
Liam Twomey

RDFL: GALLERY Romsey v Diggers Rest


RDFL: Smailes fires but Diggers Rest fall to Romsey

Star Weekly
Liam Twomey

RDFL: Diggers Rest falls to Romsey again in RDFL but coach Shaun Sims Redbacks not unbeatable

Leader Community Newspaper
Chris Cavanagh
July 28 2014more

AFL International Cup Saturday 16 August 2014

The Burras will be up against Rupertswood in the last round of the home and
away season.
Reserves commence at 9.30am
Seniors commence at 2pm
Netball from 10.30ammore

VIP Sale Night at Sportsco Sunbury - Wednesday 13 August 2014


RDFL: Diggers' Callum Wilson aims for America's National Football League

Melton & Moorabool Star Weekly
Wednesday July 23, 2014
Liam Twomey
10.34 AM 22/07/2014more

RDFL: Smiles for Diggers as Smailes kicks seven

Melton & Moorabool Star Weekly
Liam Twomeymore

RDFL: GALLERY Diggers Rest v Kilmore


RDFL: Diggers Rest snaps up former West Coast Eagle

Melton & Moorabool Star Weekly
Liam Twomey

RDFL: Diggers Rest loses momentum against Sunbury Kangaroos

Melton & Moorabool Star Weekly
Tara Murray 17/06/2014more

RDFL: Winning Diggers Rest ready to face Big Bad Bazza

Melton & Moorabool Star Weekly
Tara Murray

RDFL: GALLERY Diggers Rest v Riddell


RDFL: Diggers Rest Burras cop a "right whack" against Rupertswood

Melton & Moorabool Star Weekly
Tara Murray

RDFL: Diggers Rest rises above injuries against Melton Centrals

Melton & Moorabool Star Weekly
Tara Murray

Sunbury Community Drug & Alcohol Forum

Date: Wednesday 30 July 2014
Time: 7-9 p.m.
Venue: Sunbury Memorial Hall
Stawell Street, Sunbury
Cost: FREEmore

RDFL: Season preview for Melton/Moorabool teams

Melton & Moorabool Star Weekly
Daniel Paproth

A League of their own

Tim Michell and Chris Cavanagh
Melton Leader
27 May 2014
A BREAKAWAY competition featuring teams from the Riddell District, Ballarat and Bendigo Football leagues could be established by 2017. Darley president Grant Wright told the Leader Ballarat’s eastern block clubs — Melton, Melton South, Sunbury,... read more...more

Burra - Brent *** Broadford - Barry

A huge game for the Burra is coming up next Sunday 8 June (Queen's Birthday long weekend) when Diggers Rest FNC play host to Broadford FNC for a RDFNL "Stand Alone" Round 8 home and away game.more

Final Quarter Burst

Melton Leader 20 May 2014
Damien Ractliffemore

Sportsco Sunbury Footy Clearance May 2014

Sportsco Sunbury are running two Sportsco clearance sale promotions offering great discounts, at the moment.

Football (moulded) Boots Clearance AND Asics Footwear Clearance (selected styles).more

First Half Cost Diggers Rest the Game

First half costs Diggers Rest as Romsey runs out winner

by: Chris Cavanagh
From: Sunbury Leader
April 14, 2014 2:26PMmore

Sportman's Night 8 pm 3 May 2014

Where: Burra Club Rooms
Cost: $40 per person (includes finger food, drinks at bar prices.)more

Unfurling of the Burra Reserves 2013 Premiership Flag

It's been many years since our Flag Pole has been in operation, but the dust and cobwebs are coming off, a new hoist is being installed, and the “Grand Old Flag” is being prepared to be raised!more

RDFL: Diggers Rest in tough loss

Star Weekly
Ewen McRae

No Smoking during under age sporting events

Due to new State Government legislation, from 1st April 2014, smoking will not be permitted within 10 metres of an underage sporting event.more

Lions Club of Diggers Rest Helping out the Burra

Our sincere thanks and appreciation goes out to the Lions Club of Diggers Rest for their kind donation of funding to make this enhancement to all we do at our Club possible.more

Umpiring Is Everyone's Business Campaign Released

The Riddell Umpires are proud to release their Umpiring Is Everyone's Business campaign.more

First Practice Match - 15 March at Heathcote

Netball and Football have their first per-season practice match next Saturday, 15th March, against Heathcote at Heathcote.more

Burras upbeat in quest to go one better

Some good press during the week for the Diggers Rest Football Club, with coach Shaun Sims talking positively about the Burras chances of going one better for season 2014.more

Burra Set for Intra-Club Game - 28 February 2014

The players are gearing up for the year and the intra-club is an important game to ease the guys back into match conditions, to get a look at a few of our new players and how they play.more

Special offer for Burra members

Sportsco Sunbury together with Diggers Rest Football Netball Club Invites ALL BURRA MEMBERS to take advantage of this Special Offer !more

Under 18 Netball Competition this season


Burra's new coach eager to get going

Shaun Sims has stepped up to the mark to coach the seniors in 2014. As long time local champion and captain, Shaun is eager to drive the team forward.more

Movement at the RDFL - Article by the Sunbury Weekly

Sixteen clearances have so far been approved in the Riddell District Football League.more

Torrumbarry Training Camp 22 Feb 2014

On the 22nd of Feb you will be required to attend a training camp in Torrumbarry. This training camp is compulsory for all senior footballers.more

Christmas Break Fitness Program

Aim to complete 1 speed or agility session, 1 middle distance session and 1 long distance session each week. Training will resume 29th Jan 2014more

Preseason singlets for 2014

Thanks to Andy at Page1 Electrics and Chewy at Studio71 for the design, this is our preseason singlet for 2014. Contact Ben Morse via Facebook, in person or text if you're interested in one. Orders will go in next week and they'll be at the club mid Januarymore

Peter Clarke appointed as U18 coach for season 2014

The club is very pleased to announce that former premiership player Peter Clarke has been appointed as coach of our under 18s for season 2014. Peter has coached extensively at junior level including roles at Western Jets and junior interleague teams. His experience will be fantastic for our young playersmore


Welcome to new playersmore

U18 girls for season 2014

The club is currently looking for u18 girls to play the 2014 season.more
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Ladder - Seniors

2018 Ontime Delivery Solutions Seniors
1 Rupertswood 56
2 Riddell 52
3 Diggers Rest 48
4 Wallan 48
5 Macedon 44
6 Romsey 36
7 Woodend-Hesket 32
8 Sunbury Kangaroos 24
9 Melton Centrals 24
10 Lancefield 12
11 Broadford 4
12 Rockbank 4

Ladder - Reserves

2018 Melton Toyota Reserves
1 Diggers Rest 60
2 Riddell 56
3 Wallan 52
4 Rupertswood 50
5 Macedon 40
6 Woodend-Hesket 40
7 Romsey 28
8 Melton Centrals 22
9 Sunbury Kangaroos 16
10 Lancefield 12
11 Broadford 4
12 Rockbank 4

Ladder - Sidebar

2018 Buffalo Sports U19.5
1 Wallan 62
2 Rupertswood 54
3 Riddell 52
4 Macedon 44
5 Broadford 36
6 Melton Centrals 32
7 Woodend-Hesket 24
8 Sunbury Kangaroos 10
9 Diggers Rest 6
10 Romsey 0

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