News 2016

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 22ND JAN 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
Happy New Year to all of you and I do hope 2017 is a big one for you in every way. Well we have another season before us and the first Training run is to be at the Tigers ground on Sunday the 22nd January 2017 with a planned start time of 10. Try and get there at least 1/2 an hour before hand as I know you will have a lot to talk about.more

MASTERS MATTERS 15th OCT 2016..

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
What a couple of weeks but time to get back into the routine and make sure our information gets back to you. We do have the Cardwell Carnival programed for November the 19th so lock that date away. I will follow up with another email over the weekend with more details on that.more

MASTERS MATTERS 26TH JULY 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

It is my melancholy duty to inform you we have lost one of our Masters Brothers. I have attached our State Presidents notification below with the details.

It is with much sadness that I inform you that Coolangatta player Andrew Colby passed away yesterday during the Springwood – Coolangatta match.more

MASTERS MATTERS 7TH JULY 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
It is with a heavy heart that I report to you the loss of John Finn's father last weekend. John is a founding father of Masters here in Townsville, All Australian, Superman of the year and Life Member. Our thoughts and love are with you and Eva at this difficult time.more

MASTERS MATTERS 30TH JUNE 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I hope this finds you all well and enjoying life. A few surprises in the footy last weekend is something likely this weekend? What is the chance of GWS finishing in the top 4??? Any way we need to look at our small world with plenty happening.more

MASTERS MATTERS 17TH JUNE 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
The weekend is almost here with lots of footy to enjoy so make sure you get your share. Now a couple of important items to act on.
1) Our game at Harold Phillips Oval (PCYC) tomorrow at 11.45. You need to be there no later than 11. Bring your own tape or whatever you need to take the field. We will have normal shark uniform.more

ROTARY CAR RAFFLE SUCCESS.

Hi Sharks,
I would like to say thankyou for the awesome effort that everyone made in selling the Rotary Car raffle tickets. I will be depositing a total of $442:00 dollars to the Rotary Bank account. The great news is that we will receive a cheque for 90% of the funds that the Sharks raised to go towards fundraising. Julie Mohrwinkelmore

MASTERS MATTERS 7TH JUNE 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope this note finds you all well and enjoying life. Well the footy is hotting up with 11 rounds now behind us. Freo achieved their first win of the season and Norths bounced back with most of the other games going to scrip.more

MASTERS MATTERS 16th MAY 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope you had a great weekend and there is plenty of footy for you coming up. Did you team have a win? What about the Tigers and their one pointer over the Swans who saw that coming?? Any way we have a few things on this week.more

MASTERS MATTERS 9TH MAY 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

Another big week of footy and I may have just pulled off the perfect score for picking the winners last weekend. That is a first and may not be repeated again but enough of history we have lots to cover today.more

MASTERS MTTERS 3rd MAY 2016

Brothers and Sherrin,
What a weekend how good was Sunday and all because of your efforts. I have to thank or State President and State Secretary Burchie and Sully for making the effort of coming up and helping out with the Day.more

NEV & ANDY VISITING THE LOCAL CLUBS

Broadcasting the initiative of AFL Masters to the Thurigowa Bulldogs. Townsville AFL Masters President Neville Growden and Head Coach Andy Pethybridge. The start of the local area awareness. Any interested players or support staff contact Neville 0418 803 934 or Andy 0432 388 055.more

MASTERS MATTERS 20th APRIL 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

What a great turn up at Training down at Tony Ireland Stadium on Sunday, well done to everyone who made the effort you make the day that bit more enjoyable for everyone else.more

MASTERS MATTERS 14th APRIL 2016 (COMING EVENTS)

MASTERS MATTERS 14th APRIL 2016
Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
Sorry for the delay in getting this out to you I have been having no end of issues with the home computer and have lost a large number of addresses. If you see any one please pass on the details if appropriate. We have a lot happening and a hugh amount we need you to follow up on so lets get into it.more

MASTERS TO PLAY IN RICHMOND.

The Masters have booked at the Lake View Caravan Park for the Richmond weekend, 21st May. If you wish to camp mention the Townsville Sharks and they will make sure we are grouped together. Hope to see you there. http://www.kronosauruskorner.com.au/getting-heremore

MASTERS MATTERS 7TH APRIL 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I do hope you are all doing well and enjoying life. We have round 3 of the AFL on this weekend with perhaps the pick of the round the Western Bulldogs and Hawthorn game. But whatever team you follow I hope they go well.more

Training, dinner, drinks and a door prize.

Great when you can train on a Friday night at 6:00pm at the Tigers ground with drinks available for purchase from the bar and dinner of chicken and salad wraps for $3:00 Per serve. Adults get a free lucky door prize ticket.more

STORY IN THE BULLETIN

Thanks to the Townsville Bulletin with another great article about the Sharks.more

MASTERS MATTERS 29TH MARCH

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

Welcome to all and just got back from Airlie and yet another great carnival. The boys do know how to put on a great event and well done to the Gators for taking the event out.more

DIRECT DEPOSIT FOR MEMBERSHIP

The Sharks offer direct deposit to the Bendigo Bank.
BSB 633000
Account Number: 1229 29 375
Please use your surname as the reference.
$50 for membership.more

MASTERS MATTERS 29TH FEB 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

The big Carnival is on this Saturday in Cairns. If you still are undecided there is time to join in so let me know if you can make it up we would love to see you there. We play at 3pm so aside from being cooler and there is plenty of time for the drive up. Let me know if you can go and haven't advised yet.more

MASTERS MATTERS 23RD FEB 2016

Brothers and sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope this note finds you all well. We had one hell of a training run yesterday (Sunday 22nd) with a trial game against the Swans. Top effort by all and played in what can only be described as the best of sprits. Well down to every one and thanks to Foxy and his boys.more

MASTERS MATTERS 16th FEB 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,more

AIRLIE BEACH ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS

FYI regarding the Easter carnival at Airlie Beach, we have booked in at the seabreeze tourist park. Accommodation starting from $29 for a unpowered sight. They have different sights accommodating from tent sights to caravan sights. Get in early so you don't miss out.more

CAIRNS ACCOMMODATION OPTION

Hey folks we have found some very afordable accomidation in Cairns for the North QLD Championships in Cairns for the Weekend of the 5/03. We have booked at the Hides Hotel Cairns Saturday night and are being charged $92:00 Per night and that also includes a light continental breakfast. Room Prices varied between $75:00 to $116:00more

FRIDAY NIGHT TRAINING 12TH FEB

Friday night footy is on again this week at the tigers ground at 6pm. Bring the family along and forget cooking as we will have Chicken wraps for $3:00 per serve. Drinks will be avalable for purchase from the bar. Adults dont forget to get your free ticket in the Lucky door prize, wonder what the prize is ? See you theremore

MASTERS MTTERS 8th FEB

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I hope this note finds you all well and enjoying life. Great turn out for training yesterday morning with a mix of new and old faces which was great to see.more

CAIRNS COMP FLIER FOR 5th MARCH 2016

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MASTERS MATTERS 5th FEB 2016

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I hope all are well, into your training programs and getting ready for a big year!! We have a couple of items to cover off before the weekend so here we go-------------more

TRAINING 7TH FEB 2016

Another great training with Townsville Masters AFL. Very humid conditions; however, a solid effort during the skills session and game. A great deal of interest is building as we prepare for the upcomming carnivals. Many old players comming back and a big welcome to the new players and supporters. For any information please refer to club website or call. Cheers Andy Pethybridge Head Coach 0432 388more

MASTERS MATTERS 8TH JAN

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
The season has started with our first Training Run yesterday down at the Strand. We had a good roll up with 2 new faces (Burger and Alex). We done every one with training set for back at Hermit Park next Sunday at 10. I will keep you posted on when Wednesday Night is to kick off. Now we are looking for guys who want to coach. We will amore

MEAT TRAY RAFFLES AT THE BELLEVUE HOTEL

The Masters will be hosting meat tray raffles on Monday nights at the Bellevue hotel. The raffles kick off around 6 pm and is quite an easy gig. Tickets are $1 each or 7 for $5 with only 100 tickets sold per tray.

Monday nights the Bellevue also has cheap schnitzels on offer. Re starting on 4th Jan.more

Currajong Tyre & Auto, 25 Hammett St, Currajong

Currajong Tyre and Auto (Masters Sponsor) have a great Christmas deal. Russ will be closing for Christmas break Thurs 24/12/15 and will reopen Mon 11/01/16 and wish the Masters a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Call 4775 5955, 25 Hammett St Currajong.more

AIRLIE BEACH COMP 2016.

MARCH 25 - 27THmore

CARDWELL GAMES ON 14TH NOVEMBER

The Townsville Masters Sharks will be heading to Cardwell for games against Cairns masters on the 14th November. Accommodation packages are available or you can camp at the ground. The first game starting at 2.15 players need to be there at 1.15 at the latest. If you need any information please contact Maurie Soars. The Local Lions club will be cmore

2016 MASTERS AND LIFE MEMBERS

The year is rapidly drawing to a close but still plenty of Masters Happenings. We held our AGM on Saturday and very well attended, most put their hand up to go around for another year with a couple standing down after do a fantastic job.more

2016 REGISTRATION INFORMATION

In 2015 all participants/parents across Queensland were provided with the ability to self-register online to the respective community club they belong to. To make this process easier the login will from now on be through entering the email which is listed on your data record as the username and a password which you will set yourself.more

MAGGIE ISLAND TOUR.

What a great weekend of footy. As most would know we took a small contingent over to Maggie Island to play a friendly with the locals. We raised a few dollars for the Maggie Island Magpies which was presented just before kick off.more

AFL MASTERS GOLD CITY CUP

Reaper’s Legends invites you to the AFL Masters Gold City Cup to be held in Charters Towers on the 25th July. The day will start with the Charters Towers juniors playing games against the University Hawk then into the Gold City Cup. Teams from Townsville Sharks, Whitsunday Bald Eagles and the Reapers Legend's.more

WRAP UP FROM THE COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
The rain looks to be settling in here and just reflecting on what is being reported to me as the best June Carnival ever. A lot of that credit goes back to you guys for making it happen and really pleased so many enjoyed themselves.more

TRANSFERING PLAYERS TO MASTERS

There were 21 registrations that needed to be sorted today (19th March 2015). This will transfer 21 of the Townsville AFL Masters into a registration base that is under the association of AFL Masters Queensland as opposed to the Townsville Sharks under the AFL Townsville association.
This will remove some of the registration headaches.more

VALE GARY AND LEE MITCHELL

Legends,

I expect the news will be filtering through of the tragic accident at Woodford on Sunday that claim the lives of Gary and Lee Mitchell. Both heavily tied up with the Masters over many years and major supporter’s of Wolf. Gary last played in the Bruce Steensen’s Memorial game on August the 24th last year where he co captained.more

MASTERS MATTERS 12TH JAN

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I do hope the year has started off well with you and yours, how are those new year resolutions going. Sticking hard to those diets and exercise programs let hope so. Brand new year and every thing starts off again. So lets get into it.more

GRANDSTAND TICKETS FOR NAB CHALLENGE

The Townsville Sharks have an allocation to Grandstand tickets for the Gold Coast SUNS v Geelong Cats NAB Challenge game on the 1st March.

Preference will be given to Sponsors and then to general club members. The tickets will cost $28 and money will need to be transferred into our club bank account.more

SHARKS FAMILY AND SIGN ON DAYS.

The Townsville Masters Sharks we will be having a family fun day at Strand Park on Sunday the 18th at 10:00am. There will be a Sign on the 8th February at 10:00am the Hermit Park Tigers ground.more

MASTERS SHARKS AGM REPORT.

The AFL Masters Townsville Sharks held their AGM on the 23rd November.
The incoming committee will be for the 2015 season:
President …………….. Neville Growden
Vice Presidents………Maurie Soars and Roy Krul
Secretary………………..Anne Growden
Treasurer………………...Denise Soars
Operational Manager. Ted Dover
Committee: Ben Payne, Julie & Chris Mohrwrinkel , Dale Krul, Mark Pruess and Lisa Vine.more

MASTERS MATTERS 3rd NOVEMBER

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope all are well and living the dream. Well we are almost there. Cardwell this weekend and hope to see as many as possible. Games start at 2.30 and don’t forget the special event with Chris and Julie between to the first and second game.more

National Carnival Photos

All the action from Adelaide 2014more

Mozza soars above odds

JANE ARMITSTEAD TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN SEPTEMBER 27, 2014more

Sharks in Adelaide

On behalf the AFL Townsville board I would like to wish the Townsville Masters Sharks players and supporters heading to the AFL Masters national carnival in Adelaide over the next week a safe and wonderful time.more

MARK & DEE, THE LONG RIDE.

'The Long Ride 2014', an activity to raise awareness in men's health issues and money for PCFA (Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia). It is a national motorcycle activity where riders travel routes to a common destination. This year we are riding to Uluru - a round trip of approx. 6 500k's.more

MAYOR JENNY HILL TO PRESENT STATE JUMPERS

The Townsville Sharks masters team will be having their last training run on 21st September and State jumper presentation with the Mayor of Townsville Jenny Hill before heading off to the National carnival in Adelaide.

Training will be at the Hermit Park Tigers ground, Neil French oval starting at 10 am until 12 noon with jumper presentations at 1pm.more

FINAL DRAW FOR THE ADELAIDE NATION CARNIVAL

Please find attached the final draw for the National Adelaide carnival.more

2014 POLO'S AND SINGLET'S

The new Polos and Singlets are now available. Please see Ted Dover with the cost of the Polo $35 and the Singlet $30. The Sharks offer direct deposit to the Bendigo Bank.
BSB 633000
Account Number: 1229 29 375
Please use your surname as the reference.
Thanks to Currajong Tyre and Auto and A2O Traffic Solutions.more

MASTERS MATTERS 1 SEPT 2014

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
Boy what a weekend with several presentation nights, throw in a meeting, training run ( well I was there at least) bar duties and don’t forget the usual around the house stuff and before you know it is Monday again. I had to come to work to get a rest. But you wouldn’t miss it for the world and the GF next Saturday anmore

BENDIGO BANK

The Sharks offer direct deposit to the Bendigo Bank.

BSB 633000
Account Number: 1229 29 375

Please use your surname as the reference.more
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