Latest News 2017

MASTERS MATTERS 13TH OCTOBER 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope this note finds you all well and enjoying life. I believe most have got back safely from the Nationals, poor old Nev did a pretty good job on his finger but picked up a AA along the way with the professor gaining the honour as well.more

2018 NATIONAL CARNIVAL.....COFFS HARBOUR.

Well done to everybody who made it to Geelong this year for the AFL Masters Carnival 2017. We are pleased to announce the host city for the 2018 Carnival will be Coffs Harbour! Sunday 30 September through Saturday 6 October, 2018…more

PRESENTATION NIGHT 2017

25th November at the Hermit Park Tigers clubhouse. $10 entry, 5.30pm start. Fancy dress too.
Please RSVP to anne@allstocktsv.com.au hope to see you theremore

MARKETING AND SPONSORSHIP WORKSHOP 2017

A free workshop from the Townsville City council on marketing and sponsorship. Held on the 25th October at Townsville Stadium from 6pm until 9pm. Enrol via the link attached.more

$1000 DONATED TO THE E.J WHITTEN FOUNDATION.

Another great fundraising year sharks we were able to donate $1000 to the E.J Whitten Foundation in support of mens health. It was great to met Nick Hollandmore

MASTERS MATTERS 25TH SEPT 2017: PRE CARNIVAL EXCITMENT.

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope all are good and looking forward to the Grand Final. For us North Queenslanders we have 2 days of excitement to look forward to. I would like to send a big thank you out to everyone that has helped out that are not going to the National Carnival.more

MASTERS MATTERS 18TH SEPT 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I hope you are all well and enjoying life. Sorry for missing Masters Matters last week I just got swamped and ran out of time. Lots happening in this part of the world most of which is good. Anyway we draw closer to the Carnival so I will update details on items relating to that first.more

GENAFFER, CATH AND NELLY PLAYING AFL MASTERS

Genaffer Petridis Zahra will be one of three ladies from Townsville playing AFL Masters at the Geelong National carnival, with Kath and Nelly too going for a kick.more

MASTERS MATTERS 5TH SEPTEMBER 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope this note finds you all well. The finals are now with us and some not happy with the bye last weekend. Good or bad all sides should be rested up and ready to give their best. Locally we have the Tigers taking on the Hawks and looking forward to a close one hopefully. Let’s get intomore

MASTERS MATTERS 29TH AUGUST 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
Well the home and away season has finished with some interesting results from the weekend but the 8 are now set. I do wish all teams have a great final series but most of all every one stays safe.more

WORKING THE BAR AT THE AFL TOWNSVILLE FINALS 2017

Thanks to the Sharks who came along and worked the bar during the first and second semi finals. A great way to promote the sharks and be involved with the local league.more

FATHERS DAY RAFFLE / SHARK'S CHARITY.

The Sharks will hosting a Fathers Day raffle on Sunday after training at the Hermit Park Tigers ground. If you have any items that you could put into the raffle please let Julie Mohrwinkel know. Monies raised will go towards the Sharks Charity in the Ted Whitten Foundation.
https://www.ejwhittenfoundation.com.aumore

MASTERS MATTERS 21ST AUGUST 2017

MASTERS MATTERS 21ST AUGUST 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope this note finds you all well and living the dream. What a week of footy! Did Carlton get up?? I think that would make Marto happy, It was a close game between the Crows and Swans and the Tigers are looking strong at the right end of the season. I do hope your team had success.more

WORKING THE BAR AT AFL TOWNSVILLE FINALS

The Townsville Sharks Masters will be working the bar at the AFL Townsville semi finals on the 26th and 27th August at Tony Ireland stadium. This is a great way for the Sharks to promote the Masters brand and earn some pocket money / pension pennies for the club. If you are able to assist on either day please post here or let Mozza know. The bar will be starting at 1pm until 6pm and you do not neemore

MASTERS MATTERS 15TH AUGUST 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope all are well and enjoying life. We have a big weekend coming up so I will get straight into details but first just a reminder that training is on at the Tigers ground but at the new start time of 5.30 tomorrow Wednesday the 16th. Please get down and support the guys especially the ones getting ready for the Nationals.more

2017 GEELONG CARNIVAL SCHEDULE

Check out the schedule of events at https://aflmasterscarnival.teamapp.com/events
(NB match fixtures are released next month). Downloadable PDF of the schedule is in our Maps & Guides section of TeamApp at https://aflmasterscarnival.teamapp.com/newsletters/313528-geelong-carnival-schedule.more

SHARKS V UNI HAWKS OLD BOYS 19TH AUGUST SPECIAL EVENT

The University Hawks would like to Invite you to our Annual Islah's Sparkle High Tea. Last year we had an AMAZING event and raised nearly $4000 for the foundation with our Player's Auctions Raffles and Donations that were made on the day.more

MASTERS MATTERS 31ST JULY 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope this note finds you all well and enjoying life. The first of August tomorrow and a lot happening in the world of Masters. First up I will focus on next weekend.more

MASTERS MATTERS 24TH JULY 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope all of you had a great weekend and your footy team got up. There were a couple of surprises in the results from the weekend but that is what makes our game so great.more

MASTERS MATTERS 11TH JULY 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope you are all well and enjoying life. Still a tipping nightmare with the big league but some results from the weekend where expected. If you get a chance over the weekend try and get along to a local game and show your support.more

MASTERS MATTERS 5TH JULY 2017

Masters Matters 5th July 2017.

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope all are well and enjoying the footy season. A struggle to pick form at the moment with some wild outcomes but that makes the competition the more interesting. We have plenty happening in our world so let’s get into it.

Training:

It is on again down at the Tigers at 6pm Wednesday so if you can get away would bemore

SHARKS AT ROLLINGSTONE CARAVAN PARK.

The Sharks are going to do a Masters weekend at Rollingstone Caravan Park. 14th and 15th July 2017, now this just happens to be Makka’s birthday, so we will be helping him celebrate that on Friday night.more

MASTERS MATTERS 19th JUNE 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

My apologies for the tardy approach to our communication program of late. Initially work was getting blamed, then over to Bali to compete there then a little medical issue stepped in and we arrive here.more

REGISTRATION AND PAYMENTS FOR THE NATIONAL CARNIVAL.

Good Morning All ,
Please find below the link to register for the Geelong National Carnival as a Player/Coach/Official or Volunteer. It is very user friendly so simply fill in the required fields to progress through to the end. There is no back button feature at this stage so take your time to get the fields correct. The Drivers Licence is not compulsory.more

AFL MASTERS RULES, PLEASE FAMILIARISE YOURSELF.

On behalf of the MAFQ Umpire Co-Ordinator, Glenn "Sparrow" Phillips, we encourage all players to familiarise themselves with the AFL Masters Rules which our umpires will officiate games by.
These rules can be found on our website via this link http://websites.sportstg.com/assoc_page.cgi….more

BATTLE OF MIDWAY II 27th MAY IN RICHMOND.

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
We are looking for players for "Battle of Midway II" being played in Richmond on the 27th May.
This is a great opportunity to promote our great game, support a town that is doing it tough in this
drought and have a good time yourself. It is a 5 hour drive there, the caravan park has cheap cabins and the pub great food.more

TOWNSVILLE ROTARY CLUB ART UNION CAR RAFFLE.

The Sharks will again be selling the Townsville Rotary club art union raffle tickets. A brand new Mazda 300L6A Neo Sedan is first prize valued at $25,973. The draw will be held on the 27th June and we have to have the tickets back by 9th June. With 90% of the ticket sales going to the Sharks without having to buy the car is a great deal. Please buy or sell tickets for the Sharks..Tickets are $2more

Volunteer Management for Sports Clubs Workshop

There are more volunteer roles within sport and recreation than any other industry, making it vitally important for clubs to look after their most important asset.more

MASTERS MATTERS 10th MAY 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope all are well and living the dream. We have some special activities coming up and would like to run them pass you in the hope we can get your support.more

In the wake of disaster: Cyclone Debbie took half my house

Friday 5 May 2017 9:28AM (view full episode)

Jack Lumby, who lives half way between Prosperpine and Bowen, lost half his house in Cyclone Debbie, but remained stoically upbeat and positive.
A month later, however, he describes the extremely difficult road back to recovery,more

"All Finanz Group NQ Championship wrap up.

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
What a weekend and with a few minutes to reflect what an effort by so many people. I am referring to The "All Finanz Group" Masters Queensland Country Championships held at the Neil French Oval on Sunday with teams or players from as far south as Brisbane, Mount Isa, Charters Towers, Gladstone, Whitsunday, Cairns and of course Townsville.more

ALL FINANZ GROUP NQ CHAMPIONSHIPS.

AFL Townsville Masters welcomes you to the “All Finanz Group”
Queensland Country Championships, Sunday 30th April 2017.

Regional Delegates Meeting:
At 11.00am, there will be a meeting of the regional delegates. This is an annual event preceding the Queensland Country Championships. This is an opportunity for the regional delegates to discuss the many issues that arise from time to time.more

MASTERS MATTERS 26st APRIL 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I hope all are well and enjoying life. Well only 4 more sleeps and we have the 'All Finanz Group" Queensland Country Championships. With teams from Gladstone to Cairns it is shaping up to be one of the best ever. For clarification lets go through the items and elements in the hope we answer as many questions as possible.more

RAFFLE PRIZES FOR THE NQ COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS.

The Townsville Sharks are seeking raffle Prizes for the "All Finanz Group" Qld Country Championships being held on the 30th April. If you business is able to assist with prizes for raffles please send us a message or contact the committee. We will be able to give your business a plug for this.more

MASTERS MATTERS 21st APRIL 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
Good morning to all of you and hope your week and Easter where memorable for all the right reasons. What about results todate, some of the big guns are yet to fire but might start to show some promise this weekend.more

MASTERS MATTERS EASTER EDITION 2017

MASTERS MATTERS EASTER EDITION 2017:

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

A couple of items to cover before we get lost in organising our individual Easter weekends. We have this weekend down at Airlie, back to normal training the following weekend then the Townsville Carnival the one after that.more

Whitsunday 12 a side carnival

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

It is Easter this weekend and we look forward to our trip to Airlie Beach to run in their great carnival the Whitsunday 12 a side Tropical Cup. But this year is special as TC Debbie and the destruction around that event we all would be aware of and the need for us to get down.more

JLT INSURANCE INFORMATION 2017

Attached is the current Certificate of Currency General Products and Public Liability Insurance.

Defence personnel may need to present this to their commanding officer.more

MASTERS MATTERS 3RD APRIL 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I hope all are enjoying the footy season which is well underway now with some interesting results after round 2. The Tigers and Bulldogs seem to have their afterburners on while some of the big names like the Hawks and swans struggling to get traction. Still it is early days and looks to be an interesting season. There is a fair bit to cover so let'more

TROPICAL CYCLONE DEBBIE UPDATE

Brothers, Sisters and Friends of the Sherrin,

Most should be aware of the destruction caused in Airlie due to Tropical Cyclone Debbie. On Sunday morning I had the chance to talk to Jack Lumby and we are grateful there are no injury reports a number of our Masters Brothers and Sisters have suffered significant property damage. Our first reaction has been what can we do!
Most wouldmore

AFL TOWNSVILLE STARTS 1st APRIL.

The AFL Townsville season kicks off on the 1st April with the SUNS hosting the Tigers at Muldoon oval (Curra ground) and the Hawks host the Bulldogs at the PCYC. If you are looking for an extra run, a team may have a position for you. Permits are easy to do on line and the club you play with will sort the permit out. If not a player maybe even a helper on the day.more

MASTERS MATTERS 22nd MARCH 2017 (UPDATED)

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

Charters Towers Training Run:

Just hold onto your hats it turns out the junior cricket guys are using the field that day so will need to push back.more

MASTERS MATTERS 14TH MARCH 2013

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I hope all are well. I will just focus on this weekend today as there are lots happening.

1) This Sunday we have a scratch match against the Swans down at the Tigers ground. The game starts at 10 so be there at 9 to get ready. The idea is to get off before it gets too hot. Now we will need to get numbers down so all are welcome.more

RAFFLES THANKS TO TRACIE'S HAIR & BEAUTY

With thanks to Tracie's Hair & Beauty we will be doing a raffle on Sunday.
1st prize is a Voucher to the value of $130 from Tracie's Hair and Beauty
2nd prize is a Wella hair prize pack
3rd prize is a Coke promo pack
Tickets will be $2:00 per ticket or 3 for $5:00.more

CURRA SWANS PRACTICE MATCH 18th MARCH

We have a huge Sunday fun day this weekend we will be making a special day of it. Moz will put out details later today but the game will start at 10 so you will need to be there at 9.more

MASTERS MATTERS 10TH MARCH 2013

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I hope all are well and enjoying life. Well things certainly have gotten busy lately having just returned from Cairns and our annual trip to catch up with our brothers in the far north. Cairns were too good for us on the day but it was a spirited game with plenty of body on the line.more

4th March North Queensland Comp in Cairns.

What another fantastic weekend away with the Sharks. Even though we didn't get the win there was only one minor injury, so really we can count that as a win. Thanks to The Cairns Stingers and the North Cairns Tigers for a great day and your hospitality. The opportunity to purchase drinks and meals at the club house were greatly appreciated.more

MASTERS MATTERS 24TH FEB 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I am a bit late this week so sorry about that there has been lots on around town. The season continues to draw closer and whichever team you follow I do hope you have a great year and you enjoy your footy.more

MASTERS MATTERS 16th FEB 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,
I hope all are well and enjoying life. The footy is upon us and expect all are back training getting ready for another year. We have a couple of items to cover so I will get into it.
1) The attachment above is one of our local clubs initiative (Hawks) where they have arranged for Bomber Thompson to come to Townsville for a lunch and a bit of amore

Townsville Sports Trainer Kinesio Taping Course

Best Sport Medics, specialist in Kinesio Taping will be conducting a hands on practical training for Sports Trainers, FAO's and Sport Medics. This very hands on training will guide you through the pro's & con's of KT; KT or Rigid?;more

MASTERS MATTERS 6th FEB 2017

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

I hope this note finds you all well and enjoying life. We had another big day yesterday at training with a good role up with a couple of new faces and some old/new. I would like to welcome Glenn Stevens and Luke Blachford to the fold. With the old/new guys Craig Gibbs and Steve McLeod put in solid efforts and looked good during the game. Well done to everyonmore

2016 NATIONAL CARNIVAL CLOTHING SALE

Cheap Masters 2016 national carnival clothing for sale...polos $15..singlets $10...hats $6...board shorts $15. and stubby coolers $4...lots of colors and sizes available. See Moz for more details.more

TRAINING ON SUNDAYS @ 10AM.

The Sharks train on Sundays at the Hermit Park Tigers ground at 10am on Sunday mornings. Ladies and families are more than welcome and bring your runners for a walk too. Brunch and drinks are available too.more

MASTERS TOWNSVILLE 2017 PROGRAM.

4th March North Queensland Comp in Cairns
14th,15th&16th April Tropical Masters Cup Airlie Beach 12 A side
30th April Queensland Country Championships Townsville
24th June Townsville Vs. Central Queensland to be played in Mackaymore

REGISTER EACH YEAR TO PLAY

Registrations need to be done online each year.
Go to the Sharks website and click on the link on the right hand side.
If have the same email with your registration then you will be able to re register.
If you are new you can simply register as a new player.
If you are registered to another club you will need a transfer. The Sharks will submit this to your old club.more

AIRLIE BEACH @ EASTER CARNIVAL

Hi All,
Passing on info for anyone thinking of heading to Airlie beach at Easter time. The Seabreeze tourist park has powered sights for $42:00 per night for two people. $20:00 per extra adult and $10:00 per child.more

MASTERS AFL QUEENSLAND NOMINATION FORMS

Good Afternoon All ,

Please find attached the Nomination Forms for the 2017 MAFQ Committee . If interested please return the forms to the Registrar by COB Monday the 20th of February.more

2017 AGM RESULTS

AFL Townsville Masters held a very successful AGM today, preceeded by a well attended training run with over 30 players.
A special thank you to our Patrons, Jenny Hill & Bungie Hill for their attendance & assistance while the positions were declared vacant.more
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