Matt McIlwrick signs with Parramatta

The Parramatta Eels Club have signed former South Sydney Rabbitohs hooker Matt McIlwrick on a one year contract, through until the end of the 2019 NRL season. The Halswell Hornets product has previously played for the Roosters, Sharks, Tigers and most recently at the Rabbitohs. He played for the Junior Kiwis in 2010 against the […]


Waterview Laundromat local Q&A – Nathan Ashe

From the Hibiscus Coast to Merseyside, Nathan Ashe has packed plenty into his footy career so far. We caught up with the Hibiscus Coast Raiders halfback to talk playing Super League, the Raiders’ chances this year and what it’s like lining up for Brian McClennan. To start with, can you talk us through your junior footy and how […]


I was Kiwi #597 – Dean Lonergan

One of the few New Zealand league players who is better-known in retirement than he was as a player. These days he’s the driving force behind Duco Events, the NRL Auckland Nines and Joseph Parker, but in the 1980s and ’90s Lonergan was a terrorising figure for opposing forwards in the Auckland competition, where he played […]