Almanac (Footy) Memoir: Being the nineteenth man

KN Dole relays his brother John’s story. In the late 1950s, he was involved in a game in which the concept of the nineteenth man is re-defined and it almost lands him a VFL career. [Ripper yarn – Ed]

Round 13 – Essendon v Richmond: Dreamtime Made In Darwin

K N Dole has followed his Tigers Australia wide to watch them play and would dearly love to be in Darwin this weekend for the Dreamtime match against the Bombers.

Almanac Music: Australia’s Best Song – another take

In response to Kevin Densley’s call to find Australia’s best song, KN Dole offers his suggestion for the best song for these Covid times.

Almanac Golf: Royalty over and on the golf course

KN Dole’s family has a long connection to Metropolitan Golf Club – which includes The Wilson Christmas Cup. Here KN tells a few of the stories that do the rounds.

Almanac Golf: A Sporting ‘Mischievance’! Caddying in the 107th Open (1978) at St Andrews

What an achievement or ‘mischievance’! K N Dole recalls the time he was a caddy at the 107th British Open (1978) at St. Andrews.