‘A Marathon Knock at the Top of the Order……’ by KB Hill

Greg Hoysted has made a long and distinguished contribution to country cricket across several decades. His story is captured here by Wangaratta’s leading sports historian, KB Hill.

‘Enigmatic Carey, a star of the Depression era…’ by KB Hill

Bert Carey was a mercurial sportsman from up Wangaratta way in the Depression era, performing extraordinary feats on the footy and cricket fields. KB Hill tells the tale.

‘Arvo Tea At The Cricket……..’ by Simone Kerwin

Simone Kerwin tells us about that country cricket institution, afternoon tea, the bounty that graced the tables and the kids who gazed and then grazed on what was left over after the players had had their fill.

‘And now the time has come…..’ – KB Hill

KB Hill takes us back through the decades as he recounts famous cricket Grand Finals in the Wangaratta District Cricket Association.