Newspaper article Daily News (Warwick, Australia)

Sliding Scales of Big Sport; 350 Boys and Girls, Aged Five to 17, Play Games on Eight Fields

Newspaper article Daily News (Warwick, Australia)

Sliding Scales of Big Sport; 350 Boys and Girls, Aged Five to 17, Play Games on Eight Fields

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IT may not be a traditional sport but fishing is regarded as one of the sports with the most participants in Australia.

This week, fishing is one of the three sports I focus on in the A-Z in sport.

Fishing

FISHING ranges from a recreation pursuit on the Southern Downs to full-scale competitions in the ocean.

Last year, Warwick resident Dale Mullins was third in the ABT Bream Series at the nationals held at Sydney Harbour.

The Warwick District Recreational Fish Stocking Association (WDRFSA) regularly releases fingerlings in district dams and the Condamine River and is involved in the annual Take A Kid Fishing Day.

From time to time, fishing competitions are held on the Southern Downs.

When: 24/7.

Where: Dams and rivers.

Contact: Eddie Kemp (WDRFSA) 46613095.

Football

FOOTBALL has been one of Warwick's strongest junior sports for the past 20 years.

The sport was played at Henry Joppich Park before a move to Queens Park. …

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