Queensland Hurling League – Round 1

The Queensland Hurling League got underway on Saturday 11th June at Willawong, with a hard fought game between CuChullains and Na Fianna. CuChullains had a strong start to the game, and once NaFianna go into the game it was a tough close encounter. At the end it was to be NaFianna’s day, defeating CuChullains with a scoreline of 2-16 to 1-14.

Carpenter Cup Finals 2011

On Friday 10th June, the Carpenter Cup Finals were played at Willawong. The pitch held up well for a good evening of football. It was a pleasure to have Sally Carpenter at the grounds to present the new trophies to the winning teams.

The results are below.

Easts Celts 3-12 d 2-07 John Mitchels

Easts Celts 3-05 d 2-05 John Mitchels

Souths 0-10 d 0-07 John Mitchels

Football Results – 15th May 2011

Carptenter Cup Round 5

Sunday 15th May 2011

John Mitchels 2-07 d 1-05 Harps
Easts Celts 10-11 d 1-02 Shamrocks

John Mitchels 0-07 d 0-05 Harps
Easts Celts 2-11 d 0 1-02 Shamrocks

John Mitchels 5-11 d 0-04 Harps
Easts Celts 0-08 d 0-04 Shamrocks

Brisbane GAA Recovers from Floods – Sunday, May 15 – Jermoe Quinn Media

The January floods hit Brisbane hard when their clubhouse went under 2.4 metres of water but the GAA community has rallied to get their games back on track.

On Sunday, May 15, six games were played in stunning sunshine on one pitch while it is hoped that two other pitches will be in use very soon.

See here some highlights from Sunday’s return to action, including comments from some Brisbane GAA personalities.

Australian GAA Secretary tells Jerome Quinn Media that new registrations are up 60 per cent on the same period last year…

.. an Australian explains why he referees Gaelic Football…

.. a Warrenpoint native talks about his leading role with the East Celts…

.. and we hear why the John Mitchel’s Ladies love their new O’Neills jerseys.

Brisbane GAA Recovers from Floods – Sunday, May 15 from Jerome Quinn on Vimeo.

Football Results – 7th & 8th May 2011

Carptenter Cup Round 4

Saturday 7th May 2011

John Mitchels 8-11 d 0.01 Souths
Easts Celts 4-12 d 1-05 Harps

Sunday 8th May 2011

John Mitchels 1-19 d 2-01 Souths
Easts Celts 2-10 d 0-10 Harps

Harps 1-20 d 0-04 Easts Celts
John Mitchels 2-08 d 0-03 Souths