IT might be edging towards summer but winter sport is still making headlines.
Football and netball clubs are busy preparing for their 2019 campaigns, eager to ensure they hit the first day of pre-season running.
Hampden and Warrnambool and District league teams are appointing coaches for next season with plenty of new faces at the helm.
Mick Phillips (Dennington), Tom Sharp (Portland), Lauren Hockley (Portland) and Rhiannon Cuomo (Port Fairy) were the latest to put pen to paper.
It’s also been a memorable week for some of the south-west region’s individual sporting stars.
Camperdown-raised triathlete Kurt McDonald enjoyed some success after overcoming glandular fever, while 10-year-old Warrnambool gymnast Will Johnstone’s hard work is seeing results too.
Here’s some of our stories from the week that was.
Have a good week,