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GOODSTONE BBQ – Our very generous and long-standing sponsors Goodstone provided us with the necessary tools to run a BBQ outside the River Arms Hotel last Sunday… 2017-18 Thunder News Edition 7 – April 2018 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2017-18 Thunder News Edition 7 – April 2018


MCDONALDS PROMOTION –“WHITE OUT NIGHT” The goal here will be to raise much-needed funds for Ronald McDonald House and we hope to raise $2,000 for them on the night… 2017-18 Thunder News Edition 5 – March 2018 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2017-18 Thunder News Edition 5 – March 2018



Merchandise, Zenith Thundersticks – Our final item of membership merchandise has now been confirmed and thanks to the generous sponsorship of Grant Howe and the team at Zenith Financial, we can guarantee our young fans will be making plenty of noise at home games with our new inflatable Thundersticks... 2017-18 […]

2017-18 Thunder News Edition 4 – February 2018


Oliver’s Cup – The pre-game Oliver’s Cup tournament for our U12 teams will again be held this year and strong interest has already been shown by the majority of coastal clubs… 2017-18 Thunder News Edition 3 – February 2018 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2017-18 Thunder News Edition 3 – February 2018



Return of Mason Bragg – North West Tall Timbers Thunder is thrilled to announce that former player and team Captain Mason Bragg will be returning to play for the team in season 2018… 2017-18 Thunder News Edition 2 – January 2018 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2017-18 Thunder News Edition 2 – January 2018


2018 Team – As mentioned previously, putting a team together and finalising the “import puzzle” can be daunting, especially with the time constraints around contract discussions and the bureaucracy and red tape around visa processing. It was therefore pleasing to be able to secure the services of Jeremiah Ingram for […]

2017-18 Thunder News Edition 1- December 2017



Due to unforseen circumstances and delays with flights due to mechanical problems the NW Tall Timbers Thunder v Dandenong game which was scheduled to commence at 7.30pm tonight has been delayed.  Tip off time is now 9.00pm. To watch live streaming of the game click here. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

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THUNDER FINALS CAMPAIGN  At the time of writing, Thunder is in fourth place on the South Conference ladder and can’t be dislodged, with the only unknown now whether we will meet Hobart or the Ballarat Miners in the first game of the finals in a fortnight…. Read More   2016-17 Thunder […]

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 14 – August 2017



TODD NOTHROP CANCER FUNDRAISER  – Thunder’s clash against old foes the Hobart Chargers on the 15th July is important on a couple of fronts…. Read More – 2016-17 Thunder News Edition 13 – July 2017 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 13 – July 2017


Todd Nothrop Cancer Fundraiser – We would like to put out an early warning about our annual Todd Nothrop Memorial Game on the 15 July, , which raises funds for cancer research on behalf of Cancer Council, Tasmania. 2016-17 Thunder News Edition 12- June 2017 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 12- June 2017



The Thunder team has certainly done us proud in recent weeks with some outstanding performances against the best sides in the league.  The fun began down at Geelong, where we have not recorded a victory in recent memory; the guys defied the odds and the Supercats home court “hoodoo” to […]

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 11 – May 2017


The team well and truly got back on track against the visiting Braves on the 6 May, with a very welcome 3 point win in what was a real team effort… 2016-17 Thunder News Edition 10 – May 2017 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 10 – May 2017



BY BRAD COLE THE ADVOCATE   Thrilling finishes and victory haven’t been on the best of terms with each other for the North-West Tall Timbers Thunder in recent seasons. However all those heartbreaking losses were quickly forgotten at Ulverstone on Saturday night as a timely block from Chudier Pal gave the home side […]

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Thunder is very pleased to announce that a new player has joined our ranks, American point guard, Ahmad Starks who has replaced our previous back court import Akeem Richmond, who has returned home for family reasons… 2016-17 Thunder News Edition 9 – April 2017      Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 9 – April 2017



There has been a very positive response to our junior clinic and numbers are building very quickly…. 2016-17 Thunder News Edition 8 – April 2017 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 8 – April 2017


The Tall Timbers Thunder players and support crew had a very enjoyable and productive time in Smithton at the weekend… 2016-17 Thunder News Edition 6 – March 2017 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 6 – March 2017



In this issue we discuss our Smithton Road Trip, Team Photo & Player Cards, Season Launch, new sponsors coming aboard, Hobart Bus Trip and our Footy Tipping comp.  Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 5 – March 2017


In our latest newsletter we talk 2017 Sponsorship, new off-court personnel, our road trip to Hobart, our season launch. We also look at our new Footy Tipping competition, upcoming junior clinics and one of our volunteers whose climbing up the stats ladder. 2016-17 Thunder News Edition 4 – February 2017 […]

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 4 – February 2017



Now that the new Committee is in place, we are turning our attention to the essential business of tying up our sponsors for the season ahead. A big thank you to all those organisations and individuals who have already indicated that they will be supporting us again in 2017… Facebook […]

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 1 – December 2016


WHAT MAKES A SUCCESSFUL TEAM?  This is a very subjective question and for many it will be the figures in the win/loss column…. 2015-16 Thunder News Edition 9 – June 2016 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

2015-16 Thunder News Edition 9 – June 2016



After 7 games, Thunder now has a 5-2 win/loss record which includes victories at all four of our home game fixtures. The incredible support of our sponsors, members and fans has most definitely been a factor in this streak of home wins and we urge everyone to keep the momentum going. Check out […]

2015-16 Thunder News Edition 8 – May 2016


After 4 games, Thunder has a 2-2 win/loss split and sit one game outside the top 4. Geelong and Hobart remain unbeaten and it looks like being an extremely competitive roster this year, across both conferences. We have to maximize our wins at home, starting this week with the clash against Ballarat, who […]

2015-16 Thunder News Edition 7 – April 2016



We now have our 75 member names confirmed for the Tall Timbers accommodation package. The 75 “early bird” member renewals will go into the draw for a night at Tall Timbers with a hot breakfast provided, and the winner will be drawn at the Thunder season launch on the 6th March. Check […]

2015-16 Thunder News Edition 5 – February 2016