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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 a […]

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.

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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

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

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

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     

2016-17 Thunder News Edition 9 – April 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…

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

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