Could we be seeing the introduction of a new sport in the Western Desert? Well, this may be the case as cricket was massively received through a recent visit by West Australian Cricket Association (WACA) Development Officers – Samantha Devine and Michael Russell. As part of the Department of Sport
With round one of the Western Desert league fast approaching, Dan and Ebony set of for their last community visit before the Western Desert communities would meet in Punmu from April 6-9. With kid sport a priority, a youth basketball competition will be trialled each morning of the four day festival.
In their second visit to the Western Desert, the Perth Redbacks Basketball Association sent junior coach Jeremy Fletcher and assistant Michelle Fletcher to deliver basketball clinics into the Punmu, Kunawarritji and Kiwirrkurra communities. With the first stop being Telfer’s neighbouring community, Punmu, the children were excited to see the ‘Troopy’