Goldfield Ashes prepare for big weekend in the Towers, rain, hail or shine

Sally Gall
Updated January 17 2023 - 5:23pm, first published 5:00pm
Goldfield Ashes organisers are hopeful the rain depression won't hit them for a six this weekend. Picture: Scott Radford-Chisholm
Goldfield Ashes organisers are hopeful the rain depression won't hit them for a six this weekend. Picture: Scott Radford-Chisholm

Rain might have brought the New Year's Day test between Australia and South Africa to a miserable draw but the organisers of the renowned Goldfield Ashes cricket tournament in Charters Towers are hopeful that it won't be the same result for them this weekend.

Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications. Get in touch at 0427 575 955 if you've got a story idea for me.

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