News

24Dec

Tigers youngster & Jnr Taverner Jarrod Freeman picked in under-19 Australian squad

LTT is very proud of Junior Taverner Jarrod Freeman! A starring display in Tasmania’s impressive under-19 cricket carnival has landed Jarrod Freeman the ultimate prize of a spot in Australia’s World Cup squad. The off-spinning, middle-order dasher shone for the Tigers at the underage championships, which wrapped up on Friday and was rewarded for his performances with a spot alongside some of...

05Dec

LT National Initiatives

Our National Executive has driven some fantastic initiatives in recent times. Here’s a snapshot and links to some exciting news and activities. Adam Gilchrest announced as National Ambassador: Hear about Adam’s motivation and vision for his favourite charity. See Video Sporting Chance Fund and Adelaide Test: The Tav’s had incredible coverage and response to the Sporting Chance Fund being center stage at the...

03Dec

Nick Riewoldt book launch huge success

The man, the brother, the journey – The Things That Make Us book launch. Recently, LTT had the pleasure of presenting the Nick Riewoldt book launch at Wrest Point to a very excited room of supporters and footy fans. The pictures tell the story of how engaging and informative Nick was with his generous insights to the motivations behind his book...

08Jul

Adam Gilchrist to be National LT Ambassador – Invitation to LTT Members to attend

Hello LTT Members, relatives, sponsors and friends…and many more visiting this exciting news post. This is a formal invitation to the induction by Paul Sheahan AM, of Adam Gilchrist AM, into the role of the inaugural National Ambassador for Lord’s Taverners Australia. This is a seriously exciting development, for all the obvious reasons! Taverners from all over Australia have indicated their intention...

14May

Justin and Connor make National selection

Two Tasmanians into Cricketers with an Intellectual Disability Aussie squad Source: Cricket Tasmania – 16 February, 2017. Following the recent National Cricket Inclusion Championships held in Geelong in January, two Tasmanian cricketers have been selected for the Australian Cricketers with an Intellectual Disability training squad. Justin Nilon and Connor Sheppard (both from South Launceston Cricket Club)...

11May

WIN Barassi ’31’ Memorabilia. Join now!

WIN A LEGENDARY PIECE OF BARASSI HISTORY – 31 YEARS IN THE MAKING! Ron Barassi’s personal message and signature adorns this once in a lifetime, unique and highly collectable framed poster. Celebrating Taverners Tas 31st birthday and Ron’s connection with his favourite cricket charity and playing number – 31. Little known to many, is the relationship and significance of the numbers 17410...

05May

Gilly sends national message of support – Join us!

Please join me and become a member of Lord’s Taverners, Tasmania branch. This exceptional organisation is dedicated to raising funds which are used to help less fortunate young people in our community to achieve their goals. LT give support mostly where none exists. By joining up you know your membership dollars will go directly to helping Tassie kids. The Lord’s Taverners Australia...

17Apr

Sam Walker wins twin gold in National Championships

Samuel Walker Tasmania’s raising star of the Para Athletics world.   ‏On Saturday 18 March,14yo Tasmanian student Samuel Walker, ran a World Junior Para Championships qualifier in Hobart at the Tasmanian Open and Masters Championships. ‏Samuel is a Para Athlete with Cerebral Palsy and his last minute qualification left his family scrambling to find the money to compete at Sydney’s Australian Athletics...