Anthony Minichiello, who grew up in Prestons, skippered the Sydney Roosters to a 26-18 grand final win over Manly at ANZ Stadium on Sunday night. It was Minichiello's sixth grand final appearance and second title having previously won with the Roosters in 2002.
Moorebank Mounties Magpies AFL Club will hold its annual presentation dinner on Saturday, October 19, at Mounties.
Charity golf day
The Junction Works at Austral is holding its annual golf day at Macquarie Links on Friday, October 18. There are still places available. Details: Chris Campbell 0439 960 980, or visit, thejunctionworks.org.
Lions trio in NSW team
Fairfield Liverpool first grade cricketers Jake Doran, Guy Seymour and Jeremy Maher are in the NSW under-19s team playing at the national championships at Hobart. The championships will be held from December 2 to December 12.
Warwick Farm thoroughbred horse racing is on today, Wednesday, October 9. First race is at 1.20pm.