Remembering Vale Graham ‘Sleepy’ Cowan

Remembering Vale Graham ‘Sleepy’ Cowan Integrity, respect, solidarity, passion and discipline; the core values of rugby and the key words that describe our late Vale Graham ‘Sleepy’ Cowan. It is with great sadness we acknowledge the passing of Sleepy, who left us on Saturday morning, August 4. Sleepy’s daughter Trish was by his side, as he listened to the beach...
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VALE GRAHAM “SLEEPY” COWAN

VALE GRAHAM “SLEEPY” COWAN It is with great sorrow that we advise the passing away of Graham “Sleepy” Cowan this morning. His daughter Trish and great friend Andrew Walker advised that Sleepy passed away after listening to his favourite band, The Beach Boys, play “Wouldn’t it be Nice”…. All NHRU Clubs will be observing a minute’s silence before today’s 3.00pm...
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Media Release – The Hawthorne Club

15 July 2018 “While the debate rages in Australia, New Zealand has solved the problem.” One of the greats of New Zealand Rugby, Brent ‘Buck’ Anderson, will visit Newcastle on Friday (20 July) to address the Mid-Season Rugby Luncheon organised by The Hawthorne Club to support local Rugby. President of The Hawthorne Club, Mark Queenan, said Anderson knows what it’s...
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