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December 7, 2022

Basketball carnival comes to Byron

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The Byron Beez won the men’s B grade 54–49 over the Mo Buckets at the Cavanbah Centre. Photo Kylie Robertson.

Byron Bay Basketballers hosted their senior carnival last weekend, which saw 15 teams battle it out across four grades.

‘It was a great competition with quality basketball all weekend,’ Jenny Ogle said. ‘Teams travelled from as far as the Sunshine Coast.’


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