Yearly Archives: 2013

Stock whips presented by the NT Tourism Minister

Written by : Posted on December 1, 2013 : No Comments

Northern Territory stock whips were presented to the captains of England and Australia by the Tourism Minister in Alice Springs this week.

Mr Wally Edwards, Chairman, Cricket Australia (far left)
Mr Michael Beer, Captain, Chairman’s XI Squad
Minister Conlan presented each Captain with a whip (Centre)
Mr Alastair Cook, Captain, England Squad
Mr Hugh Morris, Managing Director England Cricket(far right)

Top End craftsman has a crack at a new whip

Written by : Posted on July 9, 2013 : No Comments

“A Top End whip maker reckons he has created a new type of whip that’s easier to crack.

Mick Denigan has been making kangaroo hide whips since 1988 and his latest innovation fits a counter balance onto the end of a whip.”

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2013 Reel Women Barra Classic

Written by : Posted on May 18, 2013 : No Comments

“The 2013 Reel Women Barra Classic was on held 17 & 18 May at Dundee Beach. 200 ladies travelled from right across Australia and Indonesia to compete in the two day tournament. The fishing conditions were a little harder this year; however the ladies still managed to land 126 barramundi which was an awesome effort. The 2 day tournament culminated with live music, whip cracking with Micks Whips, line dancing, bucking bulls, photo booths and plenty of laughing, dancing, fun and good times.”

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