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Big Year For Nanango Netball

The Nanango and District Netball Association will have a new president next year, as the club’s committee continue their quest to raise $240,000 to replace their existing netball courts.

Riders Hit The Trail For Pizza

Riders Hit The Trail For Pizza

Another little piece of South Burnett Rail Trail history was made on Saturday night when the South Burnett Mountain Bike Club held the first-ever public “Pizza Ride” between Kingaroy and Wooroolin.

Election Provokes A Ripple Of Rejoicing

Election Provokes A Ripple Of Rejoicing

The country racing fraternity should be pleased that the two major parties have made key commitments to the sector in the lead up to next Saturday’s state election.

Futsal News

Futsal News

We have just two Thursday nights left this season before the Kingaroy High School closes it sports auditorium for the holidays.

Kropp’s Harvest At Kumbia

Kropp’s Harvest At Kumbia

Gary Geran saluted twice while wearing Matt Kropp’s royal blue and white stable livery at Kumbia on Tuesday, much to the delight of favourite backers.

Premier Takes A Punt On Kumbia

Premier Takes A Punt On Kumbia

The Kumbia Cup mightn’t stop a nation like its rival does in Melbourne, but it’s important enough to attract political heavyweights out and about on the campaign trail.

Cordell Wins State Titles

Cordell Wins State Titles

Local rider Cordell Rogerson added two more trophies to his cabinet following a big morning of motorcycle speedway racing in Kingaroy on Saturday.

Full Fields For Kumbia Races

Full Fields For Kumbia Races

The Kumbia Race Club will be holding its popular Melbourne Cup race meeting this Tuesday, November 7.

Scott Seeks Kumbia Success

Scott Seeks Kumbia Success

On Tuesday, Kingaroy owners Stan and Debbie Corbett may provide their trainer Scott Pedron with his first visit to the winner’s circle at Kumbia, courtesy of Stratalena or Fort Myer.

Spring Heat Brings Out The Big Fish

Spring Heat Brings Out The Big Fish

It’s a good feeling to know that summer is finally on its way. The water temperatures in both dams are rising considerably during the day, which makes for some pretty intense fishing at times.

Cooyar Cowboy Wins Title

Cooyar Cowboy Wins Title

Cooyar bull rider Jack McArthur secured the Australian Professional Rodeo Association national buckle at the Warwick Rodeo at the weekend.

Top Riders Coming To Kingaroy

Top Riders Coming To Kingaroy

The Kingaroy Junior Motorcycle Speedway Club will be hosting two Queensland State Titles on Saturday at their special showground track.

Near Perfect Sweep By The Ladies

Near Perfect Sweep By The Ladies

Female jockeys were podium placed at Wondai 14 times last Saturday and it was only Jason Missen, who collected third money on Fasta Than Light in the last event, who prevented the perfect score of five trifectas.

Racing Outpaces The Rain

Racing Outpaces The Rain

Saturday in the South Burnett started with a few sprinkles and gradually built up to a downpour … but that didn’t stop a large crowd turning out to Wondai’s race track despite the leaden skies.

Full Fields For Wondai Races

Full Fields For Wondai Races

The Wondai Race Club will be holding its annual Caulfield Cup race meeting – always one of its biggest meetings of the year – at the Wondai Racecourse in Baynes Street this Saturday, October 21.

Fascinating Fare For Wondai’s Cup Day

Fascinating Fare For Wondai’s Cup Day

Patrons who are loyal to the locals will have plenty of choice on Saturday – the South Burnett Race Club’s Caulfield Cup meeting has been supported by no less than eight Burnett stables.

$1m Boost For Equestrian Centre

$1m Boost For Equestrian Centre

Gympie Regional Council will receive $1.075 million from the State Government to put towards its new $2.4 million Kilkivan Equestrian Centre.

Countdown To Wondai

Countdown To Wondai

The South Burnett Race Club’s two meetings so far this year have drawn very pleasing horse numbers.

Speedway Action Is Back!

Speedway Action Is Back!

Speedway action will roar back into life on Saturday night at the Kingaroy Speedway with a big program of racing for the beginning of the local season.

Photo Finish For Lyall’s Career

Photo Finish For Lyall’s Career

In 2013, comic-actress Magda Szubanski, who was in Nanango for the Big Screen Film Festival, relished her interactions with jockey Lyall Appo at the Lee Park races.

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