Rugby league superstar Petero Civoniceva was king of of the kids when he visited Kingaroy and Nanango on Thursday, but he had a very serious message for his young fans.
The visit today (July 24) by rugby league star Petero Civoniceva has had to be postponed.
The annual Mini Mod rugby league carnival played at Wondai on Saturday has been hailed as a big success … even if the South Burnett’s local teams didn’t make it through to the main final.
Competition leaders Cherbourg and Wondai – who have been looking a little rusty in recent rounds – shook off the cobwebs to record strong wins in the South Burnett’s A Grade rugby competition matches played at Wondai last weekend.
Men don’t usually talk about their health … it’s apparently “a bloke thing”.
The two “centenary” clubs, Blackbutt and Nanango, played out an entertaining and see-sawing A Grade match at Cherbourg last Saturday.
It was a day full of surprises in South Burnett rugby league on Saturday, with Blackbutt coming away with a well-deserved win over Wondai, and cellar-dwellers Nanango holding premiership favourites Cherbourg to a 40-all draw.
Blackbutt notched up a good win in front of an enthusiastic home crowd in the South Burnett Premier League competition last weekend.
Former Kingaroy State High School student Chris Ostwald has been selected to play for Queensland in the U18 State of Origin curtainraiser at Suncorp Stadium on June 26.
With Blackbutt forfeiting its A Grade match against the Hornets on Saturday, the crowd at Jack O’Chin Oval in Cherbourg missed out on the opportunity of cheering on the local heroes.
The dates have been confirmed for the visit by former State of Origin rugby league player Petero Civoniceva to the South Burnett.
Junior rugby league players have the opportunity of taking part in a special “Backyard League” holiday coaching clinic which will be held in Kingaroy on Wednesday, July 3.
After giving Cherbourg a run for their money last weekend, the Blackbutt Timbertowners turned it on against Wondai in their A Grade rugby league match at Nanango on Saturday.
In front of a home crowd, Blackbutt tested an under-strength Cherbourg A Grade rugby league side on Saturday, almost achieving the unthinkable and toppling the competition leaders.
Metropolitan North beat South Coast 30-24 in the nail-biting grand final of the four-day Queensland School Sport Rugby League State Championships at T.J. O’Neill Oval in Kingaroy
Wide Bay had another win in the Consolation Cup, demolishing South West 36-0 in Day 3 of the Queensland School Sport Rugby League State Championships in Kingaroy
Wide Bay are through to the next round of the Consolation Cup after defeating North West by 24-8 in Day 2 of the Queensland School Sport Rugby League State Championships in Kingaroy.
Kingaroy’s TJ O’Neill Oval hosted one of the biggest football crowds seen in Kingaroy for years on Thursday with the official kick off of the four-day 18yrs State Secondary Rugby League Carnival.
Rugby League fans at Saturday’s President’s Cup match at Nanango can’t complain about a lack of action … 100 points were racked up in a display of free-flowing and entertaining footy
The grand final favourites for the 2013 South Burnett A Grade rugby league competition firmed at the weekend with strong victories to competition leaders Cherbourg and Wondai at Jack O’Chin Oval at Cherbourg.