South Burnett Thrashers dominated the scrums in a strong performance against the Toowoomba Bears in their Downs Rugby Union clash at TJ O’Neill Oval in Kingaroy on Saturday.
Wondai came out eventual victors 42-34 in an evenly matched contest against Nanango in the Burnett Premier League A Grade rugby league played on Saturday afternoon at Fred Kassulke Oval.
The first public meeting of the fledgling group aiming to get a local Aussie Rules team into the Darling Downs competition next year attracted a small crowd of supporters to the Kingaroy Cricket Club this week.
The Nanango Hack and Pony Club will be celebrating its 50th anniversary this weekend at its annual Campdraft and Gymkhana held at Nanango Showgrounds.
A couple of weekend sports updates for soccer and rugby union fans
The students at St Mary’s Catholic College in Kingaroy got an opportunity to horse around a bit last week …
Nanango hosted a visit today by Brisbane Broncos props Josh McGuire and Scott Anderson who travelled to the South Burnett for the semi-finals of the Anglo American Brisbane Broncos Wide Bay Rugby League Challenge.
SBS-TV’s Cycling Central TV show will feature a segment on the recent Queensland Road Teams Series cycle races held in Kingaroy and Maidenwell.
Orienteers from all over Queensland as well as some from interstate will be heading to Blackbutt next month to compete in the Queensland Orienteering Championships.
Results from Round 10 of the South Burnett Junior Soccer competition, played at Nanango on Saturday as the Kingaroy pitch was still rain-affected.
The Murgon Mustangs triumphed in the final of the annual Mini Mod Carnival played in Wondai on Saturday.
Nanango claimed the Evolution Solar Football League Minor Premiership on the weekend with a 3-0 win over a gutsy Barambah.
The South Burnett Race Club’s second meeting for 2012 featured six races at Wondai – one more than usual – and strong fields in a day of close racing.
The South Burnett Race Club will be holding its second meeting for 2012 at the Wondai race track tomorrow.
It will be a huge weekend for junior rugby league in the South Burnett this week with Wondai Proston JRL hosting their annual Mini Mod Carnival on Saturday.
This weekend’s round of junior soccer matches will be played at Nanango NOT in Kingaroy as originally scheduled.
A long-running dispute over access to the main terminal building at Wondai Airport seems close to resolution after the South Burnett Regional Council voted today to grant licences to three different flying groups to share the facility in common.
Students from a number of local schools will be competing in the South Burnett Equestrian Challenge which will be held at the Kingaroy Showgrounds on Thursday (July 19).
Kingaroy Services’ fast bowler Holly Ferling, 16, has been invited to join a training camp in Sri Lanka with the Australia’s national women’s cricket team, the Southern Stars.
The Nanango v Wests soccer matches in Nanango went ahead on Saturday afternoon amid a raft of cancellations