Sport

Hearts Go Racing At Nanango

Hearts Go Racing At Nanango

Nanango was the place to be at the weekend with a cross-promotion between the Big Screen Film Festival and the Nanango Races adding glamour to two already popular events.

Jockey Escapes Injury In Fall

Jockey Escapes Injury In Fall

A good crowd enjoyed some close racing at the “Doomben Cup” meeting held at Nanango on Saturday.

Skiers Have A Dam Good Time

Skiers Have A Dam Good Time

The 2012 Bjelke Bash Ski Races held at Bjelke-Petersen Dam over the weekend attracted a bumper field of keen water-skiers from as far afield as Ballina and Bundaberg.

Junior Soccer Results – Round 5

Junior Soccer Results – Round 5

Results from Round 5 of the South Burnett Junior Soccer competition, played at Nanango on Saturday.

Smallwood Stars In Red Ants Victory

Smallwood Stars In Red Ants Victory

Kingaroy’s Ashley Smallwood scored four consecutive tries, and captain Matt Allen kicked five goals and scored a try himself in the Red Ants 44-16 victory over Blackbutt at TJ O’Neill Oval on Saturday.

Competition Leaders Too Good For Thrashers

The Toowoomba Bears proved too strong for the South Burnett Thrashers in their Downs Rugby match in Toowoomba yesterday, but the Thrashers were by no means disgraced.

Rugby League At Murgon, Not Cherbourg

The Murgon v Cherbourg junior and senior Rugby League games will be played at Murgon Sportsground tomorrow, not Cherbourg as has been reported elsewhere.

Full Fields For Nanango Races

Full Fields For Nanango Races

Aussie actor Martin Sacks (perhaps best known know as PJ in Blue Heelers) will be the special guest at tomorrow’s Nanango Races as part of the Big Screen Film Festival in Nanango.

Mustangs Stampede Over Nanango

Mustangs Stampede Over Nanango

Nanango, suffering from a lack of match practice and still struggling to field players, were defeated 58-28 in their A Grade match against the Mustangs at Murgon on Saturday afternoon.

2012 Kilkivan Campdraft Results

2012 Kilkivan Campdraft Results

This year’s Kilkivan Campdraft went off without a hitch at the weekend – which must have been a relief to organisers who were last year forced to cancel the already-postponed event due to drenching rains.

Sun Shines On A Perfect Burrandowan

Sun Shines On A Perfect Burrandowan

A crowd of about 1500 attended the 90th Anniversary Burrandowan Picnic Races on Saturday in what turned out to be near-perfect autumn weather.

Netballers Turn Pink For Charity

Netballers Turn Pink For Charity

The Nanango netball courts were a sea of pink on Saturday as the Nanango and District Netball Association celebrated the Breast Cancer Network’s “Pink Footy & Netball Day”.

Junior Soccer Results – Round 4

Junior Soccer Results – Round 4

Results from Round 4 of the South Burnett Junior Soccer competition, played at Wondai on Saturday.

Full Fields For Burrandowan Races

Full Fields For Burrandowan Races

Racegoers heading out tomorrow to celebrate the 90th Anniversary of the Burrandowan Picnic Races will enjoy the best of country racing in a five-race meeting.

Street Machines Shine At Nanango

Street Machines Shine At Nanango

The South Burnett Car Club’s annual Show & Shine Swap Meet attracted an array of classic street machines – and a few motorbikes – at the Nanango Rugby League ground on Sunday morning.

Parents Patch Up Damage Caused By Hoons

Parents Patch Up Damage Caused By Hoons

Soccer mums and dads have been working hard this week to repair damage to the Kingaroy Junior Soccer fields caused by car hoons on Friday night.

2012 Widgee Campdraft Results

2012 Widgee Campdraft Results

The Widgee Hall and Recreation Association’s Widgee Campdraft – part of the annual Widgee Bushman’s Carnival – had more than 560 nominations at the weekend.