Rugby League fans who attend this Saturday’s triple header of A Grade games in Kingaroy are in for a surprise when they take a look at TJ O’Neill Oval – particularly if they haven’t visited it for a while.
Former South Burnett jockey Jason Hoopert returned triumphantly to Kilcoy on Anzac Day … the first time he’s ridden at the track since an horrific race fall there in July 2006.
Rugby League fans are in for a treat this weekend with a massive triple-header being played at TJ O’Neill Oval in Kingaroy on Saturday.
Junior soccer returned with a carnival atmosphere at Wondai at the weekend.
The 1st Division match between Wests and Nanango on Saturday evening was the game everyone was waiting for … and the two sides did not disappoint.
Impressive 16-year-old Kingaroy fast bowler Holly Ferling has made history by becoming the first female to win the Ken Mackay Trophy for the Queensland Junior Cricketer of the Year.
Karen McNamara, from Charleville, has a very special link to the 50th anniversary of Proston’s famous Golden Spurs Campdraft.
The South Burnett Thrashers’ run of bad luck in the Downs Rugby B Grade comp continued at the weekend, going down 38-12 against the Condamine Cods at TJ O’Neill Oval in Kingaroy.
The Cherbourg Hornets were just too strong at home for the Murgon Mustangs in Round 2 of the South Burnett Premier Rugby League played on Saturday afternoon.
Round 2 of the Evolution Solar South Burnett Senior Football League on Saturday features clashes between Wests and Nanango in Kingaroy and Barambah and Gunners in Murgon.
The Round 2 rugby league clash between the Murgon Mustangs and the Cherbourg Hornets, which had been set down for Murgon, will now be played in Cherbourg.
There’s a big celebration day coming up in the South Burnett – Saturday, May 12 – the celebration of the 90th year of the annual Burrandowan Picnic Races.
Proston’s historic Golden Spurs Campdraft is celebrating its 50th anniversary this weekend with a special “Invitational Draft” for former winners and a memorabilia display in the Sportsground Hall.
Organisers were happy with nominations for the annual Goomeri Campdraft which was held at the weekend at the Goomeri Showground.
The South Burnett Thrashers, which are playing in the B Grade Senior Downs Rugby competition, travelled to Goondiwindi at the weekend.
The 2012 Evolution Solar South Burnett Football League kicked off on the weekend with the first match of the season between Barambah and Wests at Murgon.
Rugby League returned to the South Burnett with a bang on Saturday with strong performances from Kingaroy and Wondai in the A Grade.
Less than a week after winning his first State title – the NSW V8 Dirt Modifieds in Lismore – Queensland speedway driver Kevin Britten has won the 2012 Queensland Title for Dirt Modifieds in Kingaroy.
The Nanango & District Netball Association will be turning “hot pink” on the Mother’s Day weekend (May 12-13) to pay tribute to local women and their families who have been affected by breast cancer.
Senior soccer kicks off this weekend … here is the draw.