Sport

Wed 8 Jan 2020

The new sport getting ready to blast into Bowen

premium_icon The new sport getting ready to blast into Bowen

The tactical sport is exploding with popularity in north Queensland and Bowen will have a chance to try it

Tue 7 Jan 2020

WORLD CUP GLORY: Our young riders galloping to France

premium_icon WORLD CUP GLORY: Our young riders galloping to France

Eight players from the Whitsundays and Mackay will represent Australia in burgeoning equestrian sport

Mon 6 Jan 2020

Watts Shield cricket weekend ready to hit Bowen for six

premium_icon Watts Shield cricket weekend ready to hit Bowen for six

Celebrating 30 years, the much-loved carnival is one of the highlights of the local cricketing calendar.

Sat 28 Dec 2019

Wild Oats XI’s secret to success

premium_icon Wild Oats XI’s secret to success

The vessel hailing from Hamilton Island added to it’s racing accolades at the 75th Sydney to Hobart race.

Thu 19 Dec 2019

Cannons make a splash at state championships

premium_icon Cannons make a splash at state championships

Four swimmers from the Cannonvale Cannons have achieved incredible results against intense competition.

Mon 16 Dec 2019

Powerlifters bringing home gold...and records

premium_icon Powerlifters bringing home gold...and records

Whitsunday powerlifters have topped their classes while breaking national and world records

Wed 11 Dec 2019

Thrills, spills and chills as speedway lights up Bowen

premium_icon Thrills, spills and chills as speedway lights up Bowen

The air was thick with smoke and excitement at the 2019 Queensland Sidecar Championships, held at the Bowen Speedway

Thu 5 Dec 2019

Young karter speeds to national success

premium_icon Young karter speeds to national success

With dreams of following in Craig Lowndes footsteps, this karter travelled to South Australia to race with the best.

Shield set to be a cracker as milestone is celebrated

premium_icon Shield set to be a cracker as milestone is celebrated

The much-loved carnival is one of the highlights of the local cricketing calendar.

Meet the volleyball stars of the future from Prossie High

premium_icon Meet the volleyball stars of the future from Prossie High

Young players are making their mark on championship courts, with multiple success stories stemming from Proserpine State High School.

Sat 30 Nov 2019

FISHING REPORT: Early bird gets the better bites

FISHING REPORT: Early bird gets the better bites

Find out what's biting where before heading out this weekend.

Thu 28 Nov 2019

Teen champion smashes personal best time to win triathlon

premium_icon Teen champion smashes personal best time to win triathlon

Winning at home a great thrill for Proserpine triathlete.

Wed 27 Nov 2019

Whitsundays roar to life with supermoto championship

premium_icon Whitsundays roar to life with supermoto championship

“This was a trial run, but I can tell you right now it was amazing and we will definitely be bringing it back next year bigger and better"

Thu 21 Nov 2019

Prossie cowboy wins ticket to Las Vegas

premium_icon Prossie cowboy wins ticket to Las Vegas

He's about to go up against some of the best mini bull riders in the world with his sister by his side.

Wed 20 Nov 2019

REVVED UP: Sidecar Championships to christen Bowen Speedway

premium_icon REVVED UP: Sidecar Championships to christen Bowen Speedway

A death-defying sport will be christening the newly refurbished Bowen Speedway next month.

Record number of teams in touch comp

premium_icon Record number of teams in touch comp

A RECORD number of teams took part in a touch football competition at Jubilee Pocket this year

Decade of endurance: Footy player morphs into triathlete

premium_icon Decade of endurance: Footy player morphs into triathlete

Airlie athlete to line up for his 10th race around Hamilton Island this weekend.

Mon 18 Nov 2019

PHOTOS: See the action from annual touch carnival

premium_icon PHOTOS: See the action from annual touch carnival

GALLERY: Players in action at Whitsunday Touch Carnival action.

First time on a road bike leads to racing at the MotoGP

premium_icon First time on a road bike leads to racing at the MotoGP

He had never been on a road bike but entry to a prestigious racing academy will mean he now races at the Moto GP at Phillip Island.

Mon 11 Nov 2019

The young Bowen boxing prodigy making an impact in the ring

premium_icon The young Bowen boxing prodigy making an impact in the ring

He was only five when he started training, now he has his eyes on the professional scene.

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