Sport

Thu 13 Feb 2020

Prossie woman takes out prestigious police league award

premium_icon Prossie woman takes out prestigious police league award

Joining the Whitsunday Brahmans at 16, she has impressed her peers.

Sun 9 Feb 2020

GALLERY: Whitsunday sports on show at expo

premium_icon GALLERY: Whitsunday sports on show at expo

28 clubs were on show with stalls from bowls to blow-karting and everything in between.

SLAM DUNK: Basketball comp starting in Whitsundays

premium_icon SLAM DUNK: Basketball comp starting in Whitsundays

Younger players have previously had to drive to Mackay to play in a league.

Wed 5 Feb 2020

Club cleans up at national outrigging comp

premium_icon Club cleans up at national outrigging comp

Every paddler secured a medal and now have their sights on the world competition in Hawaii.

Tue 4 Feb 2020

NQ Solo Masters: Champions hit the track in Bowen

premium_icon NQ Solo Masters: Champions hit the track in Bowen

Champions and ‘young-guns’ to battle in Bowen for the NQ Solo Masters.

Thu 30 Jan 2020

Battle of the North: NRL hopefuls to wow Bowen

premium_icon Battle of the North: NRL hopefuls to wow Bowen

Some of the best players in the north will play in trial matches between the Blackhawks and Cutters.

Tue 21 Jan 2020

Like mother like son for tennis team

premium_icon Like mother like son for tennis team

One half of local tennis coaching team has returned from the US to teach his mother a few tricks.

Thu 16 Jan 2020

Different team, same fight: Raiders ready for 2020

premium_icon Different team, same fight: Raiders ready for 2020

The 2019 champions may be without half of their premiership winning team, but they’re ready to fight for a win.

Mon 13 Jan 2020

DOUBLE TROUBLE: Twins join new generation of AFL players

premium_icon DOUBLE TROUBLE: Twins join new generation of AFL players

With a push to re-establish the Sea Eagles’ women’s team, these twins have plenty of reasons to play.

Sat 11 Jan 2020

Momentum building for Mudcrabs' 2020 return

premium_icon Momentum building for Mudcrabs' 2020 return

After a year hiatus, the Bowen Mudcrabs are gearing up for a big return for rugby in 2020

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.

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