Sport

Wed 5 Sep 2018

The greats from '68 to be remembered

The greats from '68 to be remembered

Attendees will be transported back to a bygone era on Saturday when a premiership first is commemorated.

Mon 3 Sep 2018

Third time is the charm for footy representative

Third time is the charm for footy representative

They say all good things come in threes and for Stanthorpe's Mick O'Keefe that rule couldn't be truer.

Ballandean sets up grand final battle with City foes

Ballandean sets up grand final battle with City foes

Coming into the game having enjoyed vastly different outcomes on major semi-final day, this tie was anyone's for the taking.

Rivals to face off in grand final tie

Rivals to face off in grand final tie

A solitary goal is all it took for Ballandeans' men's side to progress to this Saturday's grand final show-piece.

Fillies and Colts sides claw back to progress

Fillies and Colts sides claw back to progress

With the game played in gusty conditions, Ballandean were up against it with the wind in their face in the opening half of the Fillies preliminary final.

Young riders enjoy success

Young riders enjoy success

Stanthorpe Pony Club impressed at the recent Stanthorpe Gymkhana

Thu 30 Aug 2018

Trail of success for annual ride

Trail of success for annual ride

The region got it's first rain for quite some time at the weekend but it failed to dampen enthusiasm of those taking part in the annual Greenlands Trail Ride.

State comes to kids’ rescue after SOS call

State comes to kids’ rescue after SOS call

ALL Queensland primary students to be taught swimming survival skills as part of an Australian-first program to start next year.

Wed 29 Aug 2018

Gremlins season wraps up

Gremlins season wraps up

With the season on the line, the under-16s Junior Gremlins faced off against a big Gundy Boars outfit on Saturday in a semi-final clash.

Record breaking Pacific challenge

Record breaking Pacific challenge

Stanthorpe girl Eleanor Carey broke three world records while rowing across the Pacific Ocean

Organisers urge runners to get set for Stampede

Organisers urge runners to get set for Stampede

The inaugural fun run is just weeks away with registration closing this weekend

Tue 28 Aug 2018

United final bound after confident men's display

United final bound after confident men's display

Crowds of brave supporters ignored the dreary conditions to cheer on their respective sides in the eagerly awaited men's A-grade major semi-final on Saturday.

Reds and United progress after two exciting ladies' matches

Reds and United progress after two exciting ladies' matches

Home-side Ballandean went into Saturday's major semi-final as favourites and their progression to the grand final rarely looked in doubt.

Youngsters brave chill for thrilling encounters

Youngsters brave chill for thrilling encounters

The weekend of semi-finals football kicked off with Inter taking on Ballandean in the Fillies.

Thrills and spills

Thrills and spills

Despite being trampled the last time the two sides met, Stanthorpe United overcame Inter on penalties in a shock semi-finals result at the weekend.

Mon 27 Aug 2018

Stanthorpe woman a national winner

Stanthorpe woman a national winner

DEBBIE McGlashan has done herself and the Granite Belt proud after winning the Curves Oceania challenge.

Box beef breaks out

Box beef breaks out

Ire over an announcer's box has erupted, leading the not-for-profit Stanthorpe Sports Association to come out swinging at Southern Downs Regional Council.

Thu 23 Aug 2018

Semi-finals hit fever pitch

Semi-finals hit fever pitch

For the first time in the club's esteemed history Ballandean hosted last season's grand finals - they'll back it up this year by holding this weekend's semi's.

Garnets clinch a place in the big one

Garnets clinch a place in the big one

Stanthorpe Netball semi-finals were played at the weekend with the Wrens playing the Robins in the closely-fought intermediate match.

Joey's students on track

Joey's students on track

Parents got in on the action, taking part in the novelty events and the open ladies' 4x100m relay at the recent St Joseph's School athletics carnival.

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