Logan & Jono
Sport

Improving tennis skills

THE Beaudesert Tennis Association is not only looking for new members this season they are also looking to help players improve their game. In a boost to tennis coaching they have partnered this year with Platinum Tennis to provide the platform for lessons locally. District tennis player, Logan Taylor, has […]

Firebird clinic participants with Donnell Wallam and Remi Kamo
Sport

Firebirds visit Beaudesert netballers!

Photo gallery below, photos by Emily Livingston. ON Thursday February 15, the Queensland Firebirds’ Suncorp Regional Tour made its way to the Beaudesert and District Netball Association grounds.  The clinic focused on netball skill development, match play, and team building activities. All attendees walked away with a Firebird netball and […]

Charles Boyle received bronze
Sport

Charles on track for nationals

LOCAL cyclist Charles Boyle has warmed up for the Masters National Championships in March with gold and bronze medals at the recent Queensland titles. Charles, who only took up cycling four years ago, was a member of the University of Queensland team that defended its title as the Team Pursuits […]

Jess Lavers-McBain
Sport

Paris Olympics in reach

JESS Lavers-McBain is on track to become the first Australian-born female wrestler to make the Olympics as she pursues qualification for Paris 2024. The Beaudesert local has an extensive martial arts background dating back to 1999, is a global leader in the sport and is the most decorated combat sports […]

Will Robinson at the Colgate South Island Games
Sport

Athletes do Beauy proud

TWO talented Beaudesert athletes got a taste of international competition and achieved personal bests in New Zealand this month. AJ Platell and Will Robinson were among 30 athletes from across Queensland selected to take part in the New Zealand Development Tour, including the South Island Colgate Games. Little Athletics Queensland […]

Vigoro States 5
Sport

Keeping Vigoro alive

IT’S NOT unfair to say that of all women’s sports played in Queensland Vigoro may be one of those with the fewest participants. Just three associations exist Cairns, Fassifern, and Ipswich,  For a number of years now, a group of Beaudesert girls have been keeping the game alive by travelling […]

Young local junior Levi Bannan is headed towards an NRL career with Manly.
Sport

Levi signs with Manly

KINGFISHER junior rugby league player, Levi Bannan, has been earmarked by Manly as a potential NRL player of the future. The talented half-back came under their notice last year playing in the Under 16 Cyril Connell Cup for Souths Logan Magpies. The team lost just one match in the competition […]

WINNERS: The Kingfishers celebrate their championship win in 2022.
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Champs aim to go back-to-back

WHEN co-coaches Keith Gee and Rob Brown took on the Kingfishers Women’s league team in 2022 they bravely aimed to win a premiership within three years. They achieved their goal 12 months early as the women stormed home last season to not only take the Southern Division, but also the […]

Dylan Biggs and daughter Zylah
Sport

Road to recovery

BEAUDESERT boxer Dylan Biggs is humbly chipping away at his return to the sport after being sidelined for six weeks with a hand injury. He broke the second and third metacarpal in his left hand in a training injury five weeks before he lost his Super Welterweight title to Nikita […]

Deb Love with Jon Krause
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Court revamp gets Beaudesert on the ball

Beaudesert and District Netball Association President Deb Love has welcomed $95,782 in funding from the Gambling Community Benefit fund. The grant will allow the Club to put grass courts on three bitumen courts that have been unusable for approximately ten years due to the deterioration of the current surface.  “To […]