Bo Morley (left) and teammates cross the finish line. Photo by SOK Images
News

Teamwork wins

Local woman Bo Morley and her teammates won their category when they ran the 96km Kokoda Challenge in 15 hours and 37 minutes but winning is not what it’s about for her. She was one […]

Debbie Wilson on an EmpowHER walk she went on. Image supplied.
Community

EmpowHER wins national award

The Scenic Rim’s EmpowHER hiking program has been nationally recognised, taking out the Programs and Activities Award at the 2022 Australian Sport, Recreation and Play Innovation Awards in Melbourne. The Council initiative, led by Community […]

Dave Eldridge and Rob Cus - 2022 Pairs Champions
Sport

Open Pairs Champions

Beaudesert Bowls Club has new Open Pairs Champions with Dave Eldridge and Rob Cus defeating Brian Marshall and Doug Ward in an entertaining game. Marshall and Ward started the match in great form winning five […]

Mark Platt
News

Platty gets life membership

The Beaudesert Kingfishers home ground, Willis Park, is like a second home to Mark Platt. Platt, or ‘Platty’, as he is affectionately known, started playing for St Mary’s as a child then the YCW (Young […]

Charlie Platell, Tamrookum State School
Sport

Iconic carnival a success

The 66th annual Christmas Creek Valley Athletics Carnival filled the Rathdowney State School grounds with sporting prowess and school spirit on 16-17 June. Students from Darlington, Hillview, Tamrookum and Rathdowney competed at the two-day carnival. […]

Keth Gee with Kingfisher U12 and U15 players
Community

Sports Talk connects community

The first of The Club’s Sports Talks was an inspirational evening with rugby league great, Keith Gee. League referee Lloyd Evans interviewed Gee in front of a packed dining room about his early life in […]

Bailey McPaike passes from the scrum.
Sport

Seniors Perform at Home

The Kingfishers Seniors teams came out fighting in their first games of the season. Both the Men’s and Women’s teams displayed great skill and determination against the opposing teams. Men Dominate in Grading Match The […]