Sport

Fri 29 May 2020

Highlands racing to return in June

premium_icon Highlands racing to return in June

Last weekend’s eight-race program in Emerald was postponed due to wet weather.

Tue 26 May 2020

Volunteers offer time at golf club working bee

premium_icon Volunteers offer time at golf club working bee

Five members went to the Emerald Golf Club working bee on Tuesday morning to tidy the garden beds and lawn around the clubhouse.

Wed 20 May 2020

National honour for Clermont coach

premium_icon National honour for Clermont coach

A Clermont dad has been recognised as one of the best cricket coaches in Australia.

Tue 19 May 2020

Mum ‘shaking with excitement’ after sinking hole-in-one

premium_icon Mum ‘shaking with excitement’ after sinking hole-in-one

She has now joined her son and late husband in getting a hole-in-one, all on the same hole

Fri 15 May 2020

Long-time Emerald trainer and racer retires

premium_icon Long-time Emerald trainer and racer retires

Noel Coyne, former Central Highlands jockey, trainer, and Pioneer Park curator, announced his retirement from all racing.

Thu 14 May 2020

Blackwater PE teacher runs 113km for charity

premium_icon Blackwater PE teacher runs 113km for charity

Quinton Gill ran around Blackwater for 13 hours, raising $2500 for Foodbank Queensland.

Mon 11 May 2020

Mother’s Day golf tournament a hit

premium_icon Mother’s Day golf tournament a hit

The Emerald Golf Club held its May Monthly Medal on Sunday, May 10.

Sat 9 May 2020

Emerald skeet shooter planning for Commonwealth Games

premium_icon Emerald skeet shooter planning for Commonwealth Games

Cherie Reeves said her not attending the Olympics was a “blessing in disguise” since she could now focus on preparing for other tournaments.

Thu 7 May 2020

Kids’ cricket helper departs Central Highlands

premium_icon Kids’ cricket helper departs Central Highlands

Hannah Clarke was Queensland Cricket’s Central Queensland participation officer for more than a year.

Gelsoft keeps enthusiasts busy through pandemic

premium_icon Gelsoft keeps enthusiasts busy through pandemic

One particular characteristic makes the sport attractive even if playing fields are closed.

Central Highlands trainers win big at race meeting

premium_icon Central Highlands trainers win big at race meeting

Central Highlands trainers among the big winners at Emerald Jockey Club meeting, claiming two $18,000 first-prize cheques

Tue 28 Apr 2020

Long-time golf club member wins Anzac Day tournament

premium_icon Long-time golf club member wins Anzac Day tournament

Keith McDonell feels he is at the top of his game.

Fri 24 Apr 2020

Annual yearling sales moved to online platform

Annual yearling sales moved to online platform

Capricornia Yearling Sales held online for the first time due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Mon 13 Apr 2020

CQ rider makes history

premium_icon CQ rider makes history

Elyce Smith became the first apprentice at Pioneer Park to ride six winners on the same program.

Fri 10 Apr 2020

Almost $100k at weekend races

Almost $100k at weekend races

Racing fans can tune in to Emerald’s Easter Saturday races while continuing isolation in the comfort of their own homes.

Thu 9 Apr 2020

Gymnastics goes on without the gym

premium_icon Gymnastics goes on without the gym

Emerald gymnasts are practising their skills at home.

Tue 7 Apr 2020

Emerald family awarded for cricket contribution

premium_icon Emerald family awarded for cricket contribution

Each member of the Murphy family contributes to the Emerald Brothers Cricket Club.

Mon 30 Mar 2020

Emerald cricket coach awarded Club Person of the Year

premium_icon Emerald cricket coach awarded Club Person of the Year

Aaron Kiely was given the Emerald Brothers’ annual award.

Thu 26 Mar 2020

Crowd-less CQ races streamed across state

premium_icon Crowd-less CQ races streamed across state

The Springsure St Pat’s Race Meeting was held in Emerald.

Tue 24 Mar 2020

We want to hear about your local sporting heroes

We want to hear about your local sporting heroes

If you have there’s someone special involved in your sporting club, let us know.

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