Patrick Gentry and Ryan Macasaet (front) and Jesse Mould, Mathew Early, Declan Hutchinson, Jaxson Walters and Gordon Miners competed in the under-17 boys discus.
Patrick Gentry and Ryan Macasaet (front) and Jesse Mould, Mathew Early, Declan Hutchinson, Jaxson Walters and Gordon Miners competed in the under-17 boys discus. Laura Blackmore

GALLERY: Young stars showcase athleticism at carnival

STUDENTS from around the region gathered to put their athleticism to the test yesterday when the region's best competed in the South Burnett District Athletics Carnival.

Students from the under-13 category, to the opens category participated in a range of athletic events at the carnival which was hosted by Nanango State High School.

Goomeri, Kingaroy, Nanango, Murgon, Saint Mary's Catholic College, St John's Lutheran School, Proston, Wondai and Murgon high school students represented their schools on the day.

See some of the athletics action in our gallery below: