south burnett sporting icons

Record crowd sees Pearce steer Blackbutt to 1968 win

Premium Content Record crowd sees Pearce steer Blackbutt to 1968 win

Remembered as one of the greatest games of rugby league in the history of the South...

NRL great recalls being printed in the SB Times

Premium Content NRL great recalls being printed in the SB Times

After playing for both Australia and QLD, this rugby league great recalls the...

Nanango ‘once the ultra-running capital of the world’

Premium Content Nanango ‘once the ultra-running capital of the world’

Relive the days when runners travelled from all over the world to compete in...

The South Burnett father and son who played for QLD

Premium Content The South Burnett father and son who played for QLD

The story of two QLD jerseys hanging side-by-side, both worn by former South...

Four South Burnett cricketers who turned professional

Premium Content Four South Burnett cricketers who turned professional

The South Burnett has always been a strong cricket region, producing several...

The boy from Wondai who went on to play for Australia

Premium Content The boy from Wondai who went on to play for Australia

The South Burnett cricketer who went on to tour the world, playing 12 tests for...

Nanango Stags rugby league team of the decade

Premium Content Nanango Stags rugby league team of the decade

Coaching staff and members of the Nanango Stags have put together their best 19 to...

GALLERY: Historic sporting photos of the South Burnett

Premium Content GALLERY: Historic sporting photos of the South Burnett

FLASHBACK: Photos capturing sport played in the Burnett during the past century.

GALLERY: Ten historic sport photos of Kingaroy

Premium Content GALLERY: Ten historic sport photos of Kingaroy

FLASHBACK: Ten images from the last century of sport in Kingaroy.

FLASHBACK: South Burnett product captains QLD in 1975

Premium Content FLASHBACK: South Burnett product captains QLD in 1975

After growing up in Blackbutt, this South Burnett rugby league player went on to...

FLASHBACK: Cherbourg boxer claims gold at Comm Games

Premium Content FLASHBACK: Cherbourg boxer claims gold at Comm Games

In 1962 a Cherbourg boxer was the first indigenous Australian to win a gold medal...

FLASHBACK: Cherbourg paceman Don Bradman couldn’t face

Premium Content FLASHBACK: Cherbourg paceman Don Bradman couldn’t face

After returning from a record breaking Ashes tour in 1930, Sir Donald Bradman was...

10 South Burnett footballers who played in the NRL

Premium Content 10 South Burnett footballers who played in the NRL

Our rich rugby league culture has produced countless talented footballers...

Unsung Knights hero returns to Cherbourg

Premium Content Unsung Knights hero returns to Cherbourg

A Cherbourg junior, Murgon senior and unsung hero of the Newcastle Knights will be...

Full circle for NRL legend at South Burnett school

Premium Content Full circle for NRL legend at South Burnett school

NRL legends visit schools in the South Burnett to deliver a positive message ahead...

League legend a Mustang through and through

Premium Content League legend a Mustang through and through

Bryan Niebling be running out for the Legends of League clash.

GALLERY: Action-packed night at touch football finals

Premium Content GALLERY: Action-packed night at touch football finals

Touch grand final games had everything, and players getting sent off weren’t even...

New sporting complex a huge honour for our sporting great

Premium Content New sporting complex a huge honour for our sporting great

New facility at The Gabba tips hat to 'guy from the bush'.

Sippel to continue rise on national cricket stage

Premium Content Sippel to continue rise on national cricket stage

Cricketer re-signs for another season in Women's Big Bash League.

Gavin Cooper's huge milestone inspires Burnett clubmates

Premium Content Gavin Cooper's huge milestone inspires Burnett clubmates

'He has shown our youth that there are pathways to the NRL,.'

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