“One of the great pieces of Australian history” – these were the words of Gerry Fogarty in welcoming visitors to Barcaldine for the 125th anniversary of the 1891 Shearers’ Strike – and that was how the town remembered and celebrated the nationally significant event on the weekend.
With a motto of “making do with what you’ve got”, an enthusiastic Blackall show committee provided a ton of fun for patrons on Saturday.
THE sun shone brightly on this year's Goondiwindi Show with an all female team taking out the Young Farmers Challenge, a children's fashion showcase and epic night of entertainment.
Hundreds of race-goers enjoyed a fabulous day at the 104th Carlton Mid Dalby Picnic Races on Saturday. The seven race TAB program combined with some fine fashion and plenty of cool drinks ensured a fun day out for all. PHOTOS: Fee Turner
ONCE a year the tiny Burke Shire hamlet of Gregory comes alive when hundreds descend for two days of sporting action.
Queensland polocrosse has a lot to look forward to in the future if results from the national championships at Albury on the weekend are anything to go by.