Magpies Sporting Club remains steadfast in its commitment to Magpies Crusaders despite a "nightmare” in the wake of a failed motion at the club's AGM.
Christmas came early for wave seekers on Saturday as wild weather caused by ex-tropical cyclone Owen continued to whip up swells.
There's no rugby league without officials and a "radical” overhaul to the way referees are trained is set to positively impact numbers.
The first brick in Mackay Meteorettes' chase for a championship is in place with the side's back court general recommitting.
North Mackay Little Athletics Centre has scored a big win with a grant to fund new sports gear.
Practice domination has catapulted a Mackay race car driver to a career first series win at the V8 Supercar Round in Newcastle.
Commonwealth Games gold medalist Jack McLoughlin is used to going the distance and helping to inspire the next generation is well worth the journey.
Mackay cricketer Mitchell English will be out for a repeat of an award-winning 2017/18 season in the Australian Country Championships.
Coming off a thumping of Souths last weekend, an in-form Brothers is readying for a "great test” against ladder-leader Norths on Saturday.
They might both originally be from England, but it was a Mackay connection which led to delivering a landmark fishing title a decade in the making.