It's going to be a big weekend for the town of McKinlay community.
Bec Climie Footy is back in Julia Creek during the women in league round.
The break over the school holidays has proven beneficial for the athletes of the Mount Isa Athletics Club as they have returned with vengeance posting substantial numbers of personal bests.
Esther MacIntyre All girls touch team gets leg up from unlikely local business.
Alison Gordon wins the 18 hole ladies event at the golf club.
Esther MacIntyre Local AFL team The Buffs defeated Lake Nash Bats from the Northern Territory on Saturday, putting themselves on the finals ladder.
Garth Apps Round 17 of the Mount Isa 8 Ball Association.
Derek Barry Townies travel to Cloncurry on Saturday for the right to play Normanton in the grand final next weekend – in Normanton.
Robert Peters The Leichhardt Services Bowls Club held its annual triples tournament over the last weekend.
Esther MacIntyre Placing eight in Australia's biggest desert race, Mount Isa rider Ricky Lane has found a new enthusiasm for his favourite sport.