sports

  • Australian Pole Sports Championships

    Welcome to a brand new Australian sporting event, proudly born in Cairns: Australia’s inaugural World Pole Sports Championships (WPSC) qualifying event, taking place at the new Cairns Basketball Stadium.

    Pole is one of the fastest growing sports on the planet. This inaugural competition will be open to all Australian pole sports athletes and athletes from countries that don’t have a WPSC qualifying event, including New Zealand and most Asian countries.

  • Yungaburra Triathlon

    Drawing over 500 competitors and 2500 spectators in 2014, 2015 and 2016 the annual event is delivered by Tablelands Regional Council with the assistance of an organising committee made up of local business and community representatives. Sponsorship and registration fees cover the cost of the event, with 10 per cent of registration fees donated to organisations that support returned service members.

  • Normanton Barra Classic

    The Normanton Barra Classic is an annual event usually held over Easter weekend. This year in May due to flooding.

    Nominations from 5.00pm to 9.00pm

  • Gregory Downs Races

    Gregory Downs Jockey Club has been racing for over 100 years in the Gulf Country.

    The Gregory Downs Races is a weekend of family fun

  • Gregory River Canoe Race

    The event now is in its 44th year at the Gregory River in the township of Gregory. The Gregory river is a crystal clear spring feed river which flows all year round.

    The event has two distances, 18 kilometre recreational race and the marathon 40 kilometre race.

  • The Great Wheelbarrow Race

    On the third weekend in May of each year, Mareeba Shire Council plays host to ’The Great Wheelbarrow Race’.
    This is an event where competitors push an empty wheelbarrow along the ’Wheelbarrow Way’ between Mareeba and Chillagoe in three stages.

  • Laura Races and Rodeo

    This is an action-packed weekend with something for all the family to enjoy. Talented jockeys vie for position on the outback track, testing their skills

  • Mareeba Rodeo and Festival 2019

    The Mareeba Rodeo has a history dating back to 1949 and has become a national icon on the rodeo calendar.

    Top level competition and entertainment

  • Cairns to Karumba Bike Ride

    Event Details Cairns to Karumba Bike Ride is a truly epic adventure that you will talk about for a lifetime. [more…]

  • Targa Great Barrier Reef

    Event Details Targa Australia run the world’s largest, longest and hardest tarmac rally event and Targa Great Barrier Reef will return to [more…]