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Big Brother and Little Brother clash in Finals Week 1.

North Queensland Cowboys v Brisbane Broncos

The Queensland derby is the 3rd match of this year’s finals series and shapes as an absolute cracker. The Broncos had a very nervous wait after dropping their final-round match against the Melbourne Storm. 604 more words




Welcome to Week 1 of the NRL Semi Finals where we have eight teams left fighting out for the premiership.

We will be posting a selection for each game of the 2014 Final Series. 277 more words


High insurance costs likely to impede development of Northern Australia

Since Cyclone Yasi, insurance premiums have soared in North Queensland as insurance companies have reassessed the risks of insuring properties in the region. Just how much premiums have increased is illustrated by some figures provided to the Joint Select Committee on Northern Australia by Townsville City Council (see chart below). 241 more words


Terrified of Take Off

I woke up this morning to realise that my newest post is a day late – sorry!

It’s incredible how time consuming holidaying can be. 274 more words

Taking in Australia...

 So… I made it home safely! After almost six months on the road, it’s time to prepare for the next adventure!


While there’s so much to do in the next couple of weeks leading up to my departure, I find myself taking small moments throughout the day to completely appreciate my beautiful homeland.  254 more words

R26 NRL Preview: Sea Eagles at Cowboys #NRLNQLMAN

The Manly Warringah Sea Eagles take on the North Queensland Cowboys at 1300SMILES Stadium this Saturday night.

Sea Eagles

1. Brett Stewart 2. Jorge Taufua 3. 481 more words

Manly Warringah Sea Eagles

Heritage North - bringing local museum communities together

Heritage North is an association of museums and historical societies from north and far north Queensland that meets quarterly to discuss issues affecting the region. When the organisation meets, members have the opportunity to share ideas and stories about the region’s history and their museum collections. 176 more words