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Sport - Torn between two champion teams

This article was originally published in print in The Herbert River Express on September 27 2017.

AN INGHAM woman who attended the same high school as… 184 more words

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In assessing the second news story “Maroons legend Billy Slater to be announced as ambassador for QLD thoroughbred racing” seems to be about as the title states Billy Slater is to be appointed as the ambassador for Queensland thoroughbred racing but is uncertain if Slaters new title will come with any ownership roles. 198 more words


The NRL have got it wrong...again

It’s hard to believe the NRL match review committee could compound the issue regarding Sia Soliola’s hit on Billy Slater. But they’ve done exactly that by giving the Canberra prop just a five-match suspension as opposed to the six that certain parties were pushing for. 596 more words

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This week we were asked to read and compare two stories about Billy Slater’s announcement as Racing Queensland ambassador. One published in the Gold Coast Bulletin and the other a media statement from the Queensland Government. 129 more words

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Comm11007 Wk 1 Inquiry Billy Slater

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There seems little doubt in anyone’s mind that Billy Slater is a living legend. Brad Davidson, journalist from The Gold Coast Bulletin… 478 more words


The Queensland Origin bombshells set to turn the series on its head

Kevin Walters approached today’s Origin team announcement with a hint of trepidation. Perhaps this was him coming to the sudden realisation that, for the first time in a long time, he would be without two of the finest players ever to pull on a Maroons jumper – Jonathan Thurston and Greg Inglis. 1,403 more words