Highlands clinic boosts women's game

Expanding the Central Highlands Women’s competition to four or five teams may seem ambitious for the fledgling competition, but the determination of the 30 players who braved the extreme heat in the recent CH coaching clinic suggests it is highly likely to eventuate.more

History repeats as Clermont strikes

The small mining community of Bluff almost quadrupled its population on Saturday night when it played host to the 2014 Central Highlands Grand Final.more

Rivalry heats up in Ladies league

ACROSS the Central Highlands tomorrow night, local rugby league fixtures will carry a bit of extra weight during CHRL's Rivalry Round.more

Bluff ref keen to blow whistle at XXXX Island soccer match

BLUFF referee Ron Richardson has shared the field with some of rugby league's finest.
But tomorrow he'll swap green grass for golden sand and footy for soccer.more

Central Highlands Rugby League - Round 4 Review


Domestic Violence Awareness Round


Abby Dreams Big

They say the future belongs to those who believe in their dreams.

Abby Catling, would love to see Central Highlands run a girls competition just like the boys.more

Central Highlands Rugby League - Round 3 Review

What a fantastic round of footy promoting the awareness of Domestic Violence in the Central Highlands! Click here to see more about Round 3 of the Central Highlands Rugby League.more

Central Highlands Rep Team Announcement

The Central Highlands Rugby League has announced the playing squads for both the Under 20’s and A-Grade Divisions to represent the Central Highlands at the 47th Battalion Rugby League Carnival.more

Central Highlands Rugby League - Round 1 Review

What a great start to 2014! There were some cracking games of footy to start the 2014 season and this year, we might have a real competition on our hands! See below for all the results and reports for Round 1.more

Tributes flow for Purcival

If crowd numbers are any indication to the support rugby league has, then the 2014 season should be a bumper one for the Clermont Bears.more

Support for Highlands

There could be no doubt, following the events of the past few weeks, of the benefit of the contribution of the Men of League organisation, and it’s particularly timely with the recent Heritage Round to acknowledge the wonderful work this organisation does.more

Emerald not giving up on NRL pre-season match

THERE is still a chance Emerald may host a 2015 pre-season match between the Broncos and the Cowboys, but Central Highlands Rugby League president Darren Sargood is not getting his hopes up.more

Emerald Tigers win Wren Cup

THE Wren Cup is safely in the grasp of the Emerald Tigers for the first time, after Luke Wren led his side to redemption against his twin brother Mark's Barcaldine Sand Goannas at McIndoe Park.more

Wren Cup 2014 Wrap Up

THE 2014 Wren Cup was held at the weekend with great crowds, awesome sportsmanship and all round good hard footy.more

Teams Display their Passion for the Game

THE welcome mat was well and truly rolled out on the weekend when the Central West town of Longreach hosted the Longreach Sevens.more

Visiting Tigers Take Out Longreach 7's

AFTER eight months of planning; it all came together on March 1, 2014, in the outback town of Longreach. The Longreach 7s carnival with teams from all over Queensland competing for 1st prize of $7000.more

Changing the Face of Rugby League

A group of central Queensland women are working to change the masculine culture of rugby league in the region.more

2013 End of Season Results

The Clermont Bears win the 2013 Central Highlands Grand Final!more

2012 Central Highlands Award Winners

2012 Central Highlands Player Year Jim Gallagher Medallion - Todd Williams

2012 Central Highlands Rookie Year - Mullie Watson - Bluff Rabbitosmore

All roads lead to Clermont - Saturday 25th August

2012 Central Highlands Grandfinal 7pm - Clermont Bears vs Peak Down Pirates

Leadup game - 5pm Central Highlands All Stars vs CH Multicultural team

Awards to be presented - Womens Awards - Most Improved, Players Player - CH Womens Player Year

Mens - Most Tries, Most Conversions, Representative Player Year

Central Highlands Volunteer Administrators Awards- President, Secretary, Treasurermore

Venue for 2012 Central Highlands Grandfinal

Minor Premiers Clermont Bears won the right to host the 2012 Grandfinal
by defeating Peak Down Pirates on Saturday at Clermont 48 - 20more

Todd Williams - 2012 Central Highlands Player Year

At a function on Sunday 5th August, Todd Williams was presented with the Jim Gallagher Medallion for his outstanding season in the Central Highlands. Todd Williams
is a member of the Emerald Cowboys.more



AGM'S - Central Highlands

Central Highlands Referees   -   AGM   22nd October -  Emerald Meteor Motel

Central Highlands Rugby League - AGM  16th November - Capella Hotel Motel


Baby news - Referees

Tim and Stacey Steinhardt - Blackwater - welcome their first child - Ryan John Steinhardt born Townsville Hospital

1.17am Tuesday, 27th September, 8lb 14ounces, both doing well.   Congratulationsto Tim and Stacey.....referee in the making.


Central Highlands announce Volunteer Awards for 2011 season

Central Highlands Volunteer President  Award   Damon Walsh   Emerald Brothers Cowboys

Central Highlands Volunteer Secretary Award    Alanna Murchinson    Clermont Bears

Central Highlands Volunteer Treasurer Award    Brooke Walker          Emerald Tigers


CH All Stars vs CH Indigenous team

The large vocal crowd at Hickey Oval, Dysart , Saturday nigt witnessed a great spectacle of footy in the warm up game before Grandfinal game, where the CH "All Stars" took on the CH Indigenous team, players for the CH "All Stars" came from Dysart Bulls, Emerald Brothers Cowboys and Middlemount Panters, coached by Damon Walsh (President Emerald Brothers Cowboys), CH Indigenous team coached by Lenny Comollati, will travel to the Gold Coast last September to take part in an Indigenous Carnival.


Peak Down Pirates - Central Highlands Premiers 2011

Peak Down Pirates came out the winners of the Central Highlands 2011 Grandfinal game held in Dysart Saturday 10th September.   In a hard, fast game Peak Down Pirates 31 defeated the ever gallant Dysart Bulls 20. 

Player of the Grandfinal - Marc Fickling - Peak Down Pirates


2011 Grandfinal Results

Jim Gallagher Medallion   Logan Sullivan - Dysart Bulls

Most Tries 2011   Hayden Reid - Dysart Bulls

Most Conversions 2011   Phil Derksen - Dysart Bulls

2011 Central Highlands Rookie of the Year   Billy Biggam - Middlemount Panthers


Bow Energy - an emerging coal seam gas success story

Bow Energy has delivered strong growth to become one of Queensland’s leading independent coal seam gas companies.

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