Category: sport

Indigenous businesses embraced by the Commonwealth Games

In a world-first, Indigenous businesses have been invited to join the Commonwealth Games journey. This commitment to reconciliation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders hopes to build legacies for not only for them, but the first peoples of future host

Brisbane Lions AFLW introduces new recruits

The Brisbane Lions are hoping to go one better in next year’s women’s AFL competition. Today the club welcomed eight keen new players to the team. Michael McGuane reports.

NRL 2018 draft revealed

The NRL has released its full 2018 draw for the first time. The Brisbane Broncos will start next year with a bang, hosting the Cowboys at Suncorp for their round two clash. Lily Nothing reports.

Athlete shines a social light on the Decathlon

Decathlon, it’s the challenging sport many people haven’t even heard of, but one Comm Games ambassador is showing his online fans exactly what the sport is all about. Lily Greer reports.

Queenslanders named to carry the Commonwealth Games Baton

More than 1,800 Queenslanders have been named to carry the Commonwealth Games Baton later this year. They have widespread backgrounds. Sheridan Ireland reports.

Lasting legacy of the Commonwealth Games

In the lead-up to the 2018 Commonwealth Games, all eyes are on the Gold Coast’s ability to step up to the world stage, but what happens to the city once the athletes and spectators go home? Lily Nothling reports.

Kangaroos line-up looming for the World Cup

The Kangaroos are back on home soil and coach Mal Meninga has a big decision to make. Madeline Paulsen reports.

Questions surround transport for Commonwealth Games

The Gold Coast Mayor says the number one issue during the 2018 Commonwealth Games is transport. Hundreds of millions have been spent on infrastructure upgrades, but questions remain – can the Gold Coast handle the biggest event hosted by a

Athletes added to sport’s Hall of Fame

Jeff Horn has become the first boxer to win the prestigious Don award, from the Sport Australia Hall of Fame. Athlete Raelene Boyle and AFL great Tony Lockett also were honoured at the special dinner. Holly Parkinson reports.

Commonwealth Games herald change and credibility

Australian athletes once dominated the Commonwealth Games. Their success at the event, formed a crucial part of our national identity. But is that changing? Ashleigh Dwan reports.