Council pools are a cool place to hang out

Cr Amanda Cooper joins Sandgate Aquatic Centre operator Craig Crozier to officially launch the centre's new aqua park.

Summer hours start at council pools

Zillmere team lifts for gold at state titles

Wearing their gold medals after competing in the Queensland Weightlifting Association state titles are (front from left) Justine and Clint Winchester, Tina Redmond and Colleen Duplock with (back) Julie Davies, Linda Skerman and Logan Poon.

Seven weightlifters win gold medals

Tackle fish while the surf's up

Why wouldn't you be smiling with your first whiting coming in at 38cm.

Key factors to land fish in the surf

Event pits veteran wrestlers in the ring

Wrestling fans will be hoping to see Dean Draven displaying his high impact style of wrestling with his trademark move, the diving head butt, at the AWF Wrestling Hot August Fights on Friday.

Veteran wrestlers top fight bill

Cricket clubs go in to bat for girls

Jaida Twigg from Sandgate-Redcliffe District Cricket Club, which is part of the Brisbane North Junior Cricket Association which runs a series of programs aimed at encouraging more girls to play cricket.

North Brisbane cricket clubs aim to attract girls to the sport

Golfers raise $17,000 for prostate cancer

Winners at the Versace Timbers Charity Golf Day at Virginia Golf Club are Matt Church, Earl Wecker, Sam Keame and Nigel Hogg with Versace Timbers Director Bill Leddy.

Golfers tee off in Virginia for charity

Chris looks for next generation of golfers in Sandgate

New Golf Professional Chris Chaplin is very comfortable on his home turf at Sandgate Golf Club.

Golf Professional started at Sandgate Golf Club at 13

Yamba athlete on track to Commonwealth Games

Yamba athlete Celia Sullohern has booked herself a one-way ticket to the 2018 Commonwealth Games with what is arguably the biggest victory of her career.

Dream showdown could just be the highlight

Jockey Brenton Avdulla rides Dreamforce to win race 9, ANZ Bloodstock News Handicap during the Thoroughbred Breeders NSW Race Day at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse in Sydney, Saturday, November 25, 2017. (AAP Image/Daniel Munoz) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Dream showdown could just be the standout on Villiers Day

Mundine hits back over Horn swipe

Anthony Mundine has taken aim at Jeff Horn, labelling him a "B-grade fighter”.

Anthony Mundine v Jeff Horn: War of words heats up

Bairstow’s emotional return to scene of the crime

Jonny Bairstow scored a fine century on day two at the WACA Ground.

Jonny Bairstow scores emotional WACA century after torrid fortnight

Titans snap up former Broncos chief

Gold Coast Titans coach Garth Brennan has a laugh at training.

Titans ownership confirmed, former Broncos chair Dennis Watt hired

Bathurst-winning duo sticks together for 2018

Luke Youlden (right) and co-driver David Reynolds celebrate their win at Bathurst.

Luke Youlden retained by Erebus Motorsport for 2018 Enduro Cup

Aussie teen eyes Open wildcard

Alex de Minaur hammers a forehand return.

Alex De Minaur working towards Australian Open start

World Cup Team of the Tournament

Australian team member's celebrate their victory in the Rugby League World Cup men's final match between Australia and England in Brisbane on December 2, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Patrick HAMILTON / --IMAGE RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE — STRICTLY NO COMMERCIAL USE —

Australia cap off stunning RLWC with five in Team of the Tournament

Women's cricket is picking up pace

Australian fast bowler Holly Ferling is excited by the growth of women's cricket.

Holly Ferling says female bowlers can break new ground.

How Chooks got their man

Cooper Cronk celebrates after the Storm's grand final triumph.

The Roosters' pitch for Cooper Cronk was surprisingly simple.

Steve Waugh's quest to help kids

Former Australian cricket captain Steve Waugh with Xavier Kitchin, 5 of Scottsdale. Xavier is one of several Tasmanian recipient of a grant from the Steve Waugh Foundation. Picture: LUKE BOWDEN

Aussie cricketer turns attention to sick children.

RLWC: The 118kg weapon the Kiwis are banking on

Nelson Asofa-Solomona, in action for the Storm this season, is set to make a huge impact for New Zealand.

He could be New Zealand's not-so-secret weapon

'The Matildas are our life, our passion, our everything'

Sam Kerr of Australia celebrates after scoring against Brazil at Pepper Stadium in September.

Superstar Sam Kerr opens up on the state of football in Australia.

Wallabies take note: How to beat the All Blacks

Sekope Kepu is tackled by Rieko Ioane during game 1 of the Bledisloe Cup at ANZ Stadium in Sydney

The Wallabies need to play like cornered animals again.

Craig Bellamy is worth $3 million

MORE SUCCESS: Storm coach Craig Bellamy after Melbourne's grand final win.

Craig Bellamy deserves to be the highest paid person in rugby league

Kent: Storm are good, but they're not the greatest

Overrated? ... the 2017 NRL premiership winners.

Timing is always essential when it comes to assessing great teams

Durkin: Class should live happily ever after

PRIZE: Storm captain Cameron Smith and Cowboys captain Gavin Cooper with the trophy at Luna Park in Sydney.

It is a fiction, a legend, a romance and a fantasy.

Ikin: 2017 vintage is best Storm side in this great club's history

GREAT CLUB: Storm coach Craig Bellamy has turned his club into one of the greatest sides.

"The Storm are now as the dominant franchise in our game”

AFL Grand Final: Dusty presents dilemma for Dimma

KEY MAN: Brownlow Medallist Dustin Martin prepares for the grand final.

Forward or midfield for Martin the choice for Richmond coach

NRL IN TOOWOOMBA: The million dollar game

Ashley Taylor has committed to the Gold Coast Titans until 2021. Picture: Dave Hunt/AAP

Agreement "in principle" gets the go ahead

The heat is on for fully fit Cowboys

North Queensland Cowboys Pre Season Training. Gavin Cooper. Picture: Alix Sweeney

Pressure on the team to perform will only be magnified

Stunning rap for teen Titan: ‘The best I’ve ever seen’

Gold Coast teenager Moeaki Fotuaika. Photo: Gold Coast Titans

Titans players in awe of 18-year-old sensation Moeaki Fotuaika

Hurst’s challenging role with NRL

NRL Welfare officer Murray Hurst.

Hurst says work is just as important as any he did in coach’s box.

2018 Intrust Super Cup draw released

Ase Boas celebrates the Hunters' premiership in 2017.

Hunters will begin season with a home clash against Ipswich

‘Jarryd Hayne leaving had nothing to do with it’

Former Titans player Jarryd Hayne looks on.

Michael Gordon’s Titans move in the works regardless of Hayne move

Top draft pick lines up with Brisbane

Cameron Rayner was selected by the Brisbane Lions on Friday night. Photo: Getty

Cam Rayner keen to show why is Lions picked him at No.1

Former Richmond forward punts on NFL career

Ben Lennon is set to try his fortunes as an NFL punter.

Former Tigers forward Ben Lennon eyes NFL career

Ablett lines up in Cats colours

Gary Ablett warms up with the Geelong Cats.

Gary Ablett joins Geelong teammates at training

'The beginning of the end for Arsene Wenger'

Arsene Wenger reacts during a Champions League match.

Arsenal legend reckons Arsene Wenger is in his final stages at club

Popovic throws hat in Roos ring: I want to lead them

Tony Popovic talks to his players at a training session.

Tony Popovic throws hat into the ring for Socceroos top job

The A-League young guns your club should play

Jack Hingert of the Roar and Christian Theoharous of the Victory. (Photo by Darrian Traynor/Getty Images)

Youngsters your A-League club should play.

Arnold dismisses talk of landing Socceroos coaching role

Graham Arnold says he hasn't been offered the Socceroos coaching job.

Graham Arnold says no offer made for Socceroos job.

City break record as unbeaten EPL run continues

Manchester City's David Silva, centre, scores his side's first goal in the 4-0 win over Swansea City.

Manchester City 11 points clear at the top of the EPL.

Socceroos threat in stunning Arnold offer

He’s back.

Graham Arnold reportedly offered Socceroos coaching job

‘Devastated’: WAG heartbreak

WAG dramas.

Spurned partner 'devastated', according to report

England battler whacks Aussies at WACA

Dawid Malan celebrates England’s first century of the series.

ENGLAND defied three decades of Ashes torture in Perth.

Mission Impossible: Poms’ 80-year reality check

England could do with Don Bradman's services for the remainder of the Ashes.

ONLY one team has ever come back from 2-0 down in the Ashes.

Australia turn to Marsh for WACA

Smith thinks Marsh might be the right man for the WACA. (AAP Image/Dean Lewins)

AUSTRALIA has confirmed Mitchell Marsh will come into the side.

England calls out Smith’s sledging lie

The Ashes is no place for niceties.

JIMMY Anderson exposed Steve Smith’s bluff on sledging.

Cloud over Layton’s Comm Games hopes

Veteran defender Sharni Layton dropped from Diamonds squad for Quad series in England and South Africa after failing to receive medical clearance

Diamonds strengthen No.1 status

The Australian Diamonds celebrate after winning the Constellation Cup.

Australia back on top of world.

Diamonds waiting on Sharni Layton green light

Sharni Layton in full throttle for the Magpies during Super Netball.

Sharni Layton waiting for green light to make Diamonds return

Sharni Layton named for return

Sharni Layton of the Diamonds competes for the ball with Bailey Mes of the Silver Ferns during game one of the 2016 Constellation Cup.

Defender named in squad to tour in January next year.

Laura Langman leaves Sunshine Coast Lightning

OUT: Laura Langman has decided to leave the Sunshine Coast Lightning and return to New Zealand.

ONE of the Lightning's top players has decided to leave

Diamonds cement top spot with clean sweep

Gabi Simpson regains possession for the Diamonds in their battle against the Silver Ferns. Source: AAP

"We put everything out there in those last four games”

It's Kiwis and us for Games gold

Australia's Caitlin Bassett (centre) says it will be a Diamonds-New Zealand final for the netball gold medal at next year's Commonwealth Games.

Bassett says it's Australia and New Zealand for Games gold medal

Wolf circling Villiers for Waller

MISTER Sea Wolf can enhance trainer Chris Waller’s phenomenal record in feature Randwick mile races when he lines up in the feature Group 2 $250,000 Villiers...

Hayes duo embark on Diamond hunt

Trainer David Hayes has two smart fillies making their debuts on Saturday.

Hayes duo embark on Diamond hunt as youngsters step up

Leading hoop to appeal big ban

Viddora wins the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot with Joe Bowditch in the saddle. Picture: Simon Merritt/Western Racepix

Jockey Joe Bowditch could miss Viddora ride if suspension stands

Racing the scales to stay under weight

INDUSTRY VETERAN: Champion Coast jockey Damian Browne leading Buffering at the Dubai World Cup.

What jockeys put their bodies through

Winx owners eyeing another Plate

Winx had to dig in to win her third weight-for-age championship. Picture: David Caird

Winx owner says champion mare may target a record fourth Cox Plate

Almandin headlines Lloyd’s Zipping assault

Almandin, front, with jockey Kerrin McEvoy board wins the Melbourne Cup horse racing at the Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016. Heartbreak City, rear, came second. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

Williams wants to win race named after one of his favourite horses

Jockey suspended over horse punch


Jockey Dylan Cabouche suspended after punching horse prior to race

Aussie golfer suspended for doping violation

Australian golfer Mark Hensby has been suspended for a year by the PGA Tour after failing to provide a drug testing sample

Bland looking forward to 2018

SOLID SEASON: Adam Bland in action during the Australian PGA at RACV Royal Pines Resort on the Gold Coast. (AAP Image)

Adam Bland secures European Tour Card in Australian PGA

Hungry Smith targets top 50

Cameron Smith with Jordan Ontiveros. Photo: Liam Kidston.

Australian PGA winner Cameron Smith targets world top 50 and Masters

Hales cleared for Aussie ODIs but Stokes in limbo

Alex Hales looks likely to come to Australia for the ODI series.

Ben Stokes has to sweat on his future as Hales is ready for ODIs