What's on around the grounds this weekend

Rockhampton Brothers player Grant Rogers.
Rockhampton Brothers player Grant Rogers. Chris Ison ROK060817cleague3


7am Saturday: 2017 Emu Park Men's Open Championship, Emu Park Golf Club


8.30am Saturday: Day 1 of the Reef2Beef Interclub Challenge between Rockhampton and Keppel Coast, Six Mile Raceway, Pink Lily

8.30am Sunday: Day 2 of the Reef2Beef Interclub Challenge between Rockhampton and Keppel Coast, Coastal Park MX Track, Yeppoon

AFL Capricornia

2.15pm Saturday: Brothers v Glenmore (Tony Clifford Memorial Day), Kele Park

2.15pm Saturday: Yeppoon v Panthers, Swan Park

5pm Saturday: BITS v Gladstone, Boyne Island Oval

Rocky Softball

Semi-finals to be played at Kele Park, Rockhampton

2.30pm-4.30pm Saturday: Open women, Blue v Maniacs; Bombers v Minx

5pm-7pm Saturday: Open men, Bushrangers v Blockheads

Capricornia Rugby

3.45pm Saturday: Semi-final 3v4, Frenchville v Gladstone, The Stockyard, Moura

5.30pm Saturday: Semi-final 1v2, Dawson Valley v Brothers, The Stockyard, Moura

Rockhampton Hockey

Games to be played at Kalka Shades, Rockhampton

3.50pm Saturday: A1 men, Wanderers v Park Avenue Brothers

5.15pm Saturday: A1 women, Wanderers v Southern Suburbs

6.40pm Saturday: A1 men, Frenchville Rovers v Park Avenue Brothers

8.05pm Saturday: A1 women, Frenchville Rovers v Park Avenue Brothers

Rocky Rugby League

6pm Saturday: Major semi-final, Norths Chargers v Rockhampton Brothers, Browne Park

3pm Sunday: Elimination semi-final, Emu Park v Yeppoon, Browne Park

CQ Premier League

7pm Saturday: Capricorn Coast v Parkana, Apex Park

7pm Saturday: Clinton v Frenchville, Clinton Field

7pm Saturday: Southside United v Nerimbera, Jardine Park


7.30pm Saturday: Rockhampton Rockets v Brisbane Capitals, NAB Stadium, Brisbane

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'Plane enthusiasts' dream': Massive military aircraft in Rocky right now

The Antonov 124-100, one of the largest aircraft in the world, lands at the Rockhampton Airport.

See one of eight of the incredible aircrafts operating in the world

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MAN HUNT: Police are still searching for a 17-year-old man who escaped custody in Emerald on Tuesday night.

The handcuffed 17 year old allegedly stole a car and sped away

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Painting a brighter future for koalas

WORTH SAVING: The Queensland Koala Crusaders' Community Crowdfunding Campaign aims to raise $30,000 towards the cost of planting 10,000 trees for koalas.

Queensland Koala Crusaders have launched a crowdfunding campaign

CQ animal rescue group struggle with abandoned pet surge

Thatcher the dog is the face up Capricorn Animal Aid's upcoming fundraiser ball. He is pictured with his foster carer Lailah Hinds and Capricorn Animal Aid's Juanita Peoples ahead of the major event.

Major fundraiser the only hope for hundreds of animals in need

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A POPULAR novel series has finally made it to the screen but it's not exactly the King of movies, according to reviewer Matthew Pearce

'Carnival of chaos': Mega Rocky event you can't miss

A massive night of entertainment is lined up for the Rockhampton Showgrounds next month.

Massive response to release of tickets for next month's spectacular

The Project will now be on six nights a week

The Project presenters Waleed Aly, Carrie Bickmore and Peter Helliar.

The Project is expanding with a Sunday night edition and a new host.

Click your fingers, tap your toes

Helen Peters, Elisabeth Wallis-Gaedtke, Evalee Sharples and Kemal Avunduk rehearse for Fascinating Rhythm, Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir's performance of hot jazz, sizzling samba, Latin beats and smooth swing sounds at Lake Kawana Community Centre on August 26-27.

Libby to set beat for Fascinating Rhythm this weekend

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Game of Thrones: Season 7 finale predictions

Emilia Clarke in a scene from season 7 of Game of Thrones.

JON and Daenerys finally met. But what happens next?

Reese Witherspoon on being a ‘has-been’ at 36

Witherspoon’s career has never looked better but that didn’t stop people declaring her a “has-been”.

Reese on the ‘brutal’ article that called her a has-been at 36.

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Residents fear sand mine sell out by State Minister

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Further testing undertaken on site, despite claims of significance

Investors quick to snap up property in key growth corridor

High-profile commercial site sells at auction for $4.920m

Rocky in top-10 fastest growing areas for residential units

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Development approvals align with bold inner-city living vision