Terry Butts analyses news from the North Queensland racing scene.
Competitors from across North Queensland travelled 110 kilometres north of Mount Isa for the annual Yelvertoft Campdraft and Rodeo.
Dust flew over Julia Creek when fearless bull riders descended on the outback town for the Dirt n Dust Festival PBR.
North Queensland clay target shooters have raised the profile of cancer affecting their area, donating $15,000 between two charities on Sunday.
A Charters Towers triathlete closed in on her leader in an epic attempt to claim first place at the Julia Creek Dirt n Dust Festival.
A high school teacher from Hughenden has taken on the toughest triathlon in the country, accepting the challenge of the Julia Creek Dirt n Dust triathlon.
Rising star triathletes participated in the junior triathlon at the Julia Creek Dirt n Dust Festival with impressive results displayed.