A conversation with Bluey PupPup

Part of the Conversations Series, with Shirley Higgins-Croft Sir Bluey PupPup (above left) is a dog that wears many collars. He is best known as the North Queensland Cowboys mascot, but his responsibilities extend far beyond faffing around the sideline. He is a critical part of the finely-tuned machine that has dominated the Queensland RugbyContinue reading “A conversation with Bluey PupPup”

MayGregor at the TB Tavern

By Paolo Zupp Fight fans and ice-addicts alike descended on the Trinity Beach tavern today to see the cross-promotional brawl between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. The TB Tavern is the spiritual home for purveyors of the pugilistic arts in North Queensland, and the bout did not disappoint. Some 5000 locals turned out to fillContinue reading “MayGregor at the TB Tavern”

Skippy Huegill to back-channel on behalf of Trump

By Allan Povah from Pyongyang Former Ambassador to North Korea, Sir Skippy Huegill, has been rushed to Seoul to meet with US and Chinese officials to nut out a plan for dealing with the threat of North Korea’s nuclear ambitions. Previously, during his time in Pyongyang, Huegill had developed a close relationship with maverick North KoreanContinue reading “Skippy Huegill to back-channel on behalf of Trump”

Cowboys prepare to go back-to-back!

By Destiny Givens With one sleep to go until the season launch, the Cowboys backroom staff have everything under control in preparation for the opening match against the Canberra Raiders. “We’re looking at going back-to-back in twenty-seventeen^”, enthused Chef de Mission at 1300SMILES Stadium, Bob Bliss (above). “The whole team has been working hard forContinue reading “Cowboys prepare to go back-to-back!”