Coming Alive for the Day of the Dead

By Kimberley Schloss. Far North Queensland’s sizeable Mexican population is preparing for the Day of the Dead celebrations to take place on Nov 1st. As always, the focus of the event is creation of a a traditional dish known as a pib (above). The meal is created communally, with preparations beginning in July. The ingredientsContinue reading “Coming Alive for the Day of the Dead”

Gordonvale Gurus are Kabaddi Champions again

By Destiny Givens The Gordonvale Gurus Kabaddi and Chapati Club have been crowned North Queensland senior men’s kabaddi champions for the seventeenth year running. The yellow-and-reds (above) were too strong for their bitter rivals, the Bentley Park Beards, eventually running our 187-2 winners in front of over fifty thousand fans. Captain of the Beards, JawalContinue reading “Gordonvale Gurus are Kabaddi Champions again”