Star junior siblings two of 13 Mackay players selected to represent Queensland at hockey's Australian Indoor Championships.
Anointed a future rugby league great, Kalyn Ponga's 2018 breakout season has put the former Mackay junior on a path to the top.
Dad might have suggested it but Hunter McGovern owned with an historic effort in November's Hamilton Island triathlon.
After a stunning rise through Queensland's cricketing ranks, Mackay teen sensation Charli Knott's 2018 has been nothing short of miraculous.
IN one of the more remarkable redemption stories in modern sport, Ben Barba's 2018 season scripted the ultimate comeback.
FROM men of steel, AFLW draftees, Dally M Medal winners, international debutantes and rising stars, the cream of Mackay’s sporting crop made its mark in 2018.
Mackay expected to be spared the worst but the message is to "be prepared” for when ex-tropical cyclone Owen passes over the region in coming days.
Mackay residents are being urged to heed warnings and prepare for power interruptions when tropical cyclone Owen passes over the region on the weekend.