BHP BILLITON CANNINGTON MINE NORTH QUEENSLAND SPORT DEVELOPMENT BURSARY


The launch of the North Queensland Sport Development Bursary was held at Townsville High School on 27 November 2003.

BHP Billiton Cannington Mine has sponsored the Bursaries since 2004 with a total of 244 young North Queensland Athletes to date receiving bursaries.  This generous sponsor has recognised the needs of the remote and regional sporting youth by raising the individual bursary amount from $500 to $750.

The North Queensland Sports Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the BHP Billiton Cannington Mine Sports Development Bursaries for 2012.  For the full list of recipients, please click here.

2012
Name Council Sport
Leonard Heron Burdekin Rugby Union
Patrick Schreiber Burdekin Basketball
Joshua Lush Cairns Track & Field
Aislynn Weber Cairns BMX
Courtney Gray Carpentaria Outdoor Hockey & Basketball
Kelean Logan Carpentaria Touch Football, Rugby League, Indoor Hockey & Athletics
Max Darveniza Cassowary Coast Football (Soccer)
Montanna McAvoy Cassowary Coast Vigaro, Football (Soccer) & Cross Country
Morgan Staub Charters Towers Rodeo - Junior Barrel Racing & Junior Breakaway Roping
Jane Wallace Charters Towers Softball
Daniel Grant Cloncurry Touch Football & Athletics
Amelia McMillan Cloncurry Campdraft, Tennis, Netball, Softball & Touch Football
Haylee Bethel Etheridge Touch Football
Georgia Lethbridge Etheridge Long Distance Running/Cross Country
Phoebe Creagh Flinders Swimming & Softball
Tayla Hiller Flinders Swimming
Damien Hobbs Hinchinbrook Golf
Joseph Jackson Hinchinbrook Swimming
Caleb Purdey Mackay Golf
Chelsey Thompson Mackay Cross Country & Athletics
Macey Fegan McKinlay Football (Soccer) & Touch Football
Rachel Fels McKinlay Equestrian
Brianna Smith Mount Isa Athletics - Hammer Throw
Jacob Smith Mount Isa Golf
Sally Carrington Richmond Water Polo & Netball
Asher Guy Richmond Swimming & Triathlon
Meg Donovan Tablelands Cross Country & Swimming - Athlete With A Disability
Geraldine Petersen Tablelands Dance
Joel Grace Townsville BMX
Courtney Hayward Townsville Swimming
Tara Jenkins Whitsunday Golf
Klaus Lorenz Whitsunday Sailing

 

 

 

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McKinlay Shire, Board Member Brent Armstrong and Mayor Cr Paul Woodhouse present 2005 BHP Bursary winner Darcy Ginns-Larkin with his jacket.
Matthew Cameron 2004 Bursary Recipient
 
 

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