Thursday, September 14, 2023


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Paul Bowman Rugby League Challenge

Welcomes 1180 Players To Field

The Paul Bowman Challenge Carnival is back for 2023, with more than 5000 people expected to stream into the region over the weekend.

With over 80 teams from across Queensland participating in the two-day Under 9 Rugby League Competition, Proserpine will be a hive of energy and excitement.

Proserpine has two Braham teams competing, each with 15 boys and girls per team.

Proserpine Whitsunday Junior Rugby League President Justin Follett said, “The aim of the weekend is to see more than a thousand children compete for their club, display good sportsmanship, and enjoy themselves.”

“It’s going to be a great weekend showcasing rugby league in our region, so come out to the Proserpine footy grounds and support your local team playing the greatest game of all.”

WHAT: Paul Bowman Challenge Carnival Rugby League

WHERE: Proserpine Junior Rugby League Fields

WHEN: Saturday September 16 and Sunday September 17, 2023

Thousands of spectators and competitors will stream into Proserpine for the Paul Bowman Rugby League Challenge this weekend. Photo supplied

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