Sport

Taipans sign new import, release Edwin

1 day ago   (20/01/2017)
A new import is expected to help the Cairns Taipans playoff push starting tonight against the Perth Wildcats.

Taipans gunslingers head west for Wildcat shootout

3 days ago   (18/01/2017)
The Cairns Taipans long-range specialists are locked and loaded.

Cairns couple in with a big shot at Magic Millions

7 days ago   (14/01/2017)
WINNER! Darren Halpin has today won the $2 million Magic Millions with a horse he co-owns called Houtzen.

Cairns plans to slow down Casper

8 days ago   (13/01/2017)
One of the breakout stars of the NBL 2016/17 season promises to be a handful for the Taipans this Saturday night.

NRL big guns in Cairns for Brothers book signing

10 days ago   (11/01/2017)
Parramatta coach Brad Arthur will reflect on where it all began this week.

Snakes set to sink teeth into inconsistent United

12 days ago   (09/01/2017)
A young import and veteran leader are expected to be significant contributors for the Cairns Taipans this week.

Taipans fired up following team meeting

17 days ago   (04/01/2017)
Cairns players have shared honest criticism amongst themselves at a team meeting called this week following a disappointing month of basketball.

Lobbying starts to upgrade Cairns Convention Centre

20 days ago   (01/01/2017)
Despite bringing in millions of dollars to the Cairns community, civic leaders say the Cairns Convention Centre must get better to stay relevant on the international stage.

Gliddon gift gets new Snake hissing

25 days ago   (27/12/2016)
The gift of re-gifting has been the theme of the Cairns Taipans' holiday season.

Cairns to play crucial role in PNG's QBL dreams

29 days ago   (23/12/2016)
A former Cairns Marlin says he wants a Papua New Guinean team in the Queensland Basketball League.

Jolly Jawai finally home for Christmas

30 days ago   (22/12/2016)
Nathan Jawai says his best is yet to come this festive season.

No love lost between Snakes and Kings

44 days ago   (09/12/2016)
The Cairns Taipans and Sydney Kings may be the hottest rivalry in the National Basketball League.

Cricket fans keen for Big Bash to hit Cairns

44 days ago   (08/12/2016)
Could the Big Bash be in need of some tropical flavour?

Cazalys keen to make perfect pitch for future cricket

45 days ago   (07/12/2016)
Pakistan’s tour match is an audition for more cricket in Cairns and a chance for Cazalys to flaunt its facility to an international audience.

Taipans boss nominated for award

47 days ago   (06/12/2016)
A Snake is in line for some special silverware.

AFL Cairns predicts big rise in junior participation rates

48 days ago   (04/12/2016)
A new wave of young girls and boys are choosing AFL across tropical north Queensland.

Chef Trice whips up recipe for success

51 days ago   (01/12/2016)
Strawberry sorbet and ranch dressing are fuelling Cairns Taipans import Travis Trice’s standout NBL season.

My greatest injuries from bingo to lightning strikes

54 days ago   (28/11/2016)
Cairns physio and TropicNow columnist Megan Thomas lists the craziest, most challenging injuries she's ever treated.

7 moments in local sport we're celebrating right now

57 days ago   (25/11/2016)
TropicNow gathers up a batch of the latest and greatest news in Cairns sport.

Jawai finding his feet on home soil

57 days ago   (25/11/2016)
Basketball journeyman Nathan Jawai's return home hasn't entirely gone to plan. But the big man says he's getting better every day.