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Challenge Games Australia Day Award

1/03/2017
​Lynne Derry proudly holding the Awards.

​The hard work and dedication of the Challenge Games Committee has been acknowledged this year being named the 2017 Community Event of the Year at an Australia Day Ceremony.

The Challenge Games are two fun days for children with disabilities coming together having fun, interacting with each other, winning ribbons, playing mixed and individual sports and games. People from Mt Isa to Cairns to Sarina travel for this event each year are two fun days for children with disabilities coming together having fun, interacting with each other, winning ribbons, playing mixed and individual sports and games. People from Mt Isa to Cairns to Sarina travel for this event each year.

This event attracts volunteers from within the community including army, Mates For Mates, NQ Cowboys and sponsors from the Townsville surrounding communities.

This event has no boundaries for children with disabilities, who compete at their own abilities and are encouraged by spectators, parents, volunteers.