Palm Island community host and competes in a range a different sporting events, but are well know for;

Rugby League - Governed by the Palm Island District Rugby League, that completes in the N orthern Division under the QRL, there are a total of 7 A/Grades mens,6 Juniors and 3 Womens Teams in the domestic competition.

Palm Island Boxing - Governed by the Palm Island Boxing committee, all boxers train on the Island with trainer Ray Dennis, they travel to the mainland to compete in bouts all over North Queensland. most of the boxers are very well know that are each selected in to Queensland Team, and some are even chosen to compete at National Level.

Netball - Presently all local competitions are organised by the PCYC, that covers all team that compete in the netball comp. this sport is played by all ages, from women,child and even men.

If you require more information please feel free to the above sporting committees or the Council if unable to contact them.