The Katherine Camels opened the NT Worksafe Big Rivers Football League with a thumping win over the Tindal Magpies last night.
A FA/18 Hornet flypast signalled the start of the season at Tindal but the home boys were not able to match the Camels.
Final scores: Katherine Camels 18.13 (121) d Tindal Magpies 1.4 (10).
Round One will kick off this Friday with the Beswick Bears taking on Tindal Magpies at 6pm at Nitmiluk Oval, Kalano Bombers are playing the Camels at 8pm.
On Saturday at Nitmiluk, the Eastside Blues take on the reformed Katherine South Crocs at 6pm.