August 2016

Published a story 26th Aug 2016 12:05 PM

A SPORTS bar in Mackay city centre has closed its doors about six weeks after opening.

New Mackay sports bar shuts up shop just weeks after opening

A SPORTS bar in Mackay city centre has closed its doors about six weeks after opening.

Published a story 25th Aug 2016 4:06 PM

PARKSIDE Plaza in Mackay is celebrating its first year of operation today.

Mackay shopping centre Parkside Plaza celebrates first year

PARKSIDE Plaza in Mackay is celebrating its first year of operation today.

Published a story 25th Aug 2016 3:40 PM

IF MACKAY Beach Races founder Mick Pope was still alive, he'd be proud to see the work being put in to make one of Mackay's most popular annual events a success

Plans for the 'biggest party in town' would make Mick proud

IF MACKAY Beach Races founder Mick Pope was still alive, he'd be proud to see the work being put in to make one of Mackay's most popular annual events a success

Published a story 25th Aug 2016 12:27 PM

THE manta has been named Clouseau after the bumbling inspector from the Pink Panther.

World's only pink manta ray returns

THE manta has been named Clouseau after the bumbling inspector from the Pink Panther.

Published a story 25th Aug 2016 11:27 AM

The mother of a Clermont high school student has started a petition to stop bullying after claiming her daughter was physically and verbally abused.

Mum's petition points to "huge problem” with bullying at Mackay region school

The mother of a Clermont high school student has started a petition to stop bullying after claiming her daughter was physically and verbally abused.

Published a story 24th Aug 2016 6:15 PM

AT LEAST five businesses in Mackay have or will close by next month.

Five iconic stores will close in Mackay by next month

AT LEAST five businesses in Mackay have or will close by next month.

Published a story 24th Aug 2016 5:50 PM

"HOW do you put a price on 100 years of family heritage?” - That's just one question Trudy Clarkson has for Minister for Roads Mark Bailey.

Fourth generation family farm falls victim to ring road

"HOW do you put a price on 100 years of family heritage?” - That's just one question Trudy Clarkson has for Minister for Roads Mark Bailey.

Published a story 24th Aug 2016 11:02 AM

A PETITION calling for a royal commission into the re-emergence of black lung disease will be launched at a Coal Dust Awareness Day at Caneland Park.

Coal dust day: Black lung petition launch at Caneland Park

A PETITION calling for a royal commission into the re-emergence of black lung disease will be launched at a Coal Dust Awareness Day at Caneland Park.

Published a story 24th Aug 2016 9:12 AM

A PERSON has been injured in Mackay city centre in a crash involving a car and bicycle this morning, said Queensland Ambulance Service

Paramedics race to crash involving bike and car

A PERSON has been injured in Mackay city centre in a crash involving a car and bicycle this morning, said Queensland Ambulance Service

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