July 2015

Published a story 17th Jul 2015 6:45 AM

JACOB Duffy has quite a fight on his hands this weekend.

Despite setbacks junior boxer is ready for weekend fight

JACOB Duffy has quite a fight on his hands this weekend.

June 2015

Published a story 12th Jun 2015 6:59 AM

INTEREST in a program to get students exploring the reef has been so overwhelming that kids could miss out without sponsors.

Call for sponsors to help children explore the reef

INTEREST in a program to get students exploring the reef has been so overwhelming that kids could miss out without sponsors.

May 2015

Published a story 7th May 2015 7:49 PM

DRAGON boat racing is something that happens all year round, but with winter approaching things are a little different.

Winter weather is a perfect time for Mackay's dragons

DRAGON boat racing is something that happens all year round, but with winter approaching things are a little different.

Published a story 7th May 2015 7:37 PM

ONE of the biggest threats to cane growers is also one of the least understood.

Mystery syndrome hits sugar cane industry

ONE of the biggest threats to cane growers is also one of the least understood.

Published a story 7th May 2015 7:19 PM

NINE months ago Holly Galea and Rebecca Macklin didn’t know what the future held for their hairdressing business.

Oak Street businesses all fired up to reopen

NINE months ago Holly Galea and Rebecca Macklin didn’t know what the future held for their hairdressing business.

Published a story 7th May 2015 5:56 PM

I WON’T claim to be the best fisherman in the world, but let’s say that if there are fish about chances are they will land on my plate.

OPINION: It’s a nice place... if I was a kite

I WON’T claim to be the best fisherman in the world, but let’s say that if there are fish about chances are they will land on my plate.

Published a story 7th May 2015 12:17 PM

THINGS might be slowing down in Mackay but things do, and will always, go on in our little regional community.

OPINION: A week to thank our region's volunteers

THINGS might be slowing down in Mackay but things do, and will always, go on in our little regional community.

Published a story 6th May 2015 6:18 PM

THE head of Adani Mining’s Australian operations will be in Mackay later this month as a guest of the Resource Industry Network Chairman’s Awards.

Adani Mining's Australian CEO to visit the region

THE head of Adani Mining’s Australian operations will be in Mackay later this month as a guest of the Resource Industry Network Chairman’s Awards.

Published a story 6th May 2015 8:42 AM

SARINA Sugar Shed, Rainforest Scuba, and the Mackay Airport Beach Horse Racing Festival....

Mind boggler: So much to see and do in the Mackay region

SARINA Sugar Shed, Rainforest Scuba, and the Mackay Airport Beach Horse Racing Festival....

April 2015

Published a story 28th Apr 2015 6:20 PM

THE opening of the Mackay breakwater to vehicles is taking longer than expected due to the implementation of a traffic plan.

No confirmed opening date for Mackay's breakwater

THE opening of the Mackay breakwater to vehicles is taking longer than expected due to the implementation of a traffic plan.

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