November 2018

Published a story 20th Nov 2018 8:11 PM

ONE of Mackay's renewable energy companies is playing a key role in helping households and small businesses reduce their power bills by using solar energy.

Incentive to reduce power bills

ONE of Mackay's renewable energy companies is playing a key role in helping households and small businesses reduce their power bills by using solar energy.

Published a story 20th Nov 2018 6:46 PM

A PUSH to establish Mackay's first Local Drug Action Team has been made with forum hosted by the Alcohol and Drug Foundation at the Jubilee Community Centre.

Forum seeks support for a Mackay Local Drug Action Team

A PUSH to establish Mackay's first Local Drug Action Team has been made with forum hosted by the Alcohol and Drug Foundation at the Jubilee Community Centre.

Published a story 19th Nov 2018 8:00 PM

Hot sand is emerging as a sizzling safety hazard on many Mackay beaches and experts are warning beach-goers to use their common sense.

Three students treated for burns from hot sand

Hot sand is emerging as a sizzling safety hazard on many Mackay beaches and experts are warning beach-goers to use their common sense.

Published a story 19th Nov 2018 7:58 PM

New Queensland Resource's Council report shows the resource sector contributed $1.1 billion in wages through 17,974 jobs to the Mackay region over 2017-18.

Resources industry boosts Mackay economy by $9.3 billion

New Queensland Resource's Council report shows the resource sector contributed $1.1 billion in wages through 17,974 jobs to the Mackay region over 2017-18.

Published a story 19th Nov 2018 7:53 PM

THERE is fresh hope for one of the most talked about water projects in the Mackay Whitsunday region after a significant increase in water infrastructure funding

Water funding could see Urannah Dam become a reality

THERE is fresh hope for one of the most talked about water projects in the Mackay Whitsunday region after a significant increase in water infrastructure funding

Published a story 17th Nov 2018 7:17 AM

MACKAY'S sugar industry has welcomed a move to take India to the WTO after it dumped large volumes of subsidised product onto the international market.

Mackay sugar industry welcomes action on India

MACKAY'S sugar industry has welcomed a move to take India to the WTO after it dumped large volumes of subsidised product onto the international market.

Published a story 16th Nov 2018 8:04 PM

FISHERIES regulations have taken a brutal toll on one of Mackay's longest running commercial fishermen.

VMS could spell end of business for commercial fishers

FISHERIES regulations have taken a brutal toll on one of Mackay's longest running commercial fishermen.

Published a story 15th Nov 2018 9:42 PM

Flight over Mackay a revelation ahead of second Qantas pilot academy decision

Perfect view for pilots

Flight over Mackay a revelation ahead of second Qantas pilot academy decision

Published a story 15th Nov 2018 9:09 PM

ONE of Mackay's long-time aged care facilities has undergone a major facelift

Homefield Mackay celebrates major upgrade

ONE of Mackay's long-time aged care facilities has undergone a major facelift

Published a story 15th Nov 2018 8:55 PM

MACKAY region dams are heating up for anglers - providing some top fishing hotspots in the last few weeks of spring.

Dams and creeks firing for Mackay anglers

MACKAY region dams are heating up for anglers - providing some top fishing hotspots in the last few weeks of spring.

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