Fire crews backburned through a cane paddock in order to control a raging vegetation fire.
Latest on Bruce Highway fire after crews battle multiple fires along 4 km stretch
Environmentalists have forced the mining giant to resubmit a major water scheme application for the Galilee Basin
Environmental survey reveals the horrifying scale of marine debris on Mackay-Whitsunday region islands.
This ‘cash crop’ could allow growers to revitalise their fields, while making a bit of profit during the sugar price slump.
A crushing surge in water prices over the next five years could hurt the region’s cane growers
YOU'VE flushed it down the loo, but soon it could be used to fertilise the region’s farms after council embarks on a $950,000 composting contract.
A West Mackay woman has been arrested after allegedly driving while nearly five times the legal limit. Mackay’s wrap of the last 24 hours of crime.