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New approval paves way for future development at railyards

Premium Content New approval paves way for future development at railyards

The Aurizon site has been closed since 2018 but there are talks about the State...

Labor promises dual hwy between Rocky and Gladstone

Premium Content Labor promises dual hwy between Rocky and Gladstone

THE Palaszczuk Labor Government has promised to prioritise $12.6 billion safety...

Rockhampton politicians respond to RACQ road demands

Premium Content Rockhampton politicians respond to RACQ road demands

RACQ’s priorities include Rockhampton-Yeppoon Road, the Capricorn Highway, and a...

New $2.8 high-tech training centre to boost Rocky’s future

Premium Content New $2.8 high-tech training centre to boost Rocky’s future

It will prepare students for careers in mining, agriculture and manufacturing.

OPEN NOW: Riders ‘pumped’ for Gracemere circuit

Premium Content OPEN NOW: Riders ‘pumped’ for Gracemere circuit

The pump track was officially opened today by Rockhampton politicians and...

QFES officers honoured as new $800K truck arrives

Premium Content QFES officers honoured as new $800K truck arrives

The officers received medals for their service to QFES in the Rockhampton region.

CASH SPLASH: $11m dedicated to CQ school upgrade projects

Premium Content CASH SPLASH: $11m dedicated to CQ school upgrade projects

$6.2m will be spent building classrooms at Parkhurst State School.

Move to make busy roadway safer for young students

Premium Content Move to make busy roadway safer for young students

From Monday, a new supervisor will be in place to help keep kids safe in peak hour...

Speed limit dropped on Rocky road

Premium Content Speed limit dropped on Rocky road

The speed limit was reduced after community members raised concerns.

How CQ can cash in on Olympic bid

Premium Content How CQ can cash in on Olympic bid

Could Olympic athletes compete and train in the Rockhampton region?

Can Rocky host an Olympic event?

Premium Content Can Rocky host an Olympic event?

Hockey, football, rowing and tennis events are some of the sports Barry O’Rourke...

Have your say on region’s biggest project in 10 years

Premium Content Have your say on region’s biggest project in 10 years

“Now is the time for anyone with an interest in the project, or in improving travel...

Help’s on the way for Central Queenslanders in need

Premium Content Help’s on the way for Central Queenslanders in need

‘It will be good to see what comes next’ CEO says hundreds could be better off

Fresh start for Rocky’s rehab centre

Premium Content Fresh start for Rocky’s rehab centre

Next community forum announced for rehab centre debate

Meet Labor's new Rocky candidate

Meet Labor's new Rocky candidate

His big issues and main goals revealed