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FIRST LOOK: RV park plans between Mackay and Whitsundays

Premium Content FIRST LOOK: RV park plans between Mackay and Whitsundays

‘We plan to offer guided farm tours, bush walks, beekeeping and propagation...

Why a Mackay housing developer is at the end of his tether

Premium Content Why a Mackay housing developer is at the end of his tether

Council should be ‘flooding the market with housing’

Hub for our heroes: Plans to find veterans a home in Mackay

Premium Content Hub for our heroes: Plans to find veterans a home in Mackay

Hopes are building Mackay’s hidden veteran community could find a new home more...

Bowen Basin water supply a ‘nationally significant’ priority

Premium Content Bowen Basin water supply a ‘nationally significant’ priority

A report has found ‘constrained water supply’ is limiting the growth of...

Week of Bruce Highway night works begin Monday

Premium Content Week of Bruce Highway night works begin Monday

The work is part of the Mackay Northern Access Upgrade project.

Mackay region Wagyu breeding program to expand production

Premium Content Mackay region Wagyu breeding program to expand production

The embryonic transfer operation has been running for three years and will soon...

$90m Isaac coal project reaches crucial next stage

Premium Content $90m Isaac coal project reaches crucial next stage

The proposed mine is set to support hundreds of jobs and boost the economy...

No whey! Eungella dairy’s new cheese factory plan

Premium Content No whey! Eungella dairy’s new cheese factory plan

The people behind Eungelladale milk are planning an expansion into cheese to help...

Renewable energy projects to ‘create 2500 job years’ in CQ

Premium Content Renewable energy projects to ‘create 2500 job years’ in CQ

Mackay and Isaac are tipped to benefit most from a ‘turbocharged’ rollout

Proposed mega expansion for Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal

Premium Content Proposed mega expansion for Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal

The terminal serves 17 mines in the Bowen Basin.

New service station plans for Bruce Highway north of Mackay

Premium Content New service station plans for Bruce Highway north of Mackay

The proposed 24/7 servo features six undercover fuel bowsers to accommodate cars...

Mackay, Whitsunday rivers top list for herbicide pollution

Premium Content Mackay, Whitsunday rivers top list for herbicide pollution

The chemicals are entering the Great Barrier Reef but experts say findings are only...

Huge project pipeline delivers massive job opportunities

Premium Content Huge project pipeline delivers massive job opportunities

FULL LIST: Nine major projects will generate the need for more than 4200 workers...

Rainforest nudist retreat in the works for Mackay

Premium Content Rainforest nudist retreat in the works for Mackay

A seasoned naturalist says the nudist haven is his ‘life’s work’

CQUni in top 5 QLD universities for graduate employment

Premium Content CQUni in top 5 QLD universities for graduate employment

The uni trumped 32 others across Australia with one Mackay graduate landing the...

OPEN DAY: World-class centre to showcase region’s potential

Premium Content OPEN DAY: World-class centre to showcase region’s potential

Resources Centre of Excellence to highlight region’s industrial and technological...

Why this property group has snapped up $10m in new NQ assets

Premium Content Why this property group has snapped up $10m in new NQ assets

‘Cities such as Mackay are the envy of the rest of the nation.'

Old Airlie icon resurrected with new hotel and tourist park

Premium Content Old Airlie icon resurrected with new hotel and tourist park

A former signature backpackers is set to be transformed with the addition of a...

Rising China tensions and trade bans a concern for Mackay

Premium Content Rising China tensions and trade bans a concern for Mackay

Pandemic and third round of coal import bans highlights need for region to...

Oldest operating mine in Qld achieves rehabilitation

Premium Content Oldest operating mine in Qld achieves rehabilitation

The site has rehabilitated more land between 2012 and 2019 than it disturbed for...

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