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Bowen Basin ‘ripped off’ by regional jobs scheme: MP claims

premium_icon Bowen Basin ‘ripped off’ by regional jobs scheme: MP claims

Julieanne Gilbert has called on Dawson MP to explain region’s funding snub

‘I’m in shock, I’m stunned’: MPs react to shark attack

premium_icon ‘I’m in shock, I’m stunned’: MPs react to shark attack

‘The Whitsundays has been a free for all for a long time … how many more incidents...

JOBS BOOST: GW3 leads new Mackay regional jobs committee

premium_icon JOBS BOOST: GW3 leads new Mackay regional jobs committee

Plan revealed to help region address stifling skills shortage

The week’s political news in five minutes

premium_icon The week’s political news in five minutes

What our local pollies said and did in parliament this week

Alarming stat about the sharks in Mackay-Whitsunday waters

premium_icon Alarming stat about the sharks in Mackay-Whitsunday waters

The proposed plan to control sharks in the Great Barrier Reef has been slammed...

All aboard Adani: Mackay to secure rail subcontractor work

premium_icon All aboard Adani: Mackay to secure rail subcontractor work

‘The fact that the major rail contractor isn’t based in Mackay doesn’t mean Mackay...

‘Not a fan’: MPs urged to survey on voluntary assisted dying

premium_icon ‘Not a fan’: MPs urged to survey on voluntary assisted dying

A public hearing on the inquiry will be held in Mackay later this month

WORK AT LAST: $9.6M council admin project begins

premium_icon WORK AT LAST: $9.6M council admin project begins

Construction has well and truly commenced.

REVEALED: Tourists splash half a billion in region

premium_icon REVEALED: Tourists splash half a billion in region

Tourism numbers are up with international visitor spend doubling in the past...

Mackay MP sees green over soaring fuel prices

premium_icon Mackay MP sees green over soaring fuel prices

RACQ has reported a 10 cent per litre rise in the average regular unleaded price in...

Christensen breaks ranks over ‘unacceptable risk’ of nuclear

premium_icon Christensen breaks ranks over ‘unacceptable risk’ of nuclear

It comes after an Mackay MP urged him to ‘declare where he sits in the widening...

Mackay community groups benefit from $800k in funding

premium_icon Mackay community groups benefit from $800k in funding

This is the full list of recipients in the latest round of government grants

Next step for new Bowen Basin mine

premium_icon Next step for new Bowen Basin mine

Almost 1000 jobs could be up for grabs

David and Goliath battle over small business mining payments

premium_icon David and Goliath battle over small business mining payments

Minister: 'We need to hold large mining companies to account'

APPLY NOW: Jobs, jobs and more jobs to come at prawn farms

premium_icon APPLY NOW: Jobs, jobs and more jobs to come at prawn farms

'It's a very broad spectrum of employment we can bring'

Rural principal dedicated to community and students

premium_icon Rural principal dedicated to community and students

Excellence in education on show in the Mackay region

MINING TRAGEDY: LNP seeks Mackay MP's support for inquiry

premium_icon MINING TRAGEDY: LNP seeks Mackay MP's support for inquiry

It's about 'getting mine safety policies right, so lives are saved'.

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