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Venue approved despite councillor’s ‘sewage overflow’ claim

Premium Content Venue approved despite councillor’s ‘sewage overflow’ claim

Four councillors voted against the development, but fell short of the majority...

Bespoke wedding venue to learn fate at council meeting

Premium Content Bespoke wedding venue to learn fate at council meeting

Developers of a new function centre at Midge Point will today learn if it will go...

A home among the gumtrees with an airfield out the back

Premium Content A home among the gumtrees with an airfield out the back

Meet Garry. He’s building a pilot’s playground north of Mackay with 70 two-hectare...

Man taken to hospital after cow and quad bike crash

Premium Content Man taken to hospital after cow and quad bike crash

Emergency services were called to the scene south of Proserpine last night.

Skydiving adventures reach new heights in Mackay

Premium Content Skydiving adventures reach new heights in Mackay

‘You get a beautiful view of the 74 islands … we’re constantly seeing big sharks...

NO WORRIES: How a 31-student rural school is thriving

Premium Content NO WORRIES: How a 31-student rural school is thriving

Bloomsbury State School staff don’t let size nor distance hold them back when it...

BUDGET SNUB: ‘The boat ramp’s a pie in the sky thing’

Premium Content BUDGET SNUB: ‘The boat ramp’s a pie in the sky thing’

Disgruntled Midge Point residents say the lack of action is hampering the region’s...

‘Novelty’ retro seaplane added to Whitsunday tour fleet

Premium Content ‘Novelty’ retro seaplane added to Whitsunday tour fleet

It joins the collection of 11 aircraft which are serviced at a hangar an hour’s...

Dozers brought in to fight blaze at Midge Point

Premium Content Dozers brought in to fight blaze at Midge Point

Crews are working to build extra firebreaks as the fire changes direction

How a humble hall became a country town’s heart and soul

Premium Content How a humble hall became a country town’s heart and soul

‘There were a lot of naysayers who said it was a massive undertaking and it’d never...

‘If he knew the whole story...I think he’d change his mind’

Premium Content ‘If he knew the whole story...I think he’d change his mind’

Midge Point couple urge Health Minister to commit to delivering kidney dialysis...

Drug raid: Two charged after ice, smoking utensils uncovered

Premium Content Drug raid: Two charged after ice, smoking utensils uncovered

A man and woman from Midge Point are both facing a string of charges after police...

FIRST LOOK: Plans for resort-style wedding venue

Premium Content FIRST LOOK: Plans for resort-style wedding venue

The two-hectare site is one street away from the beach with a dam, extensive...

She died four times and came back with a laugh

She died four times and came back with a laugh

Motorbike lover and tattooed amputee Chloe Callander uses humour to get past her...

New boat ramp may need cash injection from state

Premium Content New boat ramp may need cash injection from state

Construction of a boat ramp at Midge Point would cost council $2 million

Farmers take back control of the water pump

Premium Content Farmers take back control of the water pump

Growers take control of water prices amid competition watchdog’s battle with...

Problem tenant leaves ‘disgraceful’ mess

Premium Content Problem tenant leaves ‘disgraceful’ mess

Tenant nightmare as rotten eggs, filth and garbage are left behind.

NAME AND SHAME: Drink-drivers revealed

Premium Content NAME AND SHAME: Drink-drivers revealed

One man was driving to get food the day after a night of drinking.

Next stop prison if man drink drives again

Premium Content Next stop prison if man drink drives again

A MAN records blood alcohol reading more than four times the limit

King tides claim an unsuspecting victim

King tides claim an unsuspecting victim

King tides in Midge Point have highlighted the need for a boat ramp.

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