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Mon 9 Sep 2019

‘I’ve had my own struggles’: Athletes open up

premium_icon ‘I’ve had my own struggles’: Athletes open up

As athlete Cara Koenen’s public profile grew, so did the number of young girls confiding in her their struggles with bullying, eating disorders and performance...

Thu 29 Aug 2019

Anti-abortion film coming to the area

premium_icon Anti-abortion film coming to the area

THE American flick tells the story of an abortion clinic director, based on a memoir by Abby Johnson.

Tue 27 Aug 2019

Woman killed in hit-and-run to be honoured at special event

premium_icon Woman killed in hit-and-run to be honoured at special event

AFTER losing his partner in a tragic hit-and-run at Nimbin, this musician is pushing through his grief to make one of their dreams come true.

Sun 18 Aug 2019

A parent's guide to the Falls Festival 2019 line up

premium_icon A parent's guide to the Falls Festival 2019 line up

Don't know your Halseys from your Banks? We can help you understand the line up a bit better...

Fri 16 Aug 2019

Digging deeper into soil health

premium_icon Digging deeper into soil health

While most attendees bring paper and pencils - organisers say it was not unheard of for some people to bring 'a bucket full of dirt'.

Thu 15 Aug 2019

Gympie gets in Muster mode with Legends and Locals concert

Gympie gets in Muster mode with Legends and Locals concert

Cassar-Daly joins homegrown stars including the awesome Linc Phelps

How much do Bluesfest 2020 tickets cost?

premium_icon How much do Bluesfest 2020 tickets cost?

PARKING fees were added for next year's festival for those attending in their cars, besides the optional VIP fee and the regular one, three or five day tickets.

Wed 14 Aug 2019

The acts just confirmed for Bluesfest 2020

premium_icon The acts just confirmed for Bluesfest 2020

THE first round of acts for the festival has been announced.

Sat 10 Aug 2019

All you need to know for Big Boys Toys Expo

premium_icon All you need to know for Big Boys Toys Expo

Rev, roar and rip through this weekend at the Big Boys Toys Expo

Fri 9 Aug 2019

Big numbers expected at popular Mackay fair

premium_icon Big numbers expected at popular Mackay fair

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? This is an event the whole family will enjoy

Thu 8 Aug 2019

How Mackay rocker's video is making waves with Trump fans

premium_icon How Mackay rocker's video is making waves with Trump fans

A new release for local muso is hitting high notes in the United States.

Wed 7 Aug 2019

Seachange is 'the highest rating TV drama for 2019'

premium_icon Seachange is 'the highest rating TV drama for 2019'

THE locally-produced show smashed TV ratings in at least one specific capital city.

Tue 6 Aug 2019

Kasey Chambers adds Mackay to her special tour

premium_icon Kasey Chambers adds Mackay to her special tour

It was 20 years ago when Kasey Chambers released her groundbreaking debut album The Captain

Wed 31 Jul 2019

Mackay punters ... get ready to sing for your grog

premium_icon Mackay punters ... get ready to sing for your grog

Event organiser says beer is a great vocal coach for the shy singer

'I wanted to learn as much about Islam as I possibly could'

premium_icon 'I wanted to learn as much about Islam as I possibly could'

While his height and stature command attention, Ahmad Mohib Siddique wants to make clear he is not as scary as he looks.

Thu 25 Jul 2019

Full line-up for Caloundra Music Festival revealed

premium_icon Full line-up for Caloundra Music Festival revealed

A sensational line-up for this year's Caloundra Music Festival has been announced, sending music lovers into a frenzy of excitement for the October event.

Wed 24 Jul 2019

SOLO: Grinspoon frontman to land in Mackay

premium_icon SOLO: Grinspoon frontman to land in Mackay

The man best known for his role in Grinspoon is coming to Mackay

Must-see $10 kids movie coming to Mackay screens

premium_icon Must-see $10 kids movie coming to Mackay screens

For just two weeks, you can see your kids favourite shows at the cinemas for just $10.

POP-UP SHOP: Mum helping pregnant women buy clothes that fit

premium_icon POP-UP SHOP: Mum helping pregnant women buy clothes that fit

FINDING clothes that fit during pregnancy and afterwards can be difficult. But a Mackay and Moranbah have a pop-up shop to help new mums.

All the gossip and the fashion mistakes from Splendour 2019

premium_icon All the gossip and the fashion mistakes from Splendour 2019

THE best music surprises, the fashion faux pas, the lack of celebrities and more.

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