Roo population explodes as demand for meat declines

WESTERN Queensland graziers are fighting a kangaroo population explosion as the roo meat export market flounders and the number of shooters declines.

AgForce says kangaroo numbers have increased by 45% per year since 2011 due to improved seasonal conditions and the death of the $23 million Russian export market.



Critical vote on WICET's debt repayment this week

Critical vote on WICET's debt repayment this week

WICET lenders due to vote on repayment terms.

Stranger lurked through home while family was fast asleep

Stranger lurked through home while family was fast asleep

A Clinton family woke up to a real-life nightmare this weekend.

Increased boating safety expected as critical dredging starts

Increased boating safety expected as critical dredging...

The long-awaited dredging of the Boyne River has started.

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