June 2021

Published a story 18th Jun 2021 4:25 PM

Police have confirmed an elderly man fled the Victorian lockdown and drove to the Mackay region.

Border jumper nabbed for driving from Victoria to Mackay

Police have confirmed an elderly man fled the Victorian lockdown and drove to the Mackay region.

Published a story 17th Jun 2021 7:07 PM

The mine safety regulator has revealed the next steps after a Board of Inquiry that was formed in the wake of the disaster wrapped up this week.

What’s next for Grosvenor mine explosion probe

The mine safety regulator has revealed the next steps after a Board of Inquiry that was formed in the wake of the disaster wrapped up this week.

Published a story 17th Jun 2021 5:00 PM

It is understood several members of the public witnessed the fire and reported it to police.

Man charged after van fire at Mackay riverfront 

It is understood several members of the public witnessed the fire and reported it to police.

Published a story 16th Jun 2021 7:25 PM

Two people are in hospital after a head-on crash that closed a road southwest of Mackay for more than three hours.

Man, woman in hospital after cars collide in head-on crash

Two people are in hospital after a head-on crash that closed a road southwest of Mackay for more than three hours.

Published a story 16th Jun 2021 6:58 PM

Emergency Services Minister Mark Ryan said Queensland Treasury was holding $17.383 million for the replacement of marine vessels.

Claim budget left Volunteer Marine Rescue funding to sink

Emergency Services Minister Mark Ryan said Queensland Treasury was holding $17.383 million for the replacement of marine vessels.

Published a story 16th Jun 2021 6:43 PM

This is the first group of students to graduate through the academy since it was started 12 months ago, with campuses in Mackay and WA.

Academy records 83% female new mining graduates

This is the first group of students to graduate through the academy since it was started 12 months ago, with campuses in Mackay and WA.

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