January 2020

Published a story 27th Jan 2020 3:52 PM

Road crash rescue unit unable to operate due to volunteer shortage.

SES in dire straits as volunteer numbers dwindle

Road crash rescue unit unable to operate due to volunteer shortage.

Published a story 26th Jan 2020 7:38 PM

The Harrup Park pie-eating contest attracted a huge crowd. Think you could eat five pies this quickly?

Blokes scoff down five pies in five minutes for Aussie Day

The Harrup Park pie-eating contest attracted a huge crowd. Think you could eat five pies this quickly?

Published a story 26th Jan 2020 7:25 PM

Why 99 new citizens moved to the land down under

Mackay’s newest Aussie citizens excited for ‘new chapter’

Why 99 new citizens moved to the land down under

Published a story 26th Jan 2020 7:18 PM

The sportsman from Portugal is passionate about Horseball and is keen to continue coaching the sport as an Aussie citizen.

Niche sports star excited to call Australia home

The sportsman from Portugal is passionate about Horseball and is keen to continue coaching the sport as an Aussie citizen.

Published a story 26th Jan 2020 4:21 PM

“Now I can build on my life here because I don’t have to worry about things being temporary.”

Italian restaurateur becomes an Aussie citizen

“Now I can build on my life here because I don’t have to worry about things being temporary.”

Published a story 26th Jan 2020 9:56 AM

A drunken brawl involving more than 25 people broke out in Mackay last night.

WATCH: 30 people in drunken brawl at Qld harbour

A drunken brawl involving more than 25 people broke out in Mackay last night.

Published a story 26th Jan 2020 9:10 AM

Significant rainfall still to come in Mackay with monsoon trough expected to form next week.

Monsoonal low causes flash flooding across region

Significant rainfall still to come in Mackay with monsoon trough expected to form next week.

Published a story 25th Jan 2020 2:44 PM

A full list of the winners from tonight's Australia Day award ceremony.

PHOTOS: Mackay's Australia Day award winners

A full list of the winners from tonight's Australia Day award ceremony.

Published a story 25th Jan 2020 2:26 PM

A man who spent decades preserving Mackay’s railway history, has been awarded an OAM

Posthumous honour for dedicated Mackay railway historian

A man who spent decades preserving Mackay’s railway history, has been awarded an OAM

Published a story 25th Jan 2020 2:22 PM

From shark attacks to horrific weather events, this paramedic has seen it all

Well-known Mackay paramedic’s prestigious honour

From shark attacks to horrific weather events, this paramedic has seen it all

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