May 2020

Published a story 17th May 2020 6:32 PM

Coronavirus restrictions have dealt the critical industry a devastating blow - but there’s hope.

$12.5M and 360 jobs stripped from Mackay industry

Coronavirus restrictions have dealt the critical industry a devastating blow - but there’s hope.

Published a story 11th May 2020 7:17 PM

Unable to work because of the pandemic, the Mackay artist is using cartoons to get people thinking.

Tattooist beats boredom with political ‘toons

Unable to work because of the pandemic, the Mackay artist is using cartoons to get people thinking.

Published a story 5th May 2020 12:27 PM

‘I want to tell the younger generation of the Torres Strait what we have done to build this great country’

Mackay man’s role in historic railway achievement

‘I want to tell the younger generation of the Torres Strait what we have done to build this great country’

Published a story 3rd May 2020 6:02 PM

Dawson MP George Christensen has written to the PM urging for a lifting of restrictions on the Mackay Whitsunday economy.

‘Let us reopen’: MP’s plea to PM on pubs, schools

Dawson MP George Christensen has written to the PM urging for a lifting of restrictions on the Mackay Whitsunday economy.

Published a story 3rd May 2020 10:28 AM

Funds normally spent to celebrate Labour Day will this year support the less fortunate.

Union spirit helps community’s most vulnerable

Funds normally spent to celebrate Labour Day will this year support the less fortunate.

Published a story 2nd May 2020 5:51 PM

‘Our region needs to get back to work’: With no active cases there have been calls to scale back restrictions further.

Mayor calls for ‘fast-stepped’ return to normal

‘Our region needs to get back to work’: With no active cases there have been calls to scale back restrictions further.

Published a story 2nd May 2020 2:13 PM

All Covid-19 patients within the district have recovered.

MILESTONE: Mackay is now officially coronavirus free

All Covid-19 patients within the district have recovered.

Published a story 2nd May 2020 12:28 PM

Traffic conditions will change as work to upgrade the highway ramps up near Mount Pleasant.

Traffic changes for major Mackay road project

Traffic conditions will change as work to upgrade the highway ramps up near Mount Pleasant.

Published a story 2nd May 2020 12:13 AM

Appeal possible after group of almost 1000 taxi licence holders loses fight for compensation

Supreme Court rejects taxi licence holders’ claim

Appeal possible after group of almost 1000 taxi licence holders loses fight for compensation

Published a story 1st May 2020 6:32 PM

Public holidays send trading hours topsy-turvy. Find out what will be open on Labour Day here >>

The roundup: what’s open on Labour Day

Public holidays send trading hours topsy-turvy. Find out what will be open on Labour Day here >>

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