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Where our MPs stand on call for national women’s summit

Premium Content Where our MPs stand on call for national women’s summit

Here’s what MPs across Mackay Isaac Whitsunday and Mirani had to say about the...

Mining giant calls on feds to boost regional investment

Premium Content Mining giant calls on feds to boost regional investment

The company has made an unexpected stand-alone submission to Treasurer Josh...

Christensen says ‘no’ to COVID vaccine passports

Premium Content Christensen says ‘no’ to COVID vaccine passports

It comes as opposition to the scheme grows in the UK.

Next step in game-changing $2.9b Urannah Dam project

Premium Content Next step in game-changing $2.9b Urannah Dam project

The final terms of reference for the proposed project have been released.

Adventium pays withheld money to Whitsunday tour operators

Premium Content Adventium pays withheld money to Whitsunday tour operators

The online booking platform has paid about $6.5 million to more than 350 Australian...

‘Big fat zero’: Backlash over Mackay cheap flights snub

Premium Content ‘Big fat zero’: Backlash over Mackay cheap flights snub

George Christensen has hit back, questioning why the State Government’s travel...

Cheap business loan program extended for those off JobKeeper

Premium Content Cheap business loan program extended for those off JobKeeper

Mackay Isaac Whitsunday businesses who reduce JobKeeper to zero by the end of this...

Discounted Whitsunday flights to boost tourism industry

Premium Content Discounted Whitsunday flights to boost tourism industry

Flailing businesses to benefit from share of 800,000 cut-price tickets into the...

Nurse to resident ratio could close our aged care homes: MP

Premium Content Nurse to resident ratio could close our aged care homes: MP

‘If tomorrow we flick the switch on these ratios, a lot of these aged care homes...

Bowen Basin water supply a ‘nationally significant’ priority

Premium Content Bowen Basin water supply a ‘nationally significant’ priority

A report has found ‘constrained water supply’ is limiting the growth of...

Christensen not backing down on ‘draconian’ IR Bill fight

Premium Content Christensen not backing down on ‘draconian’ IR Bill fight

Labor has warned many Mackay workers would be worse off under the bill currently...

‘Above normal’ bushfire potential for Mackay Whitsunday

Premium Content ‘Above normal’ bushfire potential for Mackay Whitsunday

The Australian Seasonal Bushfire Outlook has issued a red alert for the region from...

Marine park authority wades into Keswick Island concerns

Premium Content Marine park authority wades into Keswick Island concerns

George Christensen says GBRMPA will investigate and raise reported breaches with...

'These babies are left to gasp for breath until they die'

Premium Content 'These babies are left to gasp for breath until they die'

MP bids for medical fine over abortion 'live births'

New inquiry probes financial sector’s treatment of resources

Premium Content New inquiry probes financial sector’s treatment of resources

A Mackay METS business has welcomed the inquiry, having copped a 300 per cent...

Urannah to deliver $2 return for every $1 spent: proponent

Premium Content Urannah to deliver $2 return for every $1 spent: proponent

‘The sums have been done, numbers have been crunched and ultimately the DBC shows...

Dawson, Capricornia ‘at risk’ for net zero target job losses

Premium Content Dawson, Capricornia ‘at risk’ for net zero target job losses

A report claims agriculture, metal manufacturing, electrical and coal mining jobs...

Laws would make life for labour hire miners worse: CFMEU

Premium Content Laws would make life for labour hire miners worse: CFMEU

The union says families in mining regions cannot secure home loans and take...

Meet the business growing coral from LED light offshore

Premium Content Meet the business growing coral from LED light offshore

The Mackay-based business has expertise in marine logistics, vessel handling...

MP against move to net zero emissions by 2050 if jobs lost

Premium Content MP against move to net zero emissions by 2050 if jobs lost

‘I’m here as the Member for Dawson to fight for local jobs, not to bend to the...

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