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Magpie hot spots revealed as swooping season begins

Premium Content Magpie hot spots revealed as swooping season begins

HOT SPOTS: Where swooping magpies usually nest, and how to avoid the spring...

$23,000 car park poo-calypse solution rejected

Premium Content $23,000 car park poo-calypse solution rejected

How much will ratepayers be charged to stop birds from pooping on cars

52-bed backpacker oasis proposed for Mackay

Premium Content 52-bed backpacker oasis proposed for Mackay

Long-term residents could be living next door to an adventure lodge encouraging...

Pharmacy given green light to set up in community hall

Premium Content Pharmacy given green light to set up in community hall

A small pharmacy will soon set up in a seaside community hall with a unique lease...

New invader as Mackay named nation’s pest fish capital

Premium Content New invader as Mackay named nation’s pest fish capital

'Better yet cut the bloody thing’s throat’

Farmers plead for water price clarity amid price drop fear

Premium Content Farmers plead for water price clarity amid price drop fear

If water prices dropped by a quarter, Mackay growers would walk away with $75.4...

Developers back ‘ catalytic‘ riverfront vision for Mackay

Premium Content Developers back ‘ catalytic‘ riverfront vision for Mackay

Mackay’s vision of a waterfront future has been given the tick of approval from...

What can happen to roadside crash tributes

Premium Content What can happen to roadside crash tributes

Grieving families could be forced to tear down shrines to their loved ones killed...

Abuse and harassment ‘new normal’ under COVID

Premium Content Abuse and harassment ‘new normal’ under COVID

Library staff trained to deal with customer abuse, as Mackay council records...

Victims fear ‘dire consequences’ if dog attacks again

Premium Content Victims fear ‘dire consequences’ if dog attacks again

GRAPHIC: One dog attacks two people and their pets, yet council has returned the...

Ship travels north after positive COVID tests at Abbot Point

Premium Content Ship travels north after positive COVID tests at Abbot Point

Mackay MP says procedures are in place to prevent transmission.

Parents fired up at major changes to popular water park

Premium Content Parents fired up at major changes to popular water park

Council explains lack of consultation over Bluewater Lagoon refurbishment after...

FIRST LOOK: Plans for resort-style wedding venue

Premium Content FIRST LOOK: Plans for resort-style wedding venue

The two-hectare site is one street away from the beach with a dam, extensive...

Parking permits can be booked on council app

Premium Content Parking permits can be booked on council app

The PayStay app and website will soon be able to accommodate parking permit...

Mackay residents encouraged to share pet photos

Premium Content Mackay residents encouraged to share pet photos

Residents can share photos of how they practise responsible pet ownership to help...

Gorge Road upgrade on track

Premium Content Gorge Road upgrade on track

Upgrades to Gorge Road are due to start as part of the Gorge Road Rehabilitation...

Stormwater drains undergo artistic transformation

Premium Content Stormwater drains undergo artistic transformation

Artworks are set to decorate 10 key stormwater drains in the Mackay region thanks...

More than 800 jobs on offer in Mackay region

Premium Content More than 800 jobs on offer in Mackay region

Mackay Region Joblink is helping employers and job seekers find their next...

Botanic Gardens’ entrance closes for maintenance

Premium Content Botanic Gardens’ entrance closes for maintenance

The Botanic Gardens’ main entrance car park on Lagoon Street will partially close...

Health officials defend coal ship COVID-19 waivers

Premium Content Health officials defend coal ship COVID-19 waivers

Foreign coal ship crews are not required to take COVID-19 tests

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