May 2021

Published a story 10th May 2021 2:28 PM

My Town is headed to Zarby’s Cafe at Mt Ossa to meet the local faces and hear the stories you want told.

My Town: Let’s meet you halfway between Calen and Kuttabul

My Town is headed to Zarby’s Cafe at Mt Ossa to meet the local faces and hear the stories you want told.

Published a story 7th May 2021 11:06 PM

Project winners will now progress to represent the region at the Queensland State Design Awards.

2021’s standout Mackay Whitsunday building designs

Project winners will now progress to represent the region at the Queensland State Design Awards.

Published a story 7th May 2021 3:59 PM

Your beloved newspaper is being revived with a weekly print edition returning to your shelves. Here’s what it means for you

Daily Mercury delivers the best in both online and in print

Your beloved newspaper is being revived with a weekly print edition returning to your shelves. Here’s what it means for you

April 2021

Published a story 28th Apr 2021 11:50 PM

With cash prizes and CQUni scholarships on offer, it was a fiercely competitive night.

Mackay school takes out honours in hotly-contested challenge

With cash prizes and CQUni scholarships on offer, it was a fiercely competitive night.

Published a story 27th Apr 2021 9:56 AM

On our first visit we discovered a water diviner, celebrated a  125th anniversary and learned the issues residents were fighting for. We can’t wait for round two.

We are excited to bring My Town back to Eton

On our first visit we discovered a water diviner, celebrated a 125th anniversary and learned the issues residents were fighting for. We can’t wait for round two.

Published a story 12th Apr 2021 5:49 PM

The rest area provides a great incentive to stop, with elevated views across the Pioneer Valley to The Leap from about 250m above sea level.

Mackay’s mine link road now has view worthy of a rest

The rest area provides a great incentive to stop, with elevated views across the Pioneer Valley to The Leap from about 250m above sea level.

Published a story 10th Apr 2021 3:12 PM

IN PHOTOS: It was a night of reflection and appreciation as the community celebrated the Mackay-based service born out of necessity and hard-fought fundraising.

Triumph, tragedy and saving lives: CQ Rescue marks 25 years

IN PHOTOS: It was a night of reflection and appreciation as the community celebrated the Mackay-based service born out of necessity and hard-fought fundraising.

Published a story 9th Apr 2021 2:49 PM

The community vibe is as strong as the beaches are pretty in Bucasia. It’s why My Town is coming to find out more.

My Town to explore the bloomingly lovely Bucasia

The community vibe is as strong as the beaches are pretty in Bucasia. It’s why My Town is coming to find out more.

March 2021

Published a story 26th Mar 2021 7:45 PM

YOUR SAY: Hub for our Heroes, Bucasia swimming enclosure, Mackay cemetery clean-up and more – what you’ve been talking about this month.

LETTERS: Why we must support revived RSL club in Mackay

YOUR SAY: Hub for our Heroes, Bucasia swimming enclosure, Mackay cemetery clean-up and more – what you’ve been talking about this month.

Published a story 25th Mar 2021 10:06 PM

It’s six years since Hemi Goodwin-Burke died at the hands of his babysitter but his family continue to tirelessly fight for the voiceless and their families.

Remembering Hemi: The club no family wants to join

It’s six years since Hemi Goodwin-Burke died at the hands of his babysitter but his family continue to tirelessly fight for the voiceless and their families.

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