The Supreme court has ruled on the future of the Central Queensland coal rail network. The Queensland Resources Council has welcomed the decision to dismiss Aurizons legal challenge to the draft decision of the Queensland Competiton Authority. The decision allows the QCA to finalise its decision on the future management of the rail network.
Mackay residents looking to get their hands on spanner crabs have just one day left. The annual closed season for recreational and commercial fishers commences tomorrow. The closure applies to all Queensland waters and runs until midnight on the 15th December
The annual barramundi closed season will also come into effect for Mackay's fishermen. It starts from midday tomorrow and runs until the first of February next year. Fisheries Officers will be stepping up surveillance to protect the species from all commercial and recreational fishers.
Throughout the month of October eleven women have been murdered in Australia. Mackay is standing up today to say enough is enough. A red rose rally is being held today at Bluewater Quay from midday. Organisers are asking participants to wear black. If you need help call LIFELINE on 13 11 14 and if at any time you are scared for your safety call 000 immediately
What's spookier than a mid-week transformation Mackay. Men all around the region are shaving their facial hair in preparation for Movember. Mo Bro Michael McGrath says you can always get creative. Registrations and donations are open online for the entire month