Local News Headlines Mackay & The Whitsundays, 15th of May 2018

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14 May 2018

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New national funding backs Chaplains in MACKAY schools. The L-N-P announcing ongoing support for the National School Chaplaincy Program. Providing pastoral care services to thousands of students and communities across the country. 17 schools across MACKAY set to benefit from the boost with schools eligible for up to twenty four thousand dollars to employ a school chaplain.

The National Suicide Prevention Trial extended until June 2020. With 12 locations across AUSTRALIA including MACKAY the program provides support services tailored to each community. With 3,000 people taking their lives each year in AUSTRALIA it's programs like these that make the difference. If you or someone you know needs support call Lifeline on 13-11-14

MACKAY and MOUNT PLEASANT'S HELLOWORLD travel company are confirmed as finalists in the national travel industry awards. MOUNT PLEASANT has been nominated for the BEST TRAVEL AGENCY RETAIL- multi location, while both are in the running for State Finalist for Retailer of the Year 2018. MACKAY's General Manager ANNABEL DOLPHIN says her team want to give their customers the best possible service.

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Organisers of the ZACH MACH Mackay adventure challenge thank the TEEMBURRA Station. Hosts of the event across the weekend in memory of the student who died in an accident in 20-12. The six kilometre mountain biking course a testament to the character of its many supporters.

Over forty MACKAY ROAD RUNNERS brave the cold for the Pre-Mother’s Day 5 and 12 kay races. Welcoming the 6:30 start last Saturday with cool breezy conditions testing runners in the early stages


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