July 21, 2016

Mercedes Benz dealer adds glamour to fashion

There promises to be plenty of flair and luxury at the second annual Mackay Festival of Fashion in October.

North Jacklin Mercedes Benz were announced as naming rights sponsor for the festival yesterday. 
The fashion-filled festivities will include four events across three days.
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Winner's new ride

Mackay resident Amanda Meng has been named the lucky winner of a new Mazda 2 Neo by simply attending the Mackay Mazda Festival of Arts.

Ms Meng was randomly selected from over 5,000 entries, after she purchased tickets to see the #FirstWorldWhiteGirls show at this year’s festival.

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Recycling report card

We’ve just released a recycling report card that shows our residents could be doing much better.

The results from three separate bin audits last financial year show contamination rates in kerbside recycling bins are still too high.
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Tree planters wanted

We want your help to put the finishing touches on the Lagoons Creek Rehabilitation Project.

Residents are being asked to lend a hand with planting trees on the site on Sunday, July 13, as part of National Tree Day.
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Pet registration
WATCH THE VIDEO > Our popular Pet Registration Day is on the move this year. The day, to be held on July 30, is shifting from the Civic Precinct Lawns to an area near the Police Dog Tunza Off-leash Dog Park at the Goosponds in North Mackay.

New stairs for Far Beach

We’ve completed work on a new beach access at Far Beach near Illawong Drive.

The stairs provide safe passage to Far Beach, where there are now three different access points for residents.

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Field of Dreams upgrade

We’re upgrading access for caravans and buses at our popular Field of Dreams parkland at Sarina.

We’ve been successful in an application for $250,000 in funding from the Queensland Tourism Infrastructure Fund (QTIF).

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Your councillors are:
Mayor Greg Williamson, Cr Amanda Camm, Cr Martin Bella, Cr Laurence Bonaventura, Cr Kevin Casey, Cr Justin Englert, Cr Fran Fordham, Cr Ross Gee, Cr Karen May, Cr Ayril Paton, Cr Ross Walker
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