Thursday, March 2, 2017

Single planning scheme nears completion

Our new single planning scheme for the Mackay region is taking shape.

We’ve finalised our responses to submissions received during the latest round of public consultation on the proposed Mackay Region Planning Scheme 2016.
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Sugar Shed shines
on national stage

Our Sarina Sugar Shed is the toast of the country after snaring silver at the Qantas Australian Tourism Awards in Darwin.

The Sugar Shed, a national finalist in two categories, won silver in the Tourism Wineries, Distilleries and Brewers category.

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Help celebrate
region’s women

We’re gearing up to help celebrate Mackay region women.

There are a host of events in Mackay during Queensland Women’s Week next week.

Meet our linemarking crew
WATCH THE VIDEO > They use up to 16,000 litres of paint a year and carry out one of the more important jobs across our road network.
Meet our linemarking crew!

Sports project is
off and running

We’ve helped turn the first sod on the multi-million-dollar Mackay Regional Sports Precinct project.

The Mackay Regional Sports Precinct is a joint initiative between the Australian Government, us and CQUniversity.

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Look up to read signs

We’re reminding motorists to look up and pay attention to variable electronic signage on an overhead gantry in Malcomson Street during peak traffic times.

The gantry incorporates overhead signage as east-bound motorists approach the Malcomson Street and Greenfields Boulevard intersection.

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AFL pre-season challenge Gold Coast SUNS vs Essendon
WATCH THE VIDEO > It was a picture-perfect day in Mackay on Sunday for the JLT Community Series AFL clash between the Gold Coast SUNS and Essendon Bombers. Were you part of the 5000-strong crowd at Harrup Park as we welcomed top-class AFL to the region? This was another event funded by council’s Invest Mackay Events Attraction Fund.
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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