Thursday, November 8, 2018

Cowboys to host Storm in Mackay for NRL trial

We’ve helped the Mackay Cutters secure an NRL trial game between the NQ Cowboys and Melbourne Storm.
The two sides will fine-tune their final preparations for the 2019 NRL season in the clash at BB Print Stadium Mackay on Saturday, March 2.
We’re a proud supporter through our Invest Mackay Events Attraction Program.

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Get prepared at
Cyclone Saturday

We’ve updated our Emergency Action Guide just in time for this weekend’s Cyclone Saturday.
Copies of the revamped guide will be available at Cyclone Saturday (November 10) at Caneland Central (near Target) from 8am to 1pm.

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Work starts on
city roundabout

We’ve started construction of a roundabout at the Victoria and Peel streets intersection.
During construction, the roads will remain open to traffic throughout the day to reduce any impact on local businesses.
Construction activities requiring road closures will be completed at night.

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WATCH THE VIDEO > The transformation of Mackay’s City Centre and surrounding waterfront precincts is a step closer, with public consultation open for the proposed development scheme. Residents have until December 19 to have their say on the draft scheme. The Mackay Waterfront will be a game changer for the region. The Priority Development Area (PDA) will unlock the true value of “Queensland’s bluewater edge” and transform the city. 

Christmas grants
boost festivities

From Sarina Range to Eungella, Bloomsbury to Koumala and everywhere in between, our Christmas grants are dolling out lashings of festive spirit across the region.
The grants have given our community’s festive celebrations a $10,000 boost, with 14 community groups receiving up to $750 in festive funding.
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Recycle fluoro
lights at Paget

Residents can now recycle their fluorescent light tubes at our Paget Waste Management Centre for free.
We've set-up a collection point at the Incredable Ltd Drop-Off Area.
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Save the date

  • Saturday, November 10, Cyclone Saturday, Caneland Central (near Target), 8am to 1pm
  • Saturday, November 10, La Scala Ballet Company simulcast, Meadowlands Amphitheatre, Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens, from 7pm.
  • Sunday, November 11, Remembrance Day (100th anniversary of armistice which ended World War 1), Jubilee Park, 10.30am, 3.45pm and 7.45pm.
  • Saturday, November 17, Party in the Park - 150th Anniversary of Mackay Cricket, Harrup Park
  • Sunday, December 9, Queensland Cricket U13 & U14 Male State Championships (Nth Qld Region - Games 2 & 3), Harrup Park
  • Friday, December 14, Christmas in the Gardens, Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens
  • Monday, December 17 to 21, Bulls Masters Youth Cup, Harrup Park
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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