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  • Evie in no rush to take title as population hits 25 million!

    Evie Margaret Allan, with mum Vanessa Allan, was born at 1.47am on Wednesday, August 8, coming very close to being the 25 millionth Australian. We are super excited to announce the arrival of baby Evie Allan, to our Ray White Family. Whilst she doesn’t appear to have taken out … Read more

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  • River Street Property on the Rise!

    IT NOW has high rises looming either side of it, but the bricks and mortar at 3 Nelson St, Mackay would have been a palace in decades past. The home was built about 35 years ago by a prominent Italian couple. The 830sqm block was bought in 1983 for $20,000. … Read more

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  • Potential projects which could make waves in Mackay

    IT HAS to stack up, but it’s becoming increasingly likely Mackay residents could one day hang 10 in their very own surfing wave pool. Mackay Regional Council is examining whether there is a solid case to build such a pool in the Mackay region, perhaps at a suitable location along … Read more

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  • 1000+ visitors in a matter of weeks!

    Mackay’s newest tourism information center in Sarina is on proving ‘dollars well spent’ since opening in early July, surprising its many volunteers on the volume of visitors coming through it’s doors. Connected to the Sarina Field of Dreams, the information center has expanded from it’s Nebo Road location, to capture and … Read more

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  • Mine life extension drives secure local jobs

    Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham Another seven years of work for more than 230 mine employees: that’s the latest resources good news Mines Minister Dr Anthony Lynham welcomed today. Peabody Energy today announced it will mine at its North Goonyella coal operations … Read more

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  • Artists on show in Awards

    MACKAY’S prestigious Art on Show Awards has celebrated over a decade of art excellence in 2018, with this year’s milestone 13th event, and affirmation as to why Ray White Mackay City became awards sponsor towards this year’s annual event. The Art on Show Awards is a high-profile regional art prize … Read more

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  • Mackay ready to Roar!

    FOOTBALL: Magpies Crusaders will be up for their biggest challenge when they clash with the Brisbane Roar on July 12 at BB Print stadium. Maggies are well versed in battling strong teams in the NPL, but no team will test their abilities like the full force of the A-League Brisbane Roar. … Read more

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  • Qantas Training Academy Shortlists – Two Queensland Regional Airports

    Two Queensland regional airports in Qantas training academy shortlist Mackay and Toowoomba have today been shortlisted by Qantas as potential locations for the establishment of a multi-million dollar pilot training academy. Qantas today named a total nine airports across Australia on the shortlist for selection to build the Qantas Group … Read more

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  • $25M Facelift for Great Barrier Reef Resorts

    The State Government is set to inject $25 million investment to rejuvenate Queensland’s Great Barrier Reef Island resorts, with applications for a new infrastructure fund set tPROPOSED city heart residential high-rise developments and refurbished and new Mackay Airport facilities have all formed the greater Mackay region’s bid to lure the … Read more

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  • Boost for Mackay and Whitsundays with record health budget

    More than $441 million will be invested in healthcare in the Mackay and Whitsundays region, with the State Government delivering a health budget that focuses on strengthening frontline services and managing rising demand. Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Steven Miles said the budget reflected the Government’s commitment to providing … Read more

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