Ausgrid restoring power to thousands.
Ausgrid restoring power to thousands.

20,000 homes left without power

AUSGRID is working to restore power to more than 20,000 customers after a mass power outage left thousands in the dark.

More to come


Why our rental market has tightened

Premium Content Why our rental market has tightened

Finding a home to rent in Mackay and Isaac is increasingly difficult but Whitsunday...

Central Queensland musician drops fun new drinking song

Premium Content Central Queensland musician drops fun new drinking song

The song is about having a few drinks with your friends and forgetting, for a...

Father caught with illegal knife taken from ‘survival kit’

Premium Content Father caught with illegal knife taken from ‘survival kit’

The Blackwater mine worker purchased the product in a move to protect his child.