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Why the warning siren didn’t sound during Sapphire flood

Premium Content Why the warning siren didn’t sound during Sapphire flood

Mayor responds to questions surrounding why the early warning siren didn’t trigger...

Water restrictions ease as dam levels increase

Premium Content Water restrictions ease as dam levels increase

Residents can turn on the sprinklers but are encouraged to continue using water...

Council set to deliver $80m despite ‘disruptive’ year

Premium Content Council set to deliver $80m despite ‘disruptive’ year

Mayor commends the team on how quickly it adapted and continued to support the...

CQ leaders advocate for complete upgrade of vital road link

Premium Content CQ leaders advocate for complete upgrade of vital road link

The government has committed $40M to upgrade parts of the road but Central...

CQ towns increase water restrictions as dam levels drop

Premium Content CQ towns increase water restrictions as dam levels drop

Find out how the change will affect your water usage.

Old council houses to hit the market at bargain prices

Premium Content Old council houses to hit the market at bargain prices

‘For a first homebuyer or someone looking for a fixer-upper this could be a great...

How a couple with 90+ grandchildren spent seniors week

Premium Content How a couple with 90+ grandchildren spent seniors week

Seniors across the region received a special delivery to their doors to celebrate.

Sky may not light up at New Year’s celebrations

Premium Content Sky may not light up at New Year’s celebrations

The usual funding for New Year’s Eve fireworks won’t go ahead this year.

Emerald artists collaborate to create award-winning piece

Premium Content Emerald artists collaborate to create award-winning piece

Unusual techniques have been used to create the 3D artwork.

New CEO keen to drive growth, business in region

Premium Content New CEO keen to drive growth, business in region

Organisation’s new leader brings a unique set of experiences and is excited to...

Proud moment as CQ town welcomes 11 new Australian citizens

Premium Content Proud moment as CQ town welcomes 11 new Australian citizens

The mayor welcomed the new citizens in an intimate ceremony.

New app to help reduce price of regional airfares

Premium Content New app to help reduce price of regional airfares

Government works to tackle the issue of high priced airfares in Central...

Council publicly opposes CQ Health housing decision

Premium Content Council publicly opposes CQ Health housing decision

Mayor Kerry Hayes said the timing of the announcement “defies logic”.

$300k boost to fast-track road upgrades in CQ

Premium Content $300k boost to fast-track road upgrades in CQ

The funds were delivered as part of a Federal Government program to improve roads...

Election of deputy mayor kicks off first council meeting

Premium Content Election of deputy mayor kicks off first council meeting

There were air-hugs and air-handshakes as successful candidates embraced social...

PHOTOS: Community pitches in to clean up town

Premium Content PHOTOS: Community pitches in to clean up town

More than 30 photos from Clean Up Australia Day event in Central Highlands.

2020: Leaders share their visions of the region’s future

Premium Content 2020: Leaders share their visions of the region’s future

Leaders and experts across the Central Highlands share their visions for the new...

Watch for your mates

Watch for your mates

Stay safe in the pool this summer.

Adani given the green light

Adani given the green light

Mayor in attendance for signing of Carmichael mine and rail projects

Emotions flow as levee decision reached

Emotions flow as levee decision reached

Mayor Kerry Hayes pronounced the levee debate "finally put to rest.”

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