COVID-19 has shone a light on a shortfall in the region and JCU is expanding its course to Mackay and Cairns.
Mercury editor: As a former Victorian, it’s shocking to see what’s happening down there but are we in danger too now? Plus your SMS
A proposal to launch orbital rockets from the Whitsundays is tipped to lift our economic recovery post-COVID.
Sarina crew catches whale carcass minutes before it caused a public health nightmare
When journalist Heidi Petith will visit a Mackay region library near you to offer help to readers.
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A glimpse inside some of the harbour’s priciest apartments.