TWO Mackay cane farmers who have been recognised for their efforts in innovation and sustainability are amongst the finalists for the 2018 Reef Champion Awards.
CQUniversity, which has 16 campuses including Mackay and Rockhampton, is set to receive $9.1 million over four years.
The 2018 season could be the last year where Mackay Sugar has majority control over it's mills as a deal for recapitalisation with Nordzucker AG looms.
About 250 people have gathered at the Finch Hatton cenotaph for the commemoration of Armistice.
Hundreds converged at Mackay's Jubilee Park yesterday to commemorate a very special Remembrance day which marked the centenary of the Armistice.
Catching a barramundi in Kinchant Dam is about to get much easier after the Habitat Enhancement Research Program was launched on Saturday.
Mackay Regional Council showcased their revamped Emergency Action Guide at Caneland Central for Cyclone Saturday.
PREPARATIONS are being made throughout the Mackay region to commemorate the Armistice centenary on Sunday.
MACKAY Sugar's 2018 season has come to a close
The calls for action come after a 33-year-old Victorian man was mauled to death after swimming with friends at 5.30pm on Monday afternoon.