KAP’s Nick Dametto and Robbie Katter, with physicist Dr Peter Ridd lead public hearing in Ayr

KAP members and scientist Dr Peter Ridd led a public hearing this morning, to discuss the 2019 reef regulations imposed on farmers and their proposed amendment bill.


Giru Show ‘best in years!’

GIRU’S Brolga Park and Pavillion Hall were flooded with colour, flowers, celebration and the smell of home-cooked baking last weekend for the annual Giru Show.


Pop-up vaccination clinic to come to Burdekin PCYC

Townsville Hospital and Health Service vaccination staff are setting up clinics in regional centres, encouraging residents to get their COVID vaccination.


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