The LNP will hold a rally in Oakey this weekend, calling on Annastacia Palaszczuk to approve the New Acland mine expansion.
Queensland Country Life Journalist
Ben Harden is a Queensland Country Life journalist, based in Rockhampton, Central Queensland. Ben grew up on his family's cattle and produce property in Ravenshoe, on the Atherton Tablelands. During his schooling years, Ben showed cattle for the Warrina Droughtmasters, Fassifern Limousin stud and Raschoda Dairy stud, at the regional Ag shows in Far North Queensland.
Farmers from drought-stricken Warwick welcome 150,000 litres of much-needed water thanks to a Finish and Rural Aid initiative.
Central Queensland welcomed overnight rain, along with the forecast of more thunderstorms for much of central and southern parts.
The Palaszczuk government will build an inland freight route from Charters Towers to Mungindi to take trucks of the main highway, if re-elected.
HEAR and Say Queensland is encouraging the community to wear their brightest and wackiest shirts for LOUD SHIRT DAY this Friday, to raise vital funds and awareness for children with hearing loss.
LNP Leader Deb Frecklington said the $49.8 million investment would create a new one-stop-shop for post-school education and training in Central Queensland.
Glenlea Beef's inaugural Charolais bull sale reached a top price of $25,000 in Clermont last Friday.
Rockhampton Regional Council will formally ask the state and federal governments to redirect their commitments of $25 million each to other priority projects in the region.
Look who caught the cameras lens at the sixth annual Bullzeye Droughtmaster sale in Capella on Friday.
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