An action group says government must act now to stop ‘carnage’ as regional fatalities surge by 45 per cent
22nd Nov. 2020 2:11 PM
In one way or another poor decisions lead to devastating consequences, a new campaign aims to address
05th Dec. 2019 4:12 AM
An extensive media campaign to raise road visibility concerns will launch this week
23rd May 2019 5:05 AM
Road Accident Action Group working with Youth Justice to address young driver behaviours
30th Oct. 2018 6:10 AM
RAAG life member Graeme Ransley will unveil the Susie Whitehead Memorial Rest Area on the Peak Downs Hwy on Friday.
10th Aug. 2017 11:08 AM
MORE than four decades after it was first floated, Walkerston residents are sceptical the Walkerston Bypass will ever be...
08th April 2017 3:04 PM
A MACKAY motoring group wants public donations to help complete the rest area at Nebo in honour of the late Susan...
09th Feb. 2017 11:02 AM
'When it's flooded, forget it' is the message, but some need more than just a word of warning.
08th Feb. 2017 4:02 AM
DRIVERS have to travel more than 150km either side of Mackay to find their closest stop
13th Jan. 2017 10:01 AM
MANY roads prone to flooding in the Mackay region have been mapped out by the State Government.
30th Dec. 2016 10:12 AM
A rest stop at Bloomsbury could help ease the pressure and decrease the road toll on the Bruce Highway.
31st Aug. 2016 1:08 PM
DUE to the prevailing weather conditions over the past week or so I have decided to discuss the use and disadvantages of...
04th March 2016 12:03 PM
Putting your lights on during the day is a simple way of improving road safety considerably and a new campaign has started...
19th Feb. 2016 10:02 AM
BE AWARE: Drivers need to know where they are in relation to other vehicles on the roads to eliminate the blind spot
12th Feb. 2016 10:02 AM
P-platers should be given extra consideration on the road as they continue to learn the finer points of driving
05th Feb. 2016 10:02 AM
IT IS timely for us all to take note that the Queensland Police Service is now conducting roadside drug driving testing.
08th Jan. 2016 12:01 PM
WITH the holiday season so close we can almost taste it, I feel for those in our community who do it hard during this...
27th Nov. 2015 10:11 AM
FOR thousands of years of history people have been driving.
20th Nov. 2015 12:11 PM
IT IS evident there is an increased amount of road works going on around the city and the surrounding areas of recent...
16th Oct. 2015 12:10 PM
Numerous drivers are driving irresponsibly, with passengers in the car
14th Aug. 2015 10:08 AM
RAAG – Mackay’s Road Accident Action Group – will work with police and Isaac Regional Council on the danger of cattle on...
04th Aug. 2014 10:08 AM
AN INCREASE in train freight volumes won’t be enough to ensure safer roads in the region according to the Road Accident...
02nd April 2014 4:04 AM
PROMISING young Mackay motocross star Joel Dinsdale is in a critical condition in Townsville General Hospital after he was...
19th March 2014 7:03 AM
RAAG co-ordinator Graeme Ransley has described the “driver reviver” pit stop at the Waverley Creek on the Bruce Hwy as a...
19th March 2014 6:03 AM
DON’T forget to stop at the Waverley Creek rest stop on the Bruce Hwy today from 6am to 8pm.
17th March 2014 6:03 AM