‘I’m confident that Anzac Day will go off okay if everybody settles down and takes a deep breath’
10th Feb. 2021 1:02 PM
After fighting for our freedom, the Mackay serviceman was disgusted at what he saw in the US earlier this month.
25th Jan. 2021 10:01 PM
Manning could find connections between two apparent strangers and had a “photographic memory” of Mackay’s topography.
08th Dec. 2020 6:12 PM
Veterans, families and leaders come together in quiet ‘healing process’ to remember those lost to war
11th Nov. 2020 5:11 PM
‘You go back to that time when you were struggling and when you lost your mates’
11th Nov. 2020 3:11 PM
150 veterans, family members and leaders attended the quiet, sombre ceremony at Jubilee Park
11th Nov. 2020 2:11 PM
The project is backed by Sir Peter Cosgrove, veterans Keith Payne and Ken Higgins and the Dawson MP
03rd Nov. 2020 1:11 PM
Kath Geoghegan says she wanted to do something to help during the coronavirus crisis.
14th May 2020 5:05 AM
The Mackay district community is urged to commemorate privately and avoid laying wreaths at war memorials.
24th April 2020 8:04 AM
This Anzac Day, there will be no dawn service at Jubilee Park or march down Mackay’s city centre.
16th March 2020 5:03 PM