Author Barbara Hannay to Visit Libraries


Australian author Barbara Hannay will visit Proserpine, Bowen and Collinsville Libraries on 22 and 23 May has local book lovers all a flutter. The author is a lover of the region, with her most recently published six single title novels all set in North Queensland. Cannonvale Library Team … [Read more...]

Stars in the Early Morning at Airlie

sunrise cashcow

Australia’s number 1 TV breakfast program ‘Sunrise’ will swap their Sydney studio for the Airlie Beach Foreshore this Friday, as they broadcast live from the Whitsundays bringing the stars out. Among the Sunrise crew will be fan-favourite Cash Cow, as the Seven Network TV program brings its … [Read more...]

St Patrick’s Day – What’s the Fuss?


Green beer, public holidays in some parts of the world, green clothes...all to be sure to be sure. But as one little puzzled face in the region looked up, with head popping out of a green shirt asked today, “What’s it for?” Today we celebrate St Patrick’s Day one of the most recognized Feast … [Read more...]

The Countdown Begins for Film Festival

Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival

Early bird season passes for this year’s Annual Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival are being offered as the hugely successful event moves into its fourth year. Kicking off from June 23 the festival this year will celebrate Austrian films and champion women in the film industry. Greg … [Read more...]

A New Meaning for Crocodile Rock


International Mega Star Sir Elton John will hold his only two Queensland Concerts this year in North and Far North Queensland, with the State Government joining forces with local councils to bring the legend of 40 years of rock and pop to Mackay and to Cairns. Sir Elton John and his band will … [Read more...]