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RACE READY: Team Council Cruisers members, Julia Barbagallo, Jane Hollins, Rochelle Harding and Roberta Aloia are in training for the 21st Great Wheelbarrow Race.

Teams gear up for iconic race

MAREEBA Shire Council staff will be joining the lineup of runners taking on the annual Great Wheelbarrow Race in May, with a goal to raise money for the Mayor’s Christmas Appeal.

13 April, 2024

General News

Crazy ants still on the loose

THE fight against yellow crazy ants is still powering on in Kuranda, with more than 32 tonnes of green waste...

10 April, 2024

The Tablelands News

Advice for new-look Tablelands council

GOOD advice from a former local mayor was passed on to the new-look...

The Tablelands News

Katter supermarket bill falls short

AUSTRALIA’S major parties have blocked debate on Federal Member for...

Mareeba News

New council ready to serve

ONE Mareeba Shire councillor has hit the ground running, calling for a...

Community & Business

School shaves heads for a cure

IN honour of former groundskeeper Terry Aqualina, Mareeba State High School’s current groundskeeper Tom Mitchell and...

12 April, 2024

The Tablelands News

Field Days keeps giving back to communities

In a bid to give back to the community that has helped make the Rotary...

The Tablelands News

‘Roll a mile in their shoes’

MOVES are afoot to make the Tablelands the most inclusive tourist...

Mareeba News

Woman charged after swerving all over highway

POLICE are appealing for information and vision after they charged a...


Gators knocked back by injuries

IT might have been an impressive start for the Mareeba Gladiators on Saturday night,  but the under-manned team could...

9 April, 2024

The Tablelands News

Jubilee racing success

Jubilee Christian College students went head to head recently for their...

Atherton News

Poor ball handling leads to Roosters loss

DESPITE powering up in the second half of the game, Atherton Roosters...

Atherton News

Yarrabah falls to strong Roosters ladies side

AN early possession of the ball and overall team confidence pushed the...

On The Land

Huge prize pool to attract Prime Beef entries

WITH this year marking the 107th year of the Malanda Show, Tablelands beef cattle producers are gearing up for the...

5 April, 2024

The Far North News

Workforce officer a boost for local agri sector

FNQ Growers has introduced Kelly Hodgkinson as the new Agriculture...

The Tablelands News

World-class chocolate grown in our backyard

As Easter approaches, attention turns to the internationally-acclaimed...

The Tablelands News

Scare gun theft raises concerns

TOLGA farmer Joe Trimarchi of Redhill Farming is in disbelief after a...


Gold Medal win for tropical floral design

A JULATTEN floral designer has taken out the Gold Medal at the prestigious Melbourne International Flower and Garden...

11 April, 2024

The Far North News

Reef concert to honour cyclone heroes

COUNTRY is taking over the seas with a once-in-a lifetime concert aimed...

Mareeba News

Moulin Rouge comes to town

A UNIQUE event that offers locals the chance to dress up and be...

The Far North News

Release of new romance

LOCAL romance author Frances Dall’Alba (pictured) has released the...


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