NQs Dalziel bravery remembered

ASK people today about the highest medal for bravery in this country, the Victoria Cross of Australia and most will be able to name Ben Roberts Smith or Cameron Donaldson from recent times as recipient and rightly so.
ASK people today about the highest medal for bravery in this country, the Victoria Cross of Australia and most will be able to name Ben Roberts Smith or Cameron Donaldson from recent times as recipient and rightly so.
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MARCIA is one super storm that caught Bureau of Meteorology forecasters by surprise. MARCIA is one super storm that caught Bureau of Meteorology forecasters by surprise.
A NEW regime for reporting live export ESCAS breach investigation results has been adopted by the Department of Agriculture. A NEW regime for reporting live export ESCAS breach investigation results has been adopted by the Department of Agriculture.
WOOLGROWERS, classers and industry bodies already voicing their concerns to the AWI Wool Selling Systems Review panel. WOOLGROWERS, classers and industry bodies already voicing their concerns to the AWI Wool Selling Systems Review panel.
THE first SustainaWOOL clips hit the auctions last week and New England Wool is calling for more superfine growers to get on board.
THE first SustainaWOOL clips hit the auctions last week and New England Wool is calling for more superfine growers to get on board.
FORWARD thinking cane farmers will gather in Townsville from Sunday, March 1 to Tuesday, March 3, to share ideas, outcomes and celebrate major steps being taken to improve the environmental and economic outcomes of Queensland sugar production at the Project Catalyst Growers Forum.
28 Feb 15 FORWARD thinking cane farmers will gather in Townsville from Sunday, March 1 to Tuesday, March 3, to share ideas, outcomes and celebrate major steps being taken to improve the...
IN 2015, the centenary of the ANZAC’s landing at Gallipoli, local musicians have united to record a charity single called ‘Spirit of the ANZACS’.
28 Feb 15 IN 2015, the centenary of the ANZAC’s landing at Gallipoli, local musicians have united to record a charity single called ‘Spirit of the ANZACS’.
INGHAM sugarcane farmers could retain an increased ownership percentage in the $520m cane-based renewable energy facility.
27 Feb 15 INGHAM sugarcane farmers could retain an increased ownership percentage in the $520m cane-based renewable energy facility.
A HERD of white corflute cut-out cows were rounded up and transported to designated cow guardians across Mackay, Isaac and Whitsunday.
The second annual Central Signs Cow Art Competition, a Canegrowers Mackay community engagement initiative is aimed at celebrating agriculture and raising funds for drought affected graziers in Longreach and districts.
27 Feb 15 A HERD of white corflute cut-out cows were rounded up and transported to designated cow guardians across Mackay, Isaac and Whitsunday. The second annual Central Signs Cow Art...
THE Burdekin Bowen Integrated Floodplain Management Advisory Committee (BBIFMAC) has received funding from the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (DEHP) and the NQ Dry Tropics Reef Rescue Program, to carry out real-time water quality monitoring in a sub catchment of the Burdekin River Irrigation Area.
25 Feb 15 THE Burdekin Bowen Integrated Floodplain Management Advisory Committee (BBIFMAC) has received funding from the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (DEHP) and the NQ Dry...
YOUNG cane farmers and professionals will meet in Palm Cove this March to discuss how they will be able work with peak industry bodies and the newly elected Queensland Government in the future.
24 Feb 15 YOUNG cane farmers and professionals will meet in Palm Cove this March to discuss how they will be able work with peak industry bodies and the newly elected Queensland Government in the...
OLD-timers will tell you about the many great jockeys who have ridden at Cluden.
High on that list is Paul Gordy, a born and bred local, who from
humble beginnings became a legend.
24 Feb 15 OLD-timers will tell you about the many great jockeys who have ridden at Cluden. High on that list is Paul Gordy, a born and bred local, who from humble beginnings became a legend.
A DOCTOR with more than 35 years medical experience has taken up a permanent appointment at Mornington Island Hospital.
23 Feb 15 A DOCTOR with more than 35 years medical experience has taken up a permanent appointment at Mornington Island Hospital.
THE popular tractor pull will return to the Rotary FNQ Field Days in May.
23 Feb 15 THE popular tractor pull will return to the Rotary FNQ Field Days in May.
THE history of military involvement for many Australian families runs generations-deep, as Townsville’s Phil Nicholson made clear during an interview with the North Queensland Register.
22 Feb 15 THE history of military involvement for many Australian families runs generations-deep, as Townsville’s Phil Nicholson made clear during an interview with the North Queensland Register.
IF you’re a Northern beef producer looking to restock your property for the upcoming season and want to take advantage of market opportunities without livestock capital constraints then it’s highly recommended that you attend one of the four finance information sessions sponsored by Queensland Rural being held in early March.
21 Feb 15 IF you’re a Northern beef producer looking to restock your property for the upcoming season and want to take advantage of market opportunities without livestock capital constraints then...
Cattle - Beef
A MILESTONE was met late last week with Ergon Energy Retail celebrated its fifteen year partnership with the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) in Queensland at a ceremony held at the Townsville airport.
21 Feb 15 A MILESTONE was met late last week with Ergon Energy Retail celebrated its fifteen year partnership with the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) in Queensland at a ceremony held at the...
The maintenance backlog across Telstra’s 100-year-old copper network has reached crisis point over Christmas and January with no end in sight.
20 Feb 15 The maintenance backlog across Telstra’s 100-year-old copper network has reached crisis point over Christmas and January with no end in sight.
JAMES Cook University (JCU)  researchers are hopeful they can develop strategies to manage the transmission of the deadly Hendra virus.
18 Feb 15  1 JAMES Cook University (JCU) researchers are hopeful they can develop strategies to manage the transmission of the deadly Hendra virus.
AN impressive selection of international and local canefarming experts will be on hand at the Case IH Step Up cane farmers’ conference at Palm Cove in March this year.
18 Feb 15 AN impressive selection of international and local canefarming experts will be on hand at the Case IH Step Up cane farmers’ conference at Palm Cove in March this year.
NORTH Queensland’s achacha experiment began when plantation manager Bruce Hill was in Bolivia with a Bolivian friend who kept praising this almost unknown fruit grown in low lying areas of that country.
17 Feb 15 NORTH Queensland’s achacha experiment began when plantation manager Bruce Hill was in Bolivia with a Bolivian friend who kept praising this almost unknown fruit grown in low lying areas...
VETERANS and their families in places all over Australia commemorated the legacy and sacrifice of the scores of men who comprise the National Servicemen’s Association of Australia (Nashos) on Saturday, February 14.
17 Feb 15 VETERANS and their families in places all over Australia commemorated the legacy and sacrifice of the scores of men who comprise the National Servicemen’s Association of Australia...
THE need for a Territory Minister directly responsible for driving reform in Indigenous Affairs has been made plain in the latest ‘Closing the Gap’ report.
13 Feb 15 THE need for a Territory Minister directly responsible for driving reform in Indigenous Affairs has been made plain in the latest ‘Closing the Gap’ report.
ACCESS in and out of the Rotary FNQ Field Days at the Mareeba Rodeo Grounds in May will be greatly improved, with planning well underway to cater for the thousands of visitors expected.
11 Feb 15 ACCESS in and out of the Rotary FNQ Field Days at the Mareeba Rodeo Grounds in May will be greatly improved, with planning well underway to cater for the thousands of visitors expected.
AUSTRALIA’S sugar cane professionals, from all generations, will meet at the Case IH Step UP! Conference in Palm Cove this year in order to drive the conversation about industry innovation, sustainability and profitability.
11 Feb 15 AUSTRALIA’S sugar cane professionals, from all generations, will meet at the Case IH Step UP! Conference in Palm Cove this year in order to drive the conversation about industry...
THE decision by the Northern Territory Cattlemen’s Association to move its 2015 conference from Katherine to Darwin due to an “unprecedented number of early registrations” has been slammed as the town begins to tally what the loss will ultimately cost.
10 Feb 15  10 THE decision by the Northern Territory Cattlemen’s Association to move its 2015 conference from Katherine to Darwin due to an “unprecedented number of early registrations” has been...
Cattle - Beef
TOUGH selling conditions continued on from 2014 at the North Queensland Droughtmaster Bull Sale held today at the Dalrymple Saleyards, Charters Towers.
09 Feb 15 TOUGH selling conditions continued on from 2014 at the North Queensland Droughtmaster Bull Sale held today at the Dalrymple Saleyards, Charters Towers.
NORTH Queensland Toyota Cowboys players will join Shane Webcke and a crowd of thousands this weekend at the Sports Expo and Sign-on Day at the Mackay Entertainment Convention Centre (MECC) on Sunday, February 8.
06 Feb 15 NORTH Queensland Toyota Cowboys players will join Shane Webcke and a crowd of thousands this weekend at the Sports Expo and Sign-on Day at the Mackay Entertainment Convention Centre...
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I think it is very wrong that Greg misfud thinks that some of us doggers fraud the system maybe
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Sounds like you may have some median, mode, mean shoppers over your way Bushie Bill. A few
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So the man who has never run a business in his life condescendingly says that new red tape will
The maintenance backlog across Telstra’s 100-year-old copper network has reached crisis point over Christmas and January with no end in sight.20 Feb 15 The maintenance backlog across Telstra’s 100-year-old copper network has reached crisis point over Christmas and...
WESTPAC’S new Regional General Manager of Agribusiness for Queensland, Peta Ward, is returning to her roots after 11 years to work with the people and communities she started life with.03 Feb 15 WESTPAC’S new Regional General Manager of Agribusiness for Queensland, Peta Ward, is returning to her roots after 11...