Opening a business in a small outback town can be risky, without having a pandemic knocking on your doorstep.
Senior Journalist - North West Star
Samantha Campbell (Walton) has worked for regional and rural publications across News South Wales and Queensland and is currently the senior journalist at the North West Star in Mount Isa. Sam enjoys life on the cattle station and competing in local rodeo and campdraft events. Email: email@example.com
Cloncurry Shire Council is considering forming a new saleyards committee that could potentially attract more bull sales to the region.
Camprafting events across the nation have been cancelled to minimise the risk of spreading coronavirus.
A novel by Mount Isa born author Kylie Asmus has resulted in an opportunity to create a streaming television series to shine a spotlight on the Overlander's Way in North West Queensland.
Parts of the Barkly Highway between Mount Isa and Cloncurry is receiving a facelift, with resealing works currently underway.
Community leaders to gather in Cloncurry to hear flood-affected residents ask mental health services for a long-term commitment to the region.
Cloncurry saddle bronc rider Luke Chaplain will return to Australia after huge success on the international rodeo circuit.
QRIDA has marked 25 years of supporting jobs and rural industries in the Mount Isa and Gulf region.
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