Month: February 2016

Green light: marine hub

Major support has been awarded to Mornington Shire Council last week, with the announcement of $1.647m boost for the Jetty and Foreshore Precinct in the Wellesley Islands Queensland. Jackie Trad MP, Deputy Premier, the Minister for Transport, Minister for Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning (DILGP) and…

Nominations open

Nominations for candidates for the upcoming Queensland Local Government elections are now open. Nomination forms are available at the Electoral Commission of Queensland website www.ecq.qld.gov.au or from Returning Officers. Returning Officers addresses and phone numbers are available on the website. Nominations need to be lodged…

Claudia’s traditional twist

Claudia Moodoonuthi’s work is on show at the National Gallery in Melbourne which is called ‘360 degree spin on Country’ as well as an exhibition in Cairns. She grew up on Mornington Island as well as on Bentinck and Aurukun islands. Her mother is Kaiadilt and…