Month: September 2016

Funding for airstrip confirmed

FUNDING for the damaged Mornington Island runway has at last been confirmed by the state government. Deputy Premier Jackie Trad said the runway will receive an $8 million infrastructure upgrade. The state government will provide $6.5 million towards the repairs which were needed after a…

What a load of rubbish

An operation to clean up over two hundred wrecked cars has commenced in the Wellesley Island Group Queensland. ¬† Dedicated to protecting the pristine region, the Mornington Shire Council has partnered with Carpentaria Freight to clear tonnes of rusted car bodies from the isolated Mornington…