Harry's view on COVID quarantine camps.
Harry's view on COVID quarantine camps.

MORNING REWIND: top 5 stories you may have missed.

Good morning, Central Queensland.

It’s time to plan what you’re doing this weekend, the last one before you decide who will be the Rockhampton Regional Council’s new Mayor.

See Harry’s cartoon and read the Letters to the Editor here:

https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/opinion-truth-of-this-prediction-stands-the-test-o/4173208/

Putt has joined Yei at the CQ Capras for the 2021 Intrust Super Cup season and their loyal supporters from PNG are obviously keen to follow their fortunes.

https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/png-signings-set-capras-social-media-alight/4173082/

Second rower and PNG Kumuls representative Nixon Putt will line up with the CQ Capras this season.
Second rower and PNG Kumuls representative Nixon Putt will line up with the CQ Capras this season.

Alliance Airlines has lodged huge plans to develop a new hangar and tarmac at Rockhampton Airport.

https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/airline-lodges-plans-for-major-development-at-rock/4173125/

Proposed new hangar/annex (blue/yellow), the new external aircraft manoeuvring apron (grey), at grade carpark (grey) and channel works (green)
Proposed new hangar/annex (blue/yellow), the new external aircraft manoeuvring apron (grey), at grade carpark (grey) and channel works (green)

Rockhampton Regional Council acting mayor Neil Fisher chimed in on Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk’s suggestion on Thursday morning that mining camps could be used for COVID-19 quarantine.

https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/fisher-unconcerned-about-camp-quarantine-if-done-r/4173195/

Fall armyworm is placing Queensland’s food producers under threat:

https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/one-virus-to-combat-another-government-approves-tr/4172828/

Mayoral candidate John Rewald said he would accept only 50 per cent of the salary the first year:

https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/rewald-promises-to-cut-mayoral-pay-by-half/4172991/

Election Hub Rockhampton Mayoral by-election 2021
Election Hub Rockhampton Mayoral by-election 2021

To date, The Morning Bulletin has published 40 interviews with mayoral candidates; you can keep up to date at our Election Hub:

https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/election-hub-learn-about-each-rocky-mayoral-candid/4167387/

And don’t forget, our livestream of the U18 basketball State championships continues until Sunday:

https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/three-key-rockets-players-to-watch-at-qld-u18-cham/4172222/



Yeppoon protest against Clive Palmer’s CQ coal mine

Premium Content Yeppoon protest against Clive Palmer’s CQ coal mine

About 80 people have staged a protest at Yeppoon voicing their opposition against a...

UPDATE: Rescue chopper called to help snake bite victim

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The initial report indicated the snake was the venomous red-bellied black snake. ...

Auction success for development approved land at Rockyview

Premium Content Auction success for development approved land at Rockyview

The bids opened at $500,000 with two bidders battling it out.