Aussie hero delivers hay run of hope

The 80 kilometer chain of freight trailers will be the largest in the world, hoping to score a Guinness world record.

  If the heart was measured in metres, Brendan Farrell’s would be 80,000 long. After five months of logistical planning, he is about to embark on a remarkable journey to deliver over $1.3 million worth of hay to drought affected Queensland farmers. It is a mission that is set to … [Read more...]

Cuts to country racing a fear for rural communities

LNP kicks up dust with fears over funding cuts for country races in Queensland.

Concerns for the future of country racing are circulating faster than Phar Lap, since the Labor government dodged questions about funding during last week’s Estimates Hearings. Shadow Minister for Sport and Racing, Jann Stuckey, has expressed concerns that the racing industry will suffer if the … [Read more...]