Australia Day Award Winners – Surat

2017 Citizen of The Year Elaine McInnis (Surat)

Over the week Plus More will be running a daily feature highlighting the recipients of our Australia Day Awards, area by area. Today we honour those from Surat and surrounds. CITIZEN OF THE YEAR | Elaine McInnes Affectionately known as ‘Maggie’, for the last 17-years Elaine has been a … [Read more...]

Things NOT So Batty in Surat


Seems we’re getting on top of the Flying fox issues in Surat. Councillor Robyn Bryant, Portfolio Chair for Rural Services says although the population is still roosting on the Balonne River, the control measures have helped to reduce numbers. “The flying fox numbers in Surat are down on … [Read more...]