Located in North Queensland, Star 1019 and MK are "Leaders in Local" when it comes to their local community.
Coming together as a community and helping those in need has always been a key part of the local involvement for both stations.
Here are a select few moments that brought a smile to a lot of local faces across the Mackay community.
Rob’s Rescue Walkathon
We raised over $10,000 for the Mackay Hospital Foundation with Rob’s Rescue Walkathon. Rob walked 426km during May around the streets of Mackay
Mackay Marina Run
Sam took part in the Mackay Marina Run 5k dressed as our mascot Sparky The Star
Hampden State School’s annual LEGO competition
Rob continues to help all our schools including judging Hampden State School’s annual LEGO competition
Mackay Women's Centre Christmas Drive
For Christmas we held the Mackay Women's Centre Christmas drive and helped collect over 330 hampers for families in need, more than double their previous collection,
Meals on Wheels Mackay
Rob continues his community work volunteering with Meals on Wheels Mackay. Most recently donning the pink wig for cancer research
Each year he helps the schools with their annual Pedal Prix with school kids from all around Mackay competing