POLICE have initiated a 100 metre exclusion zone at Centrelink as they wait for specialist police to arrive from Rockhampton to examine a suspicious package.

Mackay officers and Queensland Fire and Emergency Services crew are on scene right now.

The package was delivered about 9.15am this morning.

No more information is known at this time.


Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

People in the area may be affected by smoke

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

The group planted 35 trees for National Tree Day earlier this year.

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