Please note javascript is required for full website functionality.

Latest News

23 June, 2021

Mt Pleasant Shopping Centre evacuated, traffic turned away

Update: A Queensland Police Spokeswoman said the bomb threat was a hoax, but investigations are currently ongoing.


Police turn away vehicles from Mt Pleasant Shopping Centre

Mackay local news has confirmed that a bomb threat led to the evacuation of Mt Pleasant Shopping Centre this morning.

Mt Pleasant Shopping Centre is expected to be closed for a ‘few hours’, Mackay Local News has been told.

Hundreds of staff and shoppers have been evacuated and traffic is being turned away from Mt Pleasant Shopping Centre in North Mackay.

A Mackay police officer at the scene said there had been an ‘emergency situation’ but there were no further details available.


Most Popular