Derek Barry
By Derek Barry
Updated December 5 2021 - 11:10pm, first published 11:04pm
The Queensland parliament holds a Mount Isa hearing on Sunday trading...on a Sunday.

For 23 regional centres in Queensland, including Mount Isa, the doors of Coles and Woolies remain firmly closed on Sundays.


Derek Barry

Derek Barry

Editor, the North West Star

Editor of the North West Star Mount Isa since January 2016. Prior to that, an editor at several regional southern Queensland newspapers. Passionate about telling local stories. Comes with a strange accent to due an Irish accident of birth.

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