The region's most popular community
newspaper Emerald Today offers local
businesses the opportunity to get their
advertising message into homes alongside the latest unique local news, sport results, local information and special features on topics of interest to locals.
Emerald located in the Central Highlands Region lies on the Nogoa River approx. 270 kilometers west of Rockhampton. Surrounded by the best of Queensland’s countryside, the town is known for its nearby sapphire Gemfields which is the largest sapphire fields in the Southern Hemisphere. This is a vibrant region with a strong and diverse economy in extensive coal mining operations, agriculture, horticultural, tourism and construction. The region is rich in minerals and agriculture, thriving on irrigation sourced from the Fairbairn Dam, Nogoa and Comet Rivers. The Central Highlands is an area of continuous growth and diversity, with a wide range of opportunities to live, work, invest and play. The region encompasses an area of around 60,000 square kilometres Emerald Today is a local independent weekly newspaper dedicated to servicing the region, it will inform and reconnect the community every Friday. Emerald Today is proud to be reporting on local issues, news, and events relevant to the people of the Central Highlands region.
Emerald Today is also online at emeraldtoday.com.au