my family and i are coming to mackay in December. My husband has already got a job in the mines. We live in a small town in England called whitby.I have a daughter who is 17 years and training to be a hairdresser are there many vacancy for this trade, My son is 10 years of age so he will be at school. With my husband been away 4 days at a time i was wondering where is the best place to live to be in walking distance to schools shops and cafes etc. Also i was wondering what work is there for women, do the consider part time workers that have children in school , I have done many jobs eg waitress, school cook ,chamber maid .is there many jobs like this for me.