Recently, art enthusiast and curator of the Wondai Regional Art Gallery Mrs Elaine Madill visited Kingaroy State School to judge the primary school art competition.
The visiting Youth With A Mission team hosted a Polynesian festival of singing and dancing in Kingaroy
A sustainable forestry plantation near Toowoomba, designed to become a future source of power poles for Ergon Energy, narrowly escaped disaster when bushfires ripped through the region this week.
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Firefighters called to a blaze at Speedwell today protected eight farm buildings from flames.
The large bushfire which has been burning in inaccessible land in the Allies Creek State Forest is moving towards pastoral and grassland south west of Mundubbera.
St Mary’s Catholic College atudents, parents and teachers celebrated everything artistic at the school’s annual Arts Showcase in Kingaroy.
St Mary’s Catholic School’s P&F Association is promising a “taste of decadence” at its “Death by Chocolate” fundraising high tea next Sunday afternoon.
Agriculture Minister John McVeigh is urging primary producers severely affected by the current outbreak of bushfires in regional Queensland to make an Individually Disaster Stricken Property application.
Volunteers from a number of South Burnett Rural Fire Service brigades attended a meeting in Maryborough last night as part of a special Ministerial review into the RFS.
The South Burnett Thrashers rugby union club will be celebrating its 20th anniversary with a dinner next Saturday (November 3) at the Booie Bello Vista … but if you’d like to go you’d better RSVP today
Kingaroy Rotary club is so pleased with the charity jewellery auction it hosted last weekend, it’s planning to do it all over again next year.
South Burnett residents live in one of the lowest crime areas in Queensland, an analysis of the annual Gympie Police District crime figures reveals.
A fire which broke out yesterday morning at Booubyjan is still burning in inaccessible country but does not pose a risk to property.
A man who stole $50 from the purse of a fellow worker at Kingaroy’s SupaIGA store has be sentenced to 80 hours community service and had a conviction recorded.
Three young South Burnett cricketers have been selected to play for the Queensland U12s schoolgirls team following Wide Bay’s victory in the two-day selection championships played at the weekend in Brisbane.
Crime increased by an average of 6 per cent across Queensland last financial year, but fell by 1 per cent in the North Coast Region (which includes the South Burnett) according to the Queensland Police Service’s 2011-2012 Annual Statistical Review.
Queenslanders will be able to report minor incidents to police at the touch of a button with the new Policelink phone app launched this afternoon.
The Queensland Early Intervention Pilot Project – an alcohol awareness and early intervention program which operates in Cherbourg – will be marking its second anniversary this week.
South Burnett sellers did well at the Moreton Beef Classic Show and Sale held at Purga on October 18.