Electricity prices look set to rise again in regional Queensland.
South Burnett residents wondering when the nbn will reach their homes or workplaces should be pleased by a major update to the nbn website.
Country music legend Chad Morgan paid a flying visit to Blackbutt on Sunday afternoon, and a big slice of the town’s business, community and sporting leaders were there to welcome him.
Unemployment fell by just 0.3 percentage points in Wide Bay over the past 12 months, figures released on Thursday by Treasurer Curtis Pitt reveal.
Have you noticed something new around the South Burnett lately?
Supermarket developer Breezeway Pty Ltd has taken possession of the Blackbutt Memorial Hall site, the first step towards Blackbutt residents getting their long-awaited supermarket.
Deputy Premier Jackie Trad has given the green light to the South Burnett Regional Council’s $4.26 million wish list of public works.
The outcome of an $8.18 million claim by the Australian Taxation Office against Moreton Resources Limited is still in limbo.
Coal Reuse allegedly owed Stanwell Corporation – operators of the Tarong North and Tarong power stations – just over $251,000 at the time it went into liquidation last year.
Any doubts about the future of the Blackbutt Supermarket should have been swept away by South Burnett councillor Gavin “Spud” Jones when he spelt out a timeline for the project at a public meeting in Blackbutt on Wednesday night.
South Burnett Directions has teamed with a Brisbane-based academic in a bid to collect data on broadband speeds throughout the region.
The South Burnett’s Economic Development Strategy will be getting an overhaul next month, and the region’s business and development groups have been invited to have a say in the process.
The Queensland Government is considering changes to trading hours to end consumer confusion and boost jobs.
If you’re a young employee – or employ a young worker – the Fair Work Ombudsman’s office has its eye out for you.
The State Government has emphasised that “general farm work” has not been affected in the Chinchilla area despite hydrogen gas being located in the soil.
Accommodation in Kingaroy could be in short supply in a fortnight, if only briefly.
The Coopers Gap Wind Farm project has moved another step forward with news the Queensland Office of the Coordinator-General has accepted AGL’s Environmental Impact Statement.
ABC News is reporting that more contamination has been found near the underground coal gasification site formerly operated by Linc Energy near Chinchilla.
Queensland apprentices could be owed millions in back pay after the Fair Work Commission found they have been paid under the wrong award for the past three years.
Representatives from the Kingaroy Concerned Citizens Group are due to meet with the Office of the Coordinator-General on Thursday to discuss Moreton Resources’ Kingaroy coal mine project.