Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk has pledged that Stanwell – operators of the Tarong power stations and Meandu coal mine – will not be sold by Labor if she becomes Premier after the next State election.
A 21-year-old Brisbane man has been flown to hospital with multiple injuries after his 4WD hit a tree this afternoon.
The Goomeri Pumpkin Festival has been selected as a semi-finalist in the 2014 Queensland Regional Achievement & Community Awards.
An anonymous group in Blackbutt has launched an online campaign to invite Woolworths to open a store in Blackbutt rather than IGA – the franchise most mentioned in recent supermarket discussions.
Lock The Gate Alliance has welcomed the formation of a Federal Select Senate Inquiry to explore the approval of coal and gas projects in Queensland.
The State Government has released an online tool and an app to allow Queensland drivers to check if cars are registered.
Kingaroy businesswoman Jodi Cornell has been selling her wares online for the past six years … now she’s hoping to convert that success into a bricks-and-mortar business.
Nanango’s annual Mardi Gras will be held on Saturday, October 4. But for several days either side of it – and on the big day itself – the town will also get to enjoy an arts festival.
Phase 1 of an inquest into the deaths of nine Queenslanders in quad bike accidents over the past two years wound up last week with Queensland Deputy Coroner John Lock making some basic findings into the circumstances of each fatality.
Maidenwell is gearing up for an influx of acoustic folk music fans on the October long weekend when it stages one of its biggest annual events of the year: the Maidenwell Folk Gathering.
Kingaroy Police are warning residents that break-ins can occur at any time of the day and night.
Kumbia resident Helen Kilpatrick won a bronze medal earlier this month at the national WorldSkills competition
A fire and fallen powerline closed the D’Aguilar Highway for several hours on Tuesday
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington says students in the South Burnett are set to benefit from even more funding through the second round of State Government’s Great Results Guarantee funding.
Taabinga Homestead will be holding an Open Day during the October long weekend, providing a rare opportunity for visitors and locals alike to view this historically significant property.
Local councils should start breathing a little easier with the release today of the funding amounts they will receive from the Federal Government’s Roads To Recovery program.
The trial of a man charged with rape and three counts of indecent treatment of a child under the age of 16 was aborted in the District Court in Kingaroy today.
Visitors who drop into the Kingaroy Art Gallery during the South Burnett and Cherbourg On Show long weekend will be able to see a wide and varied exhibition from some of the region’s best artists.
Parents are again being warned of the dangers of button batteries after RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifted a toddler who reportedly swallowed one yesterday.
Police officers from throughout the South Burnett gathered in Nanango on Monday afternoon to honour former colleagues who have been killed in the line of duty.