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Cherbourg Is A Good News Story

Cherbourg Is A Good News Story

Cherbourg has copped a lot of rubbishing lately … which isn’t fair to the vast majority of the residents of the town or its hard-working local Council.

Cherbourg Serves Up Feast Of Fun

Cherbourg Serves Up Feast Of Fun

NAIDOC Week celebrations are a great time for people to get together, have fun and celebrate culture … so it’s always a very busy time at Cherbourg!

BIEDO Tour Updates Local MPs

BIEDO Tour Updates Local MPs

South Burnett political leaders were taken on a “listening tour” of some of the region’s businesses on Monday by the Burnett Inland Economic Development Organisation (BIEDO).

Strong Women Take The Lead

Strong Women Take The Lead

This year’s NAIDOC Week theme is “Because of her, we can …” so it was fitting that women featured strongly in Cherbourg Council’s annual NAIDOC Awards ceremony on Monday.

Barambah Pottery<br> Gets $59,000 Grant

Barambah Pottery
Gets $59,000 Grant

Cherbourg’s Historical Precinct committee has received a $59,000 grant from the Federal Government

Big Week Planned For NAIDOC

Big Week Planned For NAIDOC

NAIDOC Week is being celebrated around Australia from July 8-15, and a number of South Burnett towns have special events planned to mark the occasion

Honour Salutes A Lifetime Of Service

Honour Salutes A Lifetime Of Service

Wakka Wakka elder Eric Law was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in the recent Queen’s Birthday Honours List … not a bad effort for a youngster who started school in the 1950s at what was then known as the Cherbourg Mission School.

Fun Run Earns State Recognition

Fun Run Earns State Recognition

There’ll be a new award in The Ration Shed’s already-crowded trophy cabinet after chairperson Aunty Sandra Morgan returned from Cairns recently.

Awards Honour South Burnett Citizens

Awards Honour South Burnett Citizens

Three notable South Burnett residents received awards in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list announced on Monday.

Chris Sarra Appointed Director-General

Chris Sarra Appointed Director-General

Former Cherbourg State School principal – and founder of the Stronger Smarter Institute – Dr Chris Sarra has been appointed as Director-General of the Queensland Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships (DATSIP).

Running The Path To Reconciliation

Running The Path To Reconciliation

About 450 runners and walkers – old and young – travelled the “Reconciliation Road” between Murgon and Cherbourg on Sunday for the fifth annual Reconciliation Fun Run.

Firies Monitor Goomeri Blaze

Firies Monitor Goomeri Blaze

Firefighters have completed backburning operations at a grass fire burning near Goomeri.

Crime Petition ‘A Plea For Help’

Crime Petition ‘A Plea For Help’

A petition calling for something to be done to bring crime under control in the South Burnett has attracted almost 550 signatures in just one day.

Selfish Car Thieves Leave Sick Stranded

Selfish Car Thieves Leave Sick Stranded

Medical trips for seriously ill local residents have been thrown into disarray after selfish young car thieves stole and trashed four vehicles from Murgon’s Graham House on Saturday night.

Small Grants To Promote Reconciliation

Small Grants To Promote Reconciliation

Local organisations have received small grants from the State Government to help celebrate National Reconciliation Week.

Anzac Day Around Our Region

Anzac Day Around Our Region

While Wooroolin may have stolen some of the focus this year because of its celebrity visitors, Anzac Day was still marked with big crowds – and great solemnity – all throughout the region.

Lucky Escape For Firefighters

Lucky Escape For Firefighters

Cherbourg firefighters narrowly escaped injury when called to a car fire on Sunday night.

Reconciliation Grants Round Opens

Reconciliation Grants Round Opens

The State Government has announced a new $100,000 funding opportunity that will help more Queensland communities celebrate National Reconciliation Week (May 27 – June 3).

Hospitals Still Working To Close The Gap

Hospitals Still Working To Close The Gap

Darling Downs Hospital and Health Service Chief Executive Dr Peter Gillies reaffirmed the service’s commitment to improving Indigenous health at a Close the Gap Day event at Cherbourg Hospital on Thursday.

NAIDOC Grants Open

NAIDOC Grants Open

Applications have now opened for Federal Government funding to support 2018 NAIDOC Week celebrations.

Cherbourg Aims To Go One Better

Cherbourg Aims To Go One Better

The Grand Final of the South Burnett’s local senior cricket competition will be played on Saturday at Murgon State High School.

Cherbourg Gets $2.76m Grant

Cherbourg Gets $2.76m Grant

Cherbourg will receive $2.76 million to redesign its solid waste facility and upgrade its water system.

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