Police are reminding residents to lock their houses after thieves made five “sneak breaks” in the Goomeri area over the past fortnight.
At 3:27pm on Thursday, the Bureau of Meteorology issued a TORNADO WARNING for north-west of Kilkivan:
A woman was transported to Kingaroy Hospital with minor injuries after a single-vehicle crash on the Burnett Highway near Goomeri on Tuesday afternoon.
The Goomeri Pumpkin Festival could take control of Goomeri’s historic railway station building if Gympie Regional Council gives the proposal a go-ahead.
The South Burnett Regional Council’s support for the Goomeri Pumpkin Festival – an event held in neighbouring Gympie Council’s region – sparked angry exchanges at Wednesday’s council meeting in Kingaroy.
Goomeri-based James Giles Plumbing has taken out a major award at this year’s Queensland Plumbing and Gas Industry Awards in Brisbane, the fourth success in a row for the company
Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington says the announcement on Thursday of a three-month Nurse Navigator trial for Kilkivan and Goomeri was a good start.
It was a big night for the Nanango Show Society on Saturday … not only did they host the annual dinner for South Burnett show societies, but their entrants were also selected to represent the region at this year’s Brisbane Ekka.
MP Deb Frecklington says she’s cautiously optimistic about better health services for Kilkivan and Goomeri
Three notable South Burnett residents received awards in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list announced on Monday.
With an estimated 17,000 people at your festival, it’s no wonder things can get a little bit squashed …
Gympie Regional Council has confirmed that semi-trailers and B-Doubles are allowed to park overnight on a bitumened area opposite the showgrounds in Moore Street, Goomeri.
Firefighters have completed backburning operations at a grass fire burning near Goomeri.
Fire crews were called to a grass fire burning near Goomeri on Wednesday afternoon.
The South Burnett Cowhorse Competition for schools roared back into life last Friday at the Nanango Showgrounds.
Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington is pressing for the appointment of a Community Health Nurse for Kilkivan and Goomeri, but says the State Government isn’t listening.
The South Burnett Regional Council has given the Goomeri Pumpkin Festival a $6000 subsidy to attend an event marketing course run by Toowoomba consultants.
Goomeri resident Ashley Knight will be flying to the United States on Tuesday (April 17) to fulfil a life-long dream.
The Goomeri Show was big on family entertainment this year, with fireworks and a movie scheduled on Saturday night to entertain the younger patrons.
Murgon Leather is set to receive a half a million dollar expansion, thanks to assistance from the Federal Government.
A trial of new opening hours at Goomeri Library began on Monday (March 5).
Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington will be visiting Murgon, Goomeri and Kilkivan on Thursday (February 8) and she is encouraging local residents to come along and have a chat.
A crowd of almost 250 people turned out at Goomeri Cemetery on Monday morning to bid farewell to one of the South Burnett’s longest-serving former Mayors.
Federal Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien will be bringing his mobile office to the South Burnett at the end of the month for another round of interviews with local residents.