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.
A Goomeri resident received a surprise phone call from police this week when they rang to say his vehicle had been stolen and found in a ditch.
Goomeri Show Society has received a $16,362 grant to upgrade Goomeri Showgrounds’ kitchen and bar
A truck driver was taken to hospital with minor injuries after a cattle truck overturned on the Burnett Highway north of Goomeri just before noon on Sunday.
Residents from the former Kilkivan Shire have contributed to a special history of Gympie which will be officially launched next week.
Deputy Premier Jackie Trad made a quick visit to Gympie on Wednesday to announce more than $6 million worth of “Works for Queensland” projects in the region.
Member for Gympie Tony Perrett says his electorate has not received one new funding project in the State Budget.
Once a year, Goomeri goes pumpkin crazy: the streets are filled with decorated pumpkins, pumpkin hats, pumpkin costumes, pumpkin sports … but, most importantly, pumpkin rolling.
A woman has been flown to Royal Brisbane Hospital with suspected spinal and chest injuries after two vehicles collided on the Burnett Highway north of Nanango on Monday morning
The week leading up to the Goomeri Show was great for local farmers – rain almost every day! – but was less helpful to show organisers.
This weekend’s Goomeri Show promises two days full of family fun, providing the rain stays away.
A man suffered only minor injuries in a single-vehicle crash on the Burnett Highway near Goomeri on Sunday.
A wild storm brought the Goomeri Christmas Carnival to an early end on Saturday night, but not before Santa fulfilled his annual commitments at the event
The Federal Government’s Mobile Service Centre “Desert Rose’” is coming to Goomeri.
The Goomeri Showgrounds will be packed with horses and riders this weekend.