What's On In The South Burnett Today?

Can You Help Mundubbera?

Can You Help Mundubbera?

Kingaroy State High School P&C is looking for donations of cleaning products and clean linen to help the massive post-flood recovery in the North Burnett.

Mustangs Back In Competition

Mustangs Back In Competition

Col Pidgeon from the Murgon Mustangs confirmed today there will definitely be an A Grade Murgon side in this year’s South Burnett Rugby League competition.

Talk To Truss

Talk To Truss

Member for Wide Bay Warren Truss will be holding more of his regular “constituent interviews” in the South Burnett over the next few weeks.

Taromeo Cemetery Escapes Damage

Taromeo Cemetery Escapes Damage

The South Burnett Regional Council reports that the recently restored Taromeo Cemetery has stood tall and steady during the Australia Day weekend floods.

Soccer 7s – Round 2

Results from the second night of Summer 7s soccer:

Please Don’t Forget Us!

Please Don’t Forget Us!

The farmers around Byee and Silverleaf are hurting … their crops, and more importantly, their topsoil was washed away during the Australia Day weekend floods.

All-Indigenous Initiative Pays Off

All-Indigenous Initiative Pays Off

Indigenous people teaching indigenous culture and history to indigenous kids … makes sense, doesn’t it? No wonder the initiative has taken off at Cherbourg State School.

QDO Presses For South
Burnett To Join Category C

QDO Presses For South<br> Burnett To Join Category C

The Queensland Dairyfarmers Organisation (QDO) has welcomed news that the State and Federal Governments have escalated disaster relief arrangements for Gympie Shire, but says the South Burnett needs to be added to the list.

Facelift For A Grand Old Pub

Facelift For A Grand Old Pub

Wondai’s iconic “bottom” pub, the Wondai Hotel, is undergoing a major refurbishment which will see it emerge at Easter rechristened as the “Wondai Hotel and Cellars”.

Ferling Makes Impressive Debut

Ferling Makes Impressive Debut

Kingaroy cricketer Holly Ferling has made an impressive debut for Australia, taking two wickets against Pakistan at the ICC Women’s World Cup being played in India.

Ready To Lead

Ready To Lead

St Mary’s Catholic College officially kicked off its 2013 school year this morning with a special celebration to welcome the school’s new senior leaders.

A Long Way From Home

A Long Way From Home

It’s a long way to travel from New York to Kingaroy just to do your prac work, but that’s exactly what 12 student teachers currently in the South Burnett have done.

Kingaroy Forecasting Service Faces Axe

Kingaroy Forecasting Service Faces Axe

Member for Maranoa Bruce Scott is concerned the Federal Government will put lives at risk with its proposal to axe the Bureau of Meteorology Aerodrome Forecasting Service at Kingaroy.

Choppers Kept Busy

Choppers Kept Busy

The AGL Action Rescue Helicopter team was kept busy around Bundaberg and the North Burnett during last week’s flood emergency, but it still had time to make two emergency calls into the South Burnett to assist local residents who had become stranded.

Rain Brings Some Smiles

Rain Brings Some Smiles

There’s no doubt that last weekend’s rain caused millions of dollars damage, and brought pain and grief to many Queenslanders … but even the darkest clouds can have a silver lining.

Past, Present and Future

Past, Present and Future

Artist Jandamarra Cadd’s gran had an enormous influence on his life, and that’s why her image is featured at this month’s Wondai Art Gallery exhibition

Agforce Says Damage Is ‘Devastating’

Agforce Says Damage Is ‘Devastating’

AgForce General President Ian Burnett is saddened and concerned by the extent of damage to rural properties and communities across Queensland as a result of the 2013 flood event.

Can You Help?

As the scale of the flood devastation that hit Gayndah, Mundubbera and Eidsvold becomes even more apparent, a number of local groups have rallied to lend a hand.