There’s country hospitality, and then there’s beyond-the-call-of-duty country hospitality …
The floods have had a positive result for at least one local South Burnett-based service.
So you think you could never draw? Well Jumping Ant Arts is keen to prove otherwise.
A 46-year-old Brooklands man convicted on a child sex charge will serve three months in jail after he was sentenced in the District Court in Kingaroy on Thursday.
The mobile breastscreening van at Kingaroy Hospital is definitely up and running, despite all the recent rain.
Sunshine Coast artist Jandamarra Cadd is bringing his travelling exhibition “Past. Present. Future” to the Wondai Regional Art Gallery in February.
The South Burnett Youth Choir is hosting six free open rehearsals in February for children interested in becoming singers.
No special permits will be required to clean up flooded waterways, the State Government assured landholders today.
Wondai Proston Junior Rugby League Football Club will be conducting its Junior and Senior Sign On Day on February 9.
There’s been a number of recent changes to the South Burnett’s event program:
Deputy Police Commissioner Brett Pointing will be appointed to lead the disaster recovery efforts and the rebuilding of Queensland in the wake of this week’s devastating floods.
All South Burnett schools will be open for normal classes on Thursday, January 31.
Federal Member for Maranoa Bruce Scott today called on the Federal Government not to allow vulnerable people affected by floodwaters in the electorate to “slip through the cracks”.
Relieved Yarraman residents say the town has been spared a repeat of the damage suffered in the 2011 floods.
Long-serving Nanango Hospital Medical Superintendent Dr John Robinson has been recognised at a special ceremony
A driver was lucky to escape injury when their car skidded off the D’Aguilar Highway on the outskirts of Kingaroy on Saturday night.
The following schools will remain closed tomorrow (Wednesday):
Many residents in the Booubyjan district are still flood-bound after the weekend downpour.
The State Government has made Emergency Assistance Grants available for residents living in 21 shires affected by flooding caused by ex-tropical cyclone Oswald.
The Boots’n Bulldust crew from Nanango are looking for volunteers to join their “Mud Army”.
Education Minister John-Paul Langbroek has confirmed the majority of Queensland State Schools will re-open tomorrow … but there’s nine schools in the South Burnett that will stay closed.
The Boondooma Dam Fish Stocking and Management Association announced today they’ll be postponing this year’s Boondooma Dam Yellowbelly Fishing Competition, which was due to be held on February 9 and 10.
An elderly driver was injured – and fined $660 – when he drove past Road Closed signs
Premier Campbell Newman has launched the Queensland Flood Appeal 2013, a State Government/Red Cross partnership to help Queenslanders impacted by recent floods and storms.