What's On In The South Burnett Today?

Upgrade For Airport

Upgrade For Airport

Runway lighting at Wondai Aerodrome will be upgraded as part of the South Burnett Regional Council’s Works For Queensland COVID round funding.

SBRL Confirms Season Over

SBRL Confirms Season Over

The South Burnett Rugby League is exploring options for the rest of the year, but the official 2020 season is definitely over.

Council Wants You!

Council Wants You!

South Burnett Regional Council has put a call out for volunteers to help at the region’s Visitor Information Centres.

Dams To Reopen For Campers

Dams To Reopen For Campers

Boondooma and Bjelke-Petersen dams will reopen for overnight guests from August 1, just in time for the South Burnett Regional Council-sponsored Festival of the Dams. 

Woman Killed In Crash

Woman Killed In Crash

A 51-year-old Nanango woman has died and a second driver injured in a head-on collision on the D’Aguilar Highway at Barkers Creek Flat on Friday morning.

Visitors Can’t Refuse COVID Tests

Visitors Can’t Refuse COVID Tests

Queensland is introducing tough new requirements for interstate travellers who develop COVID-19 symptoms while in the State, forcing them to be tested or face a $4004 fine.

Risky Imports Flood In Mail

Risky Imports Flood In Mail

Protecting Australia’s “clean and green” image is becoming tougher with more and more people attempting to smuggle in risky items.

MX Stars Heading To Kingaroy

MX Stars Heading To Kingaroy

Some of the nation’s elite motocross riders will be coming to Kingaroy on July 18-19 to compete in Round 2 of the Sunshine State MX series at the SBJMX Club track.

W4Q Boost For Goomeri

W4Q Boost For Goomeri

Goomeri and Kilkivan could prove to be the big winners from the State Government’s latest Works For Queensland council grants round.

Key Projects Identified

Key Projects Identified

A proposal to construct a water recycling plant at Swickers’ pig abattoir in Kingaroy is the key new item on a proposed shortlist of possible future South Burnett water projects.

Boy Arrested Over Fire

Boy Arrested Over Fire

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested after police spotted a small fire in a Murgon toilet block on Saturday evening.

Probation For Assault

Probation For Assault

An 18-year-old man has been placed on probation for 18 months after an incident in Cherbourg last Friday during which a woman was seriously assaulted.

DAF Issues Tick Warning

DAF Issues Tick Warning

Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries has warned that a serious dog disease, ehrlichiosis, has recently been found in dogs in north Western Australia and the Northern Territory.

PCYC Gym To Reopen

PCYC Gym To Reopen

The gym at the South Burnett PCYC in Murgon will re-open next Monday, July 13, in a further return to normal life.

Elite Riders Heading To Wondai

Elite Riders Heading To Wondai

Mountain bike racing will be returning to the South Burnett next month with Wondai hosting Round 1 of the South-East Queensland Mountain Bike Series.

Virtual Ceremony Honours Neil

Virtual Ceremony Honours Neil

Kingaroy businessman Neil Black has been officially sworn in as Governor of Rotary District 9600 but – like many events these days – the ceremony had a COVID-19 twist.

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