The 2019 South Burnett Relay for Life campaign has raised an “awesome” amount for the Cancer Council of Queensland … at least $111,000 and counting
The community leadership program which has been run for the past six years in the South Burnett has undergone a re-branding exercise.
South Burnett Regional Council has temporarily closed Boughyard Creek Bridge at Ironpot for safety reasons.
The Bureau of Meteorology is warning communities there is an increased risk of heatwaves and bushfires during the coming months
A thief who tried to beg a cigarette from 60yo Murgon man on Monday morning stole his car instead
The two main days of Yarraman’s annual town festival, the Colours of Yarraman, are on again this weekend.
Blackbutt police are urging rural residents to consider buying CCTV cameras to help protect their properties from thieves.
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a 17-year-old youth reported missing from Kingaroy.
Murgon apprentice Karl Berlin has been named as a finalist in the Motor Trades Association of Queensland Apprentice of the Year award.
A detector dog has been stationed at Darwin Airport to help screen international passengers and cargo in a bid to stop African swine fever from entering Australia.
A driver was taken to hospital after a single-vehicle crash just outside Kingaroy on Thursday evening.
The Maidenwell Community Group aims to “save a life” with its annual Maidenwell Post Rip weekend … and they did it again this year, handing over a cheque for $12,500 on Sunday to the LifeFlight Foundation.
Moreton Resources – the company which hopes to develop an open-cut coal mine on the outskirts of Kingaroy – has recorded a $26.47 million loss.
An artwork by St Mary’s Catholic College Year 12 student Shanyce Blackman will have pride of place on Friday at a special ceremony in Brisbane.
The female driver of a cattle truck escaped without injury when her semi-trailer rolled on the Burnett Highway, south of Goomeri, on Thursday morning.
Regional councils and businesses will have greater access to recycling thanks to a new $6 million State Government Regional Recycling Transport Assistance Package (RRTAP).
Stanwell Corporation is facing a potential PR problem at the end of this month when ownership of its low and no-emissions power stations is transferred to the new State Government-owned entity CleanCo.
Kingaroy residents turned out in force – well, at least 11 of them did – on Wednesday afternoon to take part in the South Burnett Regional Council’s “listening tour” meeting.
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has launched a new School Leavers Bursary to help support students in her electorate who are pursuing further study after Year 12.
The Burnett Catchment Care Association is asking local landholders to complete a short survey about information gaps in the Inland Burnett.
Round 1 of the South Burnett’s new-look senior cricket competition will get under way this Saturday
The award-winning Astill’s Electrical Services in Kingaroy Street will be hosting the next Kingaroy Chamber of Commerce and Industry meet’n’greet.
Enjoy pizza? Like dessert? Then the Kingaroy Local Chaplaincy Committee’s latest fundraiser could be your perfect night out.
The LNP is warning that Council elections across Queensland cost more if Labor doesn’t abandon its plan to introduce compulsory preferential voting in local government polls.