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Koala Takes It To The Streets

Koala Takes It To The Streets

Aussies overseas are often asked if kangaroos really hop down our streets … but in Kingaroy you can forget about the ‘roos.

Olympic Dreams Coming True

Olympic Dreams Coming True

Dreams do come true. Just ask Kingaroy’s own Taliqua Clancy who will join her on-court partner and mentor, Olympics veteran Louise Bawden, at her first Games in Rio on Sunday.

Nannas Knit Against Mine

Nannas Knit Against Mine

A growing number of local “nannas” are angry and they’re not going to take it anymore!

Snake Catcher Shows A Soft Side

Snake Catcher Shows A Soft Side

He’s used to wrangling venomous reptiles, but snake catcher Christian Andersen has just performed one of the most memorable captures of his career.

Why We Need Our Private Hospital

Why We Need Our Private Hospital

Bronwyn Marquardt’s personal story about being a South Burnett Private Hospital patient

South Burnett Hits The Streets

South Burnett Hits The Streets

Create it, and they will come … that was the message from celebrity chef and passionate country produce promoter Miguel Maestre as he helped the South Burnett take over the city on the weekend at Brisbane’s trendy Eat Street Markets.

Memories Flock Back Of Pies Past

Memories Flock Back Of Pies Past

When I was a child, one of my favourite treats was a visit to Kefford’s Bakery. This magical little store in Kingaroy sold the most mouth-watering pies. On a Saturday morning, people would queue patiently to get one.

Students Wax For A Cure

Students Wax For A Cure

When it came to The World’s Greatest Shave, four Kingaroy boys decided shaving their heads wasn’t going far enough.

A Music Lesson From Leipzig

A Music Lesson From Leipzig

A Kingaroy High School student received the music lesson of a lifetime recently

Thief Steals Little Jorja’s Garden

Thief Steals Little Jorja’s Garden

Forget about green thumbs. It seems a would-be gardening enthusiast may have light fingers

Local Singles Mingle On Facebook

Local Singles Mingle On Facebook

Kingaroy is facing a singles drought but social media may help lonely hearts unite

New Captains Sworn In

New Captains Sworn In

Kingaroy State School Year 6 and 7 students were sworn in as senior school leaders this week.

Kaye Carves Out A Pathway To Hope

Kaye Carves Out A Pathway To Hope

Kaye’s eyes mist over as she recalls the years where she was tortured by undiagnosed mental illness

Rowena Relays To Share Hope

Rowena Relays To Share Hope

As she recovered from cancer surgery, Rowena Dionysius could have been forgiven for feeling sorry for herself.