Blackbutt digital artist Sam Blanch’s winning design will feature on this year Blackbutt Avocado Festival poster.
Durong grazier Georgie Somerset is on the ABC Board, is the General President of AgForce … and is now also a Member of the Order of Australia.
Australia Day has become a day to remember what unites us and what divides us … but it is also a day to salute all the people in our communities that go above and beyond any divisions.
A $14 million Phase 2 Community Recovery Package has been announced to help communities in the local government areas hit by the Southern Queensland Bushfires (Sept 6-12) and the Eastern Queensland Bushfires (Nov 8-Dec 19).
An official E-Petition has been lodged with the State Government in support of Maleny Dairies.
There’s probably nothing more Australian than enjoying a long weekend … and we’re all getting an extra one this year because January 26 falls on Sunday, pushing the Australia Day public holiday to Monday
Are you a clinician providing support services in the South Burnett?
The State Government is encouraging visitors to take a look at $600,000 worth of Works For Queensland upgrades completed recently at the Bunya Mountains.
Somerset Regional Council is pleading not to be left high and dry following the Federal Government’s announcement it was supporting communities affected by bushfire.
The Opposition has accused Sunwater of “squeezing farmers dry” after it reported a massive revenue jump
Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run that occurred on the New England Highway on Thursday evening.
The $2.37 million spent on refurbishing the Nanango Customer Service Centre and Library will have no impact on rates, South Burnett Mayor Keith Campbell said on Thursday.
Cherbourg Council has set its goals for the next five years in its new Corporate Plan, passed at its January meeting.
Families doing it tough in the South Burnett will be a little bit better off thanks to the generosity of a local motor vehicle dealer.
Queensland Dairyfarmers Organisation president – and Coolabunia dairy farmer – Brian Tessmann has weighed into the debate over the Metro North Hospital dairy contract, highlighting “pointless xenophobia”.
Heading out to do some fishing over the long weekend? Then don’t use your supermarket prawns as bait!
The next King of Kingaroy will be known after Sunday night’s speedway racing at Kingaroy Showgrounds
Police have charged a 60-year-old woman with multiple drug offences following a police operation in Blackbutt.
Murgon police are setting up a database of private CCTV cameras throughout the local area.
Cherbourg Wellbeing is one of of four groups in the Wide Bay electorate which will receive funding under a Federal Government program aimed at helping businesses transition to the NDIS.
Graham House in Murgon will be hosting a DrugARM family and community expo on February 5 designed to provide information to people who are supporting others with drug or alcohol problems.
It is “highly unlikely” the beleaguered Goomeri Pool – currently closed – will reopen before September.
The Visit South Burnett Local Tourism Organisation will launch a membership drive over the coming four weeks as part of its plan to reinvigorate local tourism
Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has rejected claims she wants to take away business from South Burnett dairy farmers with her campaign to support Maleny Dairies.