Community

Businesses Urged To Pork Up

Businesses Urged To Pork Up

The KCCI is encouraging businesses in the Kingaroy CBD to let their imaginations run wild and share in the spirit of BaconFest by entering a street window competition.

Heritage Nanango Digs Deep … Again

Heritage Nanango Digs Deep … Again

Representatives from 20 community groups went home smiling after the successful applicants for Heritage Nanango’s annual community grants program were announced on Wednesday

KCCI Helps Aspiring Nurse

KCCI Helps Aspiring Nurse

Former Kingaroy State High School student Georgia Kerr is now the proud owner of a new iPad to help in her tertiary studies, thanks to the KCCI.

Generosity Blooms After Floods

Generosity Blooms After Floods

Families affected by the floods in the Burnett earlier this year have been getting a helping hand thanks to BIEDO and two generous Kingaroy flower growers.

New Cabinet At Museum

New Cabinet At Museum

Kingaroy Heritage Museum has welcomed the arrival of a large display cabinet for its military display, which is being renovated.

Men’s Shed Hosts Business Night

Men’s Shed Hosts Business Night

The Murgon Business and Development Association’s inaugural meet’n’greet attracted a hardy crowd of local businesspeople to the Murgon Men’s Shed on a chilly Wednesday evening.

Medals Lunch Draws A Crowd

Medals Lunch Draws A Crowd

The COVID pandemic may have led to a long suspension for the South Burnett’s Order Of Australia lunches, but it didn’t spell the end of them.

Rowena Recognised At Awards

Rowena Recognised At Awards

The volunteer work undertaken by South Burnett Relay For Life organiser Rowena Dionysius has been recognised at this year’s Queensland Volunteering Awards.

Anniversary Committee Seeks Events

Anniversary Committee Seeks Events

A community committee which is organising celebrations for Nanango’s 175th anniversary wants to hear from anyone planning an event in the Nanango district during 2023.

Life-Saving Workshop On Bunyas

Life-Saving Workshop On Bunyas

The Bunya Mountains Community Association Inc (BMCAI) recently hosted a special workshop that just might save a life someday, thanks to a grant from the Ergon Community Fund.

Dinner Raises $8400

Dinner Raises $8400

The recent “Dinner Under The Stars”, hosted by the Kingaroy Men’s Shed, has raised an amazing $8400 for the RACQ LifeFlight Foundation.

Rotary Steps In To Help

Rotary Steps In To Help

South Burnett Care in Kingaroy now has a new multi-purpose home cinema system thanks to a $3000 donation from Rotary.

Big Weekend For Equitation Club

Big Weekend For Equitation Club

More than 70 horses and riders from all over South-East Queensland converged on Nanango’s Showgrounds recently for Queensland’s first official Australian National Working Equitation event of the year.