Community

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.

Auction Helps McGrath Nurse

Auction Helps McGrath Nurse

A Saturday morning cent auction to raise funds for the McGrath Foundation has proven that Nanango’s community spirit is still strong.

Nanango Kindy Says Thank You

Nanango Kindy Says Thank You

Nanango & District C&K Kindergarten’s historic home is marking its 111th birthday this year but time definitely has not stood still inside the building.

Grant Applications Close Soon

Grant Applications Close Soon

Community groups are being reminded that applications under the latest round of grants from the Heritage Nanango Community Funding scheme close soon.

Grants Help COVID Recovery

Grants Help COVID Recovery

The Foundation For Regional and Rural Renewal (FRRR) is inviting applications for the next round of its Rebuilding Regional Communities Program.

Platform Opens For Community

Platform Opens For Community

Flooded roads may have limited the number of people attending the opening of Proston’s new sound shell, but the wet weather didn’t dampen their enthusiasm.

Apply Now For Heritage Grants

Apply Now For Heritage Grants

Community groups and events are being invited to apply for support from the latest round of grants from the Heritage Nanango Community Funding scheme.

Special Thank You To Rotary

Special Thank You To Rotary

Kingaroy State School students recently attended a Kingaroy Rotary Club meeting to say a special “thank you” to members.

Juniors Have A Blast at Gabba

Juniors Have A Blast at Gabba

South Burnett youngsters who took part in the Master Blasters junior cricket program had the opportunity recently to experience cricket at the top level.

Ralph Hands Over The Reins

Ralph Hands Over The Reins

Kingaroy Visitor Information Centre volunteer Ralph Argue has spread the word about the South Burnett to visitors for the past 15 years.