Community

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.

Cultural Centre Seeks Home

Cultural Centre Seeks Home

The location of a proposed Bunya Mountains Cultural Centre is still uncertain after two parcels of council land were rejected as unsuitable.

Harold Thanked For Museum Service

Harold Thanked For Museum Service

Long-serving Kingaroy Heritage Museum volunteer Harold Adlem was thanked by South Burnett Regional Council at the Council Chambers in a small ceremony last week.

Show Society Upgrades Pavilion

Show Society Upgrades Pavilion

Poultry breeders who compete at the Nanango Show and members of local bird breeding associations who meet at Nanango’s Showgrounds will be now able to take advantage of a greatly improved facility.

Students Explore Future Jobs

Students Explore Future Jobs

Year 10 students from Saint Mary’s Catholic College recently took part in work experience opportunities across the South Burnett.

Enchanted Evening Under Stars

Enchanted Evening Under Stars

The inaugural Bunya Mountains Dinner Under The Stars – organised as a fundraiser by the Bunya Mountains Community Association Inc – was a sellout on Saturday night.

Goomeri Honours Life Members

Goomeri Honours Life Members

A heavy rainstorm couldn’t stop the Goomeri & District Show Society from honouring five new Life Members in a special ceremony on Thursday night.

Students Take Bull By The Horns

Students Take Bull By The Horns

Year 9 and 10 STEM students at Saint Mary’s Catholic College in Kingaroy have been working on solutions for common problems faced by farmers.

David Wins Theatre Bursary

David Wins Theatre Bursary

A Year 12 student at Saint Mary’s Catholic College in Kingaroy will take the first steps to carving out a career on the stage after he graduates this year.

Ghouls Party In Good Spirits

Ghouls Party In Good Spirits

Ghouls, goblins, ghosts, zombies – and even a couple of dinosaurs – took to the streets on Sunday night for the now-traditional Halloween celebration in Little Drayton Street, Nanango.

Panthers Celebrate 40 Years

Panthers Celebrate 40 Years

Current and former players, sponsors, supporters and friends packed Taras Hall recently to celebrate the 40th birthday of Nanango’s soccer club.

Old Buggy Creates New Memories

Old Buggy Creates New Memories

A six-month restoration of a “doctor’s buggy” by the volunteers at the Murgon Men’s Shed has brought memories flooding back for a local farming family.