Woolworths has invited South Burnett primary schools, childcare centres and kindies to apply for $1000 grants to encourage children to get involved in outdoor learning projects.
Small business owners in the South Burnett have been invited to take advantage of a visit to Kingaroy by representatives from the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training (DESBT).
South Burnett Regional Council has given development approval for a new childcare centre on the former Canowindra site in Kingaroy, despite concerns from some local residents about noise and parking.
Member for Maranoa David Littleproud says he would have “no worries whatsoever” living next to a nuclear reactor.
The Murgon Business and Development Association is planning to have a permanent presence in the Murgon CBD.
The Borumba Pumped Hydro project and its associated transmission lines “pose a threat to communities, private property, vulnerable and endangered species, natural habitat and vegetation” according to Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien.
Stage 2 of the Wambo Wind Farm – located south-west of Kingaroy – was announced this week, doubling the size of the project to 83 wind turbines.
The toxicity of social media meant many good people in Queensland’s 77 councils will not be recontesting their positions at the upcoming March 16 elections, a candidates’ forum held in Kingaroy heard on Monday night.
Trade waste dumped illegally into Kingaroy’s sewerage system has been blamed for South Burnett Regional Council being issued with an Environmental Protection Order.
A new service designed to help South Burnett students find their first job is about to be launched online.
South Burnett Regional Council CEO Mark Pitt PSM addressed a State Government committee this week discussing proposed amendments to legislation which could affect the rates paid by resources companies.
South Burnett Care hosted the Kingaroy Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s first meet’n’greet for 2024 on Tuesday night.
All four South Burnett mayoral candidates were in action together for the first time at the Murgon Business and Development Association’s (MBDA) meet’n’greet on Wednesday night.
Kumbia’s monthly markets will take on a new format this year after more than a decade of operation.
SunPork Group has renewed its partnership with Kingaroy BaconFest in a new multi-year sponsorship deal.
Barambah Bush Caravan Park will be hosting the next meet’n’greet organised by the Murgon Business & Development Association.
Rural businesses in the primary production sector have been invited to submit an expression of interest for project funding under the State Government’s $3.3 million Rural Economic Development Grants scheme.
Eligible South Burnett businesses have been invited to make use of a “Business Disaster Preparedness Program” jointly funded by the State and Federal governments.
Applications will open next month for Round 1 of Wambo Wind Farm’s 2024 Community Benefit Fund.
Entries are now open for the second annual South Burnett Training Awards, hosted by the Rotary Satellite Club of Kingaroy (Sunrise).