The annual Wondai Street Sprints have joined the growing list of local events cancelled in 2020
Residents have been invited to attend the official opening of the refurbished Nanango Library and Council building on Thursday (January 23).
Guests at this year’s Proston Christmas Carnival braved hot weather for a relaxed evening of fun at Railway Park last Saturday night.
South Burnett police chaplain Rev Dr David Ferguson was farewelled at a barbecue lunch held at Kingaroy Police Station on Friday.
The South Burnett Regional Council is moving its staff out of the region’s Visitor Information Centres (VICs) “to enable higher productivity”.
The local fire ban for the South Burnett and Cherbourg council areas has been extended again
The annual “Basket Of Hope” Christmas toy run by local bikers delivered a mini-mountain of gifts to the Salvation Army in Kingaroy on Saturday morning.
The long-awaited Dairy Code Of Conduct, which aims to build a better relationship between dairy farmers and milk processors, was officially launched on Friday morning.
A complaint from a resident who had to pay $1890 to recover six impounded cattle may lead to a cheaper option next year.
The last speedway meeting for 2019 will blast off at 4:30pm on Saturday at Kingaroy Showgrounds.
Almost 68 per cent of Queensland is now officially in drought, with Gympie Regional Council added to the drought-declared list.
A special presentation was made to a special member at the Nanango Lions Club’s “Den” in George Street on Monday night.
A 31-year-old man has been flown to hospital in a critical condition after a head-on collision on Kingaroy-Burrandowan Road at Chahpingah on Sunday afternoon.
A special presentation was made to a local resident at the Murgon RSL Sub-Branch Citizens Auxiliary’s community Christmas lunch on Thursday.
The local fire ban in place in the South Burnett Regional Council area has been extended again.
Kingaroy police have two more community outreach events happening next week … another of their popular “Coffee With a Cop” sessions and a free “Under The Bonnet” workshop.
Nanango’s “little cathedral in the bush” is welcoming back home soprano Calista Walters this Christmas for a special performance of carols on Saturday, December 14.
A well-loved Kingaroy business which has been trading for almost 40 years will be closing its doors on Christmas Eve, unless a last-minute buyer steps forward.
The much-discussed Inland Rail project – linking Melbourne to Brisbane – took a major step forward on Friday with the signing of an agreement between the Federal and Queensland governments.
LNP Senator Susan McDonald has urged Coles and Woolworths – and the milk processing companies that supply them – to explain publicly why Queensland farmers are paid less for their milk than it costs to produce.
Union members have voted to lift work bans in place in 196 Catholic schools across Queensland – including two in the South Burnett.
The Kingaroy Chamber Of Commerce and Industry will have four new faces on its executive in 2020.
The State Government announced on Monday it will fast track its school air-conditioning program with work beginning on more schools over the summer school holidays.
Two councils announced their 2020 holidays this week, and the SBRC its Christmas closure times.