Blackbutt will be holding its annual Community Expo on Saturday, and there’ll be something new to try
Members of the Nanango Aeromodellers Club now have extra help to keep the grass at their airfield under control.
Swift action by rural and urban fire crews on Saturday stopped a grass fire at Kingsley Grove Winery near Kingaroy turning into a much more serious blaze.
Representatives from the Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Foundation came to Cherbourg recently to visit The Ration Shed and speak to Elders.
Recreational anglers only have eight days to have their say on proposed amendments to fishing laws.
The Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal has announced it has a pool of $100,000 available for projects that improve mental health in rural Australia.
A rugby league all-star who grew up in Blackbutt will be remembered on Friday (July 12) at the Roy Emerson Museum in Blackbutt.
Wondai’s 14th annual Reserve Forces Day commemoration was held on Sunday with guests again travelling again from across the State for a parade, wreath-laying ceremony and good fellowship.
Fire investigators are examining the cause of a blaze which badly damaged a house in Sorensen Street, Kingaroy, in the early hours of Monday morning.
A special ceremony will be held later this month to induct one of Cherbourg’s sporting greats, Jeffrey “Mitta” Dynevor, into the Queensland Boxing Hall of Fame.
Work to determine the true condition of Gympie Regional Council’s gravel road network began on Tuesday.
Fifteen of Australia’s best young speedway riders put their talents to the test at the fourth annual John Titman Golden Steel Shoe Challenge in Kingaroy at the weekend.
Fourteen people will face drug-driving charges after just a week of roadside tests in the Kingaroy area.
Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien and his chief of staff Simon Kelly were lucky to escape injury when their vehicle was rear-ended in a high-speed highway crash on Thursday morning.
Time is running out for South Burnett artists to book in for a digital workshop in Kingaroy which will lead to their artworks being projected on to the peanut silos in Haly Street.
Kingaroy Library will be hosting an extra special Story Time next Tuesday (July 2) at Kingaroy Town Hall.
AgForce has called for producer involvement in a review of the State Government’s new “blue dot” vegetation maps.
Kingaroy Speedway Club members are over the moon that their Kingaroy Showgrounds track has been recognised at national awards.
The turn-around time for plumbing work applications to the South Burnett Regional Council will be halved to 10 days from next month.
WIN Corporation announced on Wednesday it will close five regional newsrooms: in Orange, Dubbo, Albury, Wagga Wagga and Wide Bay.
Local artists had a smashing time at a mosaic workshop held in the old 1913 Council Chambers building in Kingaroy at the weekend.
The South Burnett’s unemployment rate has fallen to a six-year low of 7.8 per cent, according to the latest Small Area Labour Markets data released on Monday.
A new study of the media in regional Australia has found fewer local journalists available to report on councils means communities are less informed.
Tickets went on sale online on Friday for some of the main events planned for this year’s Kingaroy BaconFest.