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Mustangs To Host Family Day

Mustangs To Host Family Day

After last week’s complete washout, rugby league is back in action this weekend with a special all-day Family Fun Day on Saturday at Murgon Showgrounds.

Dinner Thanks DV Workers

Dinner Thanks DV Workers

Major events in the South Burnett this month are acknowledging Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month and its 2022 theme, “All Of Us, Together”.

Bumper Day At Nanango

Bumper Day At Nanango

UPDATE: Saturday’s race meeting has been abandoned due to the rain. Racing will now go ahead at Nanango on Sunday, May 29.

Where To Vote On Saturday

Where To Vote On Saturday

If you haven’t voted already – and we know many of you already have! – Saturday is the actual Election Day to decide Australia’s new Federal Parliament.

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.

E Coli Detected In Water

E Coli Detected In Water

A boil water alert has been issued for Cherbourg, with Council advising all residents on Friday morning they should boil tap water used for drinking until further notice.

BPAC To Work On Nature Refuges

BPAC To Work On Nature Refuges

The State Government has announced a partnership with the Bunya Peoples’ Aboriginal Corporation (BPAC) to protect almost 1000ha of native habitat in the South Burnett and surrounding areas.

Have You Booked Your Bus Seat?

Have You Booked Your Bus Seat?

Council is reminding South Burnett residents to book their buses for a free trip to Kingaroy to catch up with league great Johnathan Thurston in the Kingaroy Town Hall Forecourt next Tuesday.

Auditor-General Gives Councils A Tick

Auditor-General Gives Councils A Tick

Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council managed its finances extremely well in 2021, better than nearly all Indigenous councils and better than some local non-Indigenous councils.

Trailblazing Call Centre Opens

Trailblazing Call Centre Opens

Cherbourg’s trailblazing new community call centre was officially opened on Wednesday at a ceremony which attracted a mix of Council and State Government officials.

More Funds For Dumping Crackdown

More Funds For Dumping Crackdown

South Burnett Regional Council has been successful in applying for a Waste Compliance Officer under Round 2A of the Local Government Illegal Dumping Partnerships Program.