As expected, Member for Maranoa David Littleproud has been given back his old job as Agriculture Minister in Thursday’s portfolio reshuffle by Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
Draft laws aimed at reducing red tape and business costs for co-operatives have been introduced in State Parliament.
Rainy weather may have slightly diluted crowd numbers at a Nanango fundraiser for bushfire victims on Wednesday night, but it didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of the hundreds who turned out to support it.
A rally was held outside the Electorate Office of Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington on Wednesday to press home the point that any incoming conservative government must listen to farmers and fishers.
Applications have opened for one of the South Burnett’s most sought after annual tertiary scholarships.
Hearing Australia is bringing its bright blue bus to Kingaroy this month to raise hearing health awareness in the local community.
Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington says the State Government has not completed its promised air-conditioning rollout before the first week of the school year, and local students were missing out.
Kingaroy State High School’s ag team had a strong presence at the annual Angus Youth Roundup over the school holidays, bringing several ribbons back home.
There’s a new face at Kingaroy Police Station … First Year Constable Tyler Henderson went out on his first job on Tuesday morning.
The many cultures that call the South Burnett home will be on show in April when the inaugural Festival Of Cultures is held in Kingaroy.
The Christmas and New Year crowds have all but disappeared at the South Burnett dams but the fishing has remained fantastic
The South Burnett is turning red this week for a very important cause … the health of our future generations.
Students at St Mary’s Catholic College in Kingaroy were excited to return to school this year and discover several primary and secondary classrooms have been air-conditioned.
The second – and final – round of the South Burnett Regional Council’s 2019-20 Community Grants Program opened this week.
More than 100 stamp enthusiasts converged on the Nanango State High School Hall on Saturday for the 28th annual Nanango Stamp Fair.
Community groups are being invited to apply for support from the latest round of grants under the Heritage Nanango Community Funding scheme
A meeting for pig producers has been scheduled to be held in Murgon later this month as part of a review of the Australian pork industry’s national quality assurance program.
A woman was taken to Kingaroy Hospital in a stable condition following a two-car collision in Duke Street, Kingaroy, on Tuesday afternoon.
Cattle producers rubbed shoulders with hobby farmers in Kingaroy on Saturday at a workshop targeting animal welfare issues during drought.
Ten South Burnett community groups who have been successful in the latest round of Gambling Community Benefit Fund grants.
The LNP is a “strong and united party”, Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington reaffirmed on Tuesday morning.
South Burnett Regional Council is changing the way it will receive rates payments in future.
Member for Maranoa David Littleproud has been elected to fill the vacant spot of Deputy Leader of the National Party during a much-anticipated party room meeting in Canberra on Tuesday morning.
A clinical safety trial has successfully tested a Hendra virus treatment on 40 human volunteers, according to Queensland Health.