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Wanted: Potential Foster Parents

Wanted: Potential Foster Parents

South Burnett CTC’s Partners In Foster Care agency is looking for people willing to look after local children.

Eisteddfod Looking For Volunteers

The Kingaroy Eisteddfod is looking for three volunteers to take over important roles for next year’s event.

Drug Diversion Information

The Queensland Police’s Drug and Alcohol Unit has developed a drug diversion information brochure designed to provide information to the Indigenous community.

Hauritz Fails To Gain Contract

Wondai-born cricketer Nathan Hauritz has failed to gain a contract with Cricket Australia for next year.

Council’s Tracking Down Tractor Tales

Council’s Tracking Down Tractor Tales

Do you have a story about a Tractor? An anecdote, a short poem or a comic strip you’d like to draw?

Artists In Motion

Artists In Motion

Nimué Art is organising an art competition to run in conjunction with this year’s Motors In Motion Festival in Kingaroy

Pet Registration Fees To Rise 9pc

Pet Registration Fees To Rise 9pc

Pet owners will pay about 9 per cent more for dog and cat registrations when the South Burnett Regional Council introduces its new schedule of fees and charges on July 1.

Huston Nissan Goes Platinum

Huston Nissan Goes Platinum

The South Burnett has received a rare honour: it’s now home to one of the top Nissan dealerships in Australia

Winter Donations Warmly Received

Winter Donations Warmly Received

Students at St Mary’s Catholic College in Kingaroy have answered a call for “warm food for winter” by donating boxloads of foodstuffs this week to Centacare South Burnett.

Draft Report Identifies Future Gas Shortages

Draft Report Identifies Future Gas Shortages

If the domestic gas supply situation does not improve over the next 12 months, Queensland could run out of time to address shortages predicted to occur from 2015.

Council, CTC & Heritage Join
Together In Housing Project

South Burnett CTC has started work on developing plans for a new housing development at Nanango which will include one, possibly three, and eventually up to six two-bedroom duplexes.

Downsize And Save, Says RACQ

Downsize And Save, Says RACQ

The Suzuki Alto is the cheapest car to own and operate in Queensland, according to a survey released today by the RACQ.

Don’t Do As I Did … Go to School!

Don’t Do As I Did … Go to School!

Cherbourg parents Corey Sullivan and Sammy-Joe Barrett send their children to school every day because they realise what they missed out on when they were younger.

War Museum Searching For Memories

War Museum Searching For Memories

Can you help the volunteers at the Burnett War Memorial Museum? They’re looking for any photos of the South Burnett region taken during World War II, especially anything linked with the then-Kingaroy Airfield.

Blackbutt Range Opening Tomorrow

The D’Aguilar Highway through the Blackbutt Range will re-open to two lanes tomorrow.

Taabinga Students Learn To Bend It Like Bieber

Taabinga Students Learn To Bend It Like Bieber

Bend it like Bieber? Well, if the popularity of this morning’s Zova session at Taabinga State High School is any indication, this is the way children will be learning football skills in the future

Greens Applaud Chaplaincy Decision

The Greens have congratulated Toowoomba father Ron Williams for “successfully ending” the $222 million National School Chaplaincy Program with his High Court challenge.

MP Supports School’s Expansion Plan

MP Supports School’s Expansion Plan

Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has come out in support of St John’s Lutheran School’s plan to expand into Adermann Park.

Kingaroy Rotary Club<br> Honours Local Residents

Kingaroy Rotary Club
Honours Local Residents

Five new Paul Harris Fellows were presented with their awards at the Kingaroy Rotary Club’s changeover

Pest & Weed Day In Durong This Monday

A “Targeting Pests & Weeds” information day will be held at Durong Hall on the Durong-Mundubbera Road from 10:00am to3:00pm this Monday June 25.

Blackbutt Bank Team<br> Bloomin’ With Pride

Blackbutt Bank Team
Bloomin’ With Pride

Staff at the Blackbutt branch of the Bendigo Bank are feeling chuffed they’ve won a Local Business Award

St Mary’s Netballers<br> Head Off To Caloundra

St Mary’s Netballers
Head Off To Caloundra

St Mary’s Catholic College’s senior netball team will compete in the QISSN competition in Caloundra

Should Adermann Park Be Sold?

Should Adermann Park Be Sold?

The South Burnett Regional Council will gauge community feeling about selling 40 per cent of Kingaroy’s Sir Charles Adermann Park after an approach from St John’s Lutheran Primary School.

Newman Extends Recovery Grant Schemes

The Newman Government today announced a four-month extension to the closing date for recovery grants schemes introduced in response to the disasters of 2011 and 2012.