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Cancellation Of Blasting

The Department of Transport and Main Roads has advised that the blasting previously scheduled for tomorrow (July 19) on the Blackbutt Range has been cancelled.

Taromeo CMC Celebrates 20 Years

Taromeo CMC Celebrates 20 Years

More than 100 past and present members and supporters of the Taromeo Country Music Club gathered at the Blackbutt Community Hall on Sunday to celebrate the club’s 20th birthday.

Funding For Regional Events Closing Soon

Festival and event organisers have until 5:00pm on August 3 to be eligible to apply for funding under Round 23 of the Events Queensland Regional Development Program.

Young Riders To Compete In Kingaroy

Students from a number of local schools will be competing in the South Burnett Equestrian Challenge which will be held at the Kingaroy Showgrounds on Thursday (July 19).

Camel Visitors Trek From Afar

Camel Visitors Trek From Afar

Queensland’s first ever Camel Field Day is being hailed a huge success by organisers after about 400 ┬ápeople turned up to enjoy the event held at Bindanoon camel farm at Blackbutt on Saturday.

Holly’s Off To Sri Lanka

Kingaroy Services’ fast bowler Holly Ferling, 16, has been invited to join a training camp in Sri Lanka with the Australia’s national women’s cricket team, the Southern Stars.

Greens Accuse LNP Of
Attack On School Science

The Queensland Greens have urged LNP politicians to “keep their hands off” the school curriculum and leave it to the education experts.

Woman In Two Major Crashes

Woman In Two Major Crashes

A woman involved in a fatal car accident in Booie on June 18 is believed to have been injured again in Saturday night’s head-on crash just outside Kingaroy.

Community Kitchen To Be Launched This Week

Community Kitchen To Be Launched This Week

Kingaroy is to be the latest South Burnett town to launch a Community Kitchen … Proston and Nanango have one, Graham House at Murgon has one, and Wondai will soon have one.

GRDC Joins Year Of The Farmer Campaign

GRDC Joins Year Of The Farmer Campaign

The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) and Australian Year of Farmer have entered into a partnership to help promote farm awareness in the general community.

Road Works: Is Your Road On The List?

Road Works: Is Your Road On The List?

The South Burnett Regional Council will spend more than 58 per cent of its 2012-13 Budget repairing and upgrading the region’s roads, water supply and waste water infrastructure.

Two Hurt In MX Falls

Two motocross riders, injured in separate accidents, were airlifted from the Manar Park motocross track near Proston this morning.

Nanango Thumps Wests In The Wet

Nanango Thumps Wests In The Wet

The Nanango v Wests soccer matches in Nanango went ahead on Saturday afternoon amid a raft of cancellations

Thrashers Notch Up First Victory

Thrashers Notch Up First Victory

The South Burnett Thrashers overpowered their much more fancied opposition to record their first win of the season in Kingaroy on Saturday and keep union fans happy on a weekend when little football was played in the region because of the weather.

SBRC Meeting On Wednesday

The South Burnett Regional Council will be holding its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, July 18.

Five In Head-On Crash

Five people have been taken to Kingaroy Hospital after a head-on smash this evening on Kingaroy-Barkers Creek Road.

Local Talent On Display

Local Talent On Display

A large crowd turned out for the official opening of the latest exhibition at the Wondai Art Gallery

Riders Test Their Skills At Yeppoon

Riders Test Their Skills At Yeppoon

A team of eight riders from pony clubs across the South Burnett travelled to Yeppoon last week for the Pony Club Association of Queensland Combined Training and Horse Trials Championships.

Wanted: UGLY Bartenders

Wanted: UGLY Bartenders

The Leukaemia Foundation of Queensland is looking for big-hearted bartenders in the South Burnett

FIFO Role To Link Job Seekers With Mines

Regional Development Australia Wide Bay Burnett has announced that a Fly-In Fly-Out co-ordinator will be appointed to link job seekers in the local region with the mining industry.

More Weekend Sport Cancellations …

More Weekend Sport Cancellations …

All junior and senior rugby league games scheduled to be played in the South Burnett tomorrow have been cancelled due to the rain.

Police Urge Businesses To Use CCTV

Police Urge Businesses To Use CCTV

Kingaroy police have begun a program to alert local businesses to the benefits of using closed circuit TVs (CCTV) correctly to enhance their security.

Volunteer Workshop At Cherbourg

A not-for-profit group which works with indigenous communities on shared projects is looking for local volunteers to work at Cherbourg.

Junior Soccer Round 9 Cancelled

All junior soccer matches scheduled to be played in the South Burnett tomorrow have been cancelled due to the wet weather.