The drought hasn’t dried up enthusiasm for the Wondai Regional Art Gallery’s annual Garden Expo Art competition.
The Quota Club of Kingaroy held its annual changeover dinner on Friday evening
Maidenwell Hotel’s new chef Dallas Tacey has practised his art all over Australia, in Europe, in America and in Thailand; his dream was to open a “Modern Australian Fusion” restaurant in Denmark. But then he met a woman …
The TV ads made by Cherbourg and South Burnett children to encourage parents to send them to school every day has won high praise from around the country.
The State Government is urging landholders to reduce the risk of bushfires by taking part in “Operation Cool Burn”
Federal Member for Wide Bay and Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss said today NBN Co will invest more than $34 million to upgrade its Interim Satellite Service and extend commercial satellite services to rural areas.
Murgon businessman Leo Geraghty was presented with the Paul Harris Fellow award this week
Kingaroy State High School students – and teachers – have no excuse not to keep fit with the official opening of new fitness equipment in the school grounds on Thursday.
The Million Paws Walk – RSPCA Qld’s largest fundraising event – will be bigger than ever in 2014
Kingaroy State High School student Kate McCormack represented the Kingaroy Lions Club and the local region at the District Finals of the Lions Youth of the Year competition held in Gladstone on March 29.
South Burnett landholders are being urged to keep an eye out for parthenium, especially along river banks and on flood plains, after seed was potentially spread during last year’s floods.
A woman whose car ran off the road at Memerambi on March 1 was fined $600 in Kingaroy Magistrates Court this morning after she pleaded guilty to driving without due care and attention.
Police will charge a 33-year-old Spring Hill man with a number of drug offences following a raid by Kingaroy detectives on a property at Parsons Road, Nanango, at 11:40am today.
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has stressed no decision has been made yet by the State Government to build any or all of the proposed dams announced yesterday by Premier Campbell Newman.
A second group of Federal Government-funded trainees are at the midway point of their eight-week training at Growing The Burnett’s Red Earth Meadows farm at Memerambi.
The South Burnett Regional Council’s $200-per-property Road Levy will stay in place for another year.
South Burnett Regional Council plans to survey ratepayers about scrapping quarterly rates notices in favour of half-yearly bills, and introducing new methods to make payments easier.
The Wondai Chamber Of Commerce will be holding a public meeting later this month in an effort to find a new direction for the group.
The rain has come too late to save most of the peanut crops planted around the South Burnett, and in some cases has frustrated farmers’ ambitions to bale their crops for hay.
After last weekend’s washout, the South Burnett Saints Australian Rules team will now be playing their first game of the 2014 season on Sunday (April 6) at Kratzke Oval at Highfields.