If you’ve got some spare time (!), how about checking out the winners of council’s Xmas competition
With Christmas and summer holidays approaching, the Darling Downs Hospital and Health Service has provided some helpful tips for enjoying the festive season, and staying healthy.
Who says young people don’t come back after they head off to uni? Megan Weller, from Wooroolin, graduated from the University of Queensland last Wednesday as a Bachelor of Veterinary Science, and started work in Kingaroy on Monday.
The Nanango Race Club has thanked the Bendigo Bank, which has sponsored a new TV set for the club.
Queensland Hospital and Health Boards have written to Prime Minister Julia Gillard to warn against the negative impact of Commonwealth funding cuts – including a threat to Hospital Emergency Department performance.
A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued at 1:38pm for the Wide Bay and Burnett.
Eight fire crews were called to a grass fire in the Ironpot area which erupted in the early hours of this morning.
Charges against a Tewantin man over fires in the Durong area have been adjourned again in Murgon Magistrates’ Court.
Former Chief Veterinary Officer Ron Glanville has been appointed an Industry Liaison Officer by Biosecurity Queensland as part of the fight against Bovine Johne’s disease (BJD).
South Burnett residents should receive an early Christmas delivery with two lanes on the Blackbutt Range due to re-open by the end of the week.
Fourteen unemployed South Burnett residents graduated from a special training program on Friday designed to give them an opportunity to find work in the lucrative resources sector.
A severe thunderstorm warning was issued this evening for damaging wind, heavy rainfall and large hailstones for people in the Cherbourg Shire and parts of the Gympie, Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast, Somerset and South Burnett council areas.
Bushwalking inspires watercolourist Jillian Crick, the latest Artist In Focus at the Bunya Forest Gallery
The South Burnett Regional Council will be turning off the water supply in parts of Kingaroy tomorrow (December 18) to connect a new water main.
South Burnett Regional Council has imposed temporary emergency water restrictions for the Proston town area.
Most companies and organisations are holding Christmas break-ups at this time of the year but probably most didn’t go to the trouble that South Burnett CTC did on Friday.
The inaugural Kingaroy Futsal Cup, played at the Kingaroy High School Sports Auditorium on Saturday, attracted teams from Bundaberg, Hervey Bay and Maryborough as well as from all over the South Burnett.
Nimue Gallery’s planning changes but visitors will have to wait to find out what they are
South Burnett has taken revenge for its grand final loss last season, knocking last year’s Goodchild Shield winners Gympie out of the competition with a comprehensive 190-run victory at Lyle Vidler Oval in Kingaroy this afternoon.
Lachlan Onley edged out Wayne Randall by centimetres to win an action-packed Round 3 of the National Super Sedan Series at Kingaroy [Photo: Ash Media]
Christmas is a time for giving and in Murgon, this also means giving back … the town’s popular annual Christmas Fair is designed to be a giant “thank you” to local residents from local businesses.
The Kingaroy and Murgon Quota clubs presented the AGL Action Rescue Helicopter Service with cheques totalling $2150 today.
The State Government today launched a new website which lists data from every government department.
With Christmas and summer holidays approaching, Monash University researchers are calling for people in regional and rural areas to think carefully about the potential dangers of quad-bikes.