The South Burnett Regional Council will apply for State Government assistance to carry out $2.483 million of upgrades to the Yallakool Tourist Park and Gordonbrook water treatment plant.
The South Burnett Regional Council advised today that Gordonbrook Dam has been temporarily closed again due to high levels of blue-green algae.
Spin bowler Freddy Davies will captain the South Burnett’s representative XI in their opening Goodchild Shield cricket match against Fraser Coast on Sunday.
South Burnett Mayor Wayne Kratzmann confirmed today that he would be meeting with representatives of South Burnett CTC and the current Emergency Services cadet unit soon to work out how the unit can continue to function.
The Department of Natural Resources and Mines has asked South Burnett Regional Council to prepare a land management plan before a decision is made whether a portion of Adermann Park in Kingaroy is sold.
The final term of the 2012 school year starts on Monday, October 8.
The new South Burnett On Show October long weekend festival looks set to be repeated after a successful debut last weekend.
The BP Dam Family Fishing Classic has made a welcome return after an absence of six years, attracting 220 entries and a full house at Yallakool Tourist Park.
The annual Nanango Heritage Race Day will be held at Lee Park in Racecourse Road, Nanango, on Saturday.
Coal wasn’t the only thing that was dug up at Meandu Mine this week … it seems a very rare “Reading Bug Egg” was also uncovered.
South Burnett residents will be happy to hear that the work to rebuild the D’Aguilar Highway through the Blackbutt Range is nearing the final stages.
Twelve local organisations will be sharing a total of $221,404.63 from the latest rounds of the State Government’s Gambling Community Benefit Fund and Jupiters Casino Community Benefit Fund.
Poor old Outback Joe is technically still lost in a Kingaroy paddock …
Baby boomers will be able to relive the golden days of Cloudland
We don’t know how many lives Pixie the puss used up today in Kingaroy … but we do know she enjoyed a big dose of luck.
Organisers of the 2013 Boondooma Dam Yellowbelly fishing competition are tipping a bumper weekend with fishing conditions looking set to be at their best.
Kingaroy Senior Soccer Club is planning to hold a Summer Seven-A-Side mid-week soccer competition under lights at Tom Alford Oval in Kingaroy.
Farming lobby group AgForce Queensland has welcomed the appointment of Charles Burke to the role of chief executive officer.
South Burnett CTC’s Diversionary Services team in Murgon today received the bad news they had been fearing … the State Government has not renewed their funding.
The Nanango, Kingaroy, Blackbutt and Cooyar shows will share in a $35,000 funding boost this year through grants administered by the Department of Local Government.
It has been confirmed there are no survivors from Monday’s crash of a Dragon bi-plane.
The Wondai Garden Club’s Horticultural Show was held at the Spring Garden Expo last Saturday and Sunday, and entries were displayed in the Wondai Sportsground’s Lions Pavilion on both days.
The second annual King of Roy amateur skateboarding competition will be held at the Kingaroy Skate Park on Saturday.
The tiny St Faith’s Anglican Church at Mondure celebrated a big anniversary at the weekend with former parishioners travelling from all over the South Burnett and beyond for its centenary.