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Husky’s To Host Meet’n’Greet

Husky’s To Host Meet’n’Greet

The newly opened Husky’s Burgers, in the SupaIga complex in Avoca Street, will be the host for the next Kingaroy Chamber of Commerce and Industry meet’n’greet.

Councils Form Rail Alliance

Councils Form Rail Alliance

Three councils have joined forces to form an alliance as the next step towards making passenger rail from Brisbane to Toowoomba a reality.

Kye’s Our New Kingaroy King

Kye’s Our New Kingaroy King

About 8500 people passed through the gates of the Kingaroy Speedway over the weekend … the biggest Kings Royal event yet!

Boy Injured In Horse Fall

Boy Injured In Horse Fall

A boy has been flown to hospital with serious leg injuries after he was bucked from a horse near Maidenwell on Thursday evening.

New Group Wants Return To Old Ways

New Group Wants Return To Old Ways

A long decline in the South Burnett’s tourism industry can be reversed if local operators stop listening to government tourism organisations and return to doing things themselves

$5m To Link Kids With Farms

$5m To Link Kids With Farms

Embattled Federal Minister Bridget McKenzie is inviting applications for another grants program … this time to help children understand more about farming.

Farewell To Old England Forever …

Farewell To Old England Forever …

Back on Australia Day in 1962, four young English immigrants clapped eyes on their new homeland for the first time … 58 years later, they came together again in Kingaroy for a very special celebration.

Aussie Pride On Show In Nanango

Aussie Pride On Show In Nanango

A crowd of about 200 people came to Nanango’s Showgrounds on Sunday morning to take part in the town’s traditional Australia Day celebrations.

QDO Rejects National Body

QDO Rejects National Body

The QDO says a proposed new national dairy body has overlooked “the most important stakeholders”

Qantas Pilot Academy Opens

Qantas Pilot Academy Opens

Qantas’ new multi-million-dollar pilot academy was officially opened near Wellcamp Airport on Wednesday.

Driver ‘Four Times Legal Limit’

Driver ‘Four Times Legal Limit’

A 38-year-old woman has been charged with a number of offences after she allegedly blew 0.214 – more than four times the legal limit – after a roadside breath test.

Healthy Project Ready To Go

Healthy Project Ready To Go

South Burnett Regional Council’s “Healthy Pregnancies and Bright Futures” project is getting a week-long launch at various venues across the South Burnett.

BESS To Back Up Wind Farm

BESS To Back Up Wind Farm

AGL will build one of Australia’s largest grid-scale batteries at Wandoan under a 15-year agreement between AGL and Vena Energy Australia.

Murgon Salutes Its Achievers

Murgon Salutes Its Achievers

Murgon residents marked Australia Day with celebrations at the Queensland Dairy and Heritage Museum on Sunday morning.

$500m Fund For ‘Carbon Farming’

$500m Fund For ‘Carbon Farming’

Applications are now open for Round 1 of the State Government’s new $500 million Land Restoration Fund.

SES Keen For Recruits

SES Keen For Recruits

Kingaroy SES hopes to sign up a string of new members following an Open Day on Saturday

Collision On Roundabout

Collision On Roundabout

A police vehicle and a private car were involved in a collision on the River Road / Kingaroy Street roundabout in Kingaroy on Tuesday evening.

Drought Relief For Catholic Schools

Drought Relief For Catholic Schools

The Federal Government has announced $3.9 million in fee relief for Catholic school families in Queensland experiencing hardship as a result of the drought.

Police Officer ‘Almost Run Over’

Police Officer ‘Almost Run Over’

A man has been charged with multiple traffic offences after an off-duty police officer was allegedly almost run over in Yarraman last Tuesday.

Pedestrian Hit By Vehicle

Pedestrian Hit By Vehicle

A pedestrian was transported to Kingaroy Hospital in a stable condition after being struck by a vehicle in Youngman Street, Kingaroy, on Tuesday afternoon.

MP Quits Twitter

MP Quits Twitter

Llew O’Brien has quit Twitter due to the “constant negativity and name calling” on the platform

Five Hurt In Crash

Five Hurt In Crash

Five people were taken to Kingaroy Hospital after a collision involving three vehicles on Kingaroy-Cooyar Road between Tarong and Maidenwell on Monday evening.

A Flying Start To 2020

A Flying Start To 2020

Several South Burnett players have kicked off the calendar year in winning style.

$8.6m Saleyards Officially Opens

$8.6m Saleyards Officially Opens

The $8.6 million upgrades at the Roma Saleyards – the largest beef saleyards in Australia – were officially opened on Sunday evening.