A Kingaroy student has earned an important award from the Brisbane School of Distance Education.
The rare “Reading Bug Egg” which landed at Under 8s Day at Nanango State School and Nanango Library recently, is currently resting at St Patrick’s Schoo in Nanango.
Two Kingaroy netballers have been selected to play for the Wide Bay Thundercats in the Queensland State Netball League after intensive trials held at Bundaberg and Hervey Bay.
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington is encouraging people to help bring a smile to the face of an abused or neglected child living away from home by donating to the Kids in Care Christmas Appeal.
Ergon Energy has reported that a black swan flew into high-voltage powerlines at Brooklands on Saturday morning, causing a power supply interruption to about 600 customers between Nanango and Maidenwell.
The SBRC has adopted a Councillor Discretionary Fund Policy to help community organisations and events get Council funding more easily, and reduce red tape.
Sometimes artists like to just potter around … with clay, of course! The Nimué Art Gallery in Kingaroy held its first clay modelling workshop on Saturday for people interested in learning how to work with modelling clay.
Kingaroy RSL carried a lead of more than 200 runs into Day 2 of their A Grade match against the Warriors played at Lyle Vidler Oval in Kingaroy on Saturday
People who sell food at any of the South Burnett’s markets may need to apply for a new type of food vendor’s licence next year.
It seems we’re a crafty lot … shoppers looking for Christmas ideas had the choice of two expos
The Burnett Softball Association will be holding a Special General Meeting on January 19 to elect a new President and Secretary.
South Burnett CTC held its annual general meeting at the South Burnett Enterprise Centre in Kingaroy last week.
Murgon State High School Technical Officer Farhad Kamal provides ICT support for his school and a number of other cluster schools in the South Burnett region. He has prepared advice for parents concerned about their children’s use of the Internet.
Unions have warned they will campaign against any move by the LNP to put electricity privatisation back on the political agenda.
Did you notice the weird, yellow sky late on Thursday afternoon when the latest round of storms came through the region?
.Ten kindergartens and childcare centres in the Nanango electorate – including seven in the South Burnett – will share in more than $393,000 to complete renovation projects and support the ongoing delivery or expansion of their kindergarten programs.
Champion athlete Raelene Boyle enjoyed going for gold for Australia … but these days she’s also a big fan of pink.
Roads portfolio chairman Cr Damien Tessmann reported on the progress of a number of major roadworks projects at this week’s South Burnett Regional Council meetin
Southern Queensland Country – the new amalgamated tourism organisation that represents the South Burnett, Toowoomba, the Darling Downs and Granite Belt – has been awarded $170,177 to conduct its Autumn marketing campaign.
Meet Patrick Edward Thomas Tiernan, the Murgon hero buried in the Netherlands
Kingaroy photographer Aleesha Webb has put together a calendar full of photos of local new-born babies to help raise money for baby Vincent.
A new electricity substation is planned for industrial land in River Road, Kingaroy, with construction due to begin in 2018.
A streamlined State Rural Leasehold Land Strategy promises to cut red tape for Queensland graziers hoping to renew their leases.
Bendigo Bank’s new Nanango Community Bank could be just weeks away … providing it gets enough shareholders.