Bendigo Bank’s new Nanango Community Bank could be just weeks away … providing it gets enough shareholders.
The Blackbutt and Benarkin Aged Care Association will officially take over the lease on the Scott Haven Aged Units in Hart Street, Blackbutt, on December 3.
Year 7 students from St John’s Lutheran School in Kingaroy enjoyed a visit to South Burnett Kart Hire in Nanango this week as part of their “Incentive” activities.
The quality of Kingaroy water will receive a much-needed boost following the announcement today of $680,000 funding by the State Government.
Well-known South Burnett photographer Max Walters has won a national award for a photograph he took of horse breakers at the Bell Show.
Damien Sippel will take over the captain’s role for the South Burnett XI’s second Goodchild Shield match, which will played in Bundaberg on Sunday.
Police are warning people to be vigilant when using ATMs after two skimming devices were located in Brisbane at the weekend.
The grave of a Murgon man in the Netherlands has become the focus of an international search
The inaugural Kingaroy Night Markets will be held at the Arts and Heritage Precinct in Haly Street, Kingaroy from 4:00pm to 8:00pm on Wednesday, November 28.
The South Burnett Chorale will be performing their first two Christmas Charity Concerts this weekend.
The South Burnett Regional Council decided yesterday to ask debt collectors to pursue 39 errant ratepayers in a last ditch effort to avoid repossessing their properties.
Council’s 2012-13 Budget may finish the year in deficit after it lost more than $1.4m in government funding
An Ergon Energy crew despatched to restore power to homes in the Proston area during Saturday night’s storms had a lucky escape when their 4WD left the road and rolled over.
Police are out in force on South Burnett roads as part of Operation Q-Blitz in the lead up to the busy holiday period.
The SBRC has approved three more grants from its Community Recovery Flexible Funding Program – a program whose guidelines are “so hard” that in September the Council took the extraordinary step of asking the Department Of Communities to loosen them.
The South Burnett Regional Council has announced it will spend $1.17 million to widen three local roads … but road users may have to wait as long as 18 months for the work to be completed.
Results from the third night of Summer 7s soccer:
Sharp shooting by “Shorts and Skirts” goal attack Libby Daniels in the third-quarter overpowered “High School Teachers” in the Mixed Netball grand final played in Kingaroy this evening.
Celebrated Hivesville painter Shannus O’Sullivan will be the featured artist for December and January at the Wondai Regional Art Gallery.
Six Murgon and Cherbourg residents have successfully graduated from a Triple P parenting program organised by Barambah PaCE.
South Burnett Regional Council has $80,000 available in assistance to landowners to treat African boxthorn.
A District Court jury in Kingaroy took less than 30 minutes yesterday to acquit a former Nanango resident charged after a fight erupted when another man believed he’d been insulted on Facebook.
Memories of another era came flooding back on Saturday afternoon when former students from St Patrick’s Catholic School gathered in Nanango to celebrate the school’s centenary.
The Rotary Club of Kingaroy launched its 2013 Calendar on Monday night to help promote the South Burnett and raise money for Rotary’s various club projects.