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Researchers To Study
Health Benefits Of Pork

Industry-backed research body Pork CRC has allocated funds for short-term research projects – to be funded for a maximum of $50,000 for 12 months – to investigate the role of pork in a balanced diet.

Golden Spurs Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Golden Spurs Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Proston’s historic Golden Spurs Campdraft is celebrating its 50th anniversary this weekend with a special “Invitational Draft” for former winners and a memorabilia display in the Sportsground Hall.

Benefits Flow Into Community<br>from Tarong Partnership Fund

Benefits Flow Into Community
from Tarong Partnership Fund

The latest three recipients of Tarong Community Partnership Fund support were congratulated today.

2012 Goomeri Campdraft Results

Organisers were happy with nominations for the annual Goomeri Campdraft which was held at the weekend at the Goomeri Showground.

Mayor’s Last Council Meeting

Mayor’s Last Council Meeting

Retiring South Burnett Mayor David Carter is proud of what the Council has achieved over the past four years.

Emus Down Thrashers

The South Burnett Thrashers, which are playing in the B Grade Senior Downs Rugby competition, travelled to Goondiwindi at the weekend.

More Power To The SES

More Power To The SES

Local State Emergency Service volunteers are now better equipped to handle rooftop emergencies, thanks to a donation from Kingaroy business AusTech Solar.

Arts Committee Needs You!

The South Burnett Regional Council has invited community residents to nominate to become a member of the Arts, Culture and Heritage Management Advisory Committee.

Graham House Seeks Donations

Graham House Seeks Donations

Graham House is looking for donations to assist the needy during winter.

Olive Oil Straight From Moffatdale

Olive Oil Straight From Moffatdale

Clovely Wines is offering a unique opportunity to try freshly pressed extra virgin olive oil crushed from olives grown at Moffatdale.

Member for Gympie Resigns As Minister

Member for Gympie Resigns As Minister

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman will appoint a new Police Minister today following the resignation last night of Member for Gympie David Gibson.

Full Results Of Round 1

Full Results Of Round 1

The 2012 Evolution Solar South Burnett Football League kicked off on the weekend with the first match of the season between Barambah and Wests at Murgon.

Wet Weather Fails To Dampen Show Spirits

Wet Weather Fails To Dampen Show Spirits

Wet weather over the weekend failed to dampen enthusiasm for this year’s Nanango Show.

Local Businesses Exposed

Local Businesses Exposed

South Burnett businesses were “exposed” to the public on Saturday and Sunday in Kingaroy.

Kingaroy & Wondai Sound Warning

Kingaroy & Wondai Sound Warning

Rugby League returned to the South Burnett with a bang on Saturday with strong performances from Kingaroy and Wondai in the A Grade.

Britten Wins Queensland Title

Britten Wins Queensland Title

Less than a week after winning his first State title – the NSW V8 Dirt Modifieds in Lismore – Queensland speedway driver Kevin Britten has won the 2012 Queensland Title for Dirt Modifieds in Kingaroy.

Man Airlifted To Hospital

The RACQ CareFlight rescue helicopter has airlifted a 37-year-old man from Kingaroy Hospital to Toowoomba Base Hospital with a suspected fractured skull.

Deb Sworn In At Government House

Deb Sworn In At Government House

Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington Deb Frecklington was sworn in at Government House on Thursday morning.

Nanango Netballers Think Pink To Fight Cancer

The Nanango & District Netball Association will be turning “hot pink” on the Mother’s Day weekend (May 12-13) to pay tribute to local women and their families who have been affected by breast cancer.

Kingaroy Man Charged Over 2007 Fire

Kingaroy Man Charged Over 2007 Fire

A 32-year-old Kingaroy man has been charged over a fire that destroyed a block of units in Deception Bay in 2007.

Fatal Traffic Crash At Brovinia

Fatal Traffic Crash At Brovinia

Police attended the scene of a fatal traffic crash which occurred at Brovinia, south of Mundubbera, this afternoon.

Foundation Plans Gala Launch

Foundation Plans Gala Launch

A steering committee aiming to establish a South Burnett Community Foundation is planning a gala ball in November.

Massingham Resigns From Tourism Role

Fraser Coast Tourism CEO Damien Massingham has resigned after seven years in the job.

Vote Of Confidence In South Burnett

Vote Of Confidence In South Burnett

In a vote of confidence for the local retail industry, a Morayfield-based business has opened a branch in Kingaroy to meet increasing demand for its services in the South Burnett.