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.
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.
The latest three recipients of Tarong Community Partnership Fund support were congratulated today.
Organisers were happy with nominations for the annual Goomeri Campdraft which was held at the weekend at the Goomeri Showground.
Retiring South Burnett Mayor David Carter is proud of what the Council has achieved over the past four years.
The South Burnett Thrashers, which are playing in the B Grade Senior Downs Rugby competition, travelled to Goondiwindi at the weekend.
Local State Emergency Service volunteers are now better equipped to handle rooftop emergencies, thanks to a donation from Kingaroy business AusTech Solar.
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 is looking for donations to assist the needy during winter.
Clovely Wines is offering a unique opportunity to try freshly pressed extra virgin olive oil crushed from olives grown at Moffatdale.
Queensland Premier Campbell Newman will appoint a new Police Minister today following the resignation last night of Member for Gympie David Gibson.
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 over the weekend failed to dampen enthusiasm for this year’s Nanango Show.
South Burnett businesses were “exposed” to the public on Saturday and Sunday in Kingaroy.
Rugby League returned to the South Burnett with a bang on Saturday with strong performances from Kingaroy and Wondai in the A Grade.
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.
The RACQ CareFlight rescue helicopter has airlifted a 37-year-old man from Kingaroy Hospital to Toowoomba Base Hospital with a suspected fractured skull.
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington Deb Frecklington was sworn in at Government House on Thursday morning.
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.
A 32-year-old Kingaroy man has been charged over a fire that destroyed a block of units in Deception Bay in 2007.
Police attended the scene of a fatal traffic crash which occurred at Brovinia, south of Mundubbera, this afternoon.
A steering committee aiming to establish a South Burnett Community Foundation is planning a gala ball in November.
Fraser Coast Tourism CEO Damien Massingham has resigned after seven years in the job.
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.