The South Burnett Regional Council says the decision to introduced quarterly rates notices has been a success.
RHealth in Kingaroy has moved to clear up confusion about why it is still operating despite passing its funding deadline.
Coolabunia Saleyards will be celebrating 30 years of operation on Friday (November 16).
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington is challenging residents to shop locally and purchase 100 per cent of their Christmas needs from small businesses to help bolster sales and support local jobs
Regional Queenslanders have been invited to have their say on the determination of 2013-14 electricity prices at a series of workshops to be held across the State later this month.
The $1.2 billion solar power project that was to be built near Chinchilla has been officially scrapped.
Are you aged between 12½ or 18 and running out of ideas of what to do on the weekend or holidays? Then the Australian Army Cadet Unit at Nanango would love to hear from you …
Olympic legend Raelene Boyle is used to overcoming life’s hurdles – on the track or cancer
A newspaper report at the weekend that lists Kingaroy State High School as being “over capacity” with students also has buried in the same report a statement that the school has “sufficient capacity to meet student enrolment”.
Kilkivan State School will receive funding from the State Government to employ a school chaplain next year.
Results from the first night of Summer 7s soccer.
About 300 people braved cold, overcast weather to attend a special Remembrance Day combined church service and commemoration at Kingaroy Town Hall.
Wet weather wasn’t enough to stop a community rally against job cuts at Tarong Power Station and Meandu Mine from going ahead in Kingaroy’s O’Neill Square on Saturday morning.
This week is 2012 SES Week, and the South Burnett’s SES groups will be marking it with a “Truck Load Of Thanks” tour through our region’s major towns.
It’s Movember! The time of year when many men choose to grow hair on their top lip. But this year, there’s going to be quite a few high school students in Kingaroy aiming to join them …
Queensland Police have notified southburnett.com.au that the D’Aguilar Highway is closed in both directions due to a crash at Woodford.
Cherbourg schoolchildren and their parents took the opportunity today to remember last year’s floods
Education Minister John-Paul Langbroek is encouraging State School students to nominate to take part in next year’s Creative Generation (CGEN) program and the MOST instrumental music program.
To celebrate Christmas, The Gumnut Place at Murgon has released a special range of home-baked treats.
The Kingaroy Local Ambulance committee have put the recent donation of $1000 from the Thiess staff safety program to good use.
St Patrick’s Catholic School in Nanango will be celebrating its 100th anniversary next week with a string of activities culminating in a High Tea in the school hall on Saturday, November 17.
Planning for the new Southern Queensland Country Tourism region – which covers the South Burnett – will be discussed at an upcoming tourism conference in Toowoomba.
A slow-burning bushfire on McLucas Road at Ballogie has been keeping rural fire crews in the area busy over the past few days.
The Electrical Trades Union believes recent comments by Premier Campbell Newman at a business lunch show that the State Government plans to “outsource” electricity workers’ jobs to the private sector.