The Glencoe Rural Fire Brigade at Durong is one of 13 Queensland groups who will receive support from the 2013 NRMA Community Grants program.
Regional communities will be able to apply for funds to fix local mobile phone black spots, as part of a $100 million Federal Coalition commitment, Federal Member for Flynn Ken O’Dowd said today.
Southern Queensland Country Tourism – the organisation responsible for tourism promotion of the South Burnett, Toowoomba, Southern Downs and the Granite Belt – has been given a $210,000 grant by the State Government.
Hundreds of motorbikes “headed out on the highway” – the Bunya Highway, that is – on Sunday morning for a special Motorbike Festival.
The South Burnett Community Orchestra will be holding an Open Orchestra Evening at the Uniting Church Hall in Alford Street, Kingaroy from 6:00pm to around 8:30pm on Wednesday, August 14.
Builders will be starting work soon on a $2 million upgrade to Kingaroy Hospital.
The State Government today announced major changes to the land tenure system in Queensland, opening the way for farmers and graziers to upgrade leasehold land to freehold land.
Cooyar couple Terez and Michael Kaponay celebrated their Diamond wedding anniversary on Saturday
The busy round of QCWA branch annual meetings has now ended with thanks given to those who have completed terms of office and a warm welcome to the members now taking up positions.
Barambah is hosting the 2013 Evolution Solar South Burnett Football League Semi Finals this Sunday in what will be a huge day of football at Murgon Showground.
It’s not every day that you’ll see knights, damsels (not in distress), vikings, samurai and the odd dragon wandering around outside an art gallery.
The South Burnett Saints notched up their third win of the Darling Downs AFL season on Saturday – and their second over the luckless Lockyer Valley
Kingaroy’s Jemima Larkin is “a wonderful, natural, warm and cheerful early childhood educator”, and now she has an award from the Rotary Club of Kingaroy to prove it.
A happy crowd descended on the Nimue Art Gallery last Saturday for the opening of a new exhibition
When Chris began as a “bag boy” at the Peanut Marketing Board, he had six weeks’ work
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has officially handed over four new ambulances to paramedics at the Kingaroy, Nanango and Yarraman ambulance stations.
Injury woes have forced Blackbutt to forfeit their knockout semi-final in the South Burnett Premier Rugby League competition which was to be played against Nanango at Wondai tomorrow afternoon.
Stanwell Corporation CEO Richard Van Breda has responded to union criticism of Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington made at a public meeting in Nanango last night.
A total of eight candidates have nominated for the South Burnett Regional Council’s Division 6 by-election.
Great results were achieved when Murgon State High School principal Greg Smith visited Cherbourg to speak with parents about their children’s progress.