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Junior Redbacks Aim For TV Fame

Junior Redbacks Aim For TV Fame

The Kingaroy Junior Redbacks Soccer Club will be starring in their own mini-TV special as part of their prize in the Hyundai “Goals For Grassroots” program.

Nine Bridges Get Load Limits

Nine Bridges Get Load Limits

A decision to post load limits on six of the region’s timber bridges provoked heated debate at today’s South Burnett Regional Council meeting.

‘If You Speed, You Will be Caught’

‘If You Speed, You Will be Caught’

If you think you’re busy this Christmas, spare a thought for police who are working hard to make sure that our busy streets don’t translate into even more road deaths.

Four Life Journeys Come Together

Four Life Journeys Come Together

Four journeys in life by four artists are reflected in the latest exhibition at the Bunya Forest Gallery on the Bunya Mountains which opened on Saturday (December 14).

Musicians Break World Record

Musicians Break World Record

The news that a group of South Burnett musicians have been waiting for has finally arrived … they are officially world record holders.

Vote For Goomeri Show To Win $5000

Vote For Goomeri Show To Win $5000

Time is running out for local residents to help the Goomeri Show Society win $5000 worth of equipment

Van Rolls On Highway

A 48-year-old Dalby woman was lucky to escape with just cuts and bruises after she rolled her Mitsubishi van on the Wide Bay Highway this morning.

Safety Switch Saved Girl

A five-year-girl who received an electric shock at the Kingaroy Christmas Carnival is living proof of the value of safety switches.

Blackouts Hit Kingaroy, Nanango

Blackouts Hit Kingaroy, Nanango

Last night’s spectacular lightning had a downside with about 1700 Ergon Energy customers on the northside of Kingaroy losing power for about two hours.

This ‘Doctor’ Makes Kitchen Calls

This ‘Doctor’ Makes Kitchen Calls

East Nanango tradesman Geoff Prior has been a cabinetmaker for 30 years, but now he’s taken his skills to a new level … after donning a white jacket (and a stethoscope), he’s now the “Kitchen Doctor GP”.

Petition Pushes For Blackbutt Breakaway

Petition Pushes For Blackbutt Breakaway

Blackbutt resident Cheryl Kneipp has launched a petition pushing for Blackbutt and Benarkin to be excised from the South Burnett and added to the Toowoomba Regional Council area.

Look Who’s Coming To Wondai

Look Who’s Coming To Wondai

The South Burnett will get a new tourist attraction this weekend – and if the local reaction is anything like it was in Melbourne in 1883, riots can be expected to occur soon afterwards …

700 RBTs … Just One
Drink Driver Detected

700 RBTs … Just One<br> Drink Driver Detected

Is the “If you drink, don’t drive” message FINALLY getting through to South Burnett residents?

$57,000 For Local Sports Clubs

$57,000 For Local Sports Clubs

Christmas has come early for seven South Burnett sport and recreation clubs, who’ll share in a $40,000 windfall from round two of the Get Playing and Get Going grant programs.

Man Charged Over Attempted
Robbery At Kingaroy Maccas

Man Charged Over Attempted<br> Robbery At Kingaroy Maccas

A 27-year-old Kingaroy man appeared briefly in Kingaroy Magistrates Court this afternoon charged with attempted armed robbery following an incident at the McDonald’s Family Restaurant in Kingaroy last Monday.

Rustix Finishes On Top

Rustix Finishes On Top

The final round of the Kingaroy Soccer 7s was played at the Tom Alford Oval last Wednesday night.

Kingaroy RSL Remains Undefeated

Kingaroy RSL Remains Undefeated

Kingaroy RSL have continued their undefeated streak in the local A Grade cricket competition, downing Wondai Wolves in their two-day match completed at Wondai at the weekend

Enjoying The Christmas Hoopla

Enjoying The Christmas Hoopla

Yarraman’s turn to celebrate Christmas saw the Yarraman Christmas Markets in the morning followed by the Christmas Carnival going late into the night

Big Night Wraps Up Touch Season

Big Night Wraps Up Touch Season

The season has come to an end on a high note with the Junior Touch presentation followed by the Senior Grand Finals.