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Council, Landcare Work Together

Council, Landcare Work Together

South Burnett Regional Council and Kingaroy Landcare are looking at more ways they can work in partnership.

Three Parts To A Successful School

Three Parts To A Successful School

Well-known South Burnett educator Eric Law says three groups have to work together to make a successful school … the students, parents and staff.

Dangerous Driving Charge Adjourned

A charge of dangerous driving causing grievous bodily harm laid following a head-on smash in Kingaroy in July has been adjourned to September 5.

Union Tips Good Roll-Up At Forum

An Electrical Trades Union spokesman said today he expected about 100 workers and community members to attend the union’s “Save Our Town Forum” which will be held in Nanango this evening.

MP Slams Union ‘Scaremongering’

MP Slams Union ‘Scaremongering’

Acting Energy Minister Andrew Cripps says despite “misinformation and scaremongering” by the Electrical Trades Union, the State Government has not made any decisions about the closure of any Ergon Energy depots.

Handbrake Failure Causes Blackout

Handbrake Failure Causes Blackout

A handbrake failure on a parked truck has been blamed for a blackout which hit parts of Kingaroy this morning.

Recognise, React and Report

Recognise, React and Report

St John’s Lutheran School students learned the importance of three simple words this week: “Recognise, React and Report”, words that could just one day save their lives.

Memories Of Vietnam

Memories Of Vietnam

A display of Vietnam War memorabilia has been placed on show at the Kingaroy Heritage Museum

Amended Draw For Junior League

Amended Draw For Junior League

An amended draw for this week’s trial of a new format for junior rugby league games has been released.

MoJo Film On YouTube

MoJo Film On YouTube

A video documentary created in conjunction with Nurunderi TAFE College’s recent MoJo (mobile journalist) project has been released on YouTube.

What A Way To Celebrate!

What A Way To Celebrate!

Stags fans had a lot to cheer about at the weekend … not only was the rugby league club celebrating its centenary, but the in-form Premier League team notched up a spectacular win in the local derby against Blackbutt-Yarraman.

Artists Show What They Love

Artists Show What They Love

About 60 friends, family members and art lovers attended the Wondai Regional Art Gallery’s August exhibition opening on Friday night.

Netball Semi-Final Draw

The semi-final draw for Inter District Netball competition for August 16

A ‘Shot In The Arm’

A ‘Shot In The Arm’

Blackbutt’s medical centre complex on the corner of Pine and Coulson streets has been officially opened

MP Opens New Studio

MP Opens New Studio

A new recording studio at Wild Horse FM’s headquarters at Heritage House in Yarraman was officially opened today by Member for Maranoa Bruce Scott.

Former Teacher Honoured

Former Teacher Honoured

A room in the new $1.27m Performing Arts Block at Kingaroy SHS will honour former teacher Laurie Case

Unions To Develop ‘Action Plan’

A public forum to be held in Nanango on Thursday aims to develop an action plan “to hold local MPs to account” and draw attention to the “real hurt that is occurring in the South Burnett as a direct result of decisions made by the Brisbane-centric LNP”.

Old Apexians Gather Every Year

Old Apexians Gather Every Year

Apart from the thousands of service hours put in by the Kingaroy Apex club since 1954 in support of the community, there has always been a healthy social aspect to the club.

Council Looking For Local Suppliers

The South Burnett Regional Council will be holding two meetings this week to encourage local businesses to join its preferred supplier list.