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Mayor Furious Over Cuts

Mayor Furious Over Cuts

The Qld Grants Commission will be asked to explain why the region’s Federal grants have been cut again

Grand Finals In Gayndah

The Grand Finals of the South Burnett Junior Rugby League competition will be played at Gayndah on Saturday.

Punters Enjoy A Glittering Night

Punters Enjoy A Glittering Night

Kingaroy Town Hall looked resplendent on Saturday night as card lovers from all over the South Burnett jostled for a prime position on the roulette tables for Kingaroy Kindergarden’s “Cards, Canapes and Cocktails” fundraiser.

Turkish Delights At Proston QCWA

Turkish Delights At Proston QCWA

QCWA Proston’s latest general meeting was held on Monday, September 2

Wondai QCWA Celebrates 90 Years

Wondai QCWA Celebrates 90 Years

Ninety years ago, country Queensland was a vastly different place. World War I was still fresh in people’s memories and life in rural areas could be tough and lonely. Along came the Queensland Country Women’s Association to help fill a void …

Top Campdrafters Gather At Kilkivan

Top Campdrafters Gather At Kilkivan

The prestigious Australian Campdraft Association National Finals – the major event in the Australian campdrafting calendar – will kick off tomorrow at the Kilkivan Showgrounds.

Learn Public Speaking With Toastmasters

Learn Public Speaking With Toastmasters

Light or heavy, day or night, we live in a world of contrast. And South Burnett Toastmasters will experience some of these contrasts at their next few meetings.

PCYC Gains Health Grant

The South Burnett PCYC at Murgon has been successful in a grant application aimed at improving the health of Aboriginal people living in the local area.

PCA Shareholders Urged
To Accept NAB Debt Deal

PCA Shareholders Urged<br> To Accept NAB Debt Deal

PCA shareholders have been advised by company chairman Ian Langdon to approve the debt-for-equity deal which will see the National Australia Bank secure up to a 20 per cent stake in the company.

Learn How To Write A Song

Learn How To Write A Song

Interested in learning how to write a successful song? Then this could be your opportunity!

Petition Too Late To Stop Toilets

Petition Too Late To Stop Toilets

A petition by Blackbutt residents opposed to a South Burnett Regional Council plan to upgrade a 30-year-old toilet block in Les Muller Park will have no effect.

Coalition Promises $1b
‘Stronger Regions’ Fund

Coalition Promises $1b<br> ‘Stronger Regions’ Fund

Communities in the South Burnett would benefit from an incoming Coalition Government plan to establish a $1 billion National Stronger Regions Fund, Member for Wide Bay Warren Truss said this week.

Ergon Warning On Bushfires

Ergon Warning On Bushfires

With predictions by authorities of another significant bush fire season ahead, Ergon Energy is warning the community about fire-related power disruptions.

Success Smiles On Wondai Show

Success Smiles On Wondai Show

The gate was up, the bar was up … in fact, everything was up! The organisers of the 96th Wondai Show are smiling after a very successful show at the weekend.

A Special Day For Dads

A Special Day For Dads

Kingaroy’s inaugural Father’s Day Picnic In The Park attracted a small number of families on Sunday but the response was enough for organisers to feel confident about starting to plan next year’s day.

Discover How Peanuts Get To You …

Discover How Peanuts Get To You …

Peanuts fascinate many people who visit the South Burnett. Kingaroy is nationally known as the Peanut Capital of Australia – and peanut silos dominate the town’s skyline – but most visitors usually know surprisingly little about this everyday foodstuff.

38th Annual Golf Day

38th Annual Golf Day

The Quota Club of Kingaroy will be holding their 38th annual Open Charity Golf Day at the Kingaroy Golf Club on the Bunya Highway south-west of town from 8:45am on Thursday, September 5.

Proston Hosts Division Meeting

Proston Hosts Division Meeting

The Proston branch of the Queensland Country Women’s Association hosted the annual meeting of the Gympie and South Burnett Division last week in the Proston Community Hall.