Toowoomba Golden West and South Burnett Tourism have launched a $68,000 multi-media campaign to entice visitors to take a “Cool Country Escape” in the region.
A 77-year-old Kilkivan man suffered severe head and chest injuries after his 4WD crashed into a semi-trailer on the Wide Bay Highway on Wednesday afternoon.
Kingaroy’s on-again off-again community garden in Pound Street is about to have another attempt to kick start it into life with an Open Day aimed at establishing a Kingaroy Community Garden Group to run the venue.
Orana resident Grace Singleton could hardly be described as a water baby. In fact the 92-year-old can’t swim and is afraid of water … but that hasn’t stopped her for taking up hydrotherapy with a passion.
The Wondai Regional Art Gallery is getting ready to buy another great artwork, although they don’t yet know which one it’s going to be.
A new Crop Protection Officer will be stationed in Kingaroy – one of the 15 new biosecurity officers promised by the LNP in the lead-up to the State Election and announced by the government today.
Cowboys and cowgirls will be moseying on down to the Wondai Memorial Hall on Saturday
RHealth and the Burnett Inland Economic Development Organisation (BIEDO) have organised a series of “Grow Cook Eat” workshops to promote healthy eating.
Agnes Dynevor loves mentoring Cherbourg State School’s students.
The Bloomin’ Beautiful Blackbutt Festival is searching the South Burnett for creative people
Durong grazier Georgie Somerset will be offering a South Burnett perspective when she’s a guest on the ABC’s popular Q & A TV panel show on Monday.
The Wondai Markets were a special super-size event on Saturday, held in conjunction with the annual Wondai Hospital Auxiliary Fete.
The South Burnett’s ageing sewage treatment plants have “long passed their use-by dates” and must be replaced, Council announced today.
Recently elected Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington delivered her maiden speech in State Parliament on Tuesday.
Health workers who were overpaid because of the bungled payroll system will now have to start repaying the government following the lifting of a moratorium granted by the former State Government.
McDonald’s restaurant has donated just over $1000 to the Chaplaincy Program at Kingaroy SHS
The State Government has received interim advice that bubbling gas in the Condamine River is unlikely to be linked to coal seam gas activities in the area.
Police have advised that the Burnett Highway is currently (1:45pm) closed in both directions 30km north of Monto.
Lock the Gate investigators claim to have discovered coal seam gas bubbling to the surface along a 5km stretch of the Condamine River near Chinchilla.
The South Burnett Regional Council is forming a “working partnership” with Swickers Kingaroy Bacon Factory to ensure the survival of this important local enterprise.