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Artists Invited To Enter
NAIDOC Art Competition

Artists Invited To Enter<br> NAIDOC Art Competition

The Ration Shed at Cherbourg is inviting local artists to submit entries on the theme “We Are Many, But We Are One” for a NAIDOC Art Competition.

Tee Off For The SES In Murgon On Saturday

The Murgon SES Support Group will be holding its annual Golf Day at the Murgon Golf Course from 7:00am until late on Saturday afternoon (the last tee-off is at 1:30pm).

Community Groups Receive Funds Boost

Eleven community groups in the South Burnett have been given a financial boost by the State Government, with more than $135,000 in funding allocated from the Gambling Community Benefit Fund.

Blackbutt Range To
Re-Open To Two Lanes

Blackbutt Range To<br> Re-Open To Two Lanes

South Burnett motorists – and tourism operators – will breathe a sigh of relief when two lanes re-open across the Blackbutt Range next month.

Fun Run Raises $1500

Fun Run Raises $1500

Proston State School P&C’s inaugural Fun Run raised an impressive $1500 for the school on Saturday.

South Burnett Is Bellissimo!

South Burnett Is Bellissimo!

The Lancia Club of Queensland held its annual Winter Sun Rally in the South Burnett at the weekend

Emergency Landing Sparks Call
For Night Vision Equipment

Emergency Landing Sparks Call<br> For Night Vision Equipment

Last night’s emergency landing of a rescue helicopter at Cooroy has demonstrated the critical need for night vision equipment aboard these aircraft, and has led for a call for them to be included in all emergency rescue aircraft.

Lions Trails Challenge Riders

Lions Trails Challenge Riders

More than 300 riders, ranging from pee wees to seniors, took part in the annual Kingaroy Lions Trail Ride at Alice Creek at the weekend.

Hornets Launch A First Half Blitz

Hornets Launch A First Half Blitz

Cherbourg proved too strong for the Red Ants in their much-anticipated A Grade rugby league clash in Kingaroy

Goomeri Pumpkin Festival Results

Goomeri Pumpkin Festival Results

Here’s the full results from Sunday’s massive Goomeri Pumpkin Festival:

Boonara Birthday Draws A Huge Crowd

Boonara Birthday Draws A Huge Crowd

Boonara Homestead’s Lorraine and Rob Goodchild have been left stunned by the success of the 150th celebrations at the historic homestead north of Goomeri on Saturday.

Awards To Recognise
Regional Success Stories

The Queensland Regional Achievement and Community Awards are now calling for nominations and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington is encouraging community groups to nominate.

A Small Thank You For
A Lifetime Of Service

A Small Thank You For<br> A Lifetime Of Service

Former Murgon Mayor Bill Roberts has been honoured with the official naming of a footbridge in Murgon

New Planning Scheme Moves Closer

The South Burnett Regional Council is about to start work on the next stage of developing a South Burnett Planning Scheme.

Choir Helps Proston Give Thanks

Choir Helps Proston Give Thanks

The South Burnett Youth Choir sent a small group of singers to perform at the National Thanksgiving Day ceremony at Proston State School on Saturday

Thrashers Fail To Score

South Burnett Thrashers’ horror run in the Downs Rugby B Grade competition this season continued on the weekend.

Junior Soccer Results – Round 6

Junior Soccer Results – Round 6

Results from Round 6 of the South Burnett Junior Soccer competition, played at Nanango on Saturday.

Crowds Bowled Over By Festival Fun

Crowds Bowled Over By Festival Fun

The 2012 Goomeri Pumpkin Festival may have got off to a coolish start this morning – we’ve been told there was ice on the ground – but by the time the pumpkins started rolling, the large crowd had been well and truly warmed up!

Murgon High Celebrates Success

Murgon High Celebrates Success

Murgon State High School celebrated it successes with an Education Week breakfast and activities on Wednesday.