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Comments Sought On Contract Law Reforms

The Federal Government has invited business and individuals to comment on discussion paper exploring the scope for reform of Australian contract law.

Visitors Enjoy Sunshine At Nanango

Visitors Enjoy Sunshine At Nanango

Brisbane visitors Elizabeth Donnelly, Annaliese Duncan, Jessica Blees and Kara Gadischke were part of the good crowd which turned out to enjoy the Easter Saturday races at Nanango.

Quad Bike Rider Injured

Quad Bike Rider Injured

A 47-year-old man has been airlifted to Royal Brisbane Hospital in a stable condition after crashing his quad bike while mustering cattle at Sunny Nook, near Cloyna.

Punters Flock To Nanango Races

Punters Flock To Nanango Races

A good crowd turned out to enjoy the sunshine and racing at Lee Park, Nanango, this afternoon.

Snake Bite Victim Ok

Snake Bite Victim Ok

A 36-year-old Wondai woman was released from hospital this morning after apparently being bitten by a snake yesterday afternoon.

Big Weekend At Yallakool Park

Anglers are flocking to spend their Easter break at Yallakool Park on Bjelke-Petersen Dam.

Full Fields For Nanango Races

Full Fields For Nanango Races

Nanango Race Club is staging a five-race card at Lee Park on Saturday.

Fun Day Planned At Boonara

Fun Day Planned At Boonara

Boonara Homestead, just 12km north of Goomeri, will be celebrating its 150th birthday on Pumpkin Festival weekend … and if you love antiques, fine music or history, then you’re going to want to be there!

Electricians Fined $2000 For Single Invoices

Electricians Fined $2000 For Single Invoices

Master Electricians Australia has blasted “bureaucracy gone mad” after electricians were fined for performing work they were qualified and authorised to do.

Motorists Urged To Compare Fuel Prices

The RACQ is urging motorists to shop around for the best fuel prices when filling up at Easter.

Aussie Favourites On The Big Screen

Aussie Favourites On The Big Screen

Australia’s favourite canine Red Dog will be one of stars of the 2012 Big Screen Film Festival in Nanango and Kingaroy.

Future Plans For Fibre-Optic Broadband

Maps on the NBNCo website suggest that the largest South Burnett towns will eventually get access to fibre-optic broadband although this will not occur within the next three years.

Huge Weekend At Maidenwell

Huge Weekend At Maidenwell

The Maidenwell Hotel will be celebrating Easter in a huge way this weekend with two nights of entertainment and a bull ride on Sunday.

Tourism Businesses To Meet Tonight

Tourism Businesses To Meet Tonight

South Burnett tourism businesses have been invited to attend a consultation session to discuss the transition to a merged promotional association.

QFF Hopes To Build Good Relationship With MPs

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation says it is looking forward to a constructive relationship with new Queensland Agriculture Minister John McVeigh.

Thrashers Head To Goondiwindi

The South Burnett Threshers will be looking to bring home their first victory of the season when they head off to Goondiwindi on Saturday, April 14.

David’s Recipe For Success

David’s Recipe For Success

There’s a new face behind the counter at Kingaroy Dry Cleaners … and he’s travelled a long way to get there, via France, England, Scotland and Ireland.

Wondai Looking For Stallholders

Wondai Looking For Stallholders

Wondai Country Markets will be held in Coronation Park on April 28.

Howitzer Coming To Museum

Howitzer Coming To Museum

A howitzer that saw action in Vietnam will be installed at the Burnett War Museum.