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.
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.
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).
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.
South Burnett motorists – and tourism operators – will breathe a sigh of relief when two lanes re-open across the Blackbutt Range next month.
Proston State School P&C’s inaugural Fun Run raised an impressive $1500 for the school on Saturday.
The Lancia Club of Queensland held its annual Winter Sun Rally in the South Burnett at the weekend
As part of the National Year of Reading, South Burnett Libraries is running a digital photography competition entitled “Taken With Text”.
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.
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.
Cherbourg proved too strong for the Red Ants in their much-anticipated A Grade rugby league clash in Kingaroy