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Local Grazier On Q&A Panel

Local Grazier On Q&A Panel

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.

Double The Fun At Wondai Markets

Double The Fun At Wondai Markets

The Wondai Markets were a special super-size event on Saturday, held in conjunction with the annual Wondai Hospital Auxiliary Fete.

New MP Delivers Maiden Speech

New MP Delivers Maiden Speech

Recently elected Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington delivered her maiden speech in State Parliament on Tuesday.

Health Workers Ordered To Repay $91m

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.

Would You Like Fries
With Your Donation?

Would You Like Fries<br> With Your Donation?

McDonald’s restaurant has donated just over $1000 to the Chaplaincy Program at Kingaroy SHS

Accident Blocks Burnett Highway

Police have advised that the Burnett Highway is currently (1:45pm) closed in both directions 30km north of Monto.

Council Forges Relationship With Swickers

Council Forges Relationship With Swickers

The South Burnett Regional Council is forming a “working partnership” with Swickers Kingaroy Bacon Factory to ensure the survival of this important local enterprise.

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