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RACQ Sponsorship Deal To End

RACQ Sponsorship Deal To End

The familiar blue-and-yellow RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters may no longer be seen in South Burnett skies after June 30, but there’s no need to panic.

Wondai Hosts Another Gem

Wondai Hosts Another Gem

The South Burnett Gem and Fossicking Club’s fifth annual gem show attracted a keen crowd of collectors and gem enthusiasts to Wondai Sportsground at the weekend.

Gallery Blooms With Garden Art

Gallery Blooms With Garden Art

A surprisingly large crowd turned out at Wondai Art Gallery on Friday to enjoy the opening night of the annual Wondai Garden Expo Art competition.

Historic Day For South Burnett

Historic Day For South Burnett

The historic first meeting of the newly elected South Burnett Regional Council team was held before a packed public gallery in the Warren Truss Council Chambers in Kingaroy on Thursday morning.

KCCI Turns Spotlight On Kingaroy

KCCI Turns Spotlight On Kingaroy

The Kingaroy Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s new strategic plan for 2024-25 will tighten the business group’s focus more firmly on to Kingaroy – “the commercial hub of the South Burnett” – and benefits for KCCI members.

Four Rescue Helicopters Called

Four Rescue Helicopters Called

Rescue helicopters were called four times to Boondooma over the Easter Weekend to help five people injured in separate incidents at the Manar Park off-road recreational venue.

Kathy Duff Declared Mayor

Kathy Duff Declared Mayor

Almost two weeks after polls closed, Kathy Duff has been officially declared the new Mayor of the South Burnett Regional Council.

CTC Wins Major Training Award

CTC Wins Major Training Award

The second annual South Burnett Training Awards have been hailed as a success by organisers after tickets were booked out in advance and the number of nominations for awards almost doubled.

Kingaroy Takes Junior Title

Kingaroy Takes Junior Title

Kingaroy proved too strong for Nanango Scorpions in the South Burnett Cricket Association’s Stage 3 Grand Final, played at Lyle Vidler Oval in Kingaroy last Saturday.

Murgon Show Celebrates 100 Years

Murgon Show Celebrates 100 Years

Murgon’s two-day Centenary Show celebration has been hailed a great success despite several hiccups outside the control of the organisers which potentially could have been a disaster.

Underground Fault Sparks Blackout

Underground Fault Sparks Blackout

A fault in an underground cable has been blamed for a blackout which hit Kingaroy Shoppingworld on Tuesday afternoon, forcing Woolworths to dump thousands of dollars worth of stock.

Diggers Fight Off Vikings Attack

Diggers Fight Off Vikings Attack

Murgon Diggers caused an upset in the Grand Final of the South Burnett Senior Cricket competition on Saturday, downing favourites Tingoora Vikings in a nail-biting finish.