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Stylish Night With A Difference

Stylish Night With A Difference

The glittering gowns and stylish suits were there, and the smart cars were there … but COVID-19 meant the crowds were missing at St Mary’s Catholic College’s annual formal.

Standpipe Prices Trimmed … For Now

Standpipe Prices Trimmed … For Now

South Burnett Regional Council will reduce its standpipe water prices from $10 to $6 per kilolitre for potable water – and $5 per kilolitre for non-potable water – until December 31.

Crowds Flock To Nanango

Crowds Flock To Nanango

Nanango Race Club’s Spring race meeting on Saturday was full or surprises … and one of the biggest was the size of the crowd that packed Lee Park.

Sarah Blossoms With Flowers

Sarah Blossoms With Flowers

Shoppers who have popped into Linard’s Floral and Bridal Centre in Kingaroy over the past eight years would have noticed Sarah Butcher working away busily in the background.

Red Carpet Welcomes Year 12s

Red Carpet Welcomes Year 12s

The South Burnett’s formal season kicked off in style on Friday night with Nanango State High School students rolling up to the school auditorium for their special night.

RU OK? It Ain’t Weak To Speak!

RU OK? It Ain’t Weak To Speak!

RU OK Day was marked with less activities than usual in the South Burnett on Thursday because of COVID-19 … but the important message was still front and centre.

Protest Song Targets Water Hike

Protest Song Targets Water Hike

Nanango businesswoman Jane Erkens has released a video protesting the South Burnett Regional Council’s recent decision to lift standpipe water charges by 150 per cent.

Riders ‘Pedal’ A Message Of Hope

Riders ‘Pedal’ A Message Of Hope

Who would have thought that simply riding a pushbike – admittedly for a gruelling five days – could eventually raise $65,000 for the fight to find a cure for cancer?

Artwork Tracks Social Changes

Artwork Tracks Social Changes

Kingaroy Art Gallery’s big open day on Saturday has been cancelled but the Kingaroy Arts Team is keen to let everyone know you can still drop by on any weekday.

Words Can Be Wonderful

Words Can Be Wonderful

Students in Years 3 to 6 at St John’s Lutheran School in Kingaroy were treated to a morning of literacy and laughter when Australian author Steven Herrick visited on Tuesday morning.

Olivia’s Taking Our Artistic Pulse

Olivia’s Taking Our Artistic Pulse

The South Burnett will have a new statistical resource to draw upon when putting together funding applications when artist Olivia Everitt finishes her latest project.

‘Eye Opening’ Visit For WBBROC

‘Eye Opening’ Visit For WBBROC

The Wide Bay Burnett Regional Organisation of Councils met in Cherbourg on Thursday – the first time the organisation has held an official gathering in the town.

Historic Thresher Back Home

Historic Thresher Back Home

An historic “walkie-talkie” Stolzenberg peanut thresher is back where it belongs, under cover outside the Kingaroy Heritage Museum in Edward Street.

Supermarkets Go Under Microscope

Supermarkets Go Under Microscope

Deals struck between supermarkets and the farmers who supply them will be put under the microscope by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission from Monday.

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