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Longest Day Of A Tough Campaign

Longest Day Of A Tough Campaign

It wasn’t a celebration for LNP supporters in Kingaroy on Saturday night but it wasn’t a wake, either, as tired and sunburnt booth volunteers gathered to hear the results of the State Election.

Students Keep 2020 Relay Alive

Students Keep 2020 Relay Alive

COVID-19 put a stop to this year’s Relay For Life at Kingaroy Showgrounds, but it couldn’t stop a bunch of keen Year 6 students at Taabinga State School on Friday.

Golden Shoe Wraps Up Season

Golden Shoe Wraps Up Season

There was rain, mud and a lot of racing at the Kingaroy Showground on Saturday morning for the fifth annual John Titman Golden Steel Shoe Challenge.

Action Takes Off At Speedway

Action Takes Off At Speedway

A spectacular rollover in a heat of the Street Stocks was just a taste of the action when speedway returned to Kingaroy last Saturday.

Mayor Sees Dire Future For Water

Mayor Sees Dire Future For Water

Kingaroy’s water supply is tipped to fail once every 13 years at current demand levels – but this could become once every four years if Swickers expands, South Burnett Mayor Brett Otto warned on Wednesday.

Centuries Start Season In Style

Centuries Start Season In Style

Two centuries scored within minutes of each other were the highlights of Round 1 of the South Burnett Cricket Association’s 2020-21 senior competition at the weekend.

Councillors Quiz Two Candidates

Councillors Quiz Two Candidates

An innovative idea by the SBRC to give electors a chance to compare the five candidates standing for Nanango at the State Election has fallen flat with only two taking part.

Last Chance For A Piece Of History

Last Chance For A Piece Of History

When the South Burnett Times announced earlier this year that it would “stop the presses”, the thoughts of many local residents turned to history which they feared could be lost.

Little Book Has Big Ambitions

Little Book Has Big Ambitions

A new children’s book is spear-heading a campaign to help raise funds for the South Burnett’s rural fire brigades and Wildlife Rescue South Burnett.

Nanango Business Sparks Up

Nanango Business Sparks Up

The State Government’s “Electric Super Highway” may have bypassed the South Burnett in favour of the coast but electric car charging points are slowly appearing in the region anyway.

Cricketers Step Up To Crease

Cricketers Step Up To Crease

Cricketers of all ages eager for the 2020-21 season to get under way in the South Burnett will have their wishes fulfilled this weekend with the opening games of the local season scheduled.

Art Prize Rewards Top Talent

Art Prize Rewards Top Talent

A brooding painting of a Queensland farmhouse being slowly revealed as a dust storm passes overhead has won this year’s South Burnett Art Competition and the $3000 cash prize.