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‘Be Grateful For The Little Things’

‘Be Grateful For The Little Things’

Former Nanango MP Dorothy “Dolly” Pratt and husband Tony were hoping to visit “all the places you dream about” on their six-week cruise … but then along came the pandemic, closed ports, ukeleles and quarantine.

Dams To Reopen

Dams To Reopen

Bjelke-Petersen and Boondooma Dam recreation areas will re-open for day use this weekend.

Lest We Forget … And We Didn’t!

Lest We Forget … And We Didn’t!

The Last Post sounded in almost empty streets, candles were lit in driveways  … Anzac Day 2020 was definitely different but the South Burnett made sure the sacrifices of Australia’s servicemen and women were remembered.

Help Our Fire Crews Help You

Help Our Fire Crews Help You

With another severe bushfire season looming, local firefighters are urging property owners to do some simple things that will help fire crews in an emergency.

It’s A Very Different Anzac Day

It’s A Very Different Anzac Day

Driveway candles, listening to fire sirens or just staying safely at home watching the telly … this year’s Anzac Day is definitely going to be different

‘Team South Burnett’ Sworn In

‘Team South Burnett’ Sworn In

The South Burnett’s new councillors – dubbed “Team South Burnett” by Mayor Brett Otto – were sworn in behind closed doors at the Council Chambers in Kingaroy on Monday morning.

Otto Victory Now Official

Otto Victory Now Official

Kingaroy accountant Brett Otto’s victory in the recent South Burnett Regional Council’s mayoral poll has finally been rubberstamped by the Electoral Commission of Queensland.

Otto To Be New Mayor

Otto To Be New Mayor

Kingaroy-based accountant Brett Otto will be the new South Burnett Mayor, although the results of the recent election have not yet been officially declared

No Time For Daytripping

No Time For Daytripping

Thinking of taking a leisurely day trip exploring the countryside over Easter? Don’t. The reality is you could be fined …

Artists Bloom Despite The Bans

Artists Bloom Despite The Bans

Wondai Art Gallery should have unveiled the winners of its annual Wondai Garden Expo art competition on Friday night … but like the Expo itself, the exhibition isn’t going ahead due to the COVID-19 pandemic.