Shoppers in Kingaroy’s Markwell Street area should feel a little bit safer thanks to a generous donation to the community by Anderssons Fruit Market.
Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council will receive just over $800,000 from the State Government to develop the next stage of its recycling centre.
It’s a small step along the pathway back to normal life … but the Wondai Markets say they will be back in action this weekend!
South Burnett food and tourism businesses will be eager to welcome back visitors once COVID-19 pandemic restrictions have been lifted.
A new study has found that Wondai residents would be at the greatest risk of suffering severe symptoms if the South Burnett had an explosion of COVID-19 cases.
South Burnett Regional Council will begin a staged reopening of facilities this weekend.
Luckily no one was injured when a large tree fell suddenly in Murgon’s main street on Monday afternoon.
South Burnett councillors have voted to increase their weekly fuel subsidies by 23 per cent and meal allowances by 42 per cent.
COVID-19 restrictions may have kept tourists out of the South Burnett, but the lockdown has turned out to be an unexpected winner for the South Burnett Rail Trail.
Eleven community groups will share $19,314 in the latest round of the South Burnett Regional Council’s Community Grants Program.
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.
South Burnett groups have been keen to embrace video conferencing to beat COVID-19 isolation and keep their networks intact.
The Coopers Gap wind farm project has passed a major milestone with the completion of construction of the final turbine.
Some major changes in portfolio responsibilities were announced at South Burnett Regional Council’s meeting on Wednesday.
Bjelke-Petersen and Boondooma Dam recreation areas will re-open for day use this weekend.
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.
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.
The South Burnett’s Radio Rentals outlet in Kingaroy is one of the business casualties of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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
A family escaped uninjured when fire ripped through their home in Kingaroy on Tuesday afternoon.
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.
Centacare Community Connections has come up with a colourful way to pass the time while staying at home during COVID time.
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.
Outgoing South Burnett mayor Keith Campbell has congratulated Brett Otto on his poll success ahead of the official declaration of election results.