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Students Salute End Of School

Students Salute End Of School

Cheers and applause erupted from the crowd of spectators lining Gore Street on Friday evening as students from Murgon State High School paraded along the red carpet for this year’s Year 12 formal

Big Changes Planned At St Mary’s

Big Changes Planned At St Mary’s

St Mary’s Catholic College principal Angela Myles is feeling excited about several programs that are being introduced into the school in 2019.

Formal Night Makes A Splash

Formal Night Makes A Splash

Glendon Street in Kingaroy was awash with a display of classic American cars, trucks, utes – even a speedboat – at Kingaroy State High School’s 2018 Year 12 formal on Thursday evening

Wondai P-9 Wins State Award

Wondai P-9 Wins State Award

Earlier this month Wondai was named the Tidiest Town in Queensland … now Wondai P-9 State School has been named Queensland’s Cleaner Greener School.

Stylish Night For St Mary’s

Stylish Night For St Mary’s

Handsome young men, pretty girls and fancy cars … it must be the formal season in the South Burnett!

School Given Memento Of Sports Star

School Given Memento Of Sports Star

Kingaroy State High School is now the proud owner of a special piece of sporting memorabilia from a South Burnett champion.

Young Singers Count On  Music

Young Singers Count On Music

Students from six local State schools assembled on the steps of the Kingaroy Town Hall on Saturday morning to celebrate the joy of music.

Alternative Pathway To Uni

Alternative Pathway To Uni

School leavers looking to maximise their chances of going to university – or who want to use their summer break to get ready for uni – have been encouraged to apply for the University of Southern Queensland’s Accelerated Entry Pathway Program.

After-School Guide For Year 12s

After-School Guide For Year 12s

Federal Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien has released a School Leavers’ Guide for Year 12 students.

STEM Scholarships Now Open

STEM Scholarships Now Open

Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien is encouraging students to apply for scholarships from the Federal Government’s $24 million Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships program.

$4.9m Arts Centre Makes Debut

$4.9m Arts Centre Makes Debut

It’s taken more than a decade – and many twists and turns along the way – but the curtain has finally lifted for the new Kingaroy Performing Arts Centre (KPAC) on Saturday.

Joey’s Has A New Adopt-a-Cop

Joey’s Has A New Adopt-a-Cop

Pupils at St Joseph’s Catholic School in Murgon have had a busy time recently with the swearing in of their new Adopt-A-Cop plus Book Week fun.

Students Explore World Of Science

Students Explore World Of Science

The Mary Knoll Centre at St Mary’s Catholic College featured everything from zombies to lemons and potatoes – and even a chook – at the school’s second annual Science Fair on Tuesday.

Students Speak Out At Final

Students Speak Out At Final

Should schools provide free meals for their students? This was the thorny topic that young debaters from St Mary’s Catholic College in Kingaroy tackled at the Junior Apex High School Debating Regional final hosted by Kilkivan P-10 School on Saturday afternoon.

Aussie Action Raises $10,000

Aussie Action Raises $10,000

Organisers of the Kumbia State School P&C’s annual brain drain are smiling after raising another $10,000 for the school at their recent night of fun.

Police Share Music In Towns

Police Share Music In Towns

The Queensland Police Pipes and Drums band dropped into Murgon and Cherbourg last week to provide some unexpected entertainment for young and old alike.

Students Enjoy Uni Careers Camp

Students Enjoy Uni Careers Camp

The University of Southern Queensland recently organised a special careers camp to provide an “on-campus experience” for 56 young Indigenous students from across south-east Queensland.

Young Riders Test Their Skills

Young Riders Test Their Skills

Forty riders from 11 local schools took part in the 2018 South Burnett Equestrian Challenge held at the Kingaroy Showgrounds last week.

Students Take Up Rock Challenge

Students Take Up Rock Challenge

The Maryknoll Centre at Saint Mary’s Catholic College was packed to overflowing on Friday night for the school’s annual celebration of music and dancing, Rock On Stage.

Knockout Win For Murgon

Knockout Win For Murgon

Murgon State School has won through to the next round of the NRL’s Development Cup after a thrilling victory against St Mary’s / St Joseph’s Bundaberg in Murgon this week.

Science Show Will Be A Blast!

Science Show Will Be A Blast!

Questacon – the National Science and Technology Centre based in Canberra – is bringing its special pop-up science centre back to the South Burnett next week.

When You Need A Flag …

When You Need A Flag …

Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has presented Coolabunia State School Year 6 student Lillian Alexander with a new Queensland flag for her school.

Helping Hand From Lions

Helping Hand From Lions

The Centre For Supervised Distance Education in Kingaroy is one step closer to improving facilities for students and carers after a generous donation from the Kingaroy Lions Club on Friday.

Careers Day Steers Students’ Futures

Careers Day Steers Students’ Futures

Almost 1000 people explored the annual South Burnett Careers Market at TAFE Queensland’s Kingaroy campus on Thursday.

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