Range Cracks Pose No Risk: TMR

Range Cracks Pose No Risk: TMR

Cracks which have appeared in a concrete wall beside the D’Aguilar Highway on the Blackbutt Range pose no risk to road users, according to DTMR

Man Injured In Crash

Man Injured In Crash

Paramedics assessed two men and a teenage boy after a single-vehicle crash at Benarkin in the early hours of Wednesday.

Tarong Fund Steps In To Help

Tarong Fund Steps In To Help

The latest round of Tarong Community Partnership Fund grants will help four local not-for-profit associations, including a Blackbutt group which had its clubhouse trashed by vandals in March.

Vehicle Rolls In Highway Crash

Vehicle Rolls In Highway Crash

Paramedics were assessing three people after three vehicles were involved in a crash on the D’Aguilar Highway near Benarkin on Friday afternoon.

11 Charged After Raids

11 Charged After Raids

Eleven people have been charged with multiple offences after drug raids by police in Blackbutt, Benarkin and Moore last week.

Urgent Repairs To Toilets

Urgent Repairs To Toilets

South Burnett Regional Council has closed the toilets and showers at First Settlers Memorial Park in Benarkin for urgent repairs.

Woman Trapped After Crash

Woman Trapped After Crash

A young woman was flown to hospital in a serious condition on Tuesday night after being trapped for more than two hours after a car hit a tree on the D’Aguilar Highway at Benarkin.

Man Injured In Crash

Man Injured In Crash

A 47-year-old Forestdale man suffered a serious head injury when his ute flipped on its side on the D’Aguilar Highway near Benarkin on Sunday night.

Story Of Benarkin Officially Unveiled

Story Of Benarkin Officially Unveiled

Visitors to Benarkin will now have the opportunity to leave with a better understanding of the history of the once-thriving timber town, thanks to the efforts of the Blackbutt District Tourism and Heritage Association.

Truck Rolls On Highway

Truck Rolls On Highway

A driver has been transported to Kingaroy Hospital in a stable condition after a flyash truck tipped over on the D’Aguilar Highway on Wednesday morning.

Standpipe Price Rise Stays

Standpipe Price Rise Stays

South Burnett Regional Council has doubled down on its decision to raise the cost of standpipe water by almost 150 per cent, despite community outrage from some affected consumers.

Fallen Trees Caused Blackouts

Fallen Trees Caused Blackouts

Blackouts in the Blackbutt and Benarkin areas at the weekend were caused by trees coming down on powerlines, an Ergon Energy spokesperson confirmed on Monday.

Driver Injured In Crash

Driver Injured In Crash

A man, aged in his 20s, has been airlifted to hospital in a critical condition after his sedan and a truck collided head-on on the D’Aguilar Highway near Benarkin on Tuesday afternoon.