What's On In The South Burnett Today?

101 Years Gone But Never Forgotten …

101 Years Gone But Never Forgotten …

Any thoughts that interest in Remembrance Day would fade away after last year’s Centenary commemorations were put to rest on Monday with strong turnouts at events across the South Burnett.

Scots Go Bush

Scots Go Bush

The South Burnett’s annual salute to all things Scottish got under way at Boondooma on Thursday

Obituary: Michael Duff 1931-2019

Obituary: Michael Duff 1931-2019

The St John the Baptist Catholic Church – and the surrounding verandah – were packed to overflowing in Wondai on Monday at a Requiem Mass for well-known South Burnett resident, Mick Duff.

Council Cash Backs Dam Festival

Council Cash Backs Dam Festival

The South Burnett will get a new fishing competition this year despite concerns it might undermine already successful events run by community groups.

Yellowbelly Lures Thousands To Lake

Yellowbelly Lures Thousands To Lake

Water levels and registration numbers may have taken a small dip at this year’s Lake Boondooma Yellowbelly Fishing Competition but organisers were still delighted with the weekend’s turnout.

Scots Get Ready To Go Bush

Scots Get Ready To Go Bush

Anyone with even a drop of Scots blood should be drawn to Boondooma Homestead next month by the skirl of pipes and the beat of drums at Scots in the Bush.

Aussie Spirit Shines Through At Muster

Aussie Spirit Shines Through At Muster

The reopening of the $23 million Waltzing Matilda Centre may have been great news for the tiny western Queensland town of Winton, but its impact was felt 1200km away in Boondooma.

Woman Hurt In Boondooma Crash

Woman Hurt In Boondooma Crash

An 18-year-old woman was flown to Brisbane with serious injuries after a single-vehicle crash on Manar Road at Boondooma on Sunday evening.

Helicopter Called Three Times

Helicopter Called Three Times

RACQ LifeFlight rescue helicopters have been called in three times so far this Easter long weekend to the Manar Park off-road recreational park at Boondooma.

Scots Gather For A Highland Fling

Scots Gather For A Highland Fling

This year’s annual Scots In The Bush Festival at Boondooma Homestead set a new record for attendances, with 405 caravans packing the grounds and an estimated 1000 visitors taking part in the three day event.

Pontoon Stolen From Dam

Pontoon Stolen From Dam

Police are seeking help from the public to locate a pontoon boat and trailer stolen on Saturday from Boondooma Dam.

All-Aussie Week At Muster

All-Aussie Week At Muster

If a musician dared to sing American country music at the annual Spirit Of The Bush Balladeers Muster at Boondooma, they’d most likely be booed (politely) from the stage …

2017 Yellowbelly ‘Biggest Ever’

2017 Yellowbelly ‘Biggest Ever’

While February temperature records were being smashed all around the South Burnett over the weekend, the Boondooma Dam Fish Stocking Association was breaking a record of its own.

Buddy Recognised At Awards

Buddy Recognised At Awards

Boondooma Homestead manager Buddy Thomson has been recognised at the recent Gallery and Museum Achievement Awards for his work at the historic Boondooma museum complex.

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