Boost for Heritage Sites

Boost for Heritage Sites

Two of the South Burnett’s Heritage-listed historic buildings will receive a boost from State Government funding programs.

Teenager Hurt In Crash

Teenager Hurt In Crash

A teenager has been airlifted to hospital after a motorcycle crash at Manar Park at Boondooma on Friday morning.

Truck Driver Injured

Truck Driver Injured

A truck driver was injured when a B-double ran off the road and hit a tree at Chahpingah on Monday morning.

Four Rescue Helicopters Called

Four Rescue Helicopters Called

Rescue helicopters were called four times to Boondooma over the Easter Weekend to help five people injured in separate incidents at the Manar Park off-road recreational venue.

Community Centre Gets A Reprieve

Community Centre Gets A Reprieve

A community consultation about Boondooma’s Community Centre has averted its possible demolition after locals turned up in force to discuss its future.

Council Debates Future Of Centre

Council Debates Future Of Centre

South Burnett Regional Council will consult the community about the future of the Old Boondooma School Community Centre before it decides whether to undertake six-figure repairs.

Boondooma Fire Spread Quickly

Boondooma Fire Spread Quickly

A large fire burning in thick scrub at Boondooma required teams of firefighters, a grader and a bulldozer to bring under control on Sunday night.

Two Hurt In Crashes

Two Hurt In Crashes

A person was transported to Kingaroy Hospital after a single-vehicle rollover at Boondooma on Thursday morning.

Woman Hurt In Paragliding Fall

Woman Hurt In Paragliding Fall

A woman aged in her 30s was flown by rescue helicopter to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane after a serious paragliding accident at Wondai Airport on Saturday morning.

Record Roll-Up For Festival

Record Roll-Up For Festival

Organisers of Boondooma Homestead’s Scots In The Bush festival said they were delighted with this year’s attendance numbers, which appear to have broken all previous records.

Scots In The Bush Ready To Roll

Scots In The Bush Ready To Roll

After a two-year absence caused by the pandemic, the South Burnett’s salute to all things Scottish will get under way at Boondooma Homestead on Thursday (August 18) and continue non-stop until late Sunday afternoon.

Boondooma Seven In Court

Boondooma Seven In Court

The seven men arrested during an August 8 drug raid at Boondooma have had their charges mentioned in Murgon Magistrates Court.