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Elder’s Death Shocks Community

Elder’s Death Shocks Community

The sudden death of well-known Cherbourg Elder Bevan Costello on Wednesday morning has sent shockwaves through the South Burnett community.

Zala Named Top Manager

Zala Named Top Manager

Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council CEO Chatur Zala has been presented with the top award at the annual conference of the Local Government Managers Australia (Queensland).

Are You Okay? Really Okay?

Are You Okay? Really Okay?

Are you okay? Are you REALLY okay? If not, that’s okay, too. There’s no shame … many people are doing it tough these days.

Webinar Update On Treaty Process

Webinar Update On Treaty Process

Members of Queensland’s Treaty Advancement Committee will be online talking to communities across the State on Friday about Path to Treaty progress.

New Look For Cherbourg Teams

New Look For Cherbourg Teams

A junior netball carnival held last Sunday attracted 30 teams – and hundreds of supporters – to the Kingaroy Netball Association’s courts in Fisher Street.

Kops In Kilts Back For More

Kops In Kilts Back For More

Why are they wearing skirts? One of the young children in the audience came straight to the point when the “Kops In Kilts” visited Cherbourg State School on Wednesday morning.

COVID Clinic Coming Back

COVID Clinic Coming Back

Darling Downs Health is returning to Cherbourg next week to provide more COVID-19 vaccinations for local residents – and there will also be a face-to-face opportunity to ask questions about the vaccines.

Council Urges Agencies To Act

Council Urges Agencies To Act

A frustrated Cherbourg Council summoned welfare agencies to a public forum this week to focus attention on suicide and self-harm in the community.

Come On Down To Super Clinic: Mayor

Come On Down To Super Clinic: Mayor

Cherbourg Mayor Elvie Sandow is happy that more than 300 people received a COVID vaccination at the special “super clinic” set up on Tuesday, but she hopes even more will turn up today and tomorrow.

‘Star’ Stirs Up Thoughts Of Taroom

‘Star’ Stirs Up Thoughts Of Taroom

Last week’s visit by the “Star Of Taroom” to the South Burnett brought back some vivid memories for one former Cherbourg resident who returned home especially for the visit.

Pop-Up Recycling Takes Off

Pop-Up Recycling Takes Off

South Burnett residents eager to cash in their cans and bottles now have some new pop-up options which might be a bit closer to home.

Budget Plans For Sustainability

Budget Plans For Sustainability

Cherbourg’s 2021-22 Budget will continue the Council’s long-term focus on building major infrastructure and acquiring plant and equipment for the community.

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