Case Numbers Climb Slightly

Case Numbers Climb Slightly

Reported new cases of COVID in the South Burnett and Cherbourg regions appear to be slowing, with just three announced by Cherbourg Council on Tuesday.

COVID Cases Pass 160

COVID Cases Pass 160

There are now more than 160 active cases of COVID-19 in the South Burnett and Cherbourg communities, according to figures released on Tuesday morning.

Outbreak Continues To Grow

Outbreak Continues To Grow

Official Queensland Health statistics show the recent COVID-19 outbreak in the South Burnett and Cherbourg has grown to 87 cases.

35 Cases Linked To Cherbourg

35 Cases Linked To Cherbourg

There are now 35 confirmed COVID-19 cases linked to the Cherbourg outbreak, including 25 people who live in the community.

COVID Takes Off Across Region

COVID Takes Off Across Region

Thirteen new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed on Friday in the South Burnett council area – in Kingaroy, Nanango and Murgon.

Dozen Cases In Cherbourg

Dozen Cases In Cherbourg

Mayor Elvie Sandow has urged residents to stay away from big gatherings as Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council confirms there are now at least 12 COVID-19 cases in the community.

Four More Local Cases

Four More Local Cases

Four more cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the local area – three more in Cherbourg and one in the South Burnett Regional Council area.

Cherbourg ‘Leans Forward’

Cherbourg ‘Leans Forward’

Cherbourg Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) met on Tuesday in response to the growing number of COVID cases now occurring in Queensland and have now moved to a “Lean Forward” position.

Boxing Shed Starts To Shape Up

Boxing Shed Starts To Shape Up

Cherbourg’s Boxing Group is growing so much – and the Cherbourg Sporting Complex has been so busy lately – that the young boxers needed a new shed to house their training.

Students Celebrate Successes

Students Celebrate Successes

The auditorium at TAFE Queensland’s Nurunderi campus in Cherbourg was filled with proud students, their friends and family members on Wednesday for the college’s annual graduation ceremony.

Rain Couldn’t Stop NAIDOC

Rain Couldn’t Stop NAIDOC

Cherbourg hasn’t had a lot of success this year scheduling its NAIDOC celebration with events cancelled for multiple reasons … so when the rain came on Thursday, things again looked grim.

Skills Funding For Cherbourg

Skills Funding For Cherbourg

The latest round of Skilling Queenslanders for Work funding will include projects in four Indigenous communities, including Cherbourg.

Keep Up The Effort, Cherbourg

Keep Up The Effort, Cherbourg

The State Government’s “Cherbourg Champion” Leanne Linard visited the community on Thursday as part of an ongoing effort to encourage higher vaccination rates.

‘Last Chance’ To Get Vaccinated

‘Last Chance’ To Get Vaccinated

Cherbourg Mayor Elvie Sandow and fellow councillors have almost begged residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19 to stop the community going back into lockdown.

Rocko’s Artwork Hits The Streets

Rocko’s Artwork Hits The Streets

Cherbourg artist Robert “Rocko” Langton has works on display all over the South Burnett … but now one of his paintings has taken to the streets, literally.