What's On In The South Burnett Today?

Cooyar Cowboy Wins Title

Cooyar Cowboy Wins Title

Cooyar bull rider Jack McArthur secured the Australian Professional Rodeo Association national buckle at the Warwick Rodeo at the weekend.

Huge Night At The Cooyar Pub

Huge Night At The Cooyar Pub

One of the highlights of the recent South Burnett and Cherbourg On Show long weekend was the action-packed Cooyar Rodeo, held at the rear of the Cooyar Hotel.

Upgrade For Cooyar Tip

Upgrade For Cooyar Tip

Cooyar’s rubbish tip will be among the first of Toowoomba Regional Council’s 22 waste management facilities to be upgraded under a new Council plan.

Two Hurt In Accidents

Two Hurt In Accidents

A man aged in his 40s was flown to hospital with multiple serious injuries after a vehicle rolled over near Cooyar on Thursday night.

Couples Do Well In Garden Competition

Couples Do Well In Garden Competition

Keen couples at Cooyar and Upper Yarraman have done well in the annual Garden Competition run in conjunction with the Carnival of Flowers in Toowoomba.

Young Artists Win Calendar Prizes

Young Artists Win Calendar Prizes

South Burnett success in the State Government’s Farm Safety Calendar competition has continued this year with three local students again taking home prizes – including a second win from Cooyar!

Toowoomba Rates By Email

Toowoomba Rates By Email

Yarraman and Cooyar residents can now opt to receive their Toowoomba Regional Council rates and water notices by email.

$7m To Upgrade Highway

$7m To Upgrade Highway

Work has begun on a $7 million project to upgrade the New England Highway near Cooyar.

MX Rider Flown To Hospital

MX Rider Flown To Hospital

A 24-year-old motocross rider has been airlifted to hospital after an incident near Cooyar on Monday morning.

Plenty Of Action At Cooyar Show

Plenty Of Action At Cooyar Show

The organisers of the 68th Cooyar Show may have taken a gamble by dropping the ring events this year, but spectators were rewarded with a almost non-stop action in the main arena.

Cooyar Celebrates With Cocktails

Cooyar Celebrates With Cocktails

Cooyar Hall was packed with guests on Saturday night, despite record breaking day time temperatures in the area that reached as high as 41 degrees.

Cooyar Breaks Out Cocktails For Show

Cooyar Breaks Out Cocktails For Show

The Cooyar Show Society will be breaking new ground this Saturday night with a sparkling Cocktail Party at Cooyar Memorial Hall.

Mobile Phone Black Spot ‘Fixed’

Mobile Phone Black Spot ‘Fixed’

The Federal Government’s Mobile Black Spots Program has increased mobile phone coverage in Cooyar with 4G services now available.

Young Driver Hurt in Rollover

Young Driver Hurt in Rollover

A man aged in his 20s was airlifted to hospital on Friday afternoon after a crash near Cooyar

Motorbike Rider Injured

Motorbike Rider Injured

A Toowoomba man aged in his late 20s suffered hip and shoulder injuries after his motorcycle and a 4WD collide on the Cooyar Range on Sunday afternoon.

TRC Unveils New Grant Program

TRC Unveils New Grant Program

A new grant program will be available to not-for-profit groups in the Toowoomba Regional Council area from the second half of 2017.

Toowoomba Wants Flood Risk Feedback

Toowoomba Wants Flood Risk Feedback

Property owners in Yarraman, Cooyar and other parts of the Toowoomba region can now find out their flood risk with the launch of an online Flood Risk Information Portal.

Rodeo Action Draws A Crowd

Rodeo Action Draws A Crowd

A crowd of more than 500 packed into the Cooyar Hotel’s grounds recently for some lively rodeo action

Yarraman Enjoys Colourful Week

Yarraman Enjoys Colourful Week

The new Colours of Yarraman Festival has been declared a success by organisers with a good roll-up at all the events during the week-long carnival.