The RACQ CareFlight helicopter rescue team has flown to the aid of a rider who crashed while taking a jump at Motocross Mountain, Cooyar, this morning.
Toowoomba Regional Council has advised that the Cooyar Suspension bridge, across Cooyar Creek, will be temporarily closed later this month.
Community groups in Yarraman and Cooyar have gained assistance under the latest round of community grants announced by Toowoomba Regional Council.
Motor sports have kept the RACQ CareFlight helicopter busy today with two medevacs from different ends of the South Burnett.
Cooyar couple Terez and Michael Kaponay celebrated their Diamond wedding anniversary on Saturday
An elderly man is fighting for his life in a Brisbane hospital after suffering burns to 90 per cent of his body near Cooyar this afternoon.
Flood repair works worth $7 million will start next week on Oakey-Cooyar Road to fix an 8.5km stretch and realign a 400m stretch around a landslip.
A Nanango family has been lucky to escape injury – although their 4WD is a write-off – after a freak accident which occurred on the New England Highway just south of Cooyar.
Toowoomba Regional Council sport and recreation officers have assisted sports clubs in the shire gain more than $3 million of external grant money over the past two years.
A $15.6 million project to rebuild flood-damaged sections of the Bunya Highway and Dalby-Cooyar Road began yesterday.
A 41-year-old Maroochydore man died when he lost control of his motorbike while riding in the Mt Binga State Forest near Cooyar yesterday.
The annual Cooyar Campdraft was reduced from two days to one this year but that didn’t stop a good field competing strongly at the weekend.
A 59-year-old Upper Yarraman woman has been killed when her car and a tip truck collided at the top of the Cooyar Range this evening.
Perfect … that about sums up the annual Cooyar Show
The 64th annual Cooyar Show will be held at the Cooyar Showgrounds from 8:00am until late on Saturday, February 23.
State Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington will be visiting Maidenwell and Cooyar on Wednesday, November 7, and she is encouraging community members to come along and have a chat.
Seven fire crews are today monitoring a blaze burning in inaccessible country off East Cooyar Road near Cooyar.
Organisers were pleased with the turnout for the recent Cooyar Campdraft with more than 950 nominations being received.
The Nanango, Kingaroy, Blackbutt and Cooyar shows will share in a $35,000 funding boost this year through grants administered by the Department of Local Government.
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington will be visiting Cooyar and Maidenwell on Wednesday, June 13, and she is inviting community members to come and have a chat.
Rain and a cold snap couldn’t cool the intense rivalry between fans at the huge Ford vs Holden Day held next door to the Cooyar Pub on Saturday.
A 26-year-old Wurtulla man has been airlifted to Nambour Hospital in a stable condition after he crashed his motocross bike near Cooyar this morning.
Just three years ago, it wasn’t certain that Jeff Still would survive. He was airlifted to hospital after a motorcycle crash at Cooyar where he suffered life-threatening injuries including a crushed windpipe, a punctured bladder and broken bones.
A 40-year-old Toowoomba man has been airlifted to hospital in a stable condition after his motorcycle crashed near Cooyar this morning.