What's On In The South Burnett Today?

Swift Action Saves Wayne’s Life

Swift Action Saves Wayne’s Life

Coverty resident Wayne Charity had a brush with death on New Year’s Eve … and owes his life to his quick-thinking wife and the region’s emergency services.

Large Fire At Coverty

Fourteen fire crews are currently on the scene of a large bushfire in the vicinity of Proston-Boondooma Road and Glencoe Road at Coverty.

Trivia Night Boosts Brigade

Trivia Night Boosts Brigade

The Coverty Rural Fire Brigade recently held its annual Trivia Night fundraiser at the Proston Hall.

Rural Firies Hold Open Day

Rural Firies Hold Open Day

Saturday is Rural Fire Service Day in Queensland, an opportunity to celebrate the dedication and commitment of the 34,000 men and women who volunteer in local brigades to help keep Queensland safe.

Firies Kept Busy

Firies Kept Busy

Wind and low humidity are a perfect recipe for bushfires so it’s no surprise firies have been busy