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Pallet Team Knocks Up A Record

Pallet Team Knocks Up A Record

Last week the pallet-building team in the wood workshop at Murgon’s Gumnut Place set an unusual record.

Rail Trail Trainees Graduate

Rail Trail Trainees Graduate

The first crop of Rail Trail trainees graduated in Kingaroy last week, and 60 per cent of them will be walking straight into employment.

CTC Thanked For Youth Program

CTC Thanked For Youth Program

A new program being pioneered in the South Burnett has been praised by the State Government for helping young people in care to transition to an independent adult life.

‘Partners’ Begins A New Era

‘Partners’ Begins A New Era

The official opening of South Burnett CTC’s “Partners In Foster Care” building in Wondai – and helping to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the service – were some of South Burnett Mayor Wayne Kratzmann’s last official duties this week.

Council Partners With
CTC In Win For Wondai

Council Partners With<br> CTC In Win For Wondai

Three empty and semi-derelict shops in Wondai have enjoyed a $150,000 makeover and put back into use

CTC Hands Out Awards

CTC Hands Out Awards

South Burnett CTC held their annual Christmas Employees Lunch at the Kingaroy Town Common Hall recently.

Tough Year For CTC Turns Out Well

Tough Year For CTC Turns Out Well

The closure of CTC’s Employment Services division and the end of June may have been a blow to the South Burnett’s largest community services organisation, but in the end everything turned out well.

Police Committee Marks A Milestone

Police Committee Marks A Milestone

Twenty-five years ago a public meeting was held at the Kingaroy Town Hall Reception Room to discuss how local police and the community could improve their channels of communication.

New Faces Are Old Hands

New Faces Are Old Hands

The Federal Government’s shake-up of unemployment contracts – which saw two jobs agencies close their doors on June 30 in the South Burnett – has had its flipside with the opening of four new shopfronts on Wednesday.

One Door Closes, Others Open For CTC

One Door Closes, Others Open For CTC

South Burnett CTC is alive and well, despite the closure of its Employment Services operations on Tuesday.

Builder Signs Up For Heritage Lodge

Builder Signs Up For Heritage Lodge

South Burnett CTC’s Heritage Lodge accommodation project in Nanango is one step closer following the signing of a building contract last week.

Small Gifts Open Up A Big World

Small Gifts Open Up A Big World

Sixteen old computers aren’t worth much to South Burnett CTC but to Brisbane man Graham Pampling, they will help to open up a world of possibilities for his students.

CTC Wins Family Contracts

CTC Wins Family Contracts

South Burnett CTC is celebrating being selected as the provider for two new State Government programs aimed at supporting families in the South Burnett.

CTC To Provide After-Care Support

CTC To Provide After-Care Support

South Burnett CTC has been funded to deliver a new program in the South Burnett to help support young people leaving the child protection system.

CTC ‘Bewildered’ By Tender Decision

CTC ‘Bewildered’ By Tender Decision

South Burnett CTC will continue to offer Labour Hire services and host Work For The Dole programs

Tyres Slashed On Seven Vehicles

Tyres Slashed On Seven Vehicles

Kingaroy police are investigating after six cars and a bus had their tyres slashed in Kingaroy in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Locals Miss Out On Job Contracts

Locals Miss Out On Job Contracts

Current job agencies in the South Burnett have been snubbed by the Federal Government’s new $5.1 billion “jobactive” job search scheme – with employers only getting 90 minutes’ notice on Tuesday to break the news to staff that their jobs would be winding up.

CTC CEO Calls For Investigation

CTC CEO Calls For Investigation

South Burnett CTC calls for investigation into Four Corners’ allegations

Lunch ‘A Big Success’

Lunch ‘A Big Success’

Once again the service clubs, businesses and community groups in Kingaroy came together in December to make the annual Christmas Community Lunch a big success.