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Goomeri’s Fun Rolls On Again

Goomeri’s Fun Rolls On Again

Goomeri has marked the 25th anniversary of its popular Pumpkin Festival with four days of festival fun, culminating in its trademarked Great Australian Pumpkin Roll on Sunday afternoon.

Biker Injured At Goomeri

Biker Injured At Goomeri

A man, aged in his 60s, was airlifted to hospital after his motorcycle and a vehicle collided on the Burnett Highway just outside Goomeri on Saturday afternoon.

Kilkivan, Goomeri Share Grants

Kilkivan, Goomeri Share Grants

Two community organisations – one in Goomeri, the other in Kilkivan – will share in Gympie Regional Council’s latest round of community grants.

Bus Driver Injured

Bus Driver Injured

A Pursers Coaches driver has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after a school bus crashed near Goomeri on Wednesday morning.

Man Trampled By Heifer

Man Trampled By Heifer

A man has been flown to hospital in a critical condition after being trampled by a heifer near Goomeri on Tuesday morning.

Pumpkin Festival Finds A Home

Pumpkin Festival Finds A Home

The Goomeri Pumpkin Festival Inc has signed an agreement with Gympie Regional Council to take over the management of the Breitkreutz Pavilion at the Goomeri Sportsground.

$30,000 Cash Stolen

$30,000 Cash Stolen

Goomeri Police are investigating the theft of $30,000 in cash during a break-in at a rural residence.

Cattle Killed In Crash

Cattle Killed In Crash

A truck driver escaped injury but more than 20 head of cattle died after a cattle truck tipped on the Burnett Highway near Goomeri on Sunday morning.

Goomeri Didn’t Forget Christmas!

Goomeri Didn’t Forget Christmas!

COVID may have led to the cancellation of this year’s Pumpkin Festival but eased restrictions meant Goomeri’s Christmas Carnival could go ahead on Saturday night.

GRC Hikes Standpipe Charges

GRC Hikes Standpipe Charges

Standpipe users in the Gympie Regional Council may soon be singing the same tune as their counterparts in the South Burnett: “You’ve put up the water much more than you oughta!”

Have You Seen This Caravan?

Have You Seen This Caravan?

Police are seeking help from people who travelled along the Wide Bay Highway between Goomeri and Kilkivan to Gympie on Sunday (October 25).

Trailer Crashes Into House

Trailer Crashes Into House

Luckily no one was injured when an decoupled trailer rolled down a steep hill in Tingoora on Friday and smashed into a house.

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