Goomeri Show Society is doing some soul-searching following disappointing attendance figures at this year’s show.
Goomeri’s Pumpkin Festival will be expanding to a four-day event from May 23-26 this year, and introducing several new activities into the mix.
A woman aged in her 50s was transported to Kingaroy Hospital after a crash on the Burnett Highway on Wednesday afternoon.
While residents in Gympie city and its coastal areas had cause to smile on Wednesday, most residents in the western end of Gympie Region had less to celebrate.
Goomeri Pumpkin Festival took out the Community Event of the Year award at the Gympie Regional Council Australia Day Awards on Saturday morning
Police are seeking assistance to locate a stolen 2011 white Mazda BT-50 involved in a fuel drive-off from the Shell service station in Moore Street, Goomeri.
There were dark skies but the rain clouds held off for Goomeri’s annual Christmas Carnival on Saturday night.
One person was taken to Murgon Hospital with minor injuries following a crash on the Wide Bay Highway near Goomeri on Saturday morning.
Police are urging home owners to be smarter when it comes to storing their car keys at home.
Goomeri residents came out in force on Saturday afternoon to support the inaugural Goomeri Gourmet Event and Twilight Markets.
Police are reminding residents to lock their houses after thieves made five “sneak breaks” in the Goomeri area over the past fortnight.
At 3:27pm on Thursday, the Bureau of Meteorology issued a TORNADO WARNING for north-west of Kilkivan:
A woman was transported to Kingaroy Hospital with minor injuries after a single-vehicle crash on the Burnett Highway near Goomeri on Tuesday afternoon.
The Goomeri Pumpkin Festival could take control of Goomeri’s historic railway station building if Gympie Regional Council gives the proposal a go-ahead.
The South Burnett Regional Council’s support for the Goomeri Pumpkin Festival – an event held in neighbouring Gympie Council’s region – sparked angry exchanges at Wednesday’s council meeting in Kingaroy.
Goomeri-based James Giles Plumbing has taken out a major award at this year’s Queensland Plumbing and Gas Industry Awards in Brisbane, the fourth success in a row for the company
Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington says the announcement on Thursday of a three-month Nurse Navigator trial for Kilkivan and Goomeri was a good start.
It was a big night for the Nanango Show Society on Saturday … not only did they host the annual dinner for South Burnett show societies, but their entrants were also selected to represent the region at this year’s Brisbane Ekka.
MP Deb Frecklington says she’s cautiously optimistic about better health services for Kilkivan and Goomeri
Three notable South Burnett residents received awards in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list announced on Monday.
With an estimated 17,000 people at your festival, it’s no wonder things can get a little bit squashed …
Gympie Regional Council has confirmed that semi-trailers and B-Doubles are allowed to park overnight on a bitumened area opposite the showgrounds in Moore Street, Goomeri.
Firefighters have completed backburning operations at a grass fire burning near Goomeri.
Fire crews were called to a grass fire burning near Goomeri on Wednesday afternoon.