Learner Rider Fined $1726

Learner Rider Fined $1726

A learner motorcycle rider has been fined $1726 – and lost 14 demerit points – after he was allegedly clocked doing 165km/h on the Burnett Highway.

Clinics In Local Towns

Clinics In Local Towns

The Darling Downs Health mobile women’s health nurses have clinics planned for Goomeri, Kilkivan, Kingaroy and Blackbutt in April.

Goomeri Loves A Local Show

Goomeri Loves A Local Show

You have to love a local show, particularly when the organisers have had to overcome hurdles which have forced other shows to cancel or postpone their 2022 events.

Three Hurt In Crashes

Three Hurt In Crashes

Three people have been transported to hospital after separate crashes on South Burnett roads at the weekend.

Car Stolen After Crash

Car Stolen After Crash

A good samaritan who stopped to help at the scene of a serious traffic crash on the Wide Bay Highway had his vehicle stolen at the scene.

Emergency Alert For Goomeri

Emergency Alert For Goomeri

QFES issued an emergency alert at 5:20pm on Friday for residents in Goomeri, Woolooga and western townships in the Gympie Local Government Area.

Urgent Call For Flood Alerts

Urgent Call For Flood Alerts

Landholders in the Goomeri region – inundated during the January floods – are pressing for flood warning gauges to be installed to give them an alert before the next disaster strikes.

Driver Blew 0.234: Police

Driver Blew 0.234: Police

A 50-year-old Goomeri woman has been charged with driving more than four times over the legal limit after her vehicle was pulled over by police in Goomeri on Sunday.

Goomeri Honours Life Members

Goomeri Honours Life Members

A heavy rainstorm couldn’t stop the Goomeri & District Show Society from honouring five new Life Members in a special ceremony on Thursday night.

Desperate Plea To Save Festival

Desperate Plea To Save Festival

How could a festival that just celebrated its biggest year – and boosted the South Burnett economy by an estimated $2.3 million – be contemplating winding up?

$126,500 Boost For Local Projects

$126,500 Boost For Local Projects

A hand-me-down toilet block at Goomeri Showgrounds will be replaced thanks to a $93,500 Federal Government grant announced by Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien.