Once a year, Goomeri goes pumpkin crazy: the streets are filled with decorated pumpkins, pumpkin hats, pumpkin costumes, pumpkin sports … but, most importantly, pumpkin rolling.
A woman has been flown to Royal Brisbane Hospital with suspected spinal and chest injuries after two vehicles collided on the Burnett Highway north of Nanango on Monday morning
The week leading up to the Goomeri Show was great for local farmers – rain almost every day! – but was less helpful to show organisers.
This weekend’s Goomeri Show promises two days full of family fun, providing the rain stays away.
A man suffered only minor injuries in a single-vehicle crash on the Burnett Highway near Goomeri on Sunday.
A wild storm brought the Goomeri Christmas Carnival to an early end on Saturday night, but not before Santa fulfilled his annual commitments at the event
The Federal Government’s Mobile Service Centre “Desert Rose’” is coming to Goomeri.
The Goomeri Showgrounds will be packed with horses and riders this weekend.
More than 200 people – plus children – packed into the Pam Brunjes Pavilion at Goomeri Showgrounds on Saturday night to officially farewell retiring local police officer Sergeant Warren Lohmann.
A 17-year-old woman was taken to Kingaroy Hospital with minor injuries after a single vehicle crash on the outskirts of Goomeri on Friday morning.
In 1982, then-Senior Constable Warren Lohmann arrived in Goomeri to take up duties at the police station
Gympie Regional Council ratepayers who pay their rates promptly to secure the 10 per cent discount will face a 2.1 per cent rate rise this year, or a 5.1 per cent rate rise if they don’t.
What does Goomeri do for the 364 days after every Pumpkin Festival? This is the question Lucy Stanton, the Labor candidate for Wide Bay, was asking in the wake of Sunday’s big event.
The crowds that rolled up for Goomeri’s annual Pumpkin Festival at the weekend were bigger than ever; in fact, at the top of Policeman’s Hill, you could say they were squashed in!
It’s time to climb up Policeman’s Hill in Goomeri again and send your pumpkins to their fate
Exactly a year ago, well-known local resident Pam Brunjes was officially opening the Goomeri Show Society’s new pavilion … now that building bears her name as a mark of respect following her tragic death last month.
Mick Curran has been comfortably returned for another term as Gympie Mayor
The 76th Goomeri Show has been extended across three days this year with a special Stockman’s Challenge
BGA Agriservices in Goomeri is again running a lucerne hay competition in conjunction with the annual Goomeri Show.
Gympie Regional Council voters will have three choices for Mayor – including incumbent Mayor Mick Curran – and a field of 27 candidates for the eight Councillor spots available
A head-on collision on the Wide Bay Highway on Tuesday afternoon has claimed the life of one of Goomeri’s best-known residents.
Police are investigating a break-in which occurred at Goomeri Showgrounds sometime between January 7-17.
The Federal Government’s Desert Pea Mobile Service Centre will be visiting Goomeri later this month
Police are appealing for witnesses to an alleged dangerous driving incident that occurred in Kilkivan between 8:30am and 9:15am on Monday (January 11).