What's On In The South Burnett Today?

Council Clears Up Truck Confusion

Council Clears Up Truck Confusion

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.

Communities Petition For Health Nurse

Communities Petition For Health Nurse

Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington is pressing for the appointment of a Community Health Nurse for Kilkivan and Goomeri, but says the State Government isn’t listening.

Cattle Strong At Goomeri Show

Cattle Strong At Goomeri Show

The Goomeri Show was big on family entertainment this year, with fireworks and a movie scheduled on Saturday night to entertain the younger patrons.

MP Meets The People

MP Meets The People

Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington will be visiting Murgon, Goomeri and Kilkivan on Thursday (February 8) and she is encouraging local residents to come along and have a chat.

MP To Meet With Residents

MP To Meet With Residents

Federal Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien will be bringing his mobile office to the South Burnett at the end of the month for another round of interviews with local residents.

Cattle Killed In Truck Crash

Cattle Killed In Truck Crash

A truck driver was taken to hospital with minor injuries after a cattle truck overturned on the Burnett Highway north of Goomeri just before noon on Sunday.

Heritage Recorded For 150th

Heritage Recorded For 150th

Residents from the former Kilkivan Shire have contributed to a special history of Gympie which will be officially launched next week.

Upgrades At Goomeri

Upgrades At Goomeri

Deputy Premier Jackie Trad made a quick visit to Gympie on Wednesday to announce more than $6 million worth of “Works for Queensland” projects in the region.

Deb’s Bowled Over By Festival

Deb’s Bowled Over By Festival

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.