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KCCI To Launch SMILE Project

KCCI To Launch SMILE Project

The Kingaroy Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) will be launching their SMILE mental health program with an early-morning barbecue at the Kingaroy Town Hall on Friday (June 18).

New Life For Old Offices

New Life For Old Offices

The official opening of a new allied health facility in Kingaroy will fill a gap in the market, according to South Burnett Care CEO Cheryl Dalton.

Ag Workers Top Fatality Rates

Ag Workers Top Fatality Rates

Agriculture, forestry and fishing workers have the highest work fatality rate in Queensland,  according to the latest Work-Related Traumatic Injury Fatalities report published by Safe Work Australia.

Hospital Board Meets In Kingaroy

Hospital Board Meets In Kingaroy

There have been 116 births at the new Kingaroy Hospital since it opened in December last year, Darling Downs Health Board chair Mike Horan AM told guests at the hospital on Tuesday,

Melbourne COVID Cluster Grows

Melbourne COVID Cluster Grows

There are now nine confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Melbourne’s northern suburbs cluster, prompting Queensland Health to declare the City of Whittlesea local government area a COVID-19 hotspot

Service Celebrates 30 Years

Service Celebrates 30 Years

Queensland Health’s Mobile Women’s Health Service is celebrating 30 years of delivering health checks to women living in rural and remote communities.

Lepto Rise Linked To Mice

Lepto Rise Linked To Mice

South Burnett residents have been reminded of the potential dangers of leptospirosis after an increase in cases in the Darling Downs Health area this year.

Bat Tests Positive To Deadly Disease

Bat Tests Positive To Deadly Disease

The Darling Downs Public Health Unit has confirmed that a little red flying fox recovered from a residence in Warwick has tested positive for Australian Bat Lyssavirus (ABLV).

Cherbourg Calls For Change

Cherbourg Calls For Change

Frustration over the number of young people killing themselves – and drug use in the community – spilled over at a public forum held at Cherbourg on Tuesday afternoon.

Patients Urged To Speak Up

Patients Urged To Speak Up

Darling Downs Health is calling on South Burnett residents to have their say to help shape the future of healthcare services in the region.

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