The drought that’s gripped Queensland has claimed many casualties over the past few years … and this year, Kingaroy Show’s free show bags have joined the list.
Saturday night’s “locals helping locals” comedy night fundraiser in Kingaroy has raised at least $8000 to help South Burnett farmers.
About 50 model aircraft enthusiasts turned out at the Kingaroy Aero Modellers airfield at Booie on Saturday to enjoy a weekend of loops, dives and victory rolls.
NAIDOC Week is being celebrated around Australia from July 8-15, and a number of South Burnett towns have special events planned to mark the occasion
A little piece of modern history was created on Friday morning when Kingaroy RSL formally accepted an Australian flag that was carried on a bombing raid against ISIS forces in the Middle East.
A tragic car crash near Yass in southern NSW last month has torn apart the family of a former Murgon resident.
Kingaroy’s NAIDOC Week celebrations on Thursday morning were so popular that South Burnett Mayor Keith Campbell has said it could well become an annual event.
Kingaroy Men’s Shed will be able update some vital equipment thanks to an $8600 grant from the Federal Government.
The 110th Kingaroy Show will be running on Saturday and Sunday, and the South Burnett Show Society are hoping for fine weather and bumper crowds again this year.
The Kingaroy Lions are inviting everyone who wants to do the Time Warp again to come along to Kingaroy’s Satellite Cinema on Tuesday, May 9.
The Kingaroy Lions Club estimate they raised close to $1000 from an Easter Egg Hunt they held at Kingaroy’s Memorial Park last weekend.
Memorial Park in Kingaroy will be awash with children hunting Easter Eggs on Saturday, April 15.
Kingaroy Ambulance Station has eight new faces on its work roster, and is now running 24/7
The South Burnett Regional Council will be giving the former Kingaroy Railway Station a facelift this year.
Numbers were up slightly at this year’s Kingaroy Show Cabaret Ball, and the mood on Saturday night was definitely upbeat.
The Kingaroy Regional Art Gallery will be a very busy anthill of arts activities in April
Kingaroy Quota has a new executive team for 2017, though their faces will be well known to many
Moreton Resources will push ahead on completing an EIS for its proposed Kingaroy coal mine
The first woman to command a ship in the Royal Australian Navy will be a special guest speaker at this year’s Anzac Day commemorations in Kingaroy.
The Kingaroy Show Cabaret Ball will be held on April 1, and organisers say they’re not fooling
The deadline to book tickets for this year’s Wine & Food In The Park festival launch dinner has been extended to Friday, March 10
The first prize in the inaugural Kingaroy Sculpture Competition has been won by an artist from Boonah who created a surreal work put together from objects he found around the Scenic Rim.
The Kingaroy Bowls Club celebrated its 80th birthday last Thursday with an 80th Anniversary Carnival.
Many people in regional areas like the South Burnett are living with asbestos-related diseases in isolation because they have been unable to access support options available to them.