Free Business Brekkie

Free Business Brekkie

The Burnett Inland Economic Development Organisation is hosting a free Small Business Breakfast in Kingaroy on Tuesday (May 28).

Playground Project Gets Go-Ahead

Playground Project Gets Go-Ahead

South Burnett Regional Council will proceed with the construction of a multipurpose sports court and ninja playground in Kingaroy’s Memorial Park despite a $400,000 blow-out in the project’s cost.

Survey Finds High Levels Of Distress

Survey Finds High Levels Of Distress

A door-to-door mental health and wellbeing survey in Cherbourg, Kingaroy and Murgon has found 33 per cent of people reported consistently high, or very high, levels of distress.

Artist Takes Up Residence

Artist Takes Up Residence

Award-winning Sunshine Coast artist Jane Ericksen has begun her unique “artist-in-residence” stint at the Kingaroy Regional Art Gallery.

Council Sinks Pool Pods Plan

Council Sinks Pool Pods Plan

A proposal to spend more than $215,000 on two “pool pods” for the Kingaroy and Wondai swimming pools has failed to win approval from the South Burnett Regional Council.

Local Success In Relay Express

Local Success In Relay Express

South-east Queensland runners had a lot of events to choose from at the weekend … from the challenging Dead Cow Gully endurance event at Nanango, to the brand new (and heavily promoted) Toowoomba Marathon at Wellcamp Airport.

KCCI Targets ‘Renewables’ Dollars

KCCI Targets ‘Renewables’ Dollars

The Kingaroy Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s push to connect local businesses with the multi-million dollar “renewable” projects coming to the region is gearing up.

Group To Offer Free Soup

Group To Offer Free Soup

South Burnett Peace Of Mind – the group behind the annual White Dove Ball in Kingaroy for the homeless – is ramping up its volunteer services for winter.

Teenagers Hurt In ATV Crash

Teenagers Hurt In ATV Crash

Two teenagers were taken to Kingaroy Hospital with serious injuries after an ATV rolled on a private property near Kingaroy on Tuesday evening.

Spirit Of Anzac Lives On

Spirit Of Anzac Lives On

Attendees at Kingaroy’s Anzac Day commemoration were reminded of the importance of the “Anzac spirit” and the sad fact that one day it may be called upon again.

Big Changes At Commercial

Big Changes At Commercial

Invited guests had the opportunity on Thursday night to take a sneak peek at the renovated corporate area at Kingaroy’s Commercial Hotel.

New Machine Helps Earlier Diagnosis

New Machine Helps Earlier Diagnosis

Darling Downs Health says a new L-Dex machine at Kingaroy Hospital is detecting lymphoedema earlier than traditional methods, leading to better health outcomes for South Burnett residents.