What's On In The South Burnett Today?

Anger Mounts Over Apex Park

Anger Mounts Over Apex Park

Kumbia’s community is up-in-arms about a proposal to close the town’s only public children’s playground at Apex Park in Bell Street.

Fun Day Of Cricket At Kumbia

Fun Day Of Cricket At Kumbia

The Kumbia Cricket Club’s annual seven-a-side cricket family day is on again this month … with loads of fun promised and all for a good cause!

Anzac Day Around Our Region

Anzac Day Around Our Region

While Wooroolin may have stolen some of the focus this year because of its celebrity visitors, Anzac Day was still marked with big crowds – and great solemnity – all throughout the region.

Wallaby Sends Ute Spinning

Wallaby Sends Ute Spinning

A wallaby sparked a chain reaction at Haly Creek on Wednesday night which resulted in a learner driver being taken to hospital, and a Falcon ute being badly damaged

Kumbia Celebrates 25 Years Of Trivia

Kumbia Celebrates 25 Years Of Trivia

The organisers of the 2018 Kumbia Drain are gearing up for a big celebration this year … the 25th anniversary of the extremely popular annual trivia night fundraiser for the Kumbia State School P&C.

Fete Brings Fun To Kumbia

Fete Brings Fun To Kumbia

Kumbia’s Catholic community organised an old-fashioned Saturday afternoon fete recently, and the happy event drew a good roll-up.

Kumbia Water Disruption

Kumbia Water Disruption

Kumbia residents connected to the town water supply will be disconnected for a short time on Wednesday (April 11) to allow routine maintenance to be conducted on the network.

Woman Dies In Crash

Woman Dies In Crash

A 64-year-old woman from the Bundaberg region has been killed in a single-vehicle traffic crash which occurred on the Bunya Highway, about 12km south of Kumbia, on Tuesday morning.

Cent Auction Leads The Field

Cent Auction Leads The Field

Kumbia will hold the South Burnett’s first cent auction of the year this Saturday, February 17.

Two Hurt In Highway Crash

Two Hurt In Highway Crash

Two men were lucky to escape with their lives after a horrific crash involving a truck on the Bunya Highway on Tuesday morning.

Kumbians Pause For Santa Claus

Kumbians Pause For Santa Claus

Santa Claus made an exciting appearance at the Kumbia Christmas Carnival this year, and was mobbed by eager children the moment he set foot in the grounds.

AGL Announces Community Grant Winners

AGL Announces Community Grant Winners

The Coopers Gap Wind Farm has begun to produce benefits for the towns located closest to it

Premier Takes A Punt On Kumbia

Premier Takes A Punt On Kumbia

The Kumbia Cup mightn’t stop a nation like its rival does in Melbourne, but it’s important enough to attract political heavyweights out and about on the campaign trail.

AGL Opens New Community Fund

AGL Opens New Community Fund

AGL has opened the first round of its new Community Fund, and is now calling for applications from community groups in Kumbia, Jandowae and Bell.

Kumbia Celebrates Springtime

Kumbia Celebrates Springtime

Keen dancers will travel long distances to cut a rug, which the Kumbia Hall Committee proved at their recent Springtime Ball.

Police Put Rural Thieves On Notice

Police Put Rural Thieves On Notice

A project by the Kumbia Neighbourhood Watch group should make more than 600 rural properties throughout the South Burnett just a little bit safer.

A Wild Time In Ol’ Kumbia

A Wild Time In Ol’ Kumbia

Go west young man (and woman), go west! The traditional command was obeyed with gusto on Saturday night at the annual Kumbia Brain Drain.