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Kumbia Flame Trees Stolen

Kumbia Flame Trees Stolen

One of the last acts planned by the Kumbia Progress Association before it folds at the end of the month was a project to replant some of the missing trees in the avenue at the northern entrance to town.

4G Coverage Coming To Kumbia

4G Coverage Coming To Kumbia

Kumbia will get better mobile phone coverage when a 4G small cell is installed there this week, Minister for Science Leeanne Enoch has announced.

School Salutes Jim’s Legacy

School Salutes Jim’s Legacy

The Kumbia community, and his many friends and relatives, were shocked when Jim Lenihan died suddenly in March 2015.

Safer Option For Kumbia Kids

Safer Option For Kumbia Kids

Kumbia State School students will have a safer route when walking to school, thanks to a new school crossing installed closer to the school gates.

Campdrafters Prepare For Busy Weekend

Campdrafters Prepare For Busy Weekend

The Kumbia and District Charity Campdraft Association are preparing for a big Easter weekend … and campdrafting fans are unlikely to be disappointed with their efforts.

Progress Association Grinds To A Halt

Progress Association Grinds To A Halt

Kumbia resident Steph Stevens may be smiling in the photograph – taken in the main street of the town earlier this week – but she’s not smiling inside.

Saddle Up Your Posse For Kumbia

Saddle Up Your Posse For Kumbia

Bookings have opened for this year’s famous Kumbia Brain Drain and tickets are apparently selling fast …

Everyone’s A Little Bit Irish!

Everyone’s A Little Bit Irish!

The Kumbia Hall supper room became a sea of green for the annual St Patrick’s Day celebrations on Sunday.

Santa Tees Off At Kumbia

Santa Tees Off At Kumbia

When Santa arrived at this year’s Kumbia Christmas Carnival on Sunday night in a golf buggy, no-one was surprised and few children seemed to care.

Water Problems In Kumbia

Water Problems In Kumbia

The South Burnett Regional Council is asking Kumbia residents to limit their water usage on Thursday and Friday.

98 Years Later, We Remember Them

98 Years Later, We Remember Them

Remembrance Day was commemorated with small ceremonies throughout the South Burnett on Friday.

Usain Misses A Win

Usain Misses A Win

The Age newspaper has suggested that Olympic athlete Usain Bolt was paid $500,000 to attend Thursday’s Oaks meeting in Melbourne.

Kumbia Farewells Drought With A Dinner

Kumbia Farewells Drought With A Dinner

A crowd of about 140 people converged on Kumbia Hall last Friday night for a “Down With The Drought” community dinner.

Full Fields For Kumbia Races

Full Fields For Kumbia Races

The Kumbia Race Club will be holding its 45th annual Melbourne Cup race meeting this Tuesday, November 1.

Tea Hits The Heights In Kumbia

Tea Hits The Heights In Kumbia

Kumbia QCWA held a special “Hats & Heels” High Tea on Saturday morning to help raise funds for women living in drought-affected areas.

Kumbia Celebrates A New Clubhouse

Kumbia Celebrates A New Clubhouse

The Kumbia Rattlers Cricket Club officially opened their new clubhouse with a small ceremony last week

Catch A Bus To The Cup

Catch A Bus To The Cup

Melbourne Cup Day isn’t far away now … and neither in the South Burnett’s annual Melbourne Cup Day race meeting at Kumbia.

‘Selfie’ Blamed For Crash

‘Selfie’ Blamed For Crash

A Snapchat “selfie” has been blamed for a single-vehicle crash on the Bunya Highway near Kumbia on Monday morning.

Council To Widen Road

Council To Widen Road

The South Burnett Regional Council will begin widening a stretch of Kumbia Brooklands Road on Monday (September 12).

A Marvel-lous Way To Raise Money

A Marvel-lous Way To Raise Money

Anyone silly enough to try to break the law in Kumbia on Saturday night would have been in for a huge shock … there were enough superheroes in town to send the meanest villain quickly off to jail.