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Quilt Raffle Raises $3900

Quilt Raffle Raises $3900

Towards the end of 2013 the Kumbia QCWA members decided to make two quilts and raffle them for a worthy cause.

Choir Helps Women Celebrate

Choir Helps Women Celebrate

Sing Australia Kingaroy provided some uplifting entertainment as part of the Kumbia Kindergarten’s International Women’s Day celebrations held last week.

Hats Off To Saint Patrick!

Hats Off To Saint Patrick!

You weren’t imagining it … there have been a lot more South Burnett citizens wearing green – and funny hats – around the place in the past few days than you’d normally see in the area.

Kumbia Turns Purple For A Purpose

Kumbia Turns Purple For A Purpose

Kumbia Memorial Hall became a sea of purple on Friday to help mark International Women’s Day.

Grassfire At Kumbia

A couple of fire crews have remained to monitor the site of a grassfire at Kumbia this morning.

Busy Times At Kumbia QCWA

Busy Times At Kumbia QCWA

Kumbia QCWA members have had a busy time of working with their community.

Kumbia Chalks Up A Record Crowd

Kumbia Chalks Up A Record Crowd

Kumbia State School had its biggest roll-up ever on Saturday when more than a thousand students, ex-students and their families packed into the grounds for the school’s centenary celebrations.

Kumbia’s Going Purple For A Purpose

Kumbia’s Going Purple For A Purpose

Kumbia Kindergarten is urging guests to dress in purple – “a little or a lot” – for its 2nd annual International Women’s Day lunch which will be held next month at Kumbia Memorial Hall.

Kumbia QCWA News

Kumbia QCWA News

Members of Kumbia QCWA held their first meeting for 2014 on Tuesday, February 4 and already the year to come is looking like it will be a busy one.

100 Years Under The Fig Tree

100 Years Under The Fig Tree

Excitement is growing in Kumbia ahead of the huge celebration planned to mark the centenary of Kumbia State School.

Storms Bring Welcome Rain

Storms Bring Welcome Rain

Wednesday afternoon’s storms brought smiles to many faces after a day of stifling heat but most South Burnett farmers will be hoping there’s still more rain around the corner.

Gas Guzzlers To The Rescue

Gas Guzzlers To The Rescue

The South Burnett Gas Guzzlers hot rod and street machine club went on a special run last week … just to help out a young Kumbia girl.

Kumbia QCWA Enjoys International Day

Kumbia QCWA Enjoys International Day

Kumbia’s recent International Day was a combination of Christmas craft in the morning followed by lunch and a speaker.

Christmas Comes To Kumbia

Christmas Comes To Kumbia

Kumbia’s 14th annual Kumbia Christmas Markets and Carnival were held in the grounds of the Kumbia Memorial Hall

Brian Takes Up The Challenge

Brian Takes Up The Challenge

About four years ago, Kumbia’s Brian Fawcett was sitting alone on his porch when he had, in his own words, “a spiritual experience” which changed his life forever, and potentially, the lives of hundreds of cancer sufferers.

Full Fields For Kumbia Races

Full Fields For Kumbia Races

It’s the first Tuesday in November so it must be … the Kumbia Races!

Celebrate Melbourne Cup Day At Kumbia

The Kumbia Race Club will be holding their 42nd Annual Melbourne Cup Day Races at the Kumbia racetrack from 11:00am until 5:00pm tomorrow.

Kumbia Marks Centenary

Kumbia Marks Centenary

Locals and visitors gathered at the Kumbia Hotel on Saturday to mark the 100th birthday of the town’s well-known landmark.

Once Upon A Time …

Once Upon A Time …

You’d better get in quick for the next Kumbia Brain Drain, almost half the tables are booked!