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Fire Brigade Gets New Committee

Fire Brigade Gets New Committee

The Maidenwell Rural Fire Brigade held its Annual General Meeting on September 21, which was attended by staff from the newly established Rural Fire Service Queensland Area Office in Kingaroy.

Holiday Weekend Is Looking Good

Holiday Weekend Is Looking Good

Visitor numbers at most events in the South Burnett & Cherbourg On Show long weekend were up … which has encouraged organisers.

Mining Company Won’t Get Roads

Mining Company Won’t Get Roads

An application by a mining company to have several roads included in a lease has been rejected

Revheads In Seventh Heaven

Revheads In Seventh Heaven

The seventh annual Raising Hell In Maidenwell – a charity fundraiser organised by the South Burnett Gas Guzzlers club – had a little bit of everything for motoring enthusiasts at the weekend.

Maidenwell Ready For Hell

Maidenwell Ready For Hell

Maidenwell will see some hellraising this weekend, and a lot of people are looking forward to it

Water Pipe Saves $10,000

Water Pipe Saves $10,000

A new pipe to supply Maidenwell’s public amenities with bore water could save up to $10,000 a year

Big Weekend At Maidenwell

Big Weekend At Maidenwell

The Maidenwell Fun Run – plus the annual Maidenwell Bull Ride – is on again this weekend

Firies Celebrate Shed Extension

Firies Celebrate Shed Extension

Maidenwell Rural Fire Brigade now has its own training area and meeting room, thanks to the demise of the local tennis club.

Kirsten Snaps Up Heywire Win

Kirsten Snaps Up Heywire Win

Kirsten Butters, from Maidenwell, is a woman on a mission to revive the regional live music scene

Motorbike Rider Injured

Motorbike Rider Injured

A motorbike rider was taken to hospital with minor injuries after an incident on the Kingaroy-Cooyar Road just north of Maidenwell on Monday morning.

New Mine
Proposal At Cooyar

New Mine<BR> Proposal At Cooyar

A Brisbane-based company is proposing to mine silica and possibly other minerals on land near Cooyar

Maidenwell Gets
Down With The Drought

Maidenwell Gets<BR> Down With The Drought

The Maidenwell Community Group held a free “Down With The Drought” social get-together at Maidenwell Hall

Centenarian Coming For Centenary

Centenarian Coming For Centenary

101-year-old Stanley Le Feuvre will be an honoured guest at Tanduringie State School’s Centenary Celebrations on Saturday, September 19.

Maidenwell Is Folk Heaven In October

Maidenwell Is Folk Heaven In October

Maidenwell is gearing up for an influx of acoustic folk music fans on the October long weekend when it stages one of its biggest events of the year: the Maidenwell Folk Gathering.

Crowd Has A Ball At Maidenwell Hall

Crowd Has A Ball At Maidenwell Hall

A torrential downpour that struck parts of the South Burnett on Saturday night may have led to a slightly lower than usual turnout at the annual Maidenwell Bush Dance … but guests who braved the weather were rewarded with a great night out.

Bush Dance At Maidenwell

Bush Dance At Maidenwell

A bush dance will be held at Maidenwell Hall next month as a major fundraiser for the Tanduringie State School.

Hellraisers Gather At Maidenwell

Hellraisers Gather At Maidenwell

This year’s three-day Raising Hell In Maidenwell car show provided some unexpected surprises for both guests and the event’s organisers.

Big Saturday At Maidenwell

Big Saturday At Maidenwell

The annual Raising Hell in Maidenwell weekend is on again, a great opportunity for car lovers to show off their best rides.