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Hearts Go Racing At Nanango

Hearts Go Racing At Nanango

Nanango was the place to be at the weekend with a cross-promotion between the Big Screen Film Festival and the Nanango Races adding glamour to two already popular events.

Jockey Escapes Injury In Fall

Jockey Escapes Injury In Fall

A good crowd enjoyed some close racing at the “Doomben Cup” meeting held at Nanango on Saturday.

Warm Welcome On A Nippy Night

Warm Welcome On A Nippy Night

A crowd of about 200 cinema fans thronged the Nanango Cultural Centre tonight for the official opening of the 6th annual Big Screen Film Festival.

Full Fields For Nanango Races

Full Fields For Nanango Races

Aussie actor Martin Sacks (perhaps best known know as PJ in Blue Heelers) will be the special guest at tomorrow’s Nanango Races as part of the Big Screen Film Festival in Nanango.

12 Challenges, 12 Months, 12 Countries …

12 Challenges, 12 Months, 12 Countries …

Former Nanango resident, and Queensland representative athlete, Meredith Bochmann is taking on an amazing 12 challenges in 12 countries in 12 months as part of a massive year-long fundraising effort for charity.

Netballers Turn Pink For Charity

Netballers Turn Pink For Charity

The Nanango netball courts were a sea of pink on Saturday as the Nanango and District Netball Association celebrated the Breast Cancer Network’s “Pink Footy & Netball Day”.

Arts Festival Opens With A Flourish

Arts Festival Opens With A Flourish

A good crowd turned out at the Nanango Cultural Centre this evening for the official opening of Nanart, the annual Nanango Arts Festival.

Students Up For The Challenge

Students Up For The Challenge

Students from eight local schools gathered at Nanango to challenge their science and engineering skills in a day-long competition presented by the University of Newcastle.

Street Machines Shine At Nanango

Street Machines Shine At Nanango

The South Burnett Car Club’s annual Show & Shine Swap Meet attracted an array of classic street machines – and a few motorbikes – at the Nanango Rugby League ground on Sunday morning.

Kingaroy’s New Bus Timetables Unveiled

Kingaroy’s new town bus service – part of the South Burnett Regional Council’s “Enhancing Passenger Transport Project” – will be officially launched next Monday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Glendon Street bus stop.

Free Course For Small Business Owners

Would you like to make more money in less time with less stress? Then an upcoming Small Business course being presented in Nanango on behalf of the South Burnett Regional Council could be just the thing for you!

Win Free Tickets To The
2012 Big Screen Film Festival

Win Free Tickets To The<BR> 2012 Big Screen Film Festival

The 6th annual Big Screen Film Festival will be coming to Nanango and Kingaroy this Friday, Saturday and Sunday May 18-20. And to celebrate it, we have five free double passes to this year’s best films to give away!

Mark Cooks Up A Storm
In The South Burnett

Mark Cooks Up A Storm<br> In The South Burnett

Celebrity chef Mark Olive – aka “the Black Olive” – demonstrated his skills and shared his knowledge with audiences throughout the South Burnett this week.

Ute Ends Up In Creek

A male driver and his female passenger were lucky to escape serious injury on Tuesday night when their Nissan Navara ute ended up in a creek off Mill Flat Road, Nanango, about 7:00pm.

PJ Is The Top-Secret Guest
Star Coming To Nanango!

PJ Is The Top-Secret Guest<br> Star Coming To Nanango!

Aussie actor Martin Sacks has been revealed as the guest star who will launch the Big Screen Film Festival in Nanango on Friday, May 18.

How Preferences Will Decide Green’s Fate

Counting in the South Burnett Regional Council’s hotly contested Division 1 election inched forward at a snail’s pace today, with incumbent Barry Green managing to increase his lead slightly to 35.73 per cent of the 2473 votes counted so far…

Mangan Mania At Nanango

If anyone told you this time last year that Nanango was a chance to win the South Burnett Evolution Football League premiership you would have given them an odd look.

Nanango Vote Too Close To Call

Nanango Vote Too Close To Call

The final make-up of the South Burnett Regional Council is up in the air with a close race in Division 1 making it almost impossible to split three candidates.

South Burnett Turns Out
In Force For Anzac Day

South Burnett Turns Out<br> In Force For Anzac Day

Thousands of South Burnett residents gathered in towns and villages throughout the region today to mark Anzac Day.

Accident Blocks D’Aguilar Highway

Accident Blocks D’Aguilar Highway

A smash on the D’Aguilar Highway between Kingaroy and Nanango, which occurred about 8:20am, closed the highway to traffic this morning.