What's On In The South Burnett Today?

SES Joins Search

SES Joins Search

SES volunteers from Kingaroy and Nanango joined the search at the weekend for a woman missing from a property near Toogoolawah.

Woman Fined After Baseball Bat Attack

Woman Fined After Baseball Bat Attack

A woman who drove her adult son to River Road in Kingaroy so he could take retribution after an alleged incident at the park, has been convicted of going armed in public to cause fear.

Youth Hurt At Dam

Youth Hurt At Dam

A 17-year-old youth suffered a suspected head injury in a water tubing accident at Bjelke-Petersen Dam on Saturday afternoon.

Magistrate Challenged
To Define ‘Understand’

A man facing two drugs charges today questioned the jurisdiction of Kingaroy Magistrates Court to hear the matter.

Test Drive Ends In Crash

A test drive of a brand new Toyota Hilux 4WD from ended badly for a 77-year-old Gympie man yesterday.

Injured Man Flown Out

A 23-year-old man has been flown to Royal Brisbane Hospital after an industrial accident in the Yarraman area.

Drivers Urged To Be
Vigilant Near Schools

Drivers Urged To Be<br> Vigilant Near Schools

Kingaroy Police are urging motorists to be vigilant around school zones now the Easter break is over.

Rider Hurt In Roo Crash

Rider Hurt In Roo Crash

A 52-year-old man suffered suspected lower leg injuries when his motorbike collided with a kangaroo on the Chinchilla-Wondai Road near Durong about 8:30am today.

Sex Offender Jailed

A 69-year-old South Burnett man – convicted three times previously for sexual offences against children – will serve a minimum of three months in jail after being sentenced in Kingaroy District Court today on six fresh charges.

Store Raid Followed Racist Rant

Store Raid Followed Racist Rant

A 27-year-old Kingaroy man sentenced to jail for the attempted armed robbery of the Kingaroy McDonald’s wrote a racist rant on Facebook about the restaurant just days before the incident.

Pregnant Woman In Smash

Pregnant Woman In Smash

Both drivers were transported to Kingaroy Hospital after a two-vehicle collision on the corner of Taylors Road and the Bunya Highway at Kingaroy on Friday afternoon.

‘Crime’ Pays For PCYC

‘Crime’ Pays For PCYC

The “Time4Kids” promotion has led to more than $2000 being raised for youth programs

Pollies Back Behind Bars

Pollies Back Behind Bars

Apparently some of our local politicians haven’t learned a thing

MPs Ask Drivers To Take
A Pledge To Drive Safely

MPs Ask Drivers To Take<br> A Pledge To Drive Safely

With school holidays underway, Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington is urging local residents to think of the “Fatal Five” and drive safely in the lead up to Fatality Free Friday on May 30.

Cracks Found In Courthouse Stairs

Cracks Found In Courthouse Stairs

“Structural deficiences” in the internal staircase at Murgon Courthouse have forced the upstairs courtroom to be closed while engineers secure the stairs with temporary props.

Youth Injured In Ute Fall

Youth Injured In Ute Fall

A teenage boy was airlifted from Wondai Airport last night in a serious condition after falling from the back of a ute.

Did You See The Cattle Truck?

Police are seeking witnesses to the collision between a cattle truck and a car on the Brisbane Valley Highway near Harlin on Monday night.

Hacking Charges In Court

Hacking Charges In Court

Fraud and computer hacking charges laid against a Kingaroy man were mentioned briefly in Maryborough Magistrates Court yesterday.

Upgrade For Haly St Crossing

Upgrade For Haly St Crossing

An intersection and pedestrian crossing which have been identified by local police as one of the most dangerous in Kingaroy looks set to have an upgrade to improve safety.