What's On In The South Burnett Today?

Two Crashes On Highway

Two Crashes On Highway

Three people were taken to Kingaroy Hospital by ambulance after two vehicles collided at Coolabunia on Thursday night.

Burnout Costs Teen $427

Burnout Costs Teen $427

A teenager is more than $400 poorer – and won’t be able to drive his car for three months – after police saw him doing a burnout last week in Kingaroy.

Man Jailed On Dog Fight Charge

Man Jailed On Dog Fight Charge

The RSPCA has described a court decision last week to jail a man found guilty of a dog fighting charge as a “huge win”

Beware Of Tractor Scams

Beware Of Tractor Scams

Detectives are warning rural Queenslanders to remain vigilant about scams linked to fake online stores selling non-existent farm machinery and vehicles.

Police Committee Turns 30

Police Committee Turns 30

The Kingaroy Community Police Consultative Committee marked its 30th anniversary last month, making it one of the longest-serving police liaison committees in Queensland.

Truck Rolls On Highway

Truck Rolls On Highway

A driver has been transported to Kingaroy Hospital in a stable condition after a flyash truck tipped over on the D’Aguilar Highway on Wednesday morning.

Under The Bonnet On Again

Under The Bonnet On Again

Kingaroy Police – in conjunction with Bill Hull Car Centre – have scheduled another one of their popular “Under The Bonnet” sessions for drivers.

Woman Killed In Crash

Woman Killed In Crash

A 51-year-old Nanango woman has died and a second driver injured in a head-on collision on the D’Aguilar Highway at Barkers Creek Flat on Friday morning.

Boy Arrested Over Fire

Boy Arrested Over Fire

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested after police spotted a small fire in a Murgon toilet block on Saturday evening.

Probation For Assault

Probation For Assault

An 18-year-old man has been placed on probation for 18 months after an incident in Cherbourg last Friday during which a woman was seriously assaulted.

Our SPER Debt Tops $8.8m

Our SPER Debt Tops $8.8m

More than 3226 people – or roughly 10 per cent of the South Burnett’s population – collectively owed the State Government more than $8.8 million in fines at the end of May.

Gel Blaster Seized By Police

Gel Blaster Seized By Police

A 40-year-old Kingaroy man has been charged with going armed in public to cause fear after an incident involving a gel blaster near Memorial Park in Kingaroy on Tuesday afternoon.

Driver Escapes Injury

Driver Escapes Injury

A woman aged in her 70s was assessed by paramedics after her Toyota sedan rolled through a glass window at her home in Burnett Street, Nanango.

LNP To Target Youth Crime

LNP To Target Youth Crime

Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has unveiled a tough “three strikes, you’re out” policy to target youth crime.