Proston To Be ‘Dementia Friendly’

Proston To Be ‘Dementia Friendly’

Proston will work to become a Dementia Friendly Community after a recent workshop raised awareness of just how widespread the condition is likely to become over the next few decades.

Man Dies In Crash

Man Dies In Crash

A South Burnett man aged in his 50s was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Proston on Sunday afternoon.

No Brochure For Proston … Yet

No Brochure For Proston … Yet

A brochure outlining the tourist attractions of the Proston district will not be joining a recently released set of tourist brochures for Blackbutt, Nanango, Kingaroy, Wondai and Murgon … not soon, anyway.

Have You Seen Alana?

Have You Seen Alana?

UPDATE: Alana has has been located safe.

Park Named In Doctor’s Honour

Park Named In Doctor’s Honour

South Burnett Regional Council will name a small park in Proston in honour of one of the town’s former doctors, who planted its trees 85 years ago.

Proston Team Off To The Ekka!

Proston Team Off To The Ekka!

Proston P-10’s show team will be heading off with a team of cattle to the Brisbane Ekka, thanks to the generosity of a number of rural businesses.

Feedlot Opens Up To Ag Teachers

Feedlot Opens Up To Ag Teachers

Agriculture teachers and ag assistants from schools across the Wide Bay region had the opportunity on Thursday to visit a working feedlot when they toured Smithfield, near Proston.

Farmers Seek To Lease Rail Land

Farmers Seek To Lease Rail Land

Farmers along the Murgon-Proston rail corridor have asked the South Burnett Regional Council to grant them a 17-year sub-lease to prevent a rail trail being built between Hivesville and Proston for a generation.

Three Big Days At Proston

Three Big Days At Proston

The Golden Spurs campdraft, held at Proston Showgrounds at the weekend, was one of the biggest yet according to organisers.

Cattle Star At Proston Show

Cattle Star At Proston Show

The annual Proston Show was one of the few local shows to go ahead in 2020 and organisers weren’t going to allow COVID-19 rules and regulations to stop it going ahead in 2021.

Proston Pub Offers Grants

Proston Pub Offers Grants

The Golden Spurs Hotel in Proston has jumped on board a great idea and is offering a string of community grants to local not-for-profit groups.

Man Charged Over Shooting

Man Charged Over Shooting

Detectives have charged a 55-year-old man following an investigation into the wounding of a man in Proston on November 20.

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