Man Suffers Critical Injuries

Man Suffers Critical Injuries

A man aged in his 60s was airlifted to Brisbane in a critical condition after a machinery rollover in the Proston area on Wednesday evening.

Proston Celebration Decks The Hall

Proston Celebration Decks The Hall

Predicted storms prompted the organisers of the annual Proston Christmas Carnival to shift the annual town celebration into Proston Community Hall on Saturday night.

Flying Foxes ‘Not A Health Risk’

Flying Foxes ‘Not A Health Risk’

South Burnett Regional Council has released a statement following complaints raised by Proston residents about a large flying fox colony which has moved into a reserve on the edge of town.

Murgon Farewell For Irma

Murgon Farewell For Irma

A funeral service will be held in Murgon next Monday (September 10) for well-known and well-loved former Proston, Kingaroy and Murgon resident Irma Close.

Large Fire At Okeden

Large Fire At Okeden

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services has issued an Advice alert in relation to a bushfire burning near Parishs Road at Okeden, just north of Proston.

Nanango Takes Ekka Trifecta

Nanango Takes Ekka Trifecta

It was a big night for the Nanango Show Society on Saturday … not only did they host the annual dinner for South Burnett show societies, but their entrants were also selected to represent the region at this year’s Brisbane Ekka.

Girl Injured While Playing

Girl Injured While Playing

The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was called into help a young girl after she fell playing hide and seek at a property near Proston on Sunday afternoon.

Local Businesses Make It To The Top

Local Businesses Make It To The Top

Proston business couple Nick and Anita Blanch didn’t take home a major prize from the 2018 WFI Insurance Small Business Achiever Awards on Friday night, but they’re not unhappy.

Proston Joins Together For Easter

Proston Joins Together For Easter

Proston looks set to have a new annual community celebration following the success of the Easter Parade and Proston Regatta on Saturday.

Helicopter Called Three Times

Helicopter Called Three Times

RACQ LifeFlight rescue helicopters have been called in three times so far this Easter long weekend to the Manar Park off-road recreational park at Boondooma.

Proston Blessed With Another Great Show

Proston Blessed With Another Great Show

The Proston Show was “blessed with kind weather, green grass and a good range of exhibits” … these words from Federal MP Ken O’Dowd at the official opening summed up Saturday’s 60th annual show very nicely.