A large crowd packed the Wondai Regional Art Gallery on Friday night to welcome in a new year of exhibitions, and begin preparing themselves for change.
Local galloper Ascot Bound ($6), with Kelly Gates aboard, dug deep to provide a very satisfying touch to the Col Ryan Memorial at Wondai’s summertime program on January 19.
South Burnett’s 2017 Citizen of the Year Elaine Madill has added another award to her name … this time an Order of Australia Medal in the 2019 Australia Day Honours.
Registrations are now open for people planning to take part in the 2019 Wondai Country Running Festival on June 22-23.
Children and families will have the opportunity to explore a program of hands-on and multimedia activities when “APT9 Kids on Tour” visits the Wondai Art Gallery soon.
The hot weather didn’t scare away punters from the South Burnett Race Club’s bonus summer meeting on Saturday, much to the delight of race club officials.
Saturday’s Fashion theme for South Burnett Race Club’s meeting is Summer Safari. Interestingly, the latter word is Swahili for journey.
Wondai Kindergarten closed its doors for 2018 last Thursday, and there are no plans for them to re-open in 2019.
Wondai Lions Club’s Christmas raffle has raised more than $800 for the LifeFlight Foundation.
This summer, fans will have one last chance to see the works of an artist who’s exhibited at the Wondai Regional Art Gallery for more than 25 years.
Wondai’s parkrun group will be celebrating its 100th weekly run on Saturday morning.
South Burnett residents shouldn’t be alarmed if they hear more aircraft than usual flying about at night over the next few days.
Wondai’s recent Tidy Towns award wins will never be forgotten now that a whole bunch of signs have been presented to the town.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday (November 22) for the former “first lady” of Wondai Shire, Alison Iszlaub.
Police in the Murgon-Cherbourg area have investigated the theft of five vehicles in just two days, plus the attempted theft of another.
Earlier this month Wondai was named the Tidiest Town in Queensland … now Wondai P-9 State School has been named Queensland’s Cleaner Greener School.
The past four years have been very special … marking the 100 years since the start of World War I, 100 years since the Gallipoli landing, and finally, 100 years since the Great War ended.
A 34-year-old Wondai man was transported to hospital with suspected leg and neck injuries after a motorcycle crash in Wondai just before 4:00pm on Friday.
Wondai art lovers were treated to a very different art gallery opening on Friday night … a recital by singers as well as colourful displays by textile artists.
Wondai residents are celebrating the town’s latest honour … being named Queensland’s Tidiest Town for 2018 in the prestigious Queensland Tidy Towns competition.
Police are investigating an apparent road rage incident which occurred in Wondai last Tuesday (October 23).
JKI International has taken over the Wondai seed plant formerly operated by the Blue Ribbon Group.
A total of 14 teams from all parts of southern Queensland converged on Wondai at the weekend for the second annual Dingo Creek bowls carnival.
Police are currently searching for two vehicles stolen from Wondai and Cherbourg on Wednesday night / Thursday morning.