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Council Buys Historic Mountain

Council Buys Historic Mountain

Somerset Regional Council has bought an historic mountain at Esk for $420,000 with the aim of encouraging recreational tourism at the site.

Murgon Duo To Run Yallakool

Murgon Duo To Run Yallakool

Murgon businessman Heath Sander and his wife Rowena have been appointed the new managers for Yallakool Caravan and Recreation Park at Bjelke-Petersen Dam.

Updated Trails Guide Released

Updated Trails Guide Released

Toowoomba Regional Council has launched the 2020 “Walks & Trails of Toowoomba Region” guide which showcases 78 local nature excursions.

Focus On Indigenous Tourism

Focus On Indigenous Tourism

Queensland’s “Year of Indigenous Tourism” has been stretched out into 2021 as the tourism industry continues to recover from the impacts of COVID-19.

Dams To Reopen For Campers

Dams To Reopen For Campers

Boondooma and Bjelke-Petersen dams will reopen for overnight guests from August 1, just in time for the South Burnett Regional Council-sponsored Festival of the Dams. 

New Circuit Extends Link

New Circuit Extends Link

The Link trail that connects Yarraman to Kingaroy via Nanango is barely a year old, but it is now about 60 per cent bigger.

Bike Track Plan Moves Ahead

Bike Track Plan Moves Ahead

A new adventure tourist experience is a step closer to fruition with the awarding of a design contract for new mountain bike trails at the Bunya Mountains.

Freestays Pay Off For Proston

Freestays Pay Off For Proston

A free 48-hour caravan and RV parking area in Proston which opened a little more than three years ago is starting to pay steady dividends for the town.

Cultural Centre Timeline

Cultural Centre Timeline

Work on Murgon’s new $1.59 million Cultural Centre in Macalister Street is planned to start within the next three months.

Wondai Festival’s Ready To Run

Wondai Festival’s Ready To Run

The Wondai Country Running Festival is one of the few South Burnett events in 2020 that didn’t decide to “pull the plug” early during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Murgon’s $1.59m Dream Comes True

Murgon’s $1.59m Dream Comes True

Murgon’s planned Cultural Centre – including an art gallery and fossil museum – will become a reality following a Federal Government grant of $1.596 million announced on Friday

$27,750 For Yarraman Festival

$27,750 For Yarraman Festival

Yarraman residents will also be celebrating after Friday’s announcement of Building Better Regions Fund projects, with $27,750 Federal cash to flow to the town.

Camping Still Banned At Dams

Camping Still Banned At Dams

Camping and cabin accommodation at the South Burnett’s two dams will remain closed, despite the easing of some COVID-19 restrictions by the State Government

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