FULL LIST: North Burnett 2021 Australia Day Award recipients

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The North Burnett’s most inspiring individuals and organisations were celebrated in...

Monto town makeover project claims Australia Day award

Premium Content Monto town makeover project claims Australia Day award

Two town-makeover projects overseen by Rural Aid have been recognised in Australia...

Proposed reef regulations may impact Burnett landowners

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Local landowners are being urged to familiarise themselves with proposed reef...


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Vet warns of rise in deadly cat disease in North Burnett

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A North Burnett vet is warning cat owners to be cautious of a rise in a life threatening feline disease.

Kingaroy mum’s alleged drink-drive lands baby in hospital

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A young mother and her baby were transported to hospital following a single-car rollover at Inverlaw.

Deb Frecklington demands answers over new hospital flooding

Premium Content Deb Frecklington demands answers over new hospital flooding

Reports major flooding occurred at Kingaroy’s brand new hospital facility have led the local member to demand answers from the Health Minister.

PHOTOS: Gayndah celebrates local spirit at Aus Day Awards

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Gayndah joined together in celebrating the contributions of these seven local achievers at the 2021 Australia Day Awards.

INSPIRING: From heart surgery to Young Citizen of the Year

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Gayndah student Georgia Laidler’s inspiring story of courage in times of adversity scored her the 2021 North Burnett Young Citizen of the Year.

Meet the North Burnett’s 2021 Citizen of the Year

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“Words don’t describe”: For a lifetime of contribution to his beloved hometown, Gayndah’s John Zahl has been named the 2021 North Burnett’s Citizen of the Year.

Emergency beacon saves injured Burnett motorbike rider

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Having the right equipment proved potentially lifesaving for a motorcycle rider, after he was seriously injured in the North Burnett.

Woman fined after trying to contest covid infringement

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The mum says she was unaware of the restrictions and was busted when she travelled to search for people missing at Mt Walsh

Speedway shares big plans after COVID quashed Aus Day event

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South Burnett Speedway Club are back at the drawing board for 10th Anniversary of the King’s Royal, which was sadly pulled this year.

Rental crisis warning as vacancy rates tighten across state

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Rental crisis warning as vacancy rates tighten

Romance anthology earns place on summer reading list

Romance anthology earns place on summer reading list

Book extract: The stage is set for drama in One From The Heart, an anthology...

Virtual spies: How much do Siri and Co listen to you

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When it comes to your “virtual friends” – Siri, Alexa, Cortana, Google Assistant...

Hot cross bun war: Who eats the most in Queensland

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Hot cross buns return as Coles takes on Woolworths

Telco offers free payphone calls for Christmas and New Year

Telco offers free payphone calls for Christmas and New Year

Telstra payphones are free to use over Christmas and New Year

Hospital blow out: Cancer patients at risk

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"Recovery was observed for some but not all cancer-related services"

CORONAVIRUS

    Sewage tests positive in three more Queensland areas

    Premium Content Sewage tests positive in three more Queensland areas

    COVID-19 viral fragments found at three wastewater treatment plants

    Australian Open lockdown exit plans revealed

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    Australian Open players and support staff set to exit quarantine

    NZ bubble suspended for another 72 hours

    NZ bubble suspended for another 72 hours

    NZ travel bubble suspended for another 72 hours

    China trials invasive new COVID bum test

    China trials invasive new COVID bum test

    Coronavirus testing: China trials anal swabbing for high-risk cases

    Aussies’ world-beating virus habit revealed

    Aussies’ world-beating virus habit revealed

    Australia tops global survey in alcohol drank during COVID-19

    Probe into suspected quarantine breach at Coast hotel

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    Voco Hotel Surfers Paradise: Probe into suspected COVID-19 quarantine breach

    Sport

    Backlash erupts over terrifying MMA hulk

    Backlash erupts over terrifying MMA hulk

    Terrifying MMA hulk Gabi Garcia sparks backlash after insulting next victim

    Staging Olympics not “irresponsible”

    Staging Olympics not “irresponsible”

    The Olympics will go ahead in Tokyo in July despite local COVID concerns

    Church leader attacks Margaret Court

    Church leader attacks Margaret Court

    Church leader attacks Margaret Court for ‘bad theology’

    National Sport

      Disturbing discovery in search for missing fishermen

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      Rescuers find debris including fuel can from missing fishermen

      The schools where parents want Satanism taught

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      The schools where families are pushing for Satanism classes

      Mum tells of tensions before daughter's death

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      Tensions between Breeana Robinson and mother, court told

      Predators lurking in students’ devices

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      Act For Kids urges parents to monitor screen time

      Officer suspended over inmate romance put up for award

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      Suspended correctional centre guard nominated for award

      Man’s thirst for more drinks lands him in court

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      Kruze Joesph Barcello had just finished a drinking session.

      Business News

        Australia to get largest solar farm in world

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        NT government to develop largest solar farm in world

        Not-for-profit gives kids wings to fly high as school starts

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        “Growing up it was always so exciting to go get your school books, so we always put...

        Darwin’s standing as sin city laid bare as strip clubs close

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        Adult entertainers struggling before and after COVID-19 hit

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        Entertainment

        Viral Bernie Sanders meme goes X-rated

        Viral Bernie Sanders meme goes X-rated

        OnlyFans star turns viral Bernie Sanders meme into porno

        Tones and I’s heartbreaking promise

        Tones and I’s heartbreaking promise

        ‘I am heartbroken’: Tones and I shares tribute to ‘brother’ killed on Australia...

        The Rock’s ‘complicated’ relationship with his dad

        The Rock’s ‘complicated’ relationship with his dad

        Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson opens up about ‘complicated’ relationship

        Mighty Ducks star turns life around

        Mighty Ducks star turns life around

        Shaun Weiss – who has had a difficult few years, marked by multiple arrests and...

        Real Estate

        Landlords, there is such a thing as too much rent

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        Property manager Tamara Wrigley says there are pitfalls for owners chasing too much...

        ‘Douse me in petrol’: Extraordinary email in Versace row

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        The extraordinary statement is contained in an email

        How squatters exploited loophole for free slice of paradise

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        It sounds like the plot from a movie, but two men are among a handful of...

        Inside Queensland’s housing boom

        Inside Queensland’s housing boom

        Buyers with “dollar signs in their eyes” driving housing boom

        Humble home of Gough Whitlam for sale

        Humble home of Gough Whitlam for sale

        Former prime minister Gough Whitlam’s humble home on the market

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        Jobs

        Palaszczuk swoops in for emergency NQ job talks

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        Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to discuss tourism industry future in Far North...

        Secret to staying employable when you take a break from work

        Secret to staying employable when you take a break from work

        Workers should be keeping in touch with their job while on a break

        Massive compo claim after alleged light bulb fail

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        Robert Leslie Hawkins seeks $308,000 compensation after allegedly suffering...

        Boss burned in staff’s resignation note

        Boss burned in staff’s resignation note

        US woman quits job at Target on the spot with a brutal accusation at the end of her...

        Far Northern mining: Industry tipped to shine in 2021

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        Mining sector looks to the future after weathering COVID pandemic

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        Motoring

        President Biden’s massive move

        President Biden’s massive move

        The project could cost about $US20b according to Reuters

        Once a ‘family’ brand now it’s attracting petrolheads

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        Queensland Raceway hosting an uprising of sorts on Sunday with the Hyundai N...

        Popular SUVs recalled for brake fault

        Popular SUVs recalled for brake fault

        Mitsubishi ASX and Outlander recalled for brake fault

        Huge change to affect popular SUV

        Huge change to affect popular SUV

        Changes coming means now is the time to get a deal

        Mazda’s world first SUV put to the test

        Mazda’s world first SUV put to the test

        Mazda CX-30 review: Groundbreaking new engine put to the test

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