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Tue 23 Apr 2019

PHOTOS: Mount Perry Show a hit

PHOTOS: Mount Perry Show a hit

North Burnett locals and those who travelled hundreds of kilometres to attend the 2019 Mount Perry Show were treated to a stellar event at the weekend.

Mon 22 Apr 2019

Show legend honoured as grandchildren compete in his arena

Show legend honoured as grandchildren compete in his arena

Sandra Wallace held back tears watching her grandchildren compete in her late husband's memorial campdraft.

Three children hospitalised after Brisbane Valley crash

Three children hospitalised after Brisbane Valley crash

Three patients have been transported to hospital after a truck and vehicle crash earlier this afternoon

Fri 19 Apr 2019

'We're overwhelmed': pool lessees reflect on first season

'We're overwhelmed': pool lessees reflect on first season

Ben and Amy Golchert weren't surprised by the weekends they would have to give up to make a successful season.

Rural suppliers flocking to Gayndah field day

Rural suppliers flocking to Gayndah field day

Producers will receive all the latest rural news and updates in the agriculture industry as well as fantastic specials.

Thu 18 Apr 2019

Tattoo tells the story of an Anzac hero

Tattoo tells the story of an Anzac hero

Three dots tattooed on Chris De Lacy's wrist perpetually remind her that her father Alex Hawkins was a hero who paid his debt to his country.

NEWS BRIEFS: Motorcyclist collides with tree

NEWS BRIEFS: Motorcyclist collides with tree

A man was flown to hospital after his motorbike collided with a tree north of Biggenden

Young Farmers Challenge theme revealed

Young Farmers Challenge theme revealed

What skills will competitors be called upon to display at the upcoming Monto Show?

Wed 17 Apr 2019

Comiskey rides tall in Eidsvold

Comiskey rides tall in Eidsvold

ACA top-10 ranked drafter wins restricted open at Golden Bell.

Green machine on Roar's radar

Green machine on Roar's radar

Monto soccer junior invited to train at talent identification camp on Fraser Coast.

O'Dowd looks to make a splash

O'Dowd looks to make a splash

Announces new grants for the region as battle for Flynn heats up.

Picky Packers packed to the rafters

Picky Packers packed to the rafters

Owner says he can't keep up with requests for beds on Facebook.

Tenders to be called for Burnett water study

Tenders to be called for Burnett water study

Both councils will lead the community engagement as the project progresses.

Faces of Monto Show unveiled at High Tea

Faces of Monto Show unveiled at High Tea

Meet Miss Showgirl Clare Webb and Rural Ambassador Brianna Hockey.

OPINION: Flynn ground zero for the election

OPINION: Flynn ground zero for the election

Our division will be a key battleground for both major parties.

Fake vegan invasion Facebook post exposed

Fake vegan invasion Facebook post exposed

IF a Facebook post is to be believed, several stores will face a massive vegan invasion next week... or will they?

Tue 16 Apr 2019

Beers hits the campaign trail in North Burnett

Beers hits the campaign trail in North Burnett

Says his team were mistaken for vegan activists at the Gayndah Show as he door-knocks several North Burnett towns.

How Monto measures the weather

How Monto measures the weather

Each morning, council staff take manual measurements for the Bureau of Meteorology.

Indigenous rangers get funding boost

Indigenous rangers get funding boost

More than $1 million for Gidarjil Development Corporation.

Brumbies run out of legs at the final turn

Brumbies run out of legs at the final turn

Team does North Burnett proud with plucky performance in a losing cause.

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