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COVID-19: Events cancelled or postponed

COVID-19: Events cancelled or postponed

In light of the current concerns surrounding COVID-19, South Burnett Regional Council has posted a thread, open for ANY Non-Profit or Community Group wishing to advise cancellations and/or postponements of events or gatherings. View here

Australian Government Economic Stimulus package – Support for business

Yesterday the Australian Government announced a range of measures to support small businesses and employees, including apprentices and trainees, to manage the impacts of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.  The key components of the package include: Support for business Support is available for small and medium businesses with aggregated annual turnover under $50 million to cover the …

South Burnett Mayor calls for calm

South Burnett Mayor calls for calm

Image courtesy of southburnett.com.au South Burnett Regional Council held a special media conference on Saturday afternoon to update local residents via live video about the novel coronavirus COVID-19 in Kingaroy. The address followed a meeting of the South Burnett Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) – which consists of members of local emergency services and Queensland Health …

Lifeline Community Connections program

Lifeline Community Connections program

This program has been developed to address the negative impact on individuals and communities due to the ongoing drought conditions and is being rolled out across the Lockyer Valley, Somerset, South Burnett, Cherbourg, Western Downs, Goondiwindi, Southern Downs and Toowoomba regions. Our program is looking to help communities access training and resources around social and …

Alford Street Carpark Upgrade, Kingaroy

Alford Street Carpark Upgrade, Kingaroy

As part of Councils commitment to providing infrastructure for the Kingaroy CBD, you are invited to make comment on the attached plans, for the carpark currently accessed from Alford Street, Kingaroy. Council at its January 2020 General Meeting, resolved to allocate funds to the value of $600,000 towards the upgrade of this carpark. Should you have any …

COVID-19 advice from Lutheran Services

Click the link below for a letter from Lutheran Services CEO Nick Ryan regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. If you would like further factual advice about the virus you may be interested in the information published on the Department of Health website. If you would like to know more about the steps we are taking please …

Queensland Health Tender sale building removal

Queensland Health Tender sale building removal

The building known as the Canteen at Kingaroy Hospital located at lot 82 on Plan FY807385, 152–176 Youngman Street Kingaroy. Tenders are invited for the sale and complete removal of building and associated service disconnection works. Tender documents and inspection of the premise can be arranged by contacting Mrs Kim Oates, Senior Project Officer on …

Have your say in the Barriers to Scale Research Project

Have your say in the Barriers to Scale Research Project

The Queensland Government is supporting national research that will explore a better understanding of the conditions needed by owners to scale their business. This collaborative research project led by the Advisory Board Centre will also help identify the barriers and success strategies for female-led businesses. To truly understand the challenges and opportunities facing Australian businesses, …