UPDATE: Workers in action at Bunnings Warehouse Kingaroy on Thursday.
UPDATE: Workers in action at Bunnings Warehouse Kingaroy on Thursday. Claudia Williams

UPDATE: Bunnings confirms details for Kingaroy store

THE new Bunnings Warehouse is the talk of the town, and "when will the new Kingaroy store open?” is the question on many residents' lips.

The hardware chain has confirmed the Kingaroy store remains on track to open mid-year.

State operations manager Kent Payne said the store would provide employment to a team of more than 60 people.

"The new Bunnings Warehouse in Kingaroy is on track to open mid-year as planned with a full range including timber, trade and a cafe,” he said.

The construction of Bunnings Wharehouse Kingaroy on March 21, 2019.
TAKING SHAPE: Workers in action at Bunnings Warehouse Kingaroy. Claudia Williams

"We look forward to celebrating the new store with the community later this year with a grand opening event.”

Mr Payne said Bunnings was in the process of finalising the recruitment of more than 60 new team members.