south burnett history

Where you can read the first drafts of local history

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The Nanango History Room has spent the last few days sorting through and organising...

Changes in the world of printing in the South Burnett

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From working as a paper delivery boy to installing and running printing presses...

‘We need to take more care in preserving our history’

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Local historian and author Dr Judith Grimes recalls how the newspaper has helped...

PAPERS, PROTESTS, PREMIER: Ex-editor reflects on the ‘Times’

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Editor in the early ‘80s took on the paper during Sir Joh’s reign.

Part 3: The bad boys of the Burnett

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A part of our history that’s rarely celebrated but still spectacular - the...

Part 1: The bad boys of the Burnett

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A part of our history that’s rarely celebrated but still spectacular - the...

GALLERY: Historic sporting photos of the South Burnett

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FLASHBACK: Photos capturing sport played in the Burnett during the past century.

GALLERY: Ten historic sport photos of Kingaroy

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FLASHBACK: Ten images from the last century of sport in Kingaroy.

Family war medals uncovered years after peace declared

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LOOKING BACK: Dennien family of Murgon reflect on war years after seeking out...

10 South Burnett footballers who played in the NRL

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Our rich rugby league culture has produced countless talented footballers...

MUST READS: Top 10 stories you missed this week

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From stunning formal arrivals, well-loved businesses closing down, murder trials...

MEET ME AT BUSY BEE: Unknown story of Greek cafes

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Why Kingaroy’s Busy Bee Cafe captures an important snapshot in Australia’s migrant...

PARANORMAL INVESTIGATION: Spirits at Moore Stonehouse?

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Stonehouse was built in the 1870's and four people have died there.

FAMILY AFFAIR: Photos reveal early years of Wondai race club

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See one of the earliest known photos of the racing committee.

LOOKING BACK: Old photos show some of region's early nurses

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Get a glimpse of early age of nursing in region.

PUBS OF THE PAST: A look at the Burnett's old watering holes

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A historic photo gallery of the South Burnett's old pubs.

LOOKING BACK: Historic photos show Burnett's sporting legacy

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We found 100-year-old photos of Burnett's sporting history.

100 YEARS: How footy culture nearly came to an end in region

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Community rallies to revitalise rugby league.

How embracing technology is keeping Nanango's history alive

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Keeping their history alive is important to the Nanango community.

TOO SOFT: 'Invincible team' vet slams today's players

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Full team list of 1969's invincible Kilkivan/Goomeri team.

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