Residents within the quiet rural residential area of Brooklands have had to endure continual disruption to their peaceful lifestyle. In the general meeting held 15th February 2017, Councillors voted to allow an operator to run a truck depot from his residential address. The owner was finally forced to lodged a material Change of Use (MCU)… Read More Rural Residents quiet lifestyle still being disrupted.
Owners of unfinished houses within the Memerambi Estate debacle organised a public meeting today with local media, National 9 News and Steve Dickson MP. (Member for Buderim and Queensland One Nation Leader). None of our Councillors or local MP were in attendance. Even before the days event started the Sth Burnett Online reporter, Anne Martindale,… Read More Memerambi Housing Estate
‘Breadcrumbs’…Exactly what the Sth Burnett Regional Council offers in the line of easy navigation around their official Web Page. http://www.southburnett.qld.gov.au Council allegedly offer residents the availability of browsing every aspect of Council and their business, from minutes of meetings, local laws & policies, downloading required documents, through to media releases. Or do they? How many pages… Read More “Page Not Found” Sth Burnett RC
I am truly astounded. THIS is happening ON peoples Land. They Produce FOOD, raise Cattle, grow grains, vegies, preserving Waterways as they rely on them, THEY LIVE THERE, and this Mining proposal will destroy the lot. The State Governance is behaving questionably over Mining Applications currently, Qld has coal Miners being diagnosed with Black Lung,… Read More Kingaroy water supply could be contaminated with arsenic by Moreton Resources proposed coal mine.
There has been confusion created by some media over a few local community groups. These resident action groups have formed to assist the ratepeyers of the South Burnett have a greater voice towards helping the South Burnett Regional Council guide the Shire. Here are the facts about three local groups that primarily focus on the… Read More South Burnett Groups – dispelling the myths
Kingaroy Coal Mine Public Forum 7 pm Thursday 11th August Kingaroy Town Hall Download or view pdf: KCCG_Public Forum Brochure v3 (1) Two factors will decide the future of this mine. 1. The weight of informed public opinion 2. The community response to the company’s application for a mining lease. A big effort from the… Read More Kingaroy coal mine public forum
The South Burnett Home Produce Share exists so that people from the community can bring surplus produce from home and share it with others. They are not about money or “winning” at a swap, there are lots of places to sell produce in the region. They are about sharing and community. They aim for slow,… Read More South Burnett Home Produce Share
AGL updates the community on Coopers Gap Wind Farm AGL hosted a Community Consultative Committee (CCC) meeting in Bell, with over 50 people attending, all interested to hear about the latest progress on the proposed Coopers Gap Wind Farm in southern Queensland. Coopers Gap is AGL Energy’s foremost renewable energy project in Queensland. If the… Read More Update on the Coopers Gap Wind Farm