Rural Residents quiet lifestyle still being disrupted.

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.

Council Ignoring their own Shire Planning Scheme and Codes?

At the Council meeting held on Wednesday 15th Feb, South Burnett Regional Councillors once again showed their disdain towards ratepayers concerns and ignorance over their own Shire Planning Scheme and Regional Codes/Policies that we all have to abide by. After 7 years of a business that was being labeled ‘illegally operating’ and continuous complaints being… Read More Council Ignoring their own Shire Planning Scheme and Codes?

“Page Not Found” Sth Burnett RC

‘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

Arsonist strikes Goodger Wetlands and koala habitat

Goodger Wetlands – Koala habitat was a target for an arsonist early Saturday morning 7th January. This is the Land for Wildlife that had over 64 % of people polled voted for this area NOT to be burnt. https://freepress10.wordpress.com/2016/06/14/64-say-no-to-goodger-burn-survey-results/ The Sth Burnett Regional Council was adamant their alloted planned reserve burns using RFBs as their contractors… Read More Arsonist strikes Goodger Wetlands and koala habitat

Kingaroy water supply could be contaminated with arsenic by Moreton Resources proposed coal mine.

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.

Deb Frecklington – dangerous to Nanango Electorate and State of Qld?

This MP,  Deputy Opposition Leader,  Deb Frecklington Nanango State Electorate,  is absolutely dangerous to the people of the Electorate and to the State of Qld. Her Party,  when she was Minister Assistant to Premier, Newman and the now Leader, ex Treasurer wanted to SELL Stanwell,  to FUND Adani Coals Rail line and to Export our… Read More Deb Frecklington – dangerous to Nanango Electorate and State of Qld?

South Burnett Groups – dispelling the myths

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

Consequences of proposed open-cut coal mining in the vicinity of Kingaroy

“In conclusion Moreton’s project plans $11 billion in sales and prima facie this may look attractive until one looks at Kammen’s estimate of the cost of damage including that to health, property and income of residents in the South Burnett. Ill health may take years to develop, but in just a few years it is… Read More Consequences of proposed open-cut coal mining in the vicinity of Kingaroy