Entries by Sheena Lindholm

Details from AGL Local Supplier Requirements

South Burnett Directions hosted an information session on the Coopers Gap Wind Farm Development Proposal with AGL.  The purpose of this session was to assist local suppliers wishing to participate in this opportunity to understand what is required. Over 40 people attended the first AGL information session outlining the scope and timing of the AGL […]

Sign Up to South Burnett Rewards Now

We are signing up businesses now! Do you want free promotion for your business? Do you want to increase foot traffic and customer loyalty? Do you want to be part of something BIG and unique to the South Burnett? We know you love and support local, let’s make sure the rest of the community does […]

REGISTER YOUR BUSINESS FOR SOUTH BURNETT REWARDS

South Burnett Directions is excited to be able to introduce our South Burnett rewards campaign supported by sponsors Heritage Bank Nanango, Swickers, South Burnett Regional Council, Burnett Business Centre, Ken Mills Toyota, JobMatch Employment and Bishopp Outdoor Advertising. Support from businesses is the most crucial element of the campaign, to create the groundswell movement necessary […]

COMMUNITY HOSPITAL WILL DELIVER

Professor Mark Radford in his speech on Opening Day of the Lady Bjelke-Petersen Community Hospital outlined a couple of key items during the opening on what this hospital can deliver. “My vision for the future is that Kingaroy can be the centre for health care delivery in the region.  We have both public and private/community hospital facilities.  We have […]

IMPROVE YOUR CHANCE OF SECURING CONTRACTS

Attend our Capability Statement workshop if you want your business to stand out from the crowd and improve your chance of securing contracts. Hosted by the Queensland Government, this interactive workshop aims to help businesses develop and prepare effective capability statements. What is a capability statement? A capability statement outlines capabilities and skills of your […]

CULINARY TOURISM FOOD FORUM IN KINGAROY

In November, we’re hosting a Culinary Tourism Food Forum for the South Burnett. The forum has been put together to discuss what does and will culinary food for tourism look like in the South Burnett. Discussion points will include: What is culinary tourism? Why is it important to the South Burnett? What do our visitors […]

INDUSTRY DISCUSSES HEAVY TRANSPORT WITH TMR

South Burnett Directions is paving the way forward for better transport access into the South Burnett, with the first meeting with Transport Stakeholders and Transport and Main Roads held earlier this month. Ian Sturdy, Department of Transport and Main Roads, updated the industry on key changes happening in the department with focus being on economic […]

DIRECTIONS HOSTS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

 On the first Tuesday of each month, the Kingaroy Chamber of Commerce hosts a meeting; and this time it was South Burnett Direction’s turn to host. Over 50 people were in attendance for the evening, in the shop-front office of South Burnett Directions next to the Kingaroy Library.  The Chair of South Burnett Directions, Mayor […]

Farmer builds Own On-Farm Wireless Solution

Determined to do something about having half his farm, including the family home, in a blackspot for NBN coverage, southern NSW farmer, Murray Scholz, decided to take matters into his own hands, setting up his own relay station to beam the signal to the house. … http://www.graincentral.com/…/farmer-builds-own-on-farm-wi…/ By Neil Lyon, 05 September 2016