Provenance toolkit to help rural businesses stand out

Economic Development Officer - Business South Burnett

When it comes to food and fibre, consumers want to know who produced it, where it was produced and how it was produced. New AgriFutures Australia funded work not only confirms that building provenance through storytelling is a critical strategy for bringing brands and products to life, but also offers the practical tools to help…

JobKeeper Payments – Enrolling & Applying

Managing Senior Accountant - Chesterton Accounting

The ATO have released more information relating to the recent JobKeeper payments as part of the Government stimulus package. Please follow the below steps to ensure that your business can receive these payments for eligible employees: Register your interest at https://www.ato.gov.au/Job-keeper-payment/ Check that your business and your employees are eligible through https://www.ato.gov.au/General/JobKeeper-Payment/Employers/Eligible-employers/ and https://www.ato.gov.au/General/JobKeeper-Payment/Employers/Your-eligible-employees/ Ensure…

How is your business travelling?

Economic Development and Tourism in South Burnett region - South Burnett Regional Council/South Burnett Directions

Traditionally post Easter, with the change in season, we would expect to see a change in business across the South Burnett. In 2020, the change is vastly different from previous years. In the past six weeks, business and social restrictions have heavily influenced decision making for business. Over the next 3 weeks, BEAP BEAP will…

Local videos raise awareness

Economic Development and Tourism in South Burnett region - South Burnett Regional Council/South Burnett Directions

To deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, newly introduced government restrictions have been forced on mainstream food service businesses.  These restrictions require cafes, restaurants and bakeries to adapt, implementing a takeaway and/or home delivery service model. In addition to national food laws, the COVID-19 pandemic has added further need for vigilance. With this in mind, the…

A happy HOME Easter in South Burnett

Economic Development and Tourism in South Burnett region - South Burnett Regional Council/South Burnett Directions

In 2020, the Easter Bunny has special exemption to cross borders as Australia is in lockdown.  Here’s some tips to maximise your Easter break while also giving you opportunity to support local business. Check out Takeaway the South Burnett for traditional fish based meals on Good Friday. Complete your Easter project using materials from local…

Vital Health is delivering Telehealth appointments!

Physiotherapist, MAcup, MChiro, MCMT, APAM - Vital Health Kingaroy - EffectivePhysio

You can start or continue your physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, exercise physiology, dietetics and psychology appointments via video calls. See the video below or contact us for further information. Kingaroy: 07 4162 7272 Watch the video here  

Chronic Pain? See what researchers suggest as treatment!

Physiotherapist, MAcup, MChiro, MCMT, APAM - Vital Health Kingaroy - EffectivePhysio

Watch the video here! In August 2019 the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network updated their practice guidelines on the management of chronic pain, analyzing different medications and treatment strategies. This report was approved by the National Health System of the UK. Treatment options not involving drugs are easily accessible with your physiotherapist and allied health providers.…

JobKeeper Payments

Managing Senior Accountant - Chesterton Accounting

The Government has just announced it’s third stimulus package update in response to the coronavirus outbreak. A wage subsidy will be available to eligible businesses and not-for-profit entities who can demonstrate a loss in revenue of 30 per cent or more when compared to the relative period a year ago. Businesses with a turnover of…