72 hours of things to do

2015 PCYC Charity Ball. 
Photo Paul Braven / The Observer

We have your weekend sorted with 72 hours of things to do

Die-hard fan's 34 magic Gympie Muster years

STICK AROUND FOR A BEER: Mal Williams has been at every Gympie Muster for 34 years.

Mal Williams has only missed one Muster in 35 years - the first one

John Williamson winding up for another Gympie Muster

John Williamson is bringing some new songs and artists to this year's Muster.

John Williamson is back and ready to put on his best show ever

Eight free events to check out in Gladstone this weekend

An aerial shot of Agnes Water main beach. Photo Contributed

You don't have to spend a fortune to have a good weekend.

Aussie rapper in town for first ever Gladstone show

HE'S BACK: Drapht returns to the stage with his first Gladstone show this Friday.

Catch Drapht for his first Gladstone show this Friday night.

Patti Smith confirmed for Bluesfest 2017

CONFIRMED: US singer Patti Smith performing in Switzerland last year.

Find out who else in the first line up announcement

Brunie Riley - Morning Melodies Season 2016

Brunie has a voice of outstanding quality, range and power, and caresses the lyrics of a ballad, as only she can.

Capricorn Film Festival

Central Queensland's premiere short film festival based in Gladstone

Central Queensland's premiere short film festival based in Gladstone

Capricorn Film Festival

Central Queensland's premiere short film festival based in Gladstone

Capricorn Film Festival

CQ's annual film festival, education & exhibition organisation whom promotes while nurturing local talent and showcases global films to the local community

CQ's annual film festival, education & exhibition organisation whom promotes while...

C&K Clinton Community Childcare Centre Open Day

C&K Clinton is holding its annual open day to showcase what the kindy has to...

QCWA Fathers Day Mini Market

Great priced goodies and gifts will be available to give Dad this Father’s Day with handcrafts, baking and bric-a-brac stalls on display. Morning tea available.

Great priced goodies and gifts will be available to give Dad this Father’s Day with...

Bororen State School P&C's LUNA MARKETS

Come along to our Luna Markets on Friday 9th September, 5pm to 8pm at Bororen State School.

Come along to our Luna Markets on Friday 9th September, 5pm to 8pm at Bororen State...

10 common snakes and how to identify them

SUNSHINE Coast snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

Five of the best to places to bushwalk

Popular pass time offers something for everyone

Tips on how to respond to cyclone, storm warnings

Mark Fitzpatrick took this photo from a balcony in the Gladstone CBD.

Six tips for what to do if a heavy storm, cyclone is forecasted.

10 spots to visit in the Gladstone region this summer

Aerial View of South End (bottom) and Facing Island. Gladstone. Photo Brenda Strong / The Observer

Want to get out and cool down? Here's where to visit in summer

Our picks from the photos of the region you sent in

RESIDENTS keep taking pictures, so we keep printing them; here are the latest sent in to us.

$100m plan for Curtis Island 'world class' luxury resort

$100 million resort: Top views at Turtle Street at Curtis Island.

"At the moment we think it meets all the town planning approvals.”

Big disruptions on Bruce Hwy to come over next two years

Traffic chaos on the Bruce Highway will worsen with major roadworks.

The Bruce Highway will become more congested but it's for our good

Investors eye Gladstone's $4m island with resort approval

UP FOR SALE: Turtle Island is on the market.

CHINESE and Sydney investors flag interest in Gladstone island.

'Mass extinction': Hollywood celebs' last visit to Gladstone reef

Can you spot something familiar in this TV series trailer?

Major concerns as backpacker review starts

The Government announced the start of a review and public consultation on the broad range of issues affecting the supply and remuneration conditions of labour performed by Working Holiday Maker visa holders.

Have your say on the backpacker tax

Access to Great Keppel Island key to backpacker success

SUCCESS STORY: 'Grom' Mellick takes 17 backpackers on a surfing lesson at Agnes Water.

Island should be a 'hook' to snare visitors