Enjoying the Middle Ages at Pumpkin Festival

Entertainment at this year's pumpkin festival

YOUR GUIDE: Reptiles on show at Ecofest 2016

Ecofest 2014 Photo Mike Richards / The Observer

All you need to know about the popular Ecofest.

The Old Station Fly In and Heritage Show, full program:

AVIATION enthusiasts mark their diary on the last weekend of May every year to make sure they don’t miss out on the The Old Station Fly-In and Heritage Show.

AVIATION enthusiasts mark this weekend in their diary every year.

Where kids can take part in Simultaneous Storytime

Library staff Veronica Shaw and Nita Matzky-Sting will be setting up for the simultaneous story time which will be held next week. May 18th, 2016.

Storytime activities are held around the Gladstone region.

Ian Moss brings his six string to Gladstone

Ian Moss will perform in Gladstone in June.

Moss will tour the brilliant Six Strings album

Markets popping up in new Gladstone location

Wares on show at the PCYC markets, Gladstone. Photo Luka Kauzlaric / The Observer

This week's markets are at a new location.

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Chanel College Presents High School Musical

Disney's High School Musical is fun for the whole family.

Vivaldi Bach Mozart

Classical music the world over” –

Classical music the world over” –

The Wiggles - Wiggle Town

With so many sold out shows last year, you better get a wiggle on and get your tickets now as tickets to The Wiggle Town tour will sell like … Hot Potatoes!

With so many sold out shows last year, you better get a wiggle on and get your...

Carl Barron - Drinking with a Fork

After making over 300,000 Australian’s laugh on his last tour and taking a year off to star in his first feature film, Carl returns at his brilliant best.

After making over 300,000 Australian’s laugh on his last tour and taking a year off...

Akmal

Remember, if you go and see any other comedian this year, then the terrorists have won.

Remember, if you go and see any other comedian this year, then the terrorists have...

The Peasant Prince

Audiences will be captivated by this inspiring story. Definitely not to be missed!

Audiences will be captivated by this inspiring story. Definitely not to be...

CounterMove - Sydney Dance Co.

CounterMove will intrigue, move and entertain you. Don’t miss out.

CounterMove will intrigue, move and entertain you. Don’t miss out.

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

Five things you need to know before taking a lightning photo

Key tips from photographer Warren Lynam

Property: What $300,000 buys you

Here's what $300,000 would look like in different suburbs.

GIG GUIDE: Live music and events this week

Local musician Nathan Bedford will play at the Ryges CBD Restaurant and the Grand Hotel this weekend.

A list of where you can catch live music, bingo and poker this week.

$150K bid to lure overseas tourist to Gladstone region

THE plan to make part of the Gladstone region a tourism mecca for overseas tourists.

3200 Gladstone region construction jobs stalled for months

VISION: An artist’s impression of the layout of the proposed Hummock Hill development.

$950m island construction south of Gladstone stalled by state

Agnes Water featured on travel site in all its glory: video

An aerial shot of Agnes Water main beach. Photo Contributed

Video shows just how special Agnes Water is.

11 awesome things to do in Hervey Bay

Looking out across the Bay.

Hervey Bay delights storytellers

Reef cat fire has major effect on tourism trade

These images show the Spirit of 1770 as it was engulfed in flames  late yesterday afternoon.

The crew activated their emergency procedures

1770 cruise fire rescuers and volunteers thanked

These images show the Spirit of 1770 as it was engulfed in flames  late yesterday afternoon.

The 1770 Bowls Club is hosting a thank you event.

YHA: Backpacker tax laws delayed, but we want them dead

Backpackers are vital in providing labour for many farmers across Australia.

Coalition facing heat from farmers, tourism sector over $500m grab

Fish ladder helps Fitzroy River and reef health

Fitzroy Barrage

“Fish species are an important aspect of this ecosystem..."

Basic rod and reel maintenance pays

TOP CATCH: Kalani Love pictured with a nice squire and red throat emperor.

Looking after your fishing gear is paramount for the longevity of yo

Australian cave diving is regulated

Cave diving.

Cavern diving an exciting adventure