GALLERY: 15 Big Things you said you want for Benaraby

Benaraby might be in store for its very own Big Thing after Mayor Matt Burnett's hinting Facebook post
Benaraby might be in store for its very own Big Thing after Mayor Matt Burnett's hinting Facebook post Contributed

AFTER seeing Mayor Matt Burnett's Facebook post hinting Benaraby was in store for its very own Big Thing, we asked you what Big Thing you'd like to see in Gladstone.

In a Facebook post he wrote whilst visiting the Big Orange in Gayndah on his way to North Burnett, Gladstone Region Mayor Matt Burnett hinted we could soon be joining the multitude of Big Things already scattered throughout the country.

"Wait till you see what BIG thing is being built in Benaraby," he said in his Facebook post.

Right now, Queenslanders are fortunate enough to have a number of Big Things to choose from including the Big Crocodile Head near Daintree River, the Big Peanut just north of Tolga and the Big Mango in Bowen.

There's even the Big Orange in Gayndah!

Thanks to our online community, a long and hilarious list of suggestions has flooded in.

The Big Things you want for Benaraby:

1. The Big Smiley-Faced Rock - Jason Broadhurst

2. The Big Ute - Katrina Campbell

3. The Big Barramundi - Joel Profke, Kaoma Dingle, Kris Demaine, Sherri Harding-Watson, Cash Larney and Krystal Leigh-Anne

4. The Big Seashell - Leisa Teather

5. The Big Donut - Angelina Tiffany Taylor Mossman

6. The Big Catfish - Donna Ellis and Micheal O'Neil

7. The Big Flame - Jamie Phipps

8. The Big FIFO Worker - Kristy Robertson-Hughes

9. The Big Drag Car - Tash Wallis

10. The Big Cruise Ship - Mandy Green

11. The Big Mozzie - Dan Williams and Dave Murray

12. The Big Turtle - Sherri Harding-Watson and Gaston Boulanger

13. The Big Sea Cucumber - Ryan Wallace

14. The Big Fish - Dave Joe King Batley

15. The Big Playground - Katherine Ormond

Topics:  benaraby big things gladstone region mayor matt burnett

CRINGE: Gladstone's grossest bond clean horror stories

Hands of female cleaner using spray stains remover

A sea of nappies, a honey pot of poo and toilet training gone wrong.

Pub worker jailed for $49,882 Centrelink scam

BEHIND BARS: Justin Stevens in happier times at the Biloela Hotel.

34-year-old caught out rorting carer payments in 2013.

Local Partners

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy a slick, impressive effort

New Uncharted game for PS4 hits the shelves

Bride and Prejudice's Chris reveals more family heartache

Grant and Chris feature on the TV series Bride & Prejudice. Supplied by Channel 7.

His dad’s health has dealt a massive blow to their happy life

Nicole's ready to bust out of Doctor Doctor's love triangle

Nicole da Silva stars in season two of Doctor Doctor.

New season gets a fresh injection of relationship dilemmas.

MOVIE REVIEW: Tom Cruise flying high again in drug drama

Tom Cruise plays pilot Barry Seal in the movie American Made.

FILM STAR delivers his best performance in some time.

The Project will now be on six nights a week

The Project presenters Waleed Aly, Carrie Bickmore and Peter Helliar.

The Project is expanding with a Sunday night edition and a new host.

Click your fingers, tap your toes

Helen Peters, Elisabeth Wallis-Gaedtke, Evalee Sharples and Kemal Avunduk rehearse for Fascinating Rhythm, Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir's performance of hot jazz, sizzling samba, Latin beats and smooth swing sounds at Lake Kawana Community Centre on August 26-27.

Libby to set beat for Fascinating Rhythm this weekend

Margot Robbie is unrecognisable in London

Margot, is that really you?

MARGOT Robbie looks completely unrecognisable as Queen Elizabeth I.

REVEALED: New shops for Coast centre's $12million revamp

Coast retail centre expands as part of $12million refurbishment

Residents fear sand mine sell out by State Minister

Sand mine opponents attend the Nambour Council Chambers.Cou

Further testing undertaken on site, despite claims of significance

Investors quick to snap up property in key growth corridor

High-profile commercial site sells at auction for $4.920m

EXPLAINED: What the 'Costco effect' means for Ipswich

PRICE WARS: A Costco store similar to this one in Canberra, is planned for Ipswich.

Exclusive 'cult' about to change how families do grocery shopping