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IT was a busy weekend for residents in Gladstone this weekend, from various Christmas activities to a plane crash, our reporters and photographers were in amongst the action. 

 

On Friday night, there was barely a spare seat at the Gladstone Marina for the 2019 Santos GLNG Mayor's Christmas Carols. Families flooded to the GPC stage for the annual Christmas festivity, many excited to see guest performer Tania Kernaghan. 

Hayley and Harry Kenny at the Mayor's Christmas Carols on December 6.
Hayley and Harry Kenny at the Mayor's Christmas Carols on December 6.

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and on Saturday morning, Ulysses Club held their annual Toy Run. The fundraising event attracted more than 100 riders to hit the roads on their festively decorated bikes and trikes. 

Bikes riding through the Tondoon Botanic Gardens as part of the Ulysses Club annual Toy Run on December 7.
Bikes riding through the Tondoon Botanic Gardens as part of the Ulysses Club annual Toy Run on December 7.

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More than 900 people filled the Gladstone Pool on Saturday for the annual QAL end of year family event. People had the chance to swim in the pool, eat free ice cream and enjoy the sausage sizzle put on by the Kareeba Scouts. 

 

Kylie Seng, Abigail Brennan, James Brennan, Jett Harch (front) Josey Brennan, Jack Brennan and Lulu Harch at the QAL end of year family event at the Gladstone Pool on December 7.
Kylie Seng, Abigail Brennan, James Brennan, Jett Harch (front) Josey Brennan, Jack Brennan and Lulu Harch at the QAL end of year family event at the Gladstone Pool on December 7.

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On Sunday, Queensland Police and emergency services attended a plane crash at Agnes Water where two men died at the scene.

Plane Crash in Agnes Water, at Round Hill Road
Plane Crash in Agnes Water, at Round Hill Road

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