gladstone community advocate

Wed 8 Jul 2015

Volunteers play a big role while gaining skills

Volunteers play a big role while gaining skills

VOLUNTEERS play a meaningful role in ensuring Creative Gladstone is open for business five days a week.

Mon 8 Jun 2015

Community ready to kick up heels at Latin dance night

Community ready to kick up heels at Latin dance night

WELCOMING Intercultural Neighbours’ Latin night is on again in Gladstone this weekend and promises a real community vibe.

Tue 5 May 2015

How to keep track of rego without a sticker

How to keep track of rego without a sticker

YOU can now check if you are licensed to drive or if your car is registered by simply logging on to a new service set up by Queensland Transport.

Mon 6 May 2013

Terrified first time mum relives birthing nightmare

Terrified first time mum relives birthing nightmare

IT’S every mother’s worst nightmare. Hours into the labour of her first baby, Kourtney Marks was told she’d need to go into theatre.

Mon 10 Dec 2012

Mobile phone use makes for dangerous drivers

Mobile phone use makes for dangerous drivers

We would find it hard to live without them but when it comes to driving, they're best left at home.

Tue 4 Dec 2012

When traffic lights are yellow - stop

When traffic lights are yellow - stop

A yellow traffic light does not mean “go really, really fast”. In fact, we have to stop on a yellow light, unless it is unsafe to do so.

Mon 21 May 2012

Vets warn of parvovirus outbreak

Vets warn of parvovirus outbreak

AS ANOTHER wave of parvovirus circulates throughout Queensland, a warning has gone out to pet owners to make sure their dogs and puppies are fully vaccinated.

Five years accident free

Five years accident free

A LOCAL crane company has reached new heights in workplace safety.

New website offers more

New website offers more

GLADSTONE Regional Libraries has just updated its website.

Ambrose cashes in on Royal-Tea

Ambrose cashes in on Royal-Tea

THE kettle is on, tasty treats are baking and all that's needed is you.

Mon 26 Mar 2012

Firies launch alarm campaign

Firies launch alarm campaign

KRISTAL Johnston knows there is nothing to joke about when it comes to the importance of smoke alarms.

Road safety campaign for Easter

Road safety campaign for Easter

THE 2012 Easter Road Safety Campaign is only days away and local police are appealing for motorists to slow down, show some patience and ensure the holidays are...

Bryn's got gift of the gab

Bryn's got gift of the gab

NOTHING short of 100% effort will do for Bryn Rohdmann.

Discovery leads to intrigue

Discovery leads to intrigue

AMATEUR historian Paulette Flint is on a quest to find the descendants of a Reverend John Campbell whose 100-year-old diary was discovered recently.

Relive vibrant festival fun

Relive vibrant festival fun

IT STARTED from humble beginnings but the Gladstone Harbour Festival has grown into the region's biggest community festival.

The value of an independent

The value of an independent

BLIND Freddy, another ordeal is over.

Tue 20 Mar 2012

PCYC childcare at Tannum

PCYC childcare at Tannum

CHILD Care availability is an ongoing struggle across the Gladstone region but a new service has been introduced in Tannum Sands to assist working families.

Mon 19 Mar 2012

Tannum cyclist in 85km challenge

Tannum cyclist in 85km challenge

CYCLING is many things for Tannum Sands’ Simon Lilley.

Motor heads head to show

Motor heads head to show

IT IS every ‘motor heads’ made in heaven moment.

Dugong trails discovered

Dugong trails discovered

MORE than 14 months after seagrass beds were devastated fresh evidence suggests feeding areas within Gladstone are showing signs of positive regrowth.

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