Funding allocated for more shade at skate park

THE Memorial skate park in Yaroon St will have 90% more shade thanks to a council funding reallocation.

At Tuesday's Gladstone Regional Council meeting, it was announced $40,640 in funding would be allocated to replace the existing posts and install shade sails.

It is estimated the project will cost $120,630.



UPDATED: 'Suspicious package' found at Rio Tinto Yarwun

UPDATED: 'Suspicious package' found at Rio Tinto Yarwun

Fire crews and police are on scene isolating the area.

'Why don't you headbutt me?': Man fined for nightclub attack

premium_icon 'Why don't you headbutt me?': Man fined for nightclub attack

The 26-year-old pleaded guilty to common assault.

Gladstone flashback: Explosions and unforgettable deaths

Gladstone flashback: Explosions and unforgettable deaths

An explosion took place at the Commercial Hotel yard 90 years ago.

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