PICS: Thousands come out for region's Multicultural Festival

MORE than 7000 people were expected to attend the Gladstone Region Multicultural Festival Day at Tondoon Botanic Gardens today.

The festival began at 10am and will run until 8pm tonight.

There are food vendors, rides and entertainment for everyone to enjoy.

Earlier this afternoon, Gladstone Multicultural Association president Helena Sant said the event was already success.