Obstacle course part of holiday fun at pool

A GIANT inflatable obstacle course at the Gladstone Aquatic Centre is bound to delight young people looking for fun in the spring school holidays.

Gladstone Regional Council's 2014 spring school holiday events will offer entertainment from art and craft and board games to workshops and a pool party.

Gladstone Region Mayor Gail Sellers said with the weather now warming up the Gladstone Aquatic Centre featured prominently in the planned September and October school holiday events.

The Inflatables at the Pool event will be on from September 23-30 from 11am to 3pm.

Normal pool entry fees apply and Splash Zone will also be open.

An Odd Socks Pool Party will be held from 7.30pm on October 10 for youth aged 12 to 17 years, featuring a DJ. Cost is $5 per person and student ID is required.

Check council's website www.gladstone.qld.gov.au/youth-events-and-activities.



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