Matty Post with Marley and Sarah Baldwin with Zoro enjoy the first day of 2013 at Webb Park.
Matty Post with Marley and Sarah Baldwin with Zoro enjoy the first day of 2013 at Webb Park. Tom Huntley

Rain fails to faze fun seekers on first day of New Year

IT was a rainy start to 2013, with New Year's Eve bringing some showers that continued into New Year's Day.

Gladstone revellers woke to an overcast day on Tuesday morning, but it didn't stop residents and visitors from getting out and enjoying the New Year.

The public holiday forced many to find their own entertainment other than shopping, making this one of the busiest periods for the Gladstone cinemas.



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