"You have to understand these birds are flying up to 15,000 kilometres when they migrate here”
The Howlett's are determined to break a run of field placings and earn a winner
Council calling on residents to take part in a public consultation process to decide aquatic centres' future
Hours of hard work, sweat and toil has paid dividends of success at state championships
Workshop to help prepare future leaders for community reconstruction
'They are very misunderstood and not naturally aggressive animals'
'It's a bit like a training area for the young curious whales and to socialise'
These animals were almost hunted to the point of extinction and when we started there were about 200 to 400 humpbacks left
The location of the world’s first Whale Heritage Site has been revealed
Next year there will be 694 students and the new facilities will cater for the future expansion of the school
Glen Porteous is a reporter for The Observer. Gladstone born and bred, he understands the issues that matter most with the region. He has a passion to give the people of Gladstone a voice. His work, sport and study history around the region has given him a good insight in to the issues that affect people.