Guides

Thu 3 Dec 2015

Tips on how to respond to cyclone, storm warnings

Tips on how to respond to cyclone, storm warnings

GLADSTONE residents have been urged to have a plan for how they will repond to an alert for a severe cyclone or storm.

Tue 10 Nov 2015

Five things you need to know before taking a lightning photo

Five things you need to know before taking a lightning photo

PHOTOGRAPHER Warren Lynam offers some advice to people wanting to take an incredible lightning shot.

Mon 2 Nov 2015

Property: What $300,000 buys you

Property: What $300,000 buys you

Property hunting? Here's what $300,000 homes would look like in different suburbs in regional QLD and northern NSW.

Thu 24 Sep 2015

GIG GUIDE: Live music and events this week

GIG GUIDE: Live music and events this week

THE gig guide lists where you can see live music and play bingo, poker and raffles at local pubs and clubs.

Sat 19 Sep 2015

Complete guide to 2015 Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Complete guide to 2015 Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

PREPARE your petals, ready your ears and cleanse your palates … it’s Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers time!

Fri 18 Sep 2015

GIG GUIDE: Live music and entertainment this week

GIG GUIDE: Live music and entertainment this week

HERE is the gig guide for this weekend, with all the details on live music, poker and bingo at local clubs and pubs.

Thu 30 Jul 2015

Gig guide: What's on at Gladstone's pubs and club

Gig guide: What's on at Gladstone's pubs and club

HERE'S what's on at Gladstone's pubs and clubs over the next week.

Thu 23 Jul 2015

Gig guide: What's on at Gladstone's pubs and clubs

Gig guide: What's on at Gladstone's pubs and clubs

HERE'S what's on at pubs and clubs around Gladstone.

Thu 9 Jul 2015

What's on: This week's gig guide

What's on: This week's gig guide

HERE'S what's on at Gladstone's pubs and clubs over the next week.

Thu 18 Jun 2015

GIG GUIDE: Full list of local live music, bingo and poker

GIG GUIDE: Full list of local live music, bingo and poker

Here's the full list of where you can find live music, poker tournaments, bingo, karaoke and more throughout the Gladstone region.

Thu 28 May 2015

Gig guide: What's on at Gladstone's pubs and clubs

Gig guide: What's on at Gladstone's pubs and clubs

HERE'S a list of what's on a Gladstone's pubs and clubs over the next week.

Thu 21 May 2015

WHAT'S ON: This week's gig guide

WHAT'S ON: This week's gig guide

HERE'S what's on at Gladstone pubs and clubs from Thursday to next Wednesday.

Mon 11 May 2015

Girls keep family's Guides tradition alive

Girls keep family's Guides tradition alive

TARA and Tegan Carpenter are keeping the girl guide tradition in their family alive, following in the footsteps of their mother and grandmother.

Sat 26 Jul 2014

Top places to get hooked

Top places to get hooked

The Observer conducted a 40-person street poll to find out where the best fishing is at.

Fri 28 Mar 2014

Top 3 river, creek and dam fishing spots near Gladstone

Top 3 river, creek and dam fishing spots near Gladstone

Who says fishermen never give away their secrets? We've found the top three river, creek and dam fishing spots in the Gladstone region.

Fri 11 Oct 2013

What's on in Gladstone this weekend? Glad you asked...

What's on in Gladstone this weekend? Glad you asked...

LOOKING for something to do in the Gladstone region this weekend? Here's a rundown of some of the events and activities available.

Tue 20 Sep 2011

Horns guide ships

Horns guide ships

THE smoky haze smothering the Gladstone region has created poor visibility on the water with bulk carriers off Gladstone requiring the use of sound signals.

Fri 24 Jun 2011

Delve a bit deeper with a guide

Delve a bit deeper with a guide

BEFORE I started the job of travel editor, I would never have dreamed of employing the services of a guide on my travels. Now, I'm rarely without one.

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