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Ernest Lone’s Funeral – by Betty Laver

Ernest Lone’s funeral coming up William St 1919  Ernie’s grandparents Richard & Lydia Lone were the lighthouse keepers at Gatcombe Heads for many years from 1873.  Andrew Lone (son...

The Lone Date Palm – by Betty Laver

The lone palm tree, near the site where the Clinton Hotel was built. In August 1877, Laurens Janson bought a small parcel of land on the...

ST FRANCIS CATHOLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL WINS PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

St Francis Catholic Primary School wins Queensland Teachers College, 'Insteamo: - Inspiring Teaching Moment Photography Competition.  St Francis Catholic Primary School in Tannum Sands caters for students from Prep...

BBQ Breakfast at Boyne/Tannum Men’s shed to thank supporters!

The Boyne Island Tannum Sands Men’s Shed held a barbecue breakfast last week to thank their supporters for their ongoing assistance.   Since officially opening in March this...

Calling all Earlypreneurs!

If you think the entrepreneurial life is just for grownups, think again! A pilot EarlyPrenuer Program (EPP) has been trialled at Ambrose State School this year...

QAL moves to 30-day payment terms – a boost to the...

Queensland Alumina Limited (QAL) has recently made a significant change to their payment terms, a move which has been applauded by the Gladstone Engineering...

Calliope State School Leaders get a taste of Council life!

Gladstone Regional Council held their fortnightly Council meeting at the Calliope office last week providing local school students with the opportunity to see how...

Gladstone’s Top Model – Emily Gleeson

Gladstone based teen model, Emily Gleeson has been selected to compete as a Teen Entrant in the ‘Australian Supermodel of the Year’.  Emily is a normal everyday 15yr old,...

H&R BLOCK EQIPS SMALL BUSINESS WITH GRANT FOR GROWTH

H&R BLOCK EQIPS SMALL BUSINESS WITH GRANT FOR GROWTH Australia’s tax leader, H&R Block is giving small business a fair go, with $10k grants handed out across the country to small companies.   Small business...

Gladstone’s port plan an Australian first 

A master plan to ensure the long-term growth of the Port of Gladstone and protect the Great Barrier Reef is being hailed an Australian...