MAY 05: Two free community Harbour Watch tours will be included in this year's Ecofest activities on Sunday, May 31. The two-hour tours add a new dimension to the festival to emphasise the importance of respecting and protecting the region's waterways.
APR 30: Volunteers of all ages are being invited to attend celebrations during National Volunteers Week from May 11 to 17. Council's Community Advisory Service will also host morning and afternoon tea events to thank local volunteers.
APR 28: Council's aquatic facilities will alter their operating hours in line with the change in seasons. Gladstone Aquatic Centre will remain open during winter with reduced hours however Splash Zone and Mt Larcom Swimming Pool will close.