New Residents New Residents

Gladstone Regional Council provides new residents many different programs to help increase newcomers' participation in community activities. These programs aid new residents to familiarise themselves with Gladstone Region laws and regulations surrounding employment, transport, health and legal matters.

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Welcoming Programs

A range of programs and activities to ensure community cohesion and inclusion, through addressing people's physical, mental, emotional and social needs. Those community-based strategies include Welcome to Gladstone Morning Teas, Welcome to Gladstone packs, information sessions, Come & Try Days, social events and a Resident Mentoring Program.


A to Z list of Community Information

The A to Z list of Community Information is provided to aid newcomers understand what services and facilities are available through Council and the community. 



Gladstone Regional Council (GRC) has developed the Gladstone Multicultural Strategy in partnership with Gladstone Multicultural Association Incorporated (GMAI) and members from the culturally and linguistically diverse community to establish a multicultural framework for the Gladstone region.