About Gladstone Region
Australia Day Community Events Grants
To assist regional communities, Council allocates funding to approved applicants to host Australia Day Community Events in their townships. These community events complement the main regional event held annually on January 26.
2013 Australia Day Community-Run Family Fun Days
The 2013 Australia Day celebrations at the Gladstone Marina and the Community Events at Calliope, Seventeen Seventy, Miriam Vale, Turkey Beach and Builyan were cancelled as a result of heavy rain and the forecast of more to follow.
Unallocated funds from the 2013 event will be redirected to next year's Australia Day celebrations at the Millennium Esplanade at Tannum Sands.
A total of almost $5000 in grant funding were allocated to the groups below:
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