Newspaper article The Observer (Gladstone, Australia)

Find a Bargain at Markets

Newspaper article The Observer (Gladstone, Australia)

Find a Bargain at Markets

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Library Square Markets

Hunt for bargains or pick up some fresh produce at the Library Square Market day. With bargains galore, live entertainment and fresh produce there's something for everyone

DATE: Saturday April 24

WHERE: Library Square on Goondoon St

TIME: 7am to noon

COST: Free

WHAT TO BRING: Your bargain-hunting skills and money for said bargains

Dirtriders Club Day

Jump on your bike or watch as others do so at the Gladstone District Dirtriders Club Day.

DATE: Monday 26 April

TIME: Scrutineering and nominations 7am, practice at 8am and racing will commence at 9am.

WHERE: Jono Porter Drive, Benaraby

COST: Gate costs $5 adults, $2 children or $10 per car.

WHAT TO BRING: A loud, cheering voice and your love of racing

Fashion parade

Celebrate your mum at Gladstone South State School's annual Mother's Day Parade. Come along for an afternoon of fashion, food, fun, music and entertainment.

DATE: Saturday May 8

TIME: 1pm

WHERE: Shed 19, 19 Dalrymple Drive

COST: $15 which includes afternoon tea. Tickets are available from the school.

WHAT TO BRING: Your inner fashionista and your mum

Cent sale

Friends of RSPCA will hold a monster cent sale with heaps of prizes, bargains and yummy food. All proceeds will go towards veterinary and housing bills for unloved and unwanted dogs and cats.

DATE: Saturday April 24

TIME: Doors open at 11am

WHERE: Gladstone Bowls Club

COST: Entry is a gold coin donation

WHAT TO BRING: A generous spirit


Tannum Sands has gone batty with its latest musical. Bats is set in the remote village of Humperdink in the shire of Engelberta in the Transylvanian Alps.

The town has survived for centuries by growing grapes, and even though they can boast about Count Dracula's castle, no one really seems to care.

The town's "Grape Harvest" is its main industry. But when the grape harvest is ruined by disease, and the town is on the verge of bankruptcy, they need outside money and decide to market their attraction as a location for creatures of horror. …

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