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Dear resident,
Welcome to this edition of eConnect, Gladstone Regional Council's fortnightly online newsletter. Here's a snapshot of news and events around our region:

Photo of one of the baby wombats who will be at Ecofest on June 1

Wildlife experience
There will be plenty of Ecofest attractions on Sunday, June 1 including wombats, a bilby, turtles and reptiles.
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Photo of a Gardens tour

Guided gardens walk
Gain an insight into the beauty of Gladstone Tondoon Botanic Gardens with a guided walk from 11am at Ecofest on Sunday, June 1.
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Photo of Tondoon Botanic Gardens Ecofest sign

Getting to Ecofest
Travel 'eco-friendly' and car pool or catch a shuttle bus to and from Gladstone Tondoon Botanic Gardens on Sunday, June 1.
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Photo of Marina Bridge

Further Marina works
Gladstone Marina Bridge will close to pedestrians, vehicles and tall vessels for maintenance from 6am to 6pm on Thursday, June 12.
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Photo of local artists promoting their exhibition at the Art Gallery/Museum

Girls Go AWOL
Local artists Beryl Wood and Leanne Cole share their works of their recent travels abroad. On display at the Gallery & Museum until June 21.
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Photo of load limit sign on Tableland Road, west of Calliope

15t load limit
About a one kilometre section of Tableland Road west of Calliope, toward Kroombit Tops National Park, is subject to a 15 tonne load limit.
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School holiday fun
There is plenty to keep kids entertained during the June-July school holidays with Council's Youth Events program recently released.
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Work for us
Interested in working for local government? We have current vacancies in administration, engineering, finance and arts/culture.
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