Gladstone candidates to speak at lunch event

A NETWORKING lunch to give businesses and the community a chance to hear from Gladstone's state election candidates will be held on January 29.

Gladstone Area Promotion and Development Limited will host the networking lunch at the Yaralla Sports Club.

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The four candidates in Gladstone are Glenn Butcher (ALP), Craig Butler (Independent), Michael Duggan (LNP) and Craig Tomsett (Greens).

GAPDL chief executive Glenn Churchill said that with the election confirmed for January 31, GAPDL was keen to ensure its members heard first-hand what the candidates' aspirations, commitment and vision would be for the future of Gladstone and surrounds.

"GAPDL has invited all candidates to allow delegates to make an informed decision," Mr Churchill said.

"Delegates at the event will also have the chance to ask the candidates questions about issues that are important to their business, family life, industry, environment, careers and the community."

The event will be held from 11.30am to 2pm.

Registrations close at 4pm on January 22. Phone GAPDL on 4972 4000 or email to register.

If voting today, who would you vote for in Gladstone?

This poll ended on 30 January 2015.

Current Results

Craig Tomsett, Greens


Craig Butler, Independent


Michael Duggan, LNP


Glenn Butcher, ALP


This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.