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It was a rocky start for The Observer

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The paper started in 1868 but folded not long after.

GALLERY: Our 50 best front pages

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We’ve been back through the archives and found our favourite Observer page...

FLASHBACK: Former Observer editors reminisce

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Three long-serving editors look back at their time in Gladstone with The...

Reflecting on a life told in print

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Marilyn Rayment has saved clippings from decades of The Observer.

FLASHBACK: The people that made the paper

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The Observer didn’t just publish itself. We take a look back on the staff that...

Looking back at 20 years of ads

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Crystal Hudson reflects on her time as part of The Observer family as the...

Gladstone leaders pay tribute to print history

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Our leaders of local, state and federal governments share their special connections...

End of print a nostalgic moment for Andersons

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Andersons Auto City has advertised with The Observer for 67 years.

The Observer top 50 fronts

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Taking a look at our best page ones

Observer staff pics

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Looking back at the faces behind The Observer over the years.

FLASHBACK: Gladstone’s biggest events

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Throughout the years, The Observer has covered the biggest events on the region’s...

Gladstone’s big events

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Photos from events like the HookUp, Harbour Festival and Botanic to Bridge

FLASHBACK: 1949 in the pages of The Observer

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Take a look at some of the front page stories of December 1949.

TOP PICKS: Our favourite photos

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The Observer journos reflect on their favourite photos from months gone...

Our favourite pictures

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The Observer journalists pick their favourite photos

FLASHBACK: Gladstone’s sports superstars

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We take a look back at some of the town’s sporting achievements over the last few...

Gladstone’s stories will continue – in print and online

Gladstone’s stories will continue – in print and online

Stories about the Gladstone region are too important not to be told.

Gladstone sport through the ages

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Some of Gladstone’s biggest sporting moments

Historian reflects on 25 years of columns

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From street names to historical yarns from the pages of The Observer...

FLASHBACK: How industry has shaped Gladstone

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The Observer looks at how our biggest industry players have changed over the...

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