Cheers for Oktoberfest

Craig, Jodi and Darren have a laugh at Oktoberfest. Photos by Mike Richards.

Gladstone residents enjoyed a taste of Germany at Oktoberfest at the Lord Street Parklands on Saturday, 16 October.

It was the first time Events Queensland had hosted the event, which featured live music, fashion competitions, strongman demonstrations and traditional German delicacies and beverages.

Organisers said they were overwhelmed with the support for the event.