GALLERY: CQ kids pack their bags for first day of school
SCHOOL bags were packed, hats were drawn tight and smiles were wide on the faces of the region's school kids today as term one began for 2018.
The Morning Bulletin asked readers to share some of their proud-parent photos of their youngsters on our Facebook feed, as they embarked on a new year at school.
From prep to year 12, proud parents all around the region flooded the thread with hundreds of photos.
Here are just some of them.