Found in Queensland, Australia, Gladstone is a vibrant city situated on the Discovery Coast. Here, visitors will find water sports, wineries, gardens and much more to enjoy. In addition, this town on the coast of Eastern Australia is perfectly situated next to one of the greatest underwater attractions in the world.
- Gecko Valley Winery
- Spinnaker Park and Marina
- Old Gladstone Gaol
- Stroll through the Tondoon Botanic Gardens
- Enjoy great access to the Great Barrier Reef
- Have fun at the Gladstone Marina
With its location on the coastal strip, Gladstone is always warm and sunny with an average annual temperature of 84°F (29°C). Warm ocean waters keep the area from extreme temperatures, so summers are hot and rainy while winters are mild and dry. With an annual rainfall of 31 inches (800 mm), most of the precipitation falls during the summer months of December through March.
Getting There & Around
Travellers can reach Gladstone by air through the Gladstone Airport, which is located about six miles (10 km) from the city's centre. For those travelling from within Australia, the city can be reached with the Port Pirie/Broken Hill railway. Boaters can reach the area by docking at the Gladstone Marina.
Getting around the city is done by taxi, on foot or cycling. Car hire is also available to those who want to explore other destinations surrounding the city.
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Featuring self-catering accommodations within a stone's throw to Gladstone Entertainment & Convention Centre, Oaks Grand Gladstone makes for a convenient base for vacationers and business... More
Quality Inn Harbour City Gladstone offers excellent service in a convenient location. This Gladstone inn is less than a mile from Gladstone Harbour and Gladstone Marina. CBD is within walking... More
Providing self-serviced accommodations, Apartments G60 Gladstone, managed by Metro Hotels makes for a suitable base for short- or long-term travellers looking to explore the vibrant city of... More
The Mid City Motor Inn is a gem in the Gladstone accommodation scene. Family owned for the past 7 years the property is continually upgraded for the comfort of all guests with the majority of rooms... More
Travellers on short or extended trips in Gladstone can book a stay at Curtis Central Apartments, offering contemporary self-catering accommodations and modern services set in the business district.... More
Quest Gladstone Apartment is situated in a central area at the entrance to the Gladstone CBD. It is also short drive from Barney Point. Some of the attractions in its vicinity are Tondoon Botanic... More
Harbour Sails Motor Inn Gladstone is just a short distance from the marina and the harbour. It also has Botanical Gardens, Gladstone Art Gallery And Museum, Southern Great Barrier Reef, Curtis... More
Enjoy the balmy tropical weather of the Capricorn Coast during your stay at this imposing seven-story hotel. General The on-site restaurant provides a popular venue for product launches, small... More
Gladstone Central Plaza Apartment Hotel is a brand new modern 4.5 STAR apartment hotel with studio, 1, 2 , 3 bedroom and penthouse suites, with sweeping harbour views and is directly across from... More