Gladstone City Sights Drive

Multiple Locations

Gladstone might be best known for its impressively large multi commodity port, but there are some hidden gems in this industrial powerhouse waiting to be found.

Take this 30 kilometre round-trip itinerary to check out some of Gladstone's diverse industrial, historical, artistic and natural environmental surprises with beach stops, lookouts, industrial tours, botanic gardens, environmental zones and more to check out.

You can take as little as half a day or have a more leisurely look around the sights, bright lights and booming industry on this tour of hidden surprises.

Journey Details

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Activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Swimming

Other Information

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.

Full Itinerary

City Centre to Barney Beach

Barney Point Beach is the city's birthplace - Gladstone's first settlers landed here in 1847. It's also the location of the city's earliest grave, with historical plaques marking points of interest. A floating tidal enclosure makes for safe summer swimming.

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Barney Beach to Queensland Alumina Lookout

Queensland Alumina lookout at Parsons Place is where you can observe the largest Bauxite processing plant in action!

A specially constructed lookout with information boards provides a panoramic view of one of the world's largest bauxite processing plant.

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Port of Gladstone and Gladstone Marina

Your tour begins on Bryan Jordan Drive, the heart of the Gladstone Marina and gateway to the Port of Gladstone (named Port Curtis by Matthew Flinders).

The Gladstone Marina Parklands and adjacent Spinnaker Park offers excellent recreational areas for families, with two separate playgrounds, an abundance of barbecues, public toilets and plenty of grass for running, exploring and a game of cricket.

The Gladstone Marina is also a modern anchorage point for small craft, yachts and fishing fleet. It's also the departure point for Heron Island and the Southern Great Barrier Reef.

Close by, the Port of Gladstone (Queensland's busiest Harbour) can be seen. Take a free tour of the port facilities with the Gladstone Ports Corporation. Bookings can be made at the Gladstone Visitor Information Centre, located at the Marina Ferry Terminal on Bryan Jordan Drive.

Drop into the Visitor Information Centre for brochures, maps, information, bookings, fresh coffee and the famous Mammino ice-cream.

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Suggested Stops
Gladstone Visitor Information Centre
Toondoon Botanic Gardens to Round Hill Lookout

Head to Glenlyon Road in O'Connell where native flora and fauna lovers will indulge their passion at the Toondoon Botanic Gardens which feature a lake and a three kilometre Mount Biondello Bush Walk. Spot the colourful native birds, wallabies and turtles on your walk. A winery is located just nearby so you can always pop in for a quick tipple.

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Route Type One Way
Gladstone Marina to Auckland Hill Lookout

The William Golding Memorial Lookout on top of Auckland Hill offers a fine view over Port Curtis and the Gladstone Marina as well as Curtis and Facing Islands. Nearby is the top of a cliff-face waterfall and a 111 step walk down to Auckland Inlet and the Eastshores Precinct

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Round Hill Lookout to Gladstone Port

In one of the city's industrial areas you'll find the Auckland Creek Environmental Zone which has birdlife, parklands, walking trails and a viewing point for a bat colony. If you want to know where a quarter of Queensland's electricity comes from pop over to the power station for a tour which is close by. Return to the port and your sightseeing tour of Gladstone is done.

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Spinnaker Park
Auckland Hill Lookout to City Centre

In the friendly city centre is the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery and Museum, one of the finest in provincial Queensland. Housed in the old Town Hall, the Gallery and Museum feature visiting and local collections. Entry is free.

Shopping is also available in the City Centre ranging from major chain stores through to specialty stores and boutiques.

Grab a bite to eat, there are ample dining options in the Gladstone City Centre!

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Barney Beach Accommodation

Barney Point, Gladstone Area
From AU$200 - 250
Set in tranquil, peaceful settings, experience the warm and friendly service on offer with every stay at Barney Beach Accommodation Centre. Guests enjoy free WiFi, an onsite swimming pool and free parking.

Discovery Parks - Tannum Sands

Tannum Sands, Gladstone Area
From AU$30 - 250
Seeking sanctuary? Discovery Parks - Tannum Sands, with its quiet bushland setting next to Tannum Beach, will have you refreshed and recharged in no time. The holiday park is within walking distance of picturesque Tannum Sands and Boyne Island, on Millennium Esplanade.

Gladstone Reef Hotel Motel

Gladstone, Gladstone Area
From AU$95 - 145
The Gladstone Reef Hotel Motel is conveniently situated on the main street of Gladstone City with great views of Gladstone Harbour. Their four star accommodation has 52 rooms ranging from budget accommodation to deluxe suites, and provides free parking and free wi-fi for guests.

Gladstone Backpackers

Gladstone, Gladstone Area
From AU$10 - 66
Gladstone Backpackers is an owner run hostel located midway between Rainbow Beach/Hervey Bay and Airlie Beach which prides itself on its cleanliness and friendliness. All of the rooms have crisp clean white sheets with towels provided, free WiFi, and they wish each and every visitor to feel at home.

Curtis Central Apartments

Gladstone, Gladstone Area
From AU$118 - 173
Curtis Central Apartments is an award winning elegant modern apartment hotel located in the heart of the Gladstone Central Business District. Guests can choose between spacious 1 and 2 bedroom apartment suites with sweeping harbour views and close proximity to the restaurant and café precinct, bars, boutique shops and the Gladstone Entertainment and Convention Centre.

Rydges Gladstone

Gladstone, Gladstone Area
From AU$117 - 179
Rydges Gladstone is located in the heart of Gladstone's City Centre, a perfect location with only minutes to the major retailers and service providers. The proximity is close to the Gladstone Harbour with access to Heron Island and the Great Barrier Reef.

The Oaks on Facing Island

Facing Island, Gladstone Area
From AU$6.50 - 65
The Oaks on Facing Island are pristine, relaxed, beachfront camping grounds, located on the north-west side of Facing Island, a short distance from the Ferry drop off point at Farmers Point. There are 35 unpowered campsites on the Island, suited to self sufficient campers.

Apartments G60 Gladstone, managed by Metro Hotels

Gladstone, Gladstone Area
From AU$120 - 350
Apartments G60 Gladstone, managed by Metro Hotels boasts 20 well appointed and fully self-contained two bedroom/two bathroom apartments with large balconies. These near new apartments, which were constructed in 2013, are suited to single, couple and family travelers alike plus they offer an excellent option for long-term accommodation.

Mercure Gladstone

Gladstone, Gladstone Area
From AU$105 - 280
The award winning Mercure Gladstone is a stylish and modern hotel within minutes of the Gladstone Central Business District. Mercure Gladstone features 60 premium accommodation rooms, secure undercover parking and contemporary conference facilities.

Oaks Grand Gladstone

Gladstone, Gladstone Area
From AU$182 - 710
Oaks Grand Gladstone is the premier choice for business and leisure travellers seeking deluxe, self-contained apartment accommodation in this iconic Queensland destination. Occupying a sought-after position in the heart of Gladstone's thriving Central Business District on Goondoon Street and just 10 minutes from Gladstone Airport, Oaks Grand Gladstone stretches across nine levels and offers a unique and stylish base to soak in the myriad sights and activities the town has on offer.
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