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Get back to nature in this outdoor wonderland in the heart of the Southern Great Barrier Reef – from the reef to the beach, from the hinterland and countryside to some of the greatest fishing spots, there’s a lot to discover in the Gladstone Region.

Secluded coral cays are literally at your doorstep. Soak up the secluded beauty as you snorkel the crystal clear waters.

The reef might be the number one attraction, but right behind that is the postcard perfect seaside communities of Agnes Water and Town of 1770.

The villages are untouched, pure and exciting and are home to a bright pink amphibious craft to access and explore the National Parks, restored lighthouse and pristine waterways.

You’ll be welcomed at the Port of Gladstone by cheerful volunteers before you wander through the Feast on East markets along the foreshore. 

The Southern Great Barrier Reef is Queensland’s best kept holiday secret!

Highlights of Gladstone

Tour to beautiful Agnes Waters and the Town of 1770

Experience a turtle rookery up close at Qouin Island

Wander through the Feast on East markets

Enjoy the tropical climate in the Southern Great Barrier

Maritime Information

Anchorage Multi-commodity port 525 kilometres north of Brisbane.  The port is just south of the Tropic of Capricorn at Latitude 23 49.61’S Longitude 151 34.6’E
Berth Auckland Point No 1 Berth Starboard side to wharf, 173 m berth length (238 m ship length) depth 11.3 m below LAT
Pilotage Compulsory Pilotage Area, Embark Pilot near fairway buoy, passage of 33 Km
Channel Depth 15.8 metres below LAT minimum depth in Auckland Channel
Tidal Variation 0.7 to 4.7 metres above LAT

Maximum arrival and departure drafts 11.3m

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