At the centre of the Southern Reef, the Gladstone region is a unique area of Queensland .
This dynamic area basks in a sub-tropical climate surrounded by natural beauty, these are things like islands, waterways and beaches on the doorstep of the Great Barrier Reef.
With so many landscapes, a wide range of variety and sunshine provide endless opportunities for enjoyment.
At the heart of the region, the city of Gladstone overlooks its magnificent natural deep water harbour .
To the south of Gladstone lie the shires of Calliope and Miriam Vale with idyllic, secluded beaches and open scenic national parks.
Agness water,1770 is the first place in Queensland that Captain James Cook landed.
Boyne Island is renowned for its beautiful foreshore parks and other famous attractions, while its sister city of Tannum Sands offers long sandy beaches , that stretch for miles and are great for safe coastal recreation.
For those of you who wish to connect with nature and the beautiful surroundings Gladstone is the one place to be.
There are plenty of amazing things to see and do around the Gladstone region. Whether you're in the mood for something relaxing and settled , adventurous and action packed or guided, there's something to suit everyone's tastes.
It is the perfect family get away or maybe even for you and a special partner, We love it and we're sure you will too.
Gladstone offers a magnificent range of truly magnificent Great Barrier Reef islands within the region and are true coral cays, and day trips are on offer to Lady Musgrave Island and Fitzroy Lagoon where visitors can enjoy many recreational activities such as diving, snorkelling, fishing, reef walking or exploring the flora and fauna and much more.
For the more adventurous type of person, the region also has several impressive national parks which add camping and 4WD activities to the adventures you can experience in a place filled with such wonder and excitement, this place is known as Gladstone. Come and see for your self !
Author: Brooke Lamont
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