You’ll be glad you did!

Visit the Gladstone Region for Easter and beyond


Celebrate Easter in Gladstone and enjoy the long weekend … even better, invite your friends to do the same!

With such an array of events and activities on offer in the Gladstone Ports Corporation’s Parklands, you’re spoilt for choice! Need some suggestions where to start? Consult our suggested itinerary below…


Long Weekend Ideas

Looking for some ideas on activities over the long weekend? We’ve got you covered!


Friday 15th April


Saturday 16th April


Sunday 17th April

Welcome to Gladstone!!

Arrive in Gladstone and stay at one of the Gladstone city hotels. Check out some of the deals available below. If a beach break is what you’re after, an ocean-side getaway in Tannum Sands is only 30 mins from Gladstone city centre


Head to the B2G Village at O’Connell Wharf

Enjoy a four-course seafood meal at Yachtman’s Long Lunch, paired with a selection of Australia’s finest wines and beers.  


Have some fun at the Gladstone Harbour Festival

A short walk over the bridge will take you to the Gladstone Marina, the centre of the thrills and spills of the 60th Anniversary Gladstone Harbour Festival.


Watch the start of the Gladstone Ports Corporation Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race

Join the excitement of the Gladstone Ports Corporation Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race; watch the live streaming of the event HERE

Time for breakfast!

Tuck into a scrumptious breakfast at one of the many café venues in our region. Click HERE to explore your options.


Enjoy a seafood lunch at the Seafood Festival

Take a stroll to the Seafood Festival at the B2G Village for a day of family fun and a smorgasbord of seafood.

With live music, numerous displays, children’s entertainment, prawn eating competitions, crab races, bars and an array of seafood. This event really will offer something for both the young and the young at heart. 


Watch the incredible Fireworks Display 

The day would not be complete without fireworks and fun at the Gladstone Harbour Festival for their Saturday night entertainment.

Happy Easter!

There are parks galore in our region for your Easter egg hunts, such as East Shores Parklands or Spinnaker Park.

If you feel more energetic,  take a stroll or bike ride along the beautiful Turtleway Pathway and enjoy the Boyne Tannum Turtleway Artscape along the way.


Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race finish

Before you head home, be sure to visit the Gladstone Marina to see the yachts come in for the finish of the Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race, then head to the B2G Village, O’Connell Wharf for the line crossing party and trophy presentation, kicking off at 2 pm.

Have some extra time?

Enjoy these not-to-be-missed spots in the region and many more…You’ll be glad you did!

Island Getaway

Island Getaway

We are smack bang in the heart of the Southern Great Barrier Reef, home to some of the top dive, snorkelling, and fishing spots in the world.
Agnes Water & Town of 1770

Agnes Water & Town of 1770

The northernmost surf beach is on our doorstep at Agnes Water,  but there’s not stunning surf and sunsets, there are national parks, walking trails, and picturesque waterways.
Boyne Valley

Boyne Valley

If history and scenery are more your thing, such as bird watching, bike rides and bush camping, head to the beautiful Boyne Valley.


Why not make the most of these amazing offers during your stay!

Simply use the code EASTERINGLADSTONE 
Offers valid from 14th to 17th April 2022


Celebrate Easter in Gladstone and holiday at home this Easter long weekend. Enjoy an array of activities on offer, there is something for everyone. Easter in Gladstone – you’ll be glad you did!


We hope you enjoyed Easter in Gladstone 2022.

Stay tuned to this page for Easter in Gladstone 2023!