NRG Gladstone Power Station Industry Tour
Queensland’s largest Power Station, with a generating capacity of 1680 megawatts was sited to take advantage of seawater for cooling and to be near Central Queensland’s vast coal reserves. Approximately 11000 tonnes of coal are used each day in the production of electricity, with most of it being sold to Boyne Smelters Ltd under a long-term agreement.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. No cameras or still cameras permitted on site. Sturdy enclosed shoes must be worn.
Tours last approximately one and a half hours and depart at 1pm every Monday from the Gladstone Visitor Information Centre.