GLADSTONE, QLD 4680
Phone: 07 4972 8488
This beautiful coastal city is located along the coast in Queensland, 550 kilometres north of Brisbane, one of the most scenic regions in the world. The Gladstone region is in close proximity to the Great Barrier Reef, offshore islands and many inland waterways making it a prime destination for tourists.
The Gladstone Airport provides quick service to Brisbane and other regional destinations using Quantas, Virgin Australia and several other air providers. Once you arrive it is easy to rent a vehicle at the Airport Terminal from Budget Rent a Car in order to see the sights.
Having close proximity to the Southern Great Barrier Reef offers visitors an opportunity to visit the Reef either by charter or by diving. In addition to the Reef there are some beautiful islands, Heron, Wilson, Lady Musgrave and the Capricorn Bunker group of islands. Just a short drive in your Budget car hire will bring you to the many lakes and rivers around this area which are famous for fishing. You could try your luck at Lake Awoonga to see what you might hook.
Every visitor will find something interesting in the Gladstone region, there are markets, galleries, historical trails and parklands along with a fine variety of restaurants and cafes. Of course there are many family friendly beaches and beach communities where you can engage in all types of water sports or just relax.
You can also go bushwalking in the series of state forests and National Parks that surround the area. These are not too far away when you have your Budget rental car available.