Port Procedures and Information for Shipping – Gladstone
Gladstone is situated just south of the Tropic of Capricorn, approximately 520km north of Brisbane, and is the principal port in central Queensland. It services a large area that is rich in natural resources, particularly coal. The principal cargoes that are discharged are petroleum products, caustic soda and bauxite, which is refined and re-exported as alumina. Exports include coal, cement clinker, wheat, alumina and aluminium.
Regional Harbour Master (Gladstone)
Phone: +61 7 4971 5200z
Fax: +61 7 4971 5520w
Gladstone Vessel Traffic Services
Phone: +61 7 4971 5208z
Fax: +61 7 4971 5212w
VHF radio: channels 13 and 16
Gladstone Ports Corporation Limited
Phone: +61 7 4976 1333z
Fax +61 7 4972 3045w
- Department of Agriculture
Fax: +61 2 6275 6331w
- Bureau of Meteorology
zLocal call – higher rates may apply outside local area or from mobile phones.
wLocal call – higher rates may apply outside local area.