Port of Gladstone

Port of Gladstone

The Port of Gladstone is one of Australia’s finest natural deepwater harbours and Queensland’s largest multi-commodity port.

Port Information Handbook

The Port of Gladstone Information Handbook provides a detailed overview of the port’s facilities and services for ship’s masters, agents and owners.

Facilities

The Port of Gladstone has eight main wharf centres, comprising 20 wharves total:

Trade

The Port of Gladstone handles over 30 different products, led by coal, LNG and aluminium, in addition to cement, petroleum and timber.

The port handles 42 coal types across 84 stockpile zones. The majority of coal handled at the port is coking coal, which is exported to Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, India, Italy and France for high-quality steel manufacturing. Approximately 30% of the coal exported is thermal, which is used to fuel the boilers of power stations in Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea and Israel.

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Shipping Schedules

Please refer to our shipping schedules page for shipping movements in the Port of Gladstone.

Charges

Please refer to our port charges page for rates for the Port of Gladstone.