Top tips for holidaying at home this Easter in Gladstone
Easter in Gladstone is just around the corner. To make it easier to head harbourside and enjoy all the events taking place, Council has put together some ‘top tips’ for residents and visitors alike.
Gladstone Harbour Festival fireworks
Lighting the sky, five nights of breathtaking fireworks are planned for the Gladstone Harbour Festival. During this time there will be loud noises, so please ensure you make yourself familiar with the following details. The fireworks will be staged from Victoria Park, Auckland Hill. There will be NO access to this area one hour either side of fireworks.
- 7.50pm, Wednesday 8 April
- 7.40pm, Thursday 9 April
- 9.00pm, Friday 10 April
- 9.00pm, Saturday 11 April
- 8.30pm, Sunday 12 April
Please note times are approximate and subject to weather and change
Gladstone Harbour Festival Street Parade road closures
The Gladstone Harbour Festival Street Parade will be held on Sunday 12 April 2020 at 4.30pm.
To ensure the safety and enjoyment of participants there will be road closures along the parade route from 3pm-6pm.
The parade will travel:
- Through the GPC Marina Parklands (Bryan Jordan Drive)
- Over the Matthew Flinders (Gladstone Marina) Bridge, left on to Lord Street
- Finishing next to Pat’s Tackle World, 21 Lord Street
The following roads will have closures: Bryan Jordan Drive, Lord Street, Central Lane.
There will be no access over the Gladstone Marina Bridge during the road closure times. All access to the Marina Parklands will be via Alf O’Rourke Drive only.