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Gladstone Health Partnership

The Gladstone community places a high value on the delivery of high quality health services for our community. To coordinate and maximise the quality of Gladstone’s health services, leaders from the community, health providers, major industry and our three levels of government have come together to form the Gladstone Health Partnership.


Rio Tinto Alan Yarwun

Rio Tinto Alcan Yarwun is an alumina refinery that processes bauxite from northern Queensland to make alumina, which is then used to make aluminium.  The refinery recently completed a $2.4 billion expansion and now has the capacity to produce 3.4 million tonnes of alumina per year. Rio Tinto Alcan Yarwun permanently employs over 700 people.


Queensland Alumina Limited  (QAL)

QAL is an alumina refinery which processes bauxite from northern Queensland to make alumina which is then used to make aluminium. QAL produces nearly 4 million tonnes of alumina per year and was for many years the largest alumina refinery in the world. QAL was built in the 1960s and permanently employs over 1,000 people.


Boyne Smelters Limited (BSL)

BSL is an aluminium smelter which smelts alumina from QAL to make aluminium. BSL is Australia’s biggest aluminium smelter and produces 550,000 tonnes of aluminium per year. The smelter permanently employs over 1,200 people and is located on the northern end of Boyne Island. BSL was built in the 1980s and recently completed a $750 million upgrade.


Orica – Yarwun

Orica – Yarwun is one of the world’s largest producers of mining chemicals and also produces chlorine for use in the treatment of drinking water. The site was built in the 1990s and has since undergone several expansions. Orica – Yarwun employs about 200 people.



Gladstone Public Hospital

Our public hospital employs about 470 people and services the general health needs for our region.  The Gladstone Hospital dates back to 1887 when the community of 400 raised the necessary funding to build a hospital. It opened in 1890 with four wards. In 1925 the original wooden building was demolished and replaced with a concrete structure. It has since been expanded and upgraded several times. More information.


Mater Hospital Gladstone

The Mater Hospital Gladstone provides a wide range of private medical and hospital services to the Gladstone region. Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland, a not-for-profit catholic organisation who deliver health and aged care, operate the Mater. The Mater is collocated with the Gladstone Public Hospital and was opened in 1999.

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Gladstone Regional Council

The Gladstone Regional Council is the local government for the Gladstone region. The Council provides these services to over 65,000 people over an area of 10,500 square kilometres. For a profile on the Council’s click here.

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Elevate Media

Elevate Media is a full service marketing agency that specialise in creating and building brands. Key services include but are not limited to digital solutions, graphic design, websites, apps, corporate communications and profiling, branding and multimedia advertising. Elevate Media pride themselves on providing cost effective solutions by making smarter choices with your marketing budget. The team is up to date with the latest technologies and media trends and can supply the level of support you require. Elevate Media have a solution that will meet your needs.


Gladstone Gig Guide

The Gladstone Gig Guide is a HUB OF ENTERTAINMENT NEWS! It is THE place to find feature events, venues and event suppliers. With an app available on iPhone, Blackberry and Android devices you can stay up to day with whats happening in the region 24/7. You can also stay connected with the Gladstone Gig Guide on social media for updates and competitions. The Gladstone Gig Guide is THE hottest place to find out whats on and where to go in Gladstone.


Gladstone Observer

The Gladstone Observer is Gladstone’s daily paper and has a circulation that covers the whole Gladstone region. Along with its online version, the Observer tackles local Gladstone issues and gives local residents a voice in decisions that affect them.