Calliope River Historical Village 25 minutes west of Gladstone and is open every day for self-guided tours. The Village captures some of the early history of the Port Curtis region and contains lovingly restored buildings. Markets are held on a regular basis.

Gladstone Marina.   The Gladstone Marina is an ideal setting to enjoy a family picnic, you may even get to see some dolphins!

Lake Awoonga.  BBQ's, picnic sites and grassy areas provide places to enjoy lunch

Tondoon Botanic Gardens.  Free guided tours of the gardens are available. Picnic areas, toilets and a cafe are also located at the gardens making it the perfect spot for a family day out!

Night Owl Complex. At the night Owl Complex you will find a variety of shops all within walking distance (15 minutes) to The Pines. There is a Medical Centre, Pharmacy, Newsagency, Coffee Club, Subway, Noodle Shops, Indian Restaurants, Convenience Store, Cheese Cake Shop, Dominos plus many more.