Grow Your Business
Becoming a member of GAPDL has a number of benefits. Growing your business is just one of them!
GAPDL is a dynamic and enthusiastic not-for-profit, membership based organisation responsible for strategically marketing the Gladstone Region as a preferred tourism, investment and lifestyle destination. GAPDL is recognised by the Queensland State Government as one of the 13 Regional Tourism Organisations and is responsible for promoting the Gladstone Region and Banana Shire to both the domestic and international markets.
Our footprint covers the heart of Central Queensland and the Southern Great Barrier Reef, spanning from Gladstone City to Baffle Creek and out to Biloela (including Boyne Tannum, Calliope, Mt Larcom, Agnes Water, 1770, Benaraby, Miriam Vale, Boyne Valley and the townships of Banana Shire).
GAPDL has strong professional partnerships with many important partners including Gladstone Regional Council, Australian and Queensland Governments, Banana Shire Council, Tourism and Events Queensland, Queensland Tourism Industry Council, along with Community Organisations and Major Industry. GAPDL works alongside these many important partners and members to constantly identify and facilitate strategies that will grow existing regional business. Our partnerships sit at the heart of the Region’s dynamic business, tourism and community growth and development.