GAPDL is a dynamic and enthusiastic 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 responsible for promoting the Gladstone Region to both the domestic and international markets.

With a vision to advance the Gladstone Region through the promotion and development of business, industry and tourism for the benefit of our members and the Community, GAPDL also aims to encourage and foster new sustainable business and industry investment opportunities to assist with driving the region’s economy forward. GAPDL’s active participation and facilitation of projects, programs and services for the Gladstone Region greatly benefit our community.

As the Gladstone Region’s lead business, tourism and community development organisation, GAPDL has strong professional partnerships with many important partners including Gladstone Regional Council, Australian and Queensland Governments, 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.