Gladstone airport car rental companies are continuously competing for customers by providing low daily and weekly rates for car hire services. Fortunately, this makes it relatively easy to find affordable rental cars near the Gladstone airport. By renting a car rather than paying for public transportation during your vacation, you can maximize the amount of time spent seeing and doing things, and minimize the amount of money and time spent trying to get there.
Gladstone is rich with both natural and cultural attractions, one of the most popular of which is the Beautiful Betsy Walk (which is a trail leading to the site of a World War II bomber crash located within the Kroombit Tops National Park). In fact, there are a plethora of nature conservation areas and national parks within a 50 km radius of the city, including Eurimbula National Park and Broadwater Conservation Park.
If you're more interested in cultural/historical attractions, you may want to stop by the Caliope River Historical Village, which is one of the best local history museums. Other attractions within the area are the Gladstone Marina, Gladstone Maritime Museum, the Fitzroy Reef, and the Heron Island Dive Site.
A video of a fun trip to Gladstone, Australia showing snorkeling, mud-crabbing, reef fishing, and highlights of the local wine Festival