Boyne Island/Tannum Sands, 4680, Queensland, Australia

Tannum Sands and Boyne Island are twin coastal towns on Central Queensland’s East Coast approx 25 km south of Gladstone. Local industry includes Australia’s largest aluminium smelter, Boyne Smelters Ltd. On the Queens Birthday long weekend each year, Boyne Island hosts the Boyne Tannum Hookup Fishing Event. Local Council: Calliope Shire Council Local Schools: Boyne… Read More

Gladstone Queensland Australia

Gladstone Queensland Gladstone, Queensland’s largest port, is located 550 kilometres north of Brisbane and 100 kilometres south-east of Rockhampton.  Gladstone is placed between the Calliope River to the north and the Boyne River to the south. Both rivers lead into the deep water harbour for which Gladstone owes much of its industrial development. The harbour… Read More