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Guided tours of the ex-RAN HMAS Gladstone. Perched above the water in her permanent dock at East Shores, the boat comes alive with stories of how the sailors lived and worked on the ship. This museum ship from the Fremantle Class Patrol Boats has a...more
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Gladstone, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4972 0810
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Great to have a tour of HMAS Gladstone. The retired Patrol Boat has been well looked after, and it was good to see the Radio Room buzzing with activity. Tours are open most weekends, when the flags are flying. The guide was very knowledgeable and...More

Thank Jim4680
Reviewed 8 April 2018

I was quite amazed to see the HMAS Gladstone in Gladstone. Wow! That was cool. It was commissioned in 1984. It is still splendid. I am glad that it is still pristine. It was a patrol boat that spent most of its time at the...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Very very interesting and if you are a fan of the tv show sea patrol its even better Run by volunteers and cheap for what you get

Thank cathjl
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Brilliant tour of this former patrol boat that is now on permanent display in Gladstone harbour. Our tour guide was an experienced former sailor who gave us a wonderful insight into the cramped confined conditions that our serviceman and women work in daily during their...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

What an excellent tour. (Guide Janine). You could say that Janine had the "dirt" on the sailors who lived on HMAS Gladstone while it was in service but perhaps that might be exaggerating a little. She can certainly tell a story and tell the "stories"...More

Thank austravlar
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Very interesting. Learnt heaps. The boat looks big and solid and pretty boring from the outside really. Inside though - WOW! There is so much on board and so much to see. Great tour guide - heaps of knowledge of the sailors activities on board....More

Thank JakeNyne
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We were lucky enough to be in Gladstone during a weekend so had the opportunity to see over the HMAS Gladstone. The Gladstone was a patrol boat for the Navy and as such patrolled around Australia protecting the country's fisheries and looking out for illegal...More

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