Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre is Central Queensland’s only fully integrated convention and entertainment centre.

Following a multi-million dollar redevelopment, Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre is one of regional Queensland’s premier entertainment venues, attracting new entertainment, conferences and events never before seen in the region.


  • Vibrant Integrated Entertainment Precinct
  • Expert Team
  • Industry Leading Technology
  • Fine Dining Options

Dynamic and adaptable spaces


10 metre wide stage, easily expandable


Fantastic access to Gladstone’s Entertainment Precinct


Multipurpose spaces allow GECC to cater to any event – large or small and for multiple events at once. With operable walls in the flat floor and conference room spaces, a 675 capacity theatre, an intelligent layout and multi-level design, GECC can accommodate small meetings, theatre shows, gala events and rehearsals all at the one time!

Expert Team

GECC offers the most experienced events team in the Region. We are committed to delivering a high quality, professional event for you and your guests. Your dedicated events team will curate all aspects of your event – food, drinks, space and entertainment to ensure the perfect setting and lasting impressions.

Vibrant, integrated entertainment precinct

In the heart of the Gladstone CBD, the GECC is the centre point of the city’s entertainment precinct. Surrounded by eateries and only a short walk to the Gladstone Marina, GECC’s central location makes it the place to be any day or night of the week!


Our in-house catering team from Light Group will work with us to deliver a memorable meal for your event. Since opening in 2014, Light Group has quickly become renowned for delectable food, coupled with perfect beverage options, delivered with exceptional service. Please see our food and beverage menus for more details.


  • Fully networked building for an integrated audio visual experience
  • Flexible lighting options with a fleet of over 100 intelligent moving lights
  • Concert-quality PA system
  • Large double blend projection theatre (13m x 7m)
  • Experienced, innovative team with the ability to adapt to client needs


Regardless of whether you’re travelling by land, air or sea – getting to, and around the Gladstone Region is a breeze! With so much to explore, there are simple transport and hire options available throughout the Region. Gladstone has its own airport with an average of 8 flights per day. Taxi and car hire services, the QR Travel Train, boats and coach services operate daily. GECC is only a 7 minute drive from Gladstone Airport. View more about the Gladstone Region.

Car Park Facilities

GECC has its own multi-story car park which is serviced by 3 elevators and has over 170 available spaces.

This car park provides direct access to the building available through the double glass doors on Level 1. Front door access to the building can be reaches through the Ground Level and out to Goondoon Street.

Mobility Impaired Access

GECC is dedicated to being welcoming, accessible and inclusive.

Ramp access to the main foyer is available via Goondoon Street. GECC has ramp and wheelchair lift access to all areas of the building, disabled facilities and vision impaired assistance.

For patrons with individual needs, we strongly encourage you to contact our team.


GECC Boasts state of the art technical equipment including;

  • Service lift from loading dock directly to main hall
  • Loading dock with direct access to backstage of Auditorium
  • Full commercial kitchen
  • Bus access via Oaka Lane
  • Free Wi-fi available throughout the venue


Local Government Association Queensland

“My experience of Gladstone has been one of warmth and generosity. From the friendly hotel service, to the incredible team and volunteers that assisted us at the GECC, it has been a true delight to be a part of Conference in your beautiful little piece of the state.”

Local Government Association Queensland

“I’m just touching base to personally thank the GECC team for all your hard work and dedication. You are absolutely amazing and are a wonderful asset. Congratulations on your efforts – You really went over and above the call of duty with everything you did for us”

Dr Anthony Canfell – Alumina 2018

“Alumina 2018 was a great success. we were very keen to hold the event in Gladstone and the GECC location was perfect – the delegates had a great experience and the set up for the exhibitors worked very well. The AV/Technical support was very professional, volunteers very friendly and the GECC management were very willing to adopt for any of our requests”

Gladstone Chamber of Commerce and Industry Event

Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre played host to Gladstone Chamber of Commerce and Industries (GCCI) first in-person networking event after Covid 19 lockdown.

Mark Millett, GECC Venue Leader, welcomed GCCI’s members and guests and treated them to a tour of the Entertainment Centre, including a sumptuous sampling of canapes prepared by the in house chef.

We have been busy refreshing, retraining, repainting, researching and rebuilding various parts of our venue, equipment and processes. We have some ideas we’re working on, made possible by the solid foundation we are building as we return to normality.

GECC is committed to support the Gladstone Chamber of Commerce and Industry in their strive for economic prosperity throughout the Gladstone Region and will continue to forge new partnerships and strengthen its existing business relationships.


The gateway to the Southern Great Barrier Reef – the Gladstone region is known for the incredible juxtaposition of industry, nature and the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef. Home to some of the most stunning Ncoral reefs in the world, the thriving region is an untouched paradise with an extensive and diverse culture. It is an exciting and interesting destination with something to offer every resident and visitor.

The  shimmering water of Gladstone Harbour, and its surrounding marina parklands, continue to attract people to the city from around the globe and encourages further exploration of our remarkable Region.