Live Entertainment & Shows

Gladstone Ports Corporation's Marina Main Stage came alive with awesome main stage entertainment in 2019! 

Wednesday 17th April 2019
Santos GLNG's Talent Quest & Opening Night Festivities - From 6:30pm 
A night celebrating Gladstone's finest talent, live on the GPC Marina Main Stage! Whether it be singing, dancing, magic tricks and everything in between, all local performers were welcome to participate in this iconic Harbour Festival event. With our largest amount of cash prizes up for grabs, it was definitely worth taking a shot! With the winner of the night going to local duo Jacinta & Lachie. They also received the amazing opportunity to sing on local station Hit 93.5 for RNB Friday!

Thursday 18th April 2019
Gladstone Ports Corporation's Family Fun Night - From 6pm 
A night of family fun on the GPC Marina Main Stage, featuring fantastic kids live stage shows, plus a very special appearance from Gladstone Ports Corporation's Curtis the Turtle and a fireworks extravaganza! 
Crowds were treated to three amazing children's shows: Trolls Show, Minions Dance Party and PAW Patrol Show. Always one of the biggest nights at Festival, and this year was no different. With standing room only left on the Marina Main Hill. 
Friday 19th April 2019
Fantastic Friday Night - From 7pm 
Bohemian Rhapsody - The Ultimate Tribute to Queen & Freddie Mercury were rocking out on Friday night! These guys were not another tribute band, cashing in on someone else's talent and hard work. They may be a tribute band, but they are also Queen fans, and die hard ones at that. Thomas Crane made his first appearance in Australia as the legendary 'Freddie Mercury' on the Channel Nine Networks TV show "Starstruck" in 2006 and "Australia's Got Talent" in 2011. Impressing audiences and making it to the finals of the shows.This band take what they do very seriously, but they also take it with a great deal of respect and love for the original article. A night of Festival which was not to be missed, with many joining in dancing and singing along all night long! 



Saturday 20th April 2019
Gladstone Regional Council's Sensational Saturday Night - From 7pm 

Gladstone were ready to Rock on Saturday night! It was an evening of MASSIVE sound and even bigger hits – featuring Australian Classic Rock Show - Aussie Anthems! From The Hoodoos to Chisel, via The Hunters, Acca Dacca and The Mentals! Well, you may have needed to be Australian to know what we're talking about here! Another great night on the GPC Marina Main Stage, with locals singing along to their all time favourite Aussie hits! 
Sunday 21st April 2019
Shell's QGC business Festival Finale - From 7pm 

Closing of the 57th Annual Gladstone Harbour Festival with one last hurrah of awesome entertainment was Major Tom Show - David Bowie and AbbaFAB. Having performed to sell out audiences throughout Australia and Asia, Agnetha, Frida, Benny and Bjorn returned to take you on a fun filled journey through the hits that had the crowd dancing and singing uncontrollably. The band and its members have been featured extensively on Australian and Asian TV as well as radio stations 6IX, 6PR, 96FM in Australia and BBC Radio 1 & 2 in the UK. There are many Abba tribute bands out there, but there's only one that is FAB!! Along with AbbaFab the Major Tom Show was also a hit, with a great tribute show to the one and only David Bowie! 

GECC's Food Court Live Entertainment

The GECC Festival Food Court stage was jam-packed with performances from some of our region's best soloists and duo's this year. 

Live Entertainment & Shows
  • Wednesday 17th April - Sunday 21st April 2019
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