GLADSTONE Ports Corporations Marina has retained its four Gold Anchor status, joining more than 250 marinas worldwide with global accreditation.

GPC’s Marina was credited with excellent facilities, great staff attitude and pristine parklands.

Marina Industries Association chief executive, Colin Bransgrove said the Gold Anchor assessment of Gladstone Marina highlighted its functionality and user-friendly apppeal.

“The survey of berth holders for example indicated a high level of satisfaction with the marina staff and the cleanliness of the marina amenities,” Mr Bransgrove said.


“Global Gold Anchor accreditation also provides a road map for marina development, over the past four years the Gladstone Marina has been strategic in the use of the Gold Anchor assessment criteria to inform its planning and investment.”

GPC acting chief executive, Craig Walker said he was proud of the Marina team for their efforts.

“We are so proud of our marina and parkland facilities,” Mr Walker said.

“As custodians of the foreshore, we are committed and proud to provide these areas and maintain at such a high standard for the enjoyment of our community and visitors.

“I am so proud of the Marina and Parklands teams who provide fantastic service and keep the parklands looking pristine, it’s an outstanding achievement and a great way to close out 2019.”