Rockhampton proves that good things do indeed come in small packages. The town manages to be busy an idyllic at once, delivering a lively crowd that nonetheless take time out for more peaceful excursions into the wild. The locals call the place Rocky, and so shall we. Here’s why you should visit:
Adventure Sports! The Zoo and the crocodile farm are only a part of the fun. Whether you’re abseiling in the Capricorn Caves, or trekking the Mount Archer trail, Rocky’s delights is going to shake down your pounds.
History! Rocky is one of Queensland’s oldest towns, and the city takes great pains to preserve that heritage. The Dreamtime Cultural Centre focusing on the Aborigines, and the Rockhampton Heritage Village focusing on the city itself go a long way in telling the story of how and why Australia developed.