Rockhampton is a city of contrast. It is located on the tropic of Capricorn 40 kms inland from the ocean. Offering a combination of old world heritage charm, and new world country city, the downtown area of the city has many heritage listed buildings, along with attractions such as restored railway museum, military museum, Glenmore Homestead.
The Fitzroy river, Queensland largest river, runs through Rockhampton, and along with Berserker Ranges and Mt Archer as a backdrop provides a very scenic outlook.
The Capricorn Coast 40 kms east of Rockhampton, has the sea side townships of Yeppoon, Emu Park, Keppel Sands, and the Byfield Rainforest all with in easy driving distance.
Mt Morgan is located 40 kms west of Rockhampton and offers a look at the historical Gold Township. Rockhamptom is a great place to explore central Queensland from, and to get the most out of a holiday a car rental is a definite need.
Looking for car hire on your visit to Rockhampton? If so Rockhampton Airport is a great place to pickup a car hire from.
|Rockhampton||Avis||83 Canoona Road|
|Rockhampton||Budget||65-71 Canoona Rd|
|Rockhampton Airport||Avis||Terminal Building|
|Rockhampton Airport||Budget||Terminal Building|
|Rockhampton Airport||Europcar||Terminal Building|
|Rockhampton Airport||Hertz||Terminal Building|
|Rockhampton Airport||Thrifty||Terminal Building|