Rockhampton is a city situated on Fitzroy River in Central Queensland. The city is known for its massive beef production and has one of the significant art galleries in regional Australia called the Rockhampton Art Gallery. A popular attraction in this city is the Pilbeam theatre – one of the finest in regional Queensland. A great way to get familiar with the city is by taking a heritage walk and about its many Victorian-era buildings.
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The perfect destination for adventure seekers, Rockhampton has several popular attractions including Capricorn Caves, Mount Archer and Kershaw Gardens. If you’re visiting with family, make sure you also go to Rockhampton Botanic Gardens and Rockhampton Heritage Village. For a perfect romantic getaway in the region, consider making a trip to Keppel Bay Islands National Park. A lot of tourists also visit the city during popular events like the Big Beer Festival, Rockhampton River Festival and Big Boys Toys Expo.
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