Rockhampton is recognised as the economic heart of Central Queensland. It is home to a over 80,000 residents and is blessed with over 300 days of sunshine each year. Logistically, the region is perfectly positioned as the gateway to Northern Australia well serviced by road, rail, air and sea infrastructure.
Rockhampton Regional Council formed Advance Rockhampton in 2015 to create one great region to live, visit and invest and to work with business and investors to create increased economic growth within the region.
As the economic development unit of Rockhampton Regional Council, Advance Rockhampton works to build the liveability, visitability and investability of the region.
With a great team of people dedicated towards Putting Rocky on the Radar and creating a region that residents want to live in, that tourists want to visit and building a desirable location for investment.