Next step for Kershaw Gardens remediation

The journey to restore the region's iconic Kershaw Gardens has reached a key milestone this week with civil works starting on the Central Precinct. 

Sport and Recreation Networking Session

Sport and Recreation Networking session for 2017!

The first half of the session will be about Local, State and Federal funding and the second half of the session will be a panel style discussion. Featuring guest speakers from Rockhampton Regional Council, Queensland Government's Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing and Regional Development Australia.

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

Do you want to be a part of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games? Submit your ticket request today as requests close 22nd May 2017

Waterslide makes a comeback at 42nd Battalion Memorial Pool!

More waterpark fun for the Region is on its way as works begin in coming weeks on three new waterslides at North Rockhampton's 42nd Battalion Memorial Pool. 

Obesity in Australia

You may not know it, but Queensland has the second highest rate of adult obesity in Australia. If you're eating too many kilojoules you may be at risk of gaining weight which may lead to a range of health issues. Check out the link below for more information and videos on this topic. 

Campaign feeds Queenslanders' hunger for knowledge

An eye-opening new video from Queensland Health's new campaign, The kilojoules on the menu, reveals the energy contained in some fast food meals is enough to power a family car.

Let Kids be Kids

Let Kids be Kids is a national campaign that addresses poor sideline behaviour. 

Her Majesty The Queen launches Queen's Baton

A little over a week since Rockhampton was announced as an Australian Celebration Community for the GC2018 Queen's Baton Relay, her Majest Queen Elizabeth II has set the Baton in motion during a star-studded ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London. 

$1.24M North Street Bicycle Lanes project completed

Cyclists across the Rockhampton Region can now put their wheels in motion, with the North Street Bicycle lanes officially opened today by Member for Rockhampton Bill Byrne, and Councillors Tony Williams and Drew Wickerson. 

Is your pet registered and microchipped?

Now is the time to check your dogs as Rockhampton Regional Council's Local Laws Officers will commence an approved systematic inspection program in Mount Moran and surrounding areas starting in April.