The Bruce Highway, dissects the region in a North/South direction. Running parallel, servicing the hinterland is the Burnett Highway. The Capricorn Highway links the Central Highlands. Drive time is seven and a half hours from Brisbane to Rockhampton, Central Queensland's Tourism Hub.
Up to eight flights a day connect Brisbane with Rockhampton and flights operate daily to Cairns. The flight time from Brisbane is approximately one hour.
Train services operate daily into Rockhampton and twice weekly to Longreach. Brisbane/ Rockhampton service time is approximately eight and a half hours.
Daily services operate into Rockhampton with McCafferty's and Greyhound Pioneer Australia. The Hinterland and Central Highlands are also serviced daily.
Coaches service Rockhampton city, the Capricorn Coast and Mount Morgan daily.
Great Keppel Island Transfers
Great Keppel Island is accessible by air from Rockhampton and by boat from Rosslyn Bay boat harbour, Yeppoon.
Major banks are open from 9.30am to 4.00pm
Monday to Thursday and 9.30am to 5.00pm on Friday.
Some building societies open Saturday mornings. Most banks have electronic banking facilities operating 24 hours a day.
Opening times are 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.
Major shopping centres open 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday
and until 12.00pm on Saturdays.
Many offer extended trading hours through the week.