Brisbane to Cairns | Rockhampton Qld Motel Accommodation

Brisbane to Rockhampton

  • 1683 km or 1045 mi
  • 18 hours 46 minutes by car
  • 2 hours 20 minutes by plane (direct)

Suggested Stops

  • Noosa Heads, National Park. Walk as far as Hells gate, and then turn back. The track length is 5.4km if you go all the way to the end (one-way). Swim after your walk. The main beach is family friendly, allow at least 3 to 4 hours at Noosa heads. It takes approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes from Brisbane.

  • Fraser Island, hire a 4WD or go on a tour. Fraser island is a great camping, fishing and 4WD destination (Duration 2 days).

Rockhampton Attractions

Rockhampton has a wide range of wildlife including; Kangaroos, Crocodiles, Cockatoos. 


  • Capricorn Caves, limestone formed natural caves, located in North Rockhampton.
  • Mount Etna Caves
  • Mount Morgan Mines
  • Archer Park Rail Museum
  • Great Keppel Island

Rockhampton Accommodation

  •, perfect for the Capricorn Caves,