Rockhampton Aerial view with Citywalk in front

Exploring Rockhampton: Things to do

Food, fun and places to explore in Rockhampton and beyond, from your perfect base, Citywalk Motor Inn.
Things to do

Discover what Rockhampton has to offer

We’re a centrally located motel within walking distance to restaurants and pubs, the Historic Riverwalk, as well as optimally located for Rockhampton’s big events and access to nearby sights & destinations.

Food & beverage options

Our Motor Inn is situated in a perfect location at the heart of Rockhampton, placing you within easy reach of great food options. It’s only a short walk to discover popular restaurants & pubs such as CocoBrew and Bartlett's Tavern. Whether you're looking for a great dining experience or just a quick meal, our location offers a diverse range of food & drink options for all tastes.

Man eating steak, chips and salad with beverage in background

The Historic Riverwalk and nearby sights

We’re also conveniently situated near the city centre's historic Quay Street River Walk, the backdrop for many of Rockhampton’s major events - RockyNats, Rockhampton River Festival, and Capricorn Food & Wine Festival. These events offer a unique blend of culture, entertainment, and local flavours, a great way to spend some time in Rockhampton in the lively atmosphere. Nearby you’ll also find the Rockhampton Museum of Art, Regional Library, Heritage Trail and the Fitzroy River.

Young couple walk through history riverwalk in Rockhampton

Rockhampton’s exciting events

Seeking adventure and excitement? Our proximity to the iconic Great Western Hotel and Rockhampton Showgrounds is a significant plus.

Rockhampton concert with large audience in background, band in foreground

The Great Western Hotel regularly hosts the thrilling Professional Bull Riding Series and serves as a vibrant live music venue.

Meanwhile, a quick 5-minute drive down Campbell Street leads to the Rockhampton Showgrounds. This venue is famous for hosting Beef Australia - the country's biggest beef expo held every three years. Additionally, it also serves as the venue for various other events such as CapriCon, Rockhampton Expo, and Rocky Swap.

Our location ensures a peaceful and restful stay, conveniently located just off the Bruce Highway.

Mt Archer & Yeppoon

The Citywalk Motor Inn is not only a gateway to the delights of Rockhampton but also a convenient base for exploring the wider region. Whether it's nearby Mt Archer with its breathtaking views, or a 40-minute drive to Yeppoon, the picturesque coastal town offering pristine beaches and a laid-back lifestyle that's perfect for a day trip!

Two people at Mt Archer watching the sun set over the beautiful open views of the region

Our region & beyond

Beyond you'll also find The Capricorn Caves, an impressive natural cave system, and the iconic Byfield National Park. Both are easily accessible and provide an exciting adventure for the entire family. Citywalk Motor Inn provides you with fantastic opportunities to explore the beautiful landscapes and attractions of Central Queensland, with an affordable, modern and clean home base.

Inside the Capricorn Caves exploring deep inside the earth

129 William St,

Mon-Sat: 8am-8pm
Sun: 2pm-8pm (on-call 8-2)

Reception Hours

Mon-Sat: 8am-8pm
Sun: 2pm-8pm (on-call before 2pm)

Rockhampton Location

129 William St,
Rockhampton QLD 4700

25 Rooms

Clean & affordable with Free Wi-Fi & friendly staff