Train in Rockhampton

Queensland Rail

Queensland Rail runs a daily service to Brisbane ($135, 7½ to 10½ hours) and Gladstone ($49, 1½ hours). It also connects Rockhampton with Brisbane, Cairns and Queensland's dusty interior, including bush towns such a…
Ferry in Great Keppel Island

Freedom Fast Cats

Makes the trip from the Keppel Bay Marina in Rosslyn Bay (7km south of Yeppoon) to and from Great Keppel Island daily (check the website for exact times). The company also operates a few day packages that add on sno…
Ferry in Southern Reef Islands

Curtis Ferry Services

Ferry services from Gladstone to Lady Musgrave (adult return $350, based on 40-person minimum) and North West Islands (adult return $295, 25-person minimum). The operator will try to combine smaller groups where pos…
Bus in Rockhampton


Has regular services from Rocky to Mackay ($69, four hours), Brisbane ($179, 11-15 hours) and Cairns ($204, 17-19 hours). All services stop at the Puma service station.
Bus in Rockhampton

Young's Bus Service

Travels to Yeppoon ($6.10, 40 minutes) and Rosslyn Bay ($6.10, one hour), from where ferries for Great Keppel Island depart. Buses depart from Bolsover St, outside the police station.
Bus in Agnes Water & Town Of 1770


Runs daily from the Caltex service station in Agnes Water to Bundaberg ($29, 1½ hours), Cains ($244, 22½ hours) and other significant centres.
Ferry in Gladstone

Curtis Ferry Services

One service each Monday, and two each Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between Gladstone Marina and the south end of Curtis Island.
Train in Gladstone

Queensland Rail

The Spirit of Queensland runs from Gladstone south to Brisbane and north to Cairns, stopping at coastal centres along the way.
Parking in Yeppoon

Great Keppel Island Security Car Park

Leave your car at this secure mainland facility, close to Keppel Bay Marina, while you enjoy yourself on Great Keppel Island.
Airport in Great Keppel Island


Built to serve the big resort that Great Keppel once supported, this airstrip is now mostly a playground for goats.