Rockin Rocky 2018 - Great Western Hotel Rockin Rocky will be back in 2018! Mark Saturday 29th to Monday 31st December 2018 in your calendar for one GREAT weekend!
Anakie is positioned at the Sapphire Gemfields 'crossroads' along the Capricorn Highway, and hosts Australia's largest sapphire exhibition, 'Gemfest - Festival of Gems' over four days each August. Visit the historic Anakie Hotel which had to be partially rebuilt in 1971 after a disgruntled patron blew out the front section with gelignite, the hotel now boast a fantastic new mural depicting the infamous event!
Anakie has your accommodation needs covered with a bed and breakfast, caravan park and hotel/motel. You can also enjoy the community's rejuvenated town dam area.
Each year Anakie plays host to Australia’s largest Sapphire Exhibition, ‘Gemfest – Festival of Gems’ over four days in August. The festival showcases exquisite gemstones and jewellery from local, national and international traders.