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January 2015

Kate BERGIN (b.1968)| Against idleness and mischief 2013 | oil on canvas
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DECEMBER 06
Snap! Crocodile Culture

Start Date: 06-Dec-2014 End Date: 08-Feb-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Snap! Crocodile Culture is a unique exhibition presenting the diversity and beauty of crocodiles in Australia. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists feature crocodiles in their work,...

Petrina HICKS (b.1972) | Venus 2013 pigment print | 100 x 100 cm | Purchased with funds provided by Rockhampton Regional Council 2013
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DECEMBER 20
Do You See What I See?

Start Date: 20-Dec-2014 End Date: 22-Mar-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

In this new century where a digital deluge increasingly dominates how people live, the camera, and subsequent photographs, are treated with a duality of narcissism and suspicion. Through smart...

February 2015

Kate BERGIN (b.1968)| Against idleness and mischief 2013 | oil on canvas
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DECEMBER 06
Snap! Crocodile Culture

Start Date: 06-Dec-2014 End Date: 08-Feb-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Snap! Crocodile Culture is a unique exhibition presenting the diversity and beauty of crocodiles in Australia. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists feature crocodiles in their work,...

Petrina HICKS (b.1972) | Venus 2013 pigment print | 100 x 100 cm | Purchased with funds provided by Rockhampton Regional Council 2013
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DECEMBER 20
Do You See What I See?

Start Date: 20-Dec-2014 End Date: 22-Mar-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

In this new century where a digital deluge increasingly dominates how people live, the camera, and subsequent photographs, are treated with a duality of narcissism and suspicion. Through smart...

Rockhampton Arcade Markets
FEBRUARY 01
Rockhampton Arcade Markets

Start Date: 01-Feb-2015 End Date: 01-Feb-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Markets, Free Stuff

Rockhampton's Arcade Markets have everything from fresh seasonal produce to crafts and bric-a-brac. These markets are the place to be each week for all your needs and wants. Visit the Arcade...

Rockhampton Arcade Markets
FEBRUARY 08
Rockhampton Arcade Markets

Start Date: 08-Feb-2015 End Date: 08-Feb-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Markets, Free Stuff

Rockhampton's Arcade Markets have everything from fresh seasonal produce to crafts and bric-a-brac. These markets are the place to be each week for all your needs and wants. Visit the Arcade...

The Searchers
FEBRUARY 11
The Searchers - Rockhampton

Start Date: 11-Feb-2015 End Date: 11-Feb-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Performances

With hit songs including Sweets For My Sweet, Sugar And Spice, Needles And Pins, Love Potion Number 9, Don't Throw Your Love Away, Someday We're Gonna Love Again and When You Walk In The Room, The...

The Umbilical Brothers: KiDSHoW (not suitable for children)
FEBRUARY 13
The Umbilical Brothers: KiDSHoW (not suitable for children)

Start Date: 13-Feb-2015 End Date: 13-Feb-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Performances

The Umbilical Brothers are back with a brand new show, and it's a Kids Show! It contains violence, sexual references, drug taking and frequent coarse language. It is absolutely not suitable for...

acrylic on canvas | Rockhampton Art Gallery Trust 2013 Winner of the 2013 Bayton Award | © Kobie Swart
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FEBRUARY 15
The Bayton Award Exhibition

Start Date: 15-Feb-2015 End Date: 15-Mar-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows, Free Stuff, Rockhampton Art Gallery

The Bayton Award is a biennial non-acquisitive prize open to all forms of art media celebrating the diversity and excitement of visual arts in the Central Queensland region. The exhibition will...

FEBRUARY 20
Twilight Movies

Start Date: 20-Feb-2015 End Date: 20-Feb-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Family Fun, Free Stuff

Upcoming 2015 Twilight Movies are: Friday 9 January - How to Train Your Dragon (PG) - Big Dam, Mount Morgan Friday 16 January - The Lego Movie (PG) - Conaghan Park, Gracemere Friday 20...

Lane 4 Aquatics Sports and Health Expo
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FEBRUARY 22
Sports and Health Expo

Start Date: 22-Feb-2015 End Date: 22-Feb-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows, Family Fun, Free Stuff

The Sports and Health Expo is on again this year. The expo is set to feature over a variety of stall holders offering information on everything to do with sport, recreation, health and...

Country Music Morning Tea
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FEBRUARY 24
Country Music Morning Tea

Start Date: 24-Feb-2015 End Date: 24-Feb-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Performances

The Rockhampton Heritage village presents a morning of Country music favourites every two months at the Shearing Shed. Good music, good company. "Gunsmoke" perform with various local country...

March 2015

Petrina HICKS (b.1972) | Venus 2013 pigment print | 100 x 100 cm | Purchased with funds provided by Rockhampton Regional Council 2013
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DECEMBER 20
Do You See What I See?

Start Date: 20-Dec-2014 End Date: 22-Mar-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

In this new century where a digital deluge increasingly dominates how people live, the camera, and subsequent photographs, are treated with a duality of narcissism and suspicion. Through smart...

acrylic on canvas | Rockhampton Art Gallery Trust 2013 Winner of the 2013 Bayton Award | © Kobie Swart
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FEBRUARY 15
The Bayton Award Exhibition

Start Date: 15-Feb-2015 End Date: 15-Mar-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows, Free Stuff, Rockhampton Art Gallery

The Bayton Award is a biennial non-acquisitive prize open to all forms of art media celebrating the diversity and excitement of visual arts in the Central Queensland region. The exhibition will...

The Big Croc Hatch
MARCH 01
Big Croc Hatch

Start Date: 01-Mar-2015 End Date: 31-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Family Fun, Festivals and Celebrations

The Big Croc Hatch is a unique event in Central Queensland. Small baby crocodiles hatch from their eggs. Watch as the 'egg tooth' breaks the shell and the small croc emerges. Hatching Season...

MARCH 01
Clean Up Australia Day 2015

Start Date: 01-Mar-2015 End Date: 01-Mar-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Free Stuff

Sunday 1 March 2015 is the day when hundreds of thousands of Australians will take to their streets for Clean Up Australia Day. Since the national event started in 1990 Australians have...

Masterpieces of the Baroque
MARCH 01
Masterpieces of the Baroque

Start Date: 01-Mar-2015 End Date: 01-Mar-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Arts & Performance, Performances

CQ Strings will be starting off the year with concert of wonderful Baroque music featuring brass players from the Capricornia Silver Band and oboe soloists from Bundaberg. Afternoon tea will be...

The Great Zombie Escape - Night Run Rockhampton
MARCH 07
The Great Zombie Escape - Night Run Rockhampton

Start Date: 07-Mar-2015 End Date: 07-Mar-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Sporting Events

Ever wondered if you and your friends would escape the zombie apocalypse in the dark? Well now you can find out in Rockhampton, at Central Queensland University. A five kilometre escape route to...

Annette BEZOR (b. 1950) | Entanglement inversion 1990 | Oil and synthetic polymer paint on canvas | Acquired 1997. Central Queensland Art Purchase.
MARCH 07
Women of the Gallery

Start Date: 07-Mar-2015 End Date: 10-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Coinciding with International Women's Day and closing on Mother's Day, Women of the Gallery is a celebration of women in art. Drawn from Rockhampton Art Gallery's rich collection, this exhibition...

Callaghan Park
MARCH 14
Saint Patricks Day Races

Start Date: 14-Mar-2015 End Date: 14-Mar-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Sporting Events

Racing enthusiasts get ready for one of Rockhampton's most popular race dates - the Saint Patrick's Day Races. A highlight of the racing calendar, St Patrick's Day Races is guaranteed to be a day...

Dreaming of Deco: style in the modern age
MARCH 28
Dreaming of Deco: style in the modern age

Start Date: 28-Mar-2015 End Date: 24-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

During the mid-1920s the Art Deco movement heralded an era of opulence and style through design, architecture, fashion and art. It was the age of Gatsby, Jazz, flappers and transatlantic travel...

April 2015

The Big Croc Hatch
MARCH 01
Big Croc Hatch

Start Date: 01-Mar-2015 End Date: 31-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Family Fun, Festivals and Celebrations

The Big Croc Hatch is a unique event in Central Queensland. Small baby crocodiles hatch from their eggs. Watch as the 'egg tooth' breaks the shell and the small croc emerges. Hatching Season...

Annette BEZOR (b. 1950) | Entanglement inversion 1990 | Oil and synthetic polymer paint on canvas | Acquired 1997. Central Queensland Art Purchase.
MARCH 07
Women of the Gallery

Start Date: 07-Mar-2015 End Date: 10-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Coinciding with International Women's Day and closing on Mother's Day, Women of the Gallery is a celebration of women in art. Drawn from Rockhampton Art Gallery's rich collection, this exhibition...

Dreaming of Deco: style in the modern age
MARCH 28
Dreaming of Deco: style in the modern age

Start Date: 28-Mar-2015 End Date: 24-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

During the mid-1920s the Art Deco movement heralded an era of opulence and style through design, architecture, fashion and art. It was the age of Gatsby, Jazz, flappers and transatlantic travel...

Country Music Morning Tea
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APRIL 28
Country Music Morning Tea

Start Date: 28-Apr-2015 End Date: 28-Apr-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Performances

The Rockhampton Heritage village presents a morning of Country music favourites every two months at the Shearing Shed. Good music, good company. "Gunsmoke" perform with various local country...

May 2015

The Big Croc Hatch
MARCH 01
Big Croc Hatch

Start Date: 01-Mar-2015 End Date: 31-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Family Fun, Festivals and Celebrations

The Big Croc Hatch is a unique event in Central Queensland. Small baby crocodiles hatch from their eggs. Watch as the 'egg tooth' breaks the shell and the small croc emerges. Hatching Season...

Annette BEZOR (b. 1950) | Entanglement inversion 1990 | Oil and synthetic polymer paint on canvas | Acquired 1997. Central Queensland Art Purchase.
MARCH 07
Women of the Gallery

Start Date: 07-Mar-2015 End Date: 10-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Coinciding with International Women's Day and closing on Mother's Day, Women of the Gallery is a celebration of women in art. Drawn from Rockhampton Art Gallery's rich collection, this exhibition...

Dreaming of Deco: style in the modern age
MARCH 28
Dreaming of Deco: style in the modern age

Start Date: 28-Mar-2015 End Date: 24-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

During the mid-1920s the Art Deco movement heralded an era of opulence and style through design, architecture, fashion and art. It was the age of Gatsby, Jazz, flappers and transatlantic travel...

Beef Australia 2015
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MAY 03
Beef Australia

Start Date: 03-May-2015 End Date: 09-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Every three years people from all over the World come to Rockhampton, Queensland to attend what has become one of the World's great beef cattle events - Beef Australia. The Beef Australia Expos...

Pilbeam Theatre presents Melbourne Comedy Festival Roadshow
MAY 09
Pilbeam Theatre presents Melbourne Comedy Festival Roadshow

Start Date: 09-May-2015 End Date: 09-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Performances

Melbourne International Comedy Festival is on the road again with a colossal night of hilarity. Be prepared for laughs a plenty as they let loose their most loved comedians onto the open road for...

Peter O'DOHERTY | Corner House Curl Curl 2013  | acrylic on canvas image courtesy of Peter and Susan O'Doherty
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MAY 16
Moving House

Start Date: 16-May-2015 End Date: 28-Jun-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Moving House is a collaborate exhibition between artist couple Peter and Susan O'Doherty, combining Susan's mixed media constructions and Peter's paintings. The exhibition reflects their...

Rocky River Run
MAY 24
Rocky River Run

Start Date: 24-May-2015 End Date: 24-May-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Sporting Events

The Rocky River Run started at Rockhampton in 2008 and has been steadily growing in numbers each year. This year's event will include a 2 kilometre adult/kids' run, a 5 kilometre walk and wheel, a...

Alex SETON (b. 1977) | Durable solutions I 2014 | Wombeyan marble, polyester rope, spigots | Rodney and Anne Smorgon Sculpture Collection, Melbourne | photograph © Mark Pokorny
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MAY 30
Alex Seton Last Resort

Start Date: 30-May-2015 End Date: 12-Jul-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Alex Seton's interest in contemporary subjects - from the personal to the political -continues to have a profound influence on his work. In this exhibition, Seton situates the issue of asylum...

Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing
MAY 30
Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing

Start Date: 30-May-2015 End Date: 12-Jul-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Discover how Shaun Tan's intriguing picture book was transformed into an Oscar®-winning short animation in this travelling exhibition Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing. Shaun Tan' s picture book The...

June 2015

Peter O'DOHERTY | Corner House Curl Curl 2013  | acrylic on canvas image courtesy of Peter and Susan O'Doherty
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MAY 16
Moving House

Start Date: 16-May-2015 End Date: 28-Jun-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Moving House is a collaborate exhibition between artist couple Peter and Susan O'Doherty, combining Susan's mixed media constructions and Peter's paintings. The exhibition reflects their...

Alex SETON (b. 1977) | Durable solutions I 2014 | Wombeyan marble, polyester rope, spigots | Rodney and Anne Smorgon Sculpture Collection, Melbourne | photograph © Mark Pokorny
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MAY 30
Alex Seton Last Resort

Start Date: 30-May-2015 End Date: 12-Jul-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Alex Seton's interest in contemporary subjects - from the personal to the political -continues to have a profound influence on his work. In this exhibition, Seton situates the issue of asylum...

Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing
MAY 30
Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing

Start Date: 30-May-2015 End Date: 12-Jul-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Discover how Shaun Tan's intriguing picture book was transformed into an Oscar®-winning short animation in this travelling exhibition Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing. Shaun Tan' s picture book The...

Rockhampton Heritage Festival
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JUNE 13
Rockhampton Heritage Festival

Start Date: 13-Jun-2015 End Date: 14-Jun-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Festivals and Celebrations

Step back in time at the Rockhampton Heritage Festival at the Heritage Village. See how the pioneers and Indigenous people of the region lived and worked in days gone by. There will be displays...

Country Music Morning Tea
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JUNE 23
Country Music Morning Tea

Start Date: 23-Jun-2015 End Date: 23-Jun-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Performances

The Rockhampton Heritage village presents a morning of Country music favourites every two months at the Shearing Shed. Good music, good company. "Gunsmoke" perform with various local country...

July 2015

Alex SETON (b. 1977) | Durable solutions I 2014 | Wombeyan marble, polyester rope, spigots | Rodney and Anne Smorgon Sculpture Collection, Melbourne | photograph © Mark Pokorny
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MAY 30
Alex Seton Last Resort

Start Date: 30-May-2015 End Date: 12-Jul-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Alex Seton's interest in contemporary subjects - from the personal to the political -continues to have a profound influence on his work. In this exhibition, Seton situates the issue of asylum...

Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing
MAY 30
Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing

Start Date: 30-May-2015 End Date: 12-Jul-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Exhibitions and Shows

Discover how Shaun Tan's intriguing picture book was transformed into an Oscar®-winning short animation in this travelling exhibition Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing. Shaun Tan' s picture book The...

Rockhampton River Festival
JULY 09
Rockhampton River Festival

Start Date: 09-Jul-2015 End Date: 12-Jul-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Festivals and Celebrations

The inaugural Rockhampton River Festival will be held in Rockhampton next July. The festival celebrates Rockhampton as the heart of Central Queensland, and the river as the heart of the...

Paradise Lagoons Campdraft
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JULY 15
Paradise Lagoons Campdraft

Start Date: 15-Jul-2015 End Date: 19-Jul-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Campdrafts & Rodeos, Nightlife, Sporting Events

The Commonwealth Bank Region and Agribusiness Banking Paradise Lagoons Campdraft is Australia's richest campdraft, with AUD280,000 in prize money and trophies. The event is held at the purpose...

August 2015

Country Music Morning Tea
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AUGUST 25
Country Music Morning Tea

Start Date: 25-Aug-2015 End Date: 25-Aug-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Performances

The Rockhampton Heritage village presents a morning of Country music favourites every two months at the Shearing Shed. Good music, good company. "Gunsmoke" perform with various local country...

Rockhampton Cultural Festival
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AUGUST 30
Rockhampton Cultural Festival

Start Date: 30-Aug-2015 End Date: 30-Aug-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Festivals and Celebrations

The Rockhampton Cultural Festival will transform the Rockhampton Heritage Village into a colourful celebration of cultural diversity. Multicultural entertainers, market stalls and delicious food...

September 2015

Shane's Bundy Braised Ribs
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SEPTEMBER 18
Capricorn Food and Wine Festival

Start Date: 18-Sep-2015 End Date: 20-Sep-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Festivals and Celebrations

Capricorn Food and Wine Festival provides the premier event for Central Queensland and surrounding regions to showcase gourmet food and wine. Festival goers will be entertained, educated and...

October 2015

Country Music Morning Tea
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OCTOBER 27
Country Music Morning Tea

Start Date: 27-Oct-2015 End Date: 27-Oct-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Performances

The Rockhampton Heritage village presents a morning of Country music favourites every two months at the Shearing Shed. Good music, good company. "Gunsmoke" perform with various local country...

December 2015

Country Music Morning Tea
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DECEMBER 08
Country Music Morning Tea

Start Date: 08-Dec-2015 End Date: 08-Dec-2015
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Event Type: Performances

The Rockhampton Heritage village presents a morning of Country music favourites every two months at the Shearing Shed. Good music, good company. "Gunsmoke" perform with various local country...

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