What’s Nearby

Porky’s gives you convenient access to all Rockhampton has to offer!

Being located right on the main Bruce Highway in the centre of town, Porky’s is in the ideal spot whether you’re visiting Rockhampton on business, for a holiday, or you’re just passing through.

If you have any questions about things to do in Rockhampton or need directions to get somewhere, our Owner/Managers Kim and Tanya will be more than happy to give you whatever advice or recommendations you need.

Listed below are just some of the places within fast, easy reach of Porky’s Motel.

Dining & Entertainment

There are a wealth of restaurants, cafes, pubs and other entertainment within a few minutes’ walk from Porky’s Motel. Whether you want a gourmet meal, a quick coffee or a few evening drinks, you’ll be spoilt for choice!

Rockhampton Leagues ClubCnr George & Cambridge St | 07 4999 2600 | Visit Website

Bartlett’s Tavern

166 Kent St | 07 4927 2699 | Visit Website

Victoria Tavern

1 Musgrave St | 07 4922 3869 | Visit Website

Red Lion Hotel

138 Denham St | 07 4922 7428

 

Cafe Bliss

64 Bolsover Ln | 07 4920 4900 | Urbanspoon

Ascot Stonegrill Restaurant

177 Musgrave St | 07 4922 4719 | Visit Website

Thai Tanee

80 Denham St | 07 4922 1255 | Visit Website

Blue Truffle Gourmet Deli126 East St | 07 4927 5305 | Visit Website

 

Antonios Pizzeria

13 Wandal Rd | 07 4921 1211 | Visit Website

Hungry Jacks

1 High St & 160 George St

McDonalds

122 George St

Red Rooster

102 George St

KFC

Cnr George & Archer St

Pizza Hut

George St (same block as Porky’s)

Tourist & Leisure Attractions

Situated at the southern end of the Great Barrier Reef, Rockhampton and the Capricorn Coast boast a huge variety of natural wonders and heritage sites sure to impress travellers of all interests and ages. From quiet parks and pristine beaches to historical townships and exhilarating rodeos, the Beef Capital of Australia has lots to offer!

Rockhampton Tourist Information Centre & Tropic of Capricorn SpireGladstone Rd | 1800 676 701 | Visit Website

Central Park

Cnr Bruce Hwy & Denham St

Rockhampton Botanical Gardens and Zoo

Spencer St | 1300 22 55 77 | Visit Website

Kershaw Gardens

Park Avenue | Visit Website

Rockhampton Showgrounds

Cnr Exhibition & New Exhibition Rd | 07 4937 4600 | Visit Website

Pilbeam Theatre and Art ComplexVictoria Parade | 07 4927 4111 | Visit Website

Capricorn Caves

30 Olsens Caves Rd, The Caves | 07 4934 2883 | Visit Website

Rockhampton Heritage Village

296 Boundary Rd, Parkhurst | 07 4936 8680 | Visit Website

Koorana Crocodile Farm

65 Savages Rd, Coowonga | 07 4934 4749 | Visit Website

Dreamtime Cultural Centre

Cnr Bruce Hwy & Yeppoon Rd | 07 4936 4600 | Visit Website

Shopping

Within close proximity of Porky’s there are two major shopping centres, which each contain all the retail therapy you could ask for, including supermarkets, delis, clothes retailers, chemists, hardware stores and more.

City Centre Plaza Rockhampton

Cnr Fitzroy & Bolsover St

Stockland Rockhampton Shopping Centre

120-331 Yaamba Rd, North Rockhampton

 

Public Services & Transport

Situated near many of Rockhampton’s transport hubs, hospitals, private schools and business precincts, Porky’s is a handy spot from which to base yourself. With the Bruce Highway on your doorstep, buses and trains within easy reach and the airport just a few kilometres away, we couldn’t be in a more convenient location!

Greyhound Bus Charters91 George St | 1300 473 946

Rockhampton Train Station

West St, Depot Hill

Rockhampton Airport

Western & Wambool St | 07 4936 8999 | Visit Website

Mater Hospital

Ward St | 07 4931 3313 | Visit Website

Rockhampton Base HospitalCanning St | 07 4920 6211 | Visit Website

Northside Plaza Medical Centre

222 Musgrave St | 07 4927 7611 | Visit Website

Rockhampton Grammar School

Archer St

Rockhampton Girls Grammar School

Cnr Denham & Agnes St

The Cathedral College

189 William St