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
166 Kent St | 07 4927 2699 | Visit Website
1 Musgrave St | 07 4922 3869 | Visit Website
Red Lion Hotel
138 Denham St | 07 4922 7428
64 Bolsover Ln | 07 4920 4900 | Urbanspoon
Ascot Stonegrill Restaurant
177 Musgrave St | 07 4922 4719 | Visit Website
80 Denham St | 07 4922 1255 | Visit Website
Blue Truffle Gourmet Deli126 East St | 07 4927 5305 | Visit Website
13 Wandal Rd | 07 4921 1211 | Visit Website
1 High St & 160 George St
122 George St
102 George St
Cnr George & Archer St
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
Cnr Bruce Hwy & Denham St
Rockhampton Botanical Gardens and Zoo
Spencer St | 1300 22 55 77 | Visit Website
Park Avenue | Visit Website
Cnr Exhibition & New Exhibition Rd | 07 4937 4600 | Visit Website
Pilbeam Theatre and Art ComplexVictoria Parade | 07 4927 4111 | Visit Website
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
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
Western & Wambool St | 07 4936 8999 | Visit Website
Ward St | 07 4931 3313 | Visit Website