Seven is Australia’s most-watched broadcast television platform and continues to lead in primetime, breakfast and morning television, building their market-leading performance over the past decade.

Seven News Central Queensland, presented by Rob Brough and Jo Desmond, has cemented its place weeknights at 6pm as a trusted source for all the latest news and information from the local region.

Seven continues to expand their presence in media driving leadership in the creation of content and delivering that content anywhere, anytime to the biggest audiences.

Seven is the home of many of Australia’s best performing and biggest content brands including 7NEWS, Home & Away, Sunrise, Farmer Wants A Wife and Big Brother to name a few. Seven has also secured all-encompassing broadcast rights to many of the major global sporting and special events.

Closer to home, Seven Central Queensland has maintained a consistent presence in the local community collaborating with numerous organisations to enhance the overall wellbeing of all Central Queenslanders. 



Rockhampton Regional Council is leading the push to develop the Rockhampton Region through the initiatives of Advance Rockhampton.


As Rockhampton Regional Council’s Economic Development Unit, Advance Rockhampton partners with the Rockhampton Business Community and Government to generate economic activity within the Region. Advance Rockhampton monitors economic progress in the Region, and provides operational guidance and assistance to drive growth and prosperity of local businesses and residential communities, with its main focus being to create a vibrant business environment that is innovative, competitive, productive and prosperous.

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Australia’s first McDonald’s restaurant opened in Yagoona, Sydney, in 1971. Today there are over 950 McDonald’s restaurants across Australia, 80 per cent of which are franchised and run by local businessmen and women. The organisation employs more than 100,000 people in restaurants and corporate offices Australia-wide, and is the largest employer of youth in the country. McDonald’s creates more than 6,000 new jobs each year and spends over $40 million per annum on training and people development.

McDonald’s Rockhampton, situated on George Street, was built by the initial licensee of Yagoona. Since the opening of the George Street Restaurant in 1989, over 6,000 youth have been given their first job at McDonald’s in all six Rockhampton restaurants and all six stores have injected millions into Rockhampton’s economy.

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City Centre Plaza is located in the Rockhampton CBD and is walking distance to the beautiful riverside precinct. Enjoy convenient shopping at City Centre with Target, Coles and over 35 specialty shops including a newsagency and excellent dining options.

As sponsor City Centre Plaza will be the collection point for entrant packs on Saturday 22 May 2021.


Visit for a full list of stores and services. 


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CQ Today is an exciting new source of local news for Central Queensland.  Our local independent team is focused on the news, issues and people of the region.



Empire Apartment Hotel, Official Accommodation Partners of the 7 Rocky River Run.



Aussie Gold Natural Spring Water is celebrating 26 years this year and are kindly providing all water on race day. So, why Aussie Gold Spring Water? 

  • HACCP accredited Spring Water operation extracting directly from a deep on side underground aquifer on the Capricorn Coast.

  • Independent testing consistently proves our source water is one of the purest in the world after being naturally filtered for years through volcanic rock.

  • Our water easily exceeds FSANZ & local government health standards.

  • Aussie Gold Natural Spring Water is NATURALLY pH 6.9 & has no additives. It is free from all contamination including mine discharges or other variables and it requires no chemical treatment to make it drinkable. It is a superior drinking water.

  • Our water is sourced from a deep underground aquifer, below metres of fractured volcanic rock, which is the BEST natural water containment & filter system available on Earth.

  • We now offer our new product BRANDED BOUTIQUE WATER in 600ml bottles for your organisation, with your brand or company.