How To Get Here

How to get to Great Keppel Island

Finding your way to Great Keppel Island will always take you through Rockhampton. The beef capital of Australia! Rocky is located 40 kilometres or approximately 45 minutes drive from Yeppoon on the Capricorn Coast.

Transport to Rockhampton, Queensland will be by private car, Qantas or Virgin Australia, Greyhound or Premier Buses and Queensland Rail.


Upon booking accommodation, ask our friendly reception team about our sister company Keppel Konnections and book both your accommodation and transfers together in one seamless transaction.

Transport Options

Rockhampton > Yeppoon > Keppel Bay Marina

Security Car Park

Contact to book your secure parking. The security car park runs a shuttle down to the ferry departure point.

From Rockhampton

From Rockhampton, travel to Yeppoon, and then to Rosslyn Bay (40kms drive). Take the Yeppoon-Rockhampton Road turnoff, just north of Rockhampton from the Bruce Highway.  A 30-minute drive will bring you to Yeppoon and the Capricorn Coast.  Turn right along the Scenic Highway (The Capricorn Coast Tourist Organisation office is just on your left).  After a short ten-minute drive, you will be at the Rosslyn Bay Harbour turnoff.

Great Keppel Island Security Car Park is on your right before you turn into Rosslyn Bay Harbour – phone 0488 004 785 or

For transfers to and from Rockhampton/Rockhampton Airport please contact one of the below operators:

  • CQ Connections                                       PH: 0422 805 922        Email:
  • Little Johnny’s Tours and Rentals       PH:  0414 793 637         Email:
  • Business Class Limousines                   PH:  0417 221 777          Email:
  • Young’s Buses                                          PH:  (07) 4922 3810      Email:

Alternative Experiences:

Keppel Konnections phone (07) 49395404 or 

Funtastic Cruises phone 04 3890 9502 or »

Or by Air

Peace Aviation phone 07 4922 7055 or »

Heli-Central 0413 275 773