Looking forward to Australia Day
AUSTRALIA Day 2012 will be celebrated with official events in Rockhampton, Yeppoon, Gracemere and Mt Morgan.
The region's Australia Day awards and citizenship ceremony will be held at Gracemere Community Hall and Conaghan Park, with an 11am start.
The Great Australian Beach Party will be held at Yeppoon's Main Beach with live music, market stalls and rides.
At Mount Morgan residents should head to the Big Dam for a day of live music and entertainment while in Rockhampton the focus will be at the Heritage Village where there will also be markets and live entertainment.