Frequently Asked Questions

What size are the sites?

Generally, the outside sites are each 5m x12m and the inside sites are 3m x 3m.  Kele Pavilion does have some inside sites which are 3m x 4.5m.

However, each site category on the website includes a general description and size.

 Where is the Rocky Swap held?

The Swap takes place inside the Rockhampton Showgrounds which are located between Exhibition Road, New Exhibition Road & Lion Creek Road in Wandal QLD 4700. Please refer to the map provided.

When is the Rocky Swap held?

The Rocky Swap is held on the first Saturday of August. This is our 24th year and will be held on Saturday, 7 August 2021.

Where do the site holders enter?

The site holders enter through the gate located on Exhibition Road opposite the high school. It is labelled as ‘Swappers Gate’ on the map.

When can the site holders enter the showgrounds to prepare the sites?

Unless prior arrangements are made with the office of Rocky Swap, the site holders can only start coming into the Showgrounds from 7am on Friday, 6 August 2021.

You must have your current site card with you and show this to the staff to enter the grounds.

When can the general public visit the Rocky Swap?

The gates open for the general public at 6am on Saturday, 7 August 2021.

How much does it cost to visit  the Rocky Swap? What is the entry fee?

The entry fee for Adults is $8- while children up to age 12 cost $2.

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About Us

Rocky Swap is run jointly by 'Rotary Club of Rockhampton North Inc.' and 'All Classic Motor Club of Central Queensland Inc'.

Funds raised by Rotary Club of Rockhampton North Inc. are donated to community service, sporting groups and other volunteer organisations throughout the year.

Contact Us

  • Phone: 0459 768 279
  • Email:
  • Event Venue - Rockhampton Showgrounds: 1-47 Exhibition Rd, Wandal QLD 4700
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 5079, Red Hill Rockhampton QLD 4701