[rok-hamp-tuh n, -ham-]
- a city in E Queensland, in E Australia.
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You heard her deliver her last appeal in the cause at Rockhampton.The Last Voyage
Lady (Annie Allnutt) Brassey
The last established was the school for girls in Rockhampton, which was founded in 1892.Our First Half-Century
Government of Queensland
In the same year, 1855, the site of the future town of Rockhampton was examined.Early Days in North Queensland
Up the latter, 35 miles from the sea, is Rockhampton, the second largest town of Queensland.
It derives its name from the original discoverer, Mr. William Morgan of Rockhampton.Two Years Among the Savages of New Guinea.
W. D. Pitcairn
- a port in Australia, in E Queensland on the Fitzroy River. Pop: 59 475 (2001)