Local Community Development Initiatives

At the heart of Stockland's approach to Community Development is a commitment to work with the community, key partners and stakeholders to create sustainable and vibrant places to live, work and recreate, that thrive now and into the future. Scroll down below for more information.

Cancer Council Christmas Parade

Phone: 07 4932 8600

The Cancer Council Qld Christmas Parade is an annual community event held each year to celebrate the arrival of Santa to Stockland Rockhampton and raise much needed funds for Cancer Council Qld.

Each year on the 2nd week of November, over 15,000 families gather around Musgrave Street to watch 40 floats descend towards Stockland Rockhampton for a free Christmas Concert.

Floats who participate in the event are made up of local schools, community groups, businesses and non for profit organisations. All proceeds raised through float registrations and donations go directly to Cancer Council Qld.

Cancer Council Qld uses the funds to support Central Queensland cancer sufferers and their families, as well as provide information and awareness to the local community.

To find out more information about this amazing event and how your business, local school or community group can participate contact Cancer Council Qld on 07 4932 8600.

Mall Walking

Heart Foundation Walking Groups

We work with the Heart Foundation to provide healthy and active living guidance and activities for the communities where we operate. Heart Foundation Walking Groups operate weekly in many of our shopping centres and retirement villages around Australia, providing a great way to connect with other community members and exercise in a safe and welcoming environment.

Stockland Rockhampton's Walking Group walks from Monday to Friday starting at 7am from outside Gloria Jeans. Contact the Heart Foundation on 1300 225 577 for more information. To find out more about Heart Foundation Walking Groups visit: http://heartfoundation.org.au/active-living/walking/walking-groups/pages/default.aspx

Rockhampton Show

Website: http://www.rockhamptonshowgrounds.com.au
Phone: 07 4937 4600

Stockland Rockhampton are proud sponsors of the Rockhampton Show, providing valuable funds towards the running of the event.

Held in June, the Rockhampton show showcases the region at best, celebrating local school and organisation achievements, attracting tourism and bringing a real sense of pride in the community.

Stockland Rockhampton’s involvement in the Rockhampton Show includes selling pre sold show tickets at the Customer Care Desk three weeks leading up to the show.

Spirit Awards

Spirit Award

Phone: 07 4928 9166

The Stockland Spirit Awards recognise the valuable role junior sporting clubs play in our community. We love to see participation with enthusiasm - whatever the final score may be. The program offers weekly, monthly and annual prizes for junior sporting team members and their clubs. 

For more information contact us or visit the Customer Care Desk located outside Lorna Jane and Rush.