Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

Riverbank Revamp Idea Sparks Interest

Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

Riverbank Revamp Idea Sparks Interest

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IMAGINE a Rockhampton CBD and riverbank precinct that doesn't include vacant shopfronts, drunks and a deserted riverbank. This is Capricornia MP Michelle Landry's vision. We asked readers what they would like done to revamp the town centre.

Ryan Mathew Newport - Our own mini "Southbank"

Jody Walker - Put a weir in at Stanley St.... This will maintain water levels constantly in CBD.... Open barrage and fill with fresh water and now you have a fishing/boating/canoe water sports area that enhances the CBD waterfront

Reuben Of-Roberticus - So yet again another statement that has been repeated mid election term by the pollies.

How about actioning it and zone the area for retail, food and accommodation only and move the financial services and manufacturing.

Joanne Coulter - Build a channel from Gavial/ Washpool Creek up to below Laurel Banks with docks to allow water craft to go above the barrage. This will also reduce the flooding of the CBD. …

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