On 27 May 2018, the eleventh annual Rocky River Run will be held through the streets of Rockhampton. 7Rocky River Run would like you and your organisation to be part of this event.

Rockhampton’s favourite community event draws large crowds, local support and over 2,500 run participants.

Contact 7 Rocky River Run for more information on how you can become a sponsor.

Contact Deb Downey, Business Development Manager, CTC on 0427 511 176 or email deb.downey@ctcqld.com.au

2018 sponsors

Thanks to all our sponsors for their ongoing support and participation.

  • CTC – Shaping Futures
  • Channel 7
  • Rockhampton Regional Council
  • McDonald’s
  • The Edge
  • WBHO
  • Hastings Deering
  • Aussie Gold
  • Big Colour Works
  • ASN
  • Capricorn Caves
  • Fulcrum Suspensions
  • Christine’s Beauty & Laser Clinic
  • Lorna Jane
  • TFH Hire

Channel 7

Seven is Australia’s most-watched broadcast television platform and continues to lead in primetime, breakfast and morning television, building their market-leading performance over the past decade.

Seven News Central Queensland, presented by Rob Brough and Jo Desmond, has cemented its place weeknights at 6pm as a trusted source for all the latest news and information from the local region.

Seven continues to expand their presence in media driving leadership in the creation of content and delivering that content anywhere, anytime to the biggest audiences.

Seven is the home of many of Australia’s best performing and biggest content brands including My Kitchen Rules, Home & Away, Sunrise, the Australian Football League, House Rules and The X Factor to name a few. Seven has also secured all-encompassing broadcast rights to many of the major sporting events including but not limited to the AFL, Australian Open, the Olympic Games, Wimbledon, Rugby League World Cup and the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

Closer to home, Seven Central Queensland has maintained a consistent presence in the local community collaborating with numerous organisations to enhance the overall wellbeing of all Central Queenslanders.


CTC – Employment

CTC takes the stress out of recruitment by providing a professional tailored service with no upfront fees.

Using our unique Employment ECO System we ensure that we have one goal in mind: realising your organisation’s success.

Our first step of talent acquisition is to understand our customers’ needs and goals. Understanding what makes our customers unique allows CTC to formulate a talent strategy that will produce measurable results to move your business forward. Choosing CTC to find your next employee you will gain a dedicated recruitment partner every step of the way.

We are there to help map out your total workforce strategic program from talent planning to workforce planning to execution of the plan. Whether you are looking for short term labour hire, permanent placements or you are committed to taking on a young person as an apprentice or trainee, we have the range of services to meet your requirements.

With our highly personalised and tailored hiring solution, we provide our customers unprecedented access to the most qualified professionals for your temporary, project and permanent recruitment needs.

Call Deb Downey on 1300 999 CTC (282) and discuss how we can find the right staff, with the right skills and attitude in the timeframe you need.


Rockhampton Regional Council

Rockhampton Regional Council is part of a strong Region and has a promising future. With more than 850 employees serving more than 80,000 residents. Rockhampton Regional Council is about much more than just “roads, rates and rubbish” with Council directly responsible for the provision of a wide array of services. Our Region is well serviced, boasting an impressive range of employment, health, sporting and cultural facilities in one of the best tropical climates in Australia.

Council’s mission is to create a Region that our community values and others admire; a thriving, diverse and accessible regional hub offering an affordable lifestyle. A place to grow your family, your qualifications, your career and your business.

Follow us on our Facebook page!


McDonald’s Australia

Australia’s first McDonald’s restaurant opened in Yagoona, Sydney, in 1971. Today there are over 950 McDonald’s restaurants across Australia, 80 per cent of which are franchised and run by local businessmen and women. The organisation employs more than 100,000 people in restaurants and corporate offices Australia-wide, and is the largest employer of youth in the country. McDonald’s creates more than 6,000 new jobs each year and spends over $40 million per annum on training and people development. McDonald’s suppliers export $175 million worth of Australian products annually and its restaurants spend more than $1.6 billion on food, packaging and other Australian goods and services each year. For more information visit www.mcdonalds.com.au or https://www.facebook.com/McDonaldsAU. McDonald’s is also on Twitter – check us out at https://twitter.com/maccas.


The Edge

As the official Accommodation Partner, The Edge Apartment Hotel is the perfect accommodation for Rocky River Runners, especially as it is only a short walk along the Riverfront to the starting line.

Designed to capture the panoramic river, hinterland and city views offered by the unique riverfront location, The Edge Apartment Hotel is Rockhampton’s leading 4.5 star apartment hotel. Ideally positioned in Rockhampton’s developing main accommodation, dining and entertainment CBD Riverfront Precinct, The Edge Apartment Hotel features modern hotel rooms plus 1,2 & 3 bedroom fully self-contained apartments, bar and restaurant. Modern, stylish and packed with the luxuries you would expect from a leading hotel, your new home away from home for the Rocky River Run is The Edge Apartment Hotel.

The Edge are offering 10% off for 7 Rocky River Run attendees! Book your accommodation with the discount at The Edge.



WBHO is proud to support the 7 Rocky River Run, and to help raise funds for important local causes.

We’re also proud to be a local Rockhampton infrastructure contractor – WBHO is currently working with the Department of Transport & Main Roads to deliver major safety upgrades to the Bruce Highway near Rockhampton.

And we’re committed to the area for the long-term. With numerous exciting projects in various market sectors, WBHO has identified Rockhampton and the surrounding region as a key growth area for our business. Throughout Australia, we collaborate with clients and partners to deliver exceptional project outcomes – we look forward to working with local partners and communities to do the same in Rockhampton in 2018 and the years ahead. Find out more on the WBHO website.


Hastings Deering (Australia) Ltd.

Headquartered in Brisbane, Hastings Deering is the market leader in construction and mining equipment, having exclusive distribution rights for the sale and rental of Caterpillar heavy equipment, parts and service support in Queensland, the Northern Territory, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia and Solomon Islands. Employing approximately 3,000 people, Hastings Deering operates through a network of 23 business centres.


Aussie Gold

Celebrating 24 years this year! So, why Aussie Gold Spring Water?

  • HACCP accredited Spring Water operation extracting directly from a deep on site underground aquifer on the Capricorn Coast.
  • Independent testing consistently proves our source water is one of the purest in the world after being naturally filtered for years through volcanic rock.
  • Our water easily exceeds FSANZ & local government health standards.
  • Aussie Gold Natural Spring Water is NATURALLY pH 6.9 & has no additives. It is free from all contamination including mine discharges or other variables and it requires no chemical treatment to make it drinkable. It is a superior drinking water.
  • Our water is sourced from a deep underground aquifer, below metres of fractured volcanic rock, which is the BEST natural water containment & filter system available on Earth.
  • We now offer our new product ‘BRANDED BOUTIQUE WATER’ in 600ml bottles for your organisation, with your brand or company


Big City Colour Works

At Big Colour Works we have an attitude, our attitude is ‘customers count’ and thats why we have tailored our services for you.

We hear you when you want service, we hear you when you want support and we hear you when you want cost effective solutions.






ASN Rockhampton is based in the Night Owl complex on George St, Sth Rockhampton.

We promote a healthy lifestyle through sports supplements and we can aid you in your health and fitness journey.

ASN source the best quality products from all over the world to bring you a store filled with a wide variety of brands and flavours. Every customer is treated evenly and customer service is our number 1 priority.

Come in and see for yourself – We are very friendly and here to help!


Capricorn Caves

Capricorn Caves are offering 10% Discount off of the Cathedral Cave tour from the 24th to the 31st May

Capricorn caves are also donating the following prize for those registered in any event.

  • 2 nights Accommodation in a 2 bed room deluxe cabin for 4 people
  • Breakfast basket for 4 people for 2 nights
  • Cathedral Cave tour tickets for 4 people
  • Fossil tour tickets for 4 people

Valued at $776.00


Fulcrum Suspensions

Your local suspension, service and wheel alignment experts. – As an integral member of the Rockhampton community, Robo’s reputation for quality motor works and tyre works now extends to suspension under his fully owned and operated Fulcrum Suspension store. Robo and his dedicated team pride themselves in providing quality customer service and workmanship for all suspension repairs, suspension upgrades and suspension modications.

The combination of the team’s drive and a workshop widely acknowledged as one of the best in Australia has now established Fulcrum Rockhampton as the leading suspension specialist in the city.

Fulcrum are generously providing 2 x wheel alignment vouchers @ $79 each and free safety check to a lucky competition winner!


Christine’s Beauty & Laser Clinic

Christine’s Beauty & Laser Clinic is one of Rockhampton’s leading beauty and skin salons. Specialising in a variety of beauty services, spa treatments, make up and clinical skin, laser and IPL therapies. All staff are clinically trained to educate, assess and give each client an individual diagnosis moving forward on their skin journey. With a team of passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated therapists we would love to treat you soon. Call 49220777

Christines Beauty are supplying a $100 voucher and Environ Skin Care Pack valued at $332 for one of our competition winners!


Lorna Jane

Our mission is to empower every woman to lead her best life through the Active Living philosophy and the daily practice of Move, Nourish and Believe.

Lorna Jane have donated a $100 voucher for a lucky competition winner.


TFH Hire

TFH Hire – Temporary Fencing Rockhampton are true temporary fencing experts. With an extensive history in the industry as well as a fully qualified and highly skilled team, TFH Hire – Temporary Fencing Rockhampton can assure you a professional and reliable temporary fence service.

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