Local businesses beef up their shop windows across Rockhampton
VISITORS to the region for Beef Australia didn’t just head to the Rockhampton showgrounds while they were here.
They also headed around town, dining at various eating establishments, fuelling up at the service stations and shopping locally.
Stockland Rockhampton centre manager Andrew Provan said it was a great week as over 120,000 shoppers headed to the centre. The Beef Australia Window Display competition was also re-launched this year.
“We saw a lot of excitement during Beef Week this year with both retailers and the local community getting into the spirit at Stockland Rockhampton and across the region,” he said. “Customers were also treated to fashion parades and goody bags along with a complimentary shuttle bus to help them get to and from the local showgrounds.”
PEOPLE’S CHOICE: The Capricornia Bank at Stockland won the People's Choice category in the Beef Australia Window Display competition.
Sensational Parties in East St won the Most Creative category.
Kathmandu at Stockland were the winners of the Best Beef Theme category.