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Rosslyn Bay
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Description

Protected from the elements behind an enormous volcanic outcrop, Rosslyn Bay is just seven minutes' drive south of Yeppoon on the beautiful Capricorn Coast. The steep volcanic outcrop that shelters the bay was formed over 70 million years ago and is one of the most fascinating geological formations in the area. A short, but vigorous walk to the summit reveals magnificent views of the Keppel Islands, the surrounding coastline and volcanic formations.

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Rosslyn Bay Harbour is a hive of activity with ferries regularly departing for Great Keppel Island, along with Keppel Bay cruises, bareboat charters and recreational fishing cruises. Local fishing trawlers also make use of the harbour, returning with freshly caught reef fish, prawns, bugs and mud crabs. Visitors can indulge in this mouth-watering bounty at the Rosslyn Bay Fisherman's Co-op where it's guaranteed fresh!

Nearby Statue Bay and Double Head are renowned fishing destinations where you'll find Black Jewfish, Cod, Tuna and Mackerel. The rock wall surrounding Rosslyn Bay Harbour is also known as a good spot to wet a line.

North Queensland's largest marina, Keppel Bay Marina, is also located at Rosslyn Bay, boasting 400 berths. Enjoy a scrumptious lunch at the Marina cafe as you look out over the cool blue waters of the Pacific Ocean.

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Today's Weather

Currently Temperature Sunrise Sunset
Yeppoon Weather Today - Mostly sunny
Fog
then
sunny
16 °C 5:53am EST 5:51pm EST

7 Day Forecast

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Thu,
18 Sep
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19 Sep
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20 Sep
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21 Sep
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22 Sep
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23 Sep
Forecast Yeppoon Weather Forecast - Fog then sunny
Fog
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sunny
Yeppoon Weather Forecast - Sunny
Sunny
Yeppoon Weather Forecast - Mostly sunny
Mostly
sunny
Yeppoon Weather Forecast - Mostly sunny
Mostly
sunny
Yeppoon Weather Forecast - Possible shower
Possible
shower
Yeppoon Weather Forecast - Possible shower
Possible
shower
Yeppoon Weather Forecast - Possible shower
Possible
shower
Minimum 14°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C
Maximum 27°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 23°C 22°C 24°C

Weather last updated at 3:18am Wednesday, 17 September 2014.


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