Rocky Springs will be Townsville’s largest master planned community featuring a superb range of the very latest in housing choice as well as everything a real community values.
Rocky Springs is surrounded by magnificent views and is cradled between Mount Elliott, Mount Jack, Mount Stuart and the Muntalunga Ranges, with the Sisters Mountains stretching along the horizon. With such beauty all around, and seasonal creek lines networking through the site, Rocky Springs is being carefully designed to make the most of this beautiful and natural location.
Rocky Springs not only promises to be a great place to live, but also a welcoming place to come home to.
Rocky Springs is a 1,594 ha site and on completion will be home to over 35,000 people in over 12,000 dwellings.
Over 30% of the Rocky Springs site will be reserved for open space.
The community will have extensive pedestrian and cycling paths as well as local community and recreation facilities in each of the four neighbourhood centres.
A full range of public and private education facilities will be offered at Rocky Springs, from early child care and learning to secondary and adult education.
A town centre is planned which will incorporate a wide range of convenience shopping and specialty stores with restaurants, cafés, community facilities and more.
On completion, Rocky Springs will have four neighbourhood centres which will include convenience shopping, specialty stores, cafés and restaurants.
Rocky Springs will provide employment facilities so that residents can live, learn, work and play within the community. An estimated total of 15,040 equivalent full time jobs will be generated over the life of the community as a direct impact of the Rocky Springs development.
Rocky Springs will boast a wide range of community groups along with the latest community facilities.
A community portal will be provided to update locals on the activities and facilities within the community.
Block sizes will range from low maintenance size blocks to larger family sized blocks.
Rocky Springs will incorporate innovative planning in areas like water and energy efficiency, waste management, pollution prevention, use of green space and other sustainable development opportunities.
Rocky Springs is a Consortium Member of the Townsville Solar Cities Project and a Partner of the State Government’s Toward Q2 Initiative.