Coffee Star Cafe

Waffles with fresh strawberries, Coffee Star Cafe - Rockhampton
Waffles with fresh strawberries, Coffee Star Cafe – Rockhampton

To start your day off, why not pop into the Coffee Star Café for a delicious breakfast with your daughter. This café in the middle of Rockhampton is famous for its quality meals at awesome prices, and their spacious location is the perfect way to wake up in the morning. Grab a large plate of their eggs benedict and a fresh Vittoria coffee for yourself, and some waffles and an amazing milkshake to spoil your daughter. The lovely waiters at Coffee Star Café will be sure to give you both a big smile for your day out and make sure you have enough sustenance to squeeze in all the fun activities.
Where: 50 Bolsover Street, Rockhampton QLD 4700
Headstart Salon
Exquisite curls, Headstart Salon - Rockhampton
Exquisite curls, Headstart Salon – Rockhampton

If you’re looking for a girly day out, then head straight to the Headstart Salon after breakfast. Their decked out salon will make you feel a million dollars and will be the perfect place for bonding time with your little mini me. Head in and get a manicure for both of you; you might opt for a traditional French manicure, but they also have a huge variety of colours so the little one can get something suited to her age. While you’re in topping up your spray tan, let your little girl get her hair curled or styled like Elsa from Frozen and you’ll both leave feeling pampered like princesses.
Where: 2/392 Dean Street, Frenchville QLD 4700
City Centre Plaza
Make your own teddy with Stufflers these school holidays, City Centre Plaza - Rockhampton
Make your own teddy with Stufflers these school holidays, City Centre Plaza – Rockhampton

Now that you’re feeling relaxed and pampered, head down to the City Centre Plaza for some shopping. This shopping precinct has stores for all your needs, whether you’re after a new pair of shoes or you and your daughter would like matching necklaces, it can be found here. During the holidays, they are also offering Teddy Bear Workshops hosted by Stufflers, where you and your daughter can make your very own teddy bear! Choose from a small fluffy friend or a giant furry bear, and you get to stuff it yourself and choose its clothes. A day out at City Centre Plaza will have plenty to keep you and your daughter happy.
Where: Fitzroy Street & Bolsover Street, Rockhampton QLD 4700
Degani Bakery Café
Grab a smooth coffee, Degani Bakery Cafe - Rockhampton
Grab a smooth coffee, Degani Bakery Cafe – Rockhampton

Located inside the City Centre Plaza is the Degani Bakery Cafe. If you’re a bit peckish and want something to snack on before building your teddy bear, then check out this quaint café for a rich coffee and a sweet treat. Renowned by the locals for it’s great atmosphere, this is a perfect pit stop for your mummy daughter day. Indulge in their premium blend coffee that’s freshly roasted in Melbourne. On the side, splash out and order a delicious pastry with traditional treats such as croissants or a Danish.
Where: Fitzroy Street & Bolsover Street, Rockhampton QLD 4700
Hog’s Breath Café Rockhampton
Prime Rib, Hogs Breath Cafe – Rockhampton

For a mid-day break to refuel after the busy morning, pop down to Hog’s Breath Café. For the adults they have $9.90 lunches to choose from, including a grilled chicken and ranch burger with lettuce, beetroot, tomato, red onion and ranch dressing in a damper bun or you can indulge in a Prime Rib Steak if you have a large appetite. For the kids, check out the Hogster’s Kids Menu for a smaller filling meal for your daughter, complete with a free juice and two scoops of ice cream for dessert. If you’re after a special drink yourself, check out their cocktail or mocktail menus for delicious beverages served in fancy glasses.
Where: Rockhampton Shopping Fair, 1 Aquatic Place, North Rockhampton QLD 4701