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Boats anchored at Rosslyn Bay Harbour, on Keppel Bay
|River sources||Fitzroy River|
|Ocean/sea sources||Coral Sea|
The bay and the nearby Keppel Islands (part of Keppel Bay Islands National Park) were named by Captain Cook when he was there on 27 May 1770, after Admiral Augustus Keppel of the British Royal Navy.
- "Keppel Bay". Gazetteer of Australia online. Geoscience Australia, Australian Government.
- Captain Cook's Journal During the First Voyage Round the World at Project Gutenberg
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