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New Holiday Planner Released for Southern Great Barrier Reef Destination

Capricorn Enterprise is proud to release the new 2019/20/21 Holiday Planner for the Southern Great Barrier Reef Destination…. Where Great Begins… Since 2011, three Regional Tourism Organisations Capricorn Enterprise, Gladstone Area Promotions & Development Ltd (GAPDL) and Bundaberg Tourism have… Read more »

Melbourne Caravan and Camping Supershow

The Melbourne Caravan and Camping Supershow is underway for six days (Wednesday 20th February – Sunday 25th February) and our destination will be represented in our shared Southern Great Barrier Reef booth. Our brand new SGBR destination guide was printed… Read more »

Welcome Vice Chancellor Professor Klomp

Capricorn Enterprise is very pleased to welcome recently appointed Vice Chancellor and President CQUniversity Australia Professor Nick Klomp and his wife Sue Moloney to Rockhampton.  CQUniversity is a long standing corporate partner of Capricorn Enterprise and we are very proud… Read more »

Fishing with ET – Capricorn Coast reef fish bonanza

Bait up!  If “Gone Fishing” is something you love to mutter often, then you best make sure you’re in front of the TV this Saturday afternoon. Watch Escape Fishing with ET   “Capricorn Coast Reef Fish Bonanza” as he reels ‘em… Read more »

Top Aussie Influencers return to destination!

One of Australia’s top travel bloggers, Phoebe and Matt from “Little Grey Box” have returned to our destination after first visiting eighteen (18) months ago! Capricorn Enterprise is very excited to be hosting one of our favourite influencers who have… Read more »

National and international reach for our Southern Great Barrier Reef destination!

Helloworld Travel and its wholesale brands including AOT Inbound, a.t.s. Pacific, ETA, Qantas Holidays, Viva! Holidays, Sunlover Holidays, ReadyRooms, Need it Now, Go Holidays and Insider Journey are committed to promoting and selling Australian holidays.  This is the largest tourism… Read more »

Korte’s Resort comes in at number 5 in TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice – Australia!

  Congratulations to Bill, Lyn, Brad and the team at Korte’s Resort in Rockhampton for taking out 5th place in the 2019 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice – Australia.  This is the second year in a row Korte’s Resort has made the… Read more »

Potential Yeppoon development partner shortlisted

The Queensland Government has shortlisted three potential development partners for the revitalisation of the Yeppoon’s heritage rail precinct, known as Station Quarter. Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning Cameron Dick said this is an exciting development opportunity for… Read more »

Local Projects to Drive the Regional Economy for Next Decade

Unprecedented capital investment in projects across our local area over the next decade will result in renewed business and investment confidence plus provide a boost in economic stimulus across our entire Capricorn region.  With in excess of $3.5 Billion in… Read more »

Team Effort for Tourism Growth Pays Off!

Team Effort for Tourism Growth Pays Off! Earlier this month, Tourism Research Australia (TRA) released the official IVS (International Visitor Survey) and NVS (National Visitor Survey) data to the year ending September 2018, which revealed some fantastic growth for Queensland… Read more »