Latest News

Tourism Volunteers Recognised During National Volunteer Week

Capricorn Enterprise’s 60 wonderful volunteers have been honoured this National Volunteers Week for their service 363 days a year in welcoming our visitors to the region. Capricorn Enterprise manages 2 (two) Accredited Visitor Information Centres (VIC’s) in the Capricorn Region… Read more »

FEDERAL BUDGET 2016-17: What does it mean for CQ Business and Industry?

To view the full budget papers go to: SMALL BUSINESS: Businesses under $10 million turnover – taxable rate of 27.5% from 1st July 2016 (reduced to 25% by 2026). Small company tax rate cut to 27.5 % from 1st… Read more »

Ergon Energy Network’s Pricing Proposal 2016-17

Ergon Energy has updated its Network Pricing Proposal (for approval by the Australian Energy Regulator) outlining the charges they propose to apply for the use of regional Queensland’s electricity network in 2016-17. Network tariffs are one component of the retail bill. The… Read more »

Tourism Future Secure for Capricorn Region!

For the first time in twenty five years (25), the State government has committed long term funding for Regional Tourism Organisations (RTO’s) in Queensland which enables Capricorn Enterprise to plan for three (3) years in partnership with its local government… Read more »

May Day Long Weekend Events

Golden Mount Festival Head for the hills of Mount Morgan for some Golden Mount Festival family fun this long weekend. Saturday sees in the main event, the famous ‘Running of the Cutter’ plus street parade, market stalls, Gold Dig and… Read more »

Queensland’s Adventure Committee descend on the Capricorn Coast

Adventure Queensland is the peak backpacking body for the state and their committee will be at the Capricorn Coast this Thursday 28th April for the very first time to give local tourism business the opportunity to gain insight into the… Read more »

Join A&B Mylec and Nutanix at Technology Roadshow Event

Join A&B Mylec and Nutanix at their technology roadshow event in Rockhampton on Wednesday, April 20 for a new, different take on management and optimisation of your IT infrastructure. If you’re looking for a system that’s easy to manage, will reduce… Read more »

SGBR Leaders Program Commences

This week the second annual Southern Great Barrier Reef Leaders Program kicked off, with 32 participants from key tourism stakeholders across the region joining a three day touring program across the Capricorn, Gladstone and Bundaberg regions. The program aims at… Read more »

US TV “Island Hunters” in Town!

This week, international film crew from “Island Hunters”, part of HGTV are in town featuring some of our islands off the Capricorn Coast for Season 3’s Episode 311! Scheduled to air later this year to over 1.3 million households and… Read more »

National Coverage for Capricorn Coast

In an effort to showcase some of the amazing new products and operators that we have on the Capricorn Coast, Capricorn Enterprise is working in conjunction with Tourism and Events Queensland to bring a number of key media publications to… Read more »