Great news for our region as major events are confirmed for 2020

Following cancellations and postponement of events due to COVID-19, we’re please to say that major events are confirming their dates for later this year.

Keep up to date with the latest by saving the link to our major event calendar for the Capricorn Region. This is updated regularly so you can plan ahead.

We also have events on our leisure website Visit Capricorn  

Major events confirmed for 2020:


CQUniversity The Village Festival. Event dates 7th & 15th.  Event details to be announced.  (Yeppoon)

Swim around Keppel 15th

Challenge the Mountain 29th  (Mount Archer, Rockhampton)


Emu Park Fishing Classic 11th-13th

Capricorn Food & Wine Festival 24th-27th   


Yeppoon Running Festival 18th      


Country on Keppel 14th  & 15th


Busby Marou on Great Keppel Island (2019 dates 28th) EVENT TBC.   Keppel Vibes ( 28th & 29th Dec TBC).  

2021 Confirmed events

Rockynats – Easter 2021 (3rd – 5th April)

Rockhampton River Festival 9th-11th July

GemFest Festival of Gems, Anakie, 12th-15th August

CQUniversity The Village Festival 6th-15th August, Yeppoon

CQ Food and Wine Festival – September

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