Making some noise for our destination – 2020/21 Visual Media Snapshot

Welcoming crews from an array of national television shows including Queensland Weekender, My Way, and the TODAY Show, along with engaging popular travel writers and bloggers, the Capricorn Enterprise team has worked closely with many external influencers to strategically market and raise the profile of our incredibly diverse destination over the past 12 months.

Working in partnership with our local tourism industry, Capricorn Enterprise has commissioned and supported a record number of external promotions, including those created by Tourism and Events Queensland.

Check out the extensive list below…


Our yearly subscription enables us to upload media releases and all major events as well as a suite of images. TravMedia has a global reach of 40,000 journalists, travel and public relations professionals in over 10 countries. The following content was published across the last 12 months.

  1. Capricorn Coast, Rockhampton and Central Highlands – Open and Good to Go! – 12th July 2020
  2. Southern Great Barrier Reef Destination Events Back on the Calendar for 2020 – 13th July 2020
  3. 7 Experiences on our doorstep that rival the world’s most popular tourist destinations – 28th July 2020
  4. Book your very own island in Keppel Bay – 17th August 2020
  5. The Southern Great Barrier Reef operators who are changing the world – 31st August 2020
  6. 10 things to do in Mount Morgan – 1st September 2020
  7. Hello (again) from the Capricorn Coast and Rockhampton – 2nd November 2020
  8. 10 cool stocking fillers from Capricorn – 17th November 2020
  9. Rockhampton’s rocky and exhilarating playground – 24th November 2020
  10. The Beef in On! – 30th November 2020
  11. Capricorn Film Festival 2021 Program Launch – 7th December 2020
  12. 8 Classic choices for riverside dining in Rockhampton – 20th January 2021
  13. Say ‘Yep’ to Yeppoon as Queensland’s Top Tourism Town and VOTE TODAY – 14th April 2021
  14. The Ultimate ‘must do’ Central Queensland Experiences – 11th May 2021
  15. Natural Grandeur at the Forefront of Capricorn Enterprise’s new destination campaign – 18th May 2021
  16. Minerva Hills National Park – A captivating moonscape – 26th May 2021
  17. Sandstone and Rainbows: Central Queensland’s Tableland Oasis – 26th May 2021
  18. Paddock to Plate, Ocean to Earth – Discover Taste Capricorn Coast – 30th June 2021


July 2020

Close Encounters – Weekend Australian

5 Things to Do in Capricorn, Tourism and Events Queensland

The best events in Queensland this July, – Events in Queensland July 2021 – Events Guide | Queensland –

Don’t let this one getaway, Kerry Heaney for Alliance Airline Magazine

7 Experiences in Queensland that rival the world’s most popular destinations, Travel Play Live Magazine

Popular Yeppoon Attractions, Frequent Traveller –

Hit the Road and Take Your Weekend Adventuring to the next level with a getaway to Capricorn, The Urban List

August 2020

The Feel Good Family
Byfield –

Pumpkin Island and Byfield –

August edition of GoRV – double page spread “Where Great Begins” focusing on the Feel Good Family’s Top 4 Capricorn Coast must experience destinations –

Podcast episode released featuring their visit to Mount Morgan and GKI:

The Vanabond Tales
22 Amazing Things to do in Rockhampton –

Vogue Online
6 steps to having an ecofriendly holiday in Queensland –

Kerry Heaney
Keppel’s an island paradise, Seniors News –

Forget the Prince, I want Pumpkin Island –

Very Hungry Nomads
Top 5 best places to eat on the Capricorn Coast –

A weekend away in Sapphire Gemfields –


NRMA Capricorn Yeppoon Holiday Park – NRMA Capricorn Yeppoon Holiday Park | Getaway 2020 – YouTube

Slightly Lost

An unexpected visit to Yeppoon, Slightly Lost
Camping on the Keppel Islands, Slightly Lost
Hiking in Carnarvon Gorge, Slightly Lost

September 2020

Channel 9’s TODAY Show – Today Show takes a trip to the Capricorn Coast (Yeppoon, Byfield, Great Keppel Island) as they explore the Queensland coastline | Capricorn Enterprise

Channel 9’s TODAY Show – return – Emu Park, Mount Morgan, Rockhampton

Brisbane to Townsville road trip, Inspire Family Travel

Off the Beaten Path: new places to discover in Queensland, Tourism and Events Queensland

30 of the most epic things to do in Queensland, Tourism and Events Queensland

October 2020

Check out these 20 Queensland versions of the world’s top destinations,

Summer Road Trips for your radar, WebJet

Road Tripping from Rockhampton to the Darling Downs, Creek to Coast

Escape the city with this Heron Island and the Gemfields getaway,

4 Boys and a Caravan
Pumpkin Island blog –
Capricorn Caves blog –

The Feel Good Family
National Park Adventure, Rainbow Falls –
Winton to Emerald – including Sapphire Gemfields –

November 2020

A weekend exploring Capricorn Coast, Empty Esky

The Feel Good Family, 4×4 Beach Driving & Great Barrier Reef Snorkelling | QLD | Family Road Trip Travel Australia EP 64

The Feel Good Family, Dig the Tropic! –

Best Hike in Australia at Carnarvon Gorge Queensland, Londoner in Sydney

December 2020

Mark your calendar with these December events in Queensland,

Virtual reality: how to experience Queensland from home, Queensland.comVirtual Reality: 11 Queensland Virtual Experiences | Queensland

Top Must Do’s Central Queensland, RACQ

How to see all the big things in Queensland, Queensland.comQueensland’s Big Things Road Trip | Queensland

15 undiscovered gems in Queensland that even locals may not have experienced, BuzzFeed15 Undiscovered Gems In Queensland That Even Locals May Not Have Experienced (

January 2021

Out and About with Kids Magazine –

Here’s where you can cuddle a koala in Queensland, Queensland.comHere’s Where Can You Cuddle a Koala in Queensland | Queensland

Rockhampton: revitalised riverfront, sophisticated dining, PS News

Snorkelling, seabirds and sightseeing – 3 sensational reasons to visit the Southern Great Barrier Reef, Queensland Parks and ForestsSnorkelling, seabirds and sightseeing—3 sensational reasons to visit the southern Great Barrier Reef! | Parks and forests | Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (

February 2021

Channel 9 Today Show live weather crosses – Great Keppel Island, Pumpkin Island, Henderson Park Farm Retreat –

Escape Fishing with ET – Series 22 Ep 2 –

RACQ Road Ahead Magazine

March 2021

Channel 7 Weekender (Capricorn Coast Food Trail, Yeppoon, Rockhampton) –

My Way – Channel 9 –
Nob Creek Pottery, Byfield – Aired Sunday 21st Feb –

Rubyvale Gem Gallery, Sapphire Gemfields – Aired Sunday 28th Feb –

Astronomers – Rubyvale, Sapphire Gemfields – Aired Sunday 7th Mar –

Capricorn Caves, Rockhampton – Aired Sunday 14th Mar –

High Valley Dawn Permaculture, Rosslyn Bay Yeppoon – Aired Sunday 21st Mar –

Going Places with Ernie Dingo

Visit the Capricorn Region with kids, Thrifty Family Travels

Capricorn Region Campsites, Queensland Camping

May 2021

Can’t go to Bali? These Aussie Spots are Even Better, EscapeBest places to travel in Australia in winter: Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia |

An affordable island getaway on Great Keppel Island, Sally SeesAn Affordable Island Getaway on Great Keppel Island – Visit Capricorn

How to spend 5 days in the Capricorn Coast on a budget, Sally SeesHow to spend 5 Days in the Capricorn Coast on a Budget – Visit Capricorn

June 2021

Travel and Eat with Dan & Steph (High Valley Dawn, Keppel Bay Marina/Waterline Restaurant, Banana Beef) –

Minerva Hills National Park – a captivating Moonscape, Nathan White

Sandstone and Rainbows: Central Queensland’s Tableland Oasis, Nathan White

Internal Blogs

Accessible Rockhampton –

7 experiences on your doorstep that rival the world’s most popular tourist destinations –

Book your very own island in Keppel Bay –

10 things to do in Mount Morgan –

Accessible Capricorn Coast –

Summer holiday festivities in Capricorn –

Mountain biking in Rockhampton –

2021- Year of Indigenous Tourism –

School’s Out! Cue the family fun –

8 classic choices for riverside dining in Rockhampton –

Hot tips for a cool day trip to Great Keppel Island –

Visit Capricorn’s Junior Ambassador Owen explores his own backyard –

5 top tips for visiting Stony Creek –

5 packing essentials for your day trip to Mount Archer –

The Ultimate ‘must do’ Central Queensland experiences –

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