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Energy and Economics hit the agenda at this year’s Major Projects Forum

Capricorn Enterprise is pleased to announce five of our confirmed speakers gearing up for the 2021 Major Projects Forum which will be held on Thursday 28th October at Frenchville Sports Club in Rockhampton. Yurika’s Executive General Manager, Carly Irving will… Read more »

Join Team Turtle CQ and help protect marine turtle nests

Livingstone Shire Council has been working with other Government agencies, stakeholders and volunteers to protect marine turtle nests on Capricorn Coast beaches over the past four years. This program has led to many successful hatchings, however some nests are still being… Read more »

Artistic talents to be embraced at ancient site

Highly regarded as one of Australia’s most miraculous and awe-inspiring natural landscapes, the Capricorn Caves, north of Rockhampton in Central Queensland, is set to become a haven for aspiring artists, with thanks to Livingstone Shire Council and the Queensland Government’s… Read more »

Central Queensland Councils Work Together For a Renewable Future

More than 60 local government representatives gathered on Thursday 12th and Friday 13th August to discuss how to manage changes to the energy sector across Central Queensland in a two-day forum. The Clean Economy Opportunities for the CQ Region forum… Read more »

Cooberrie Park Wildlife Sanctuary welcomes a cuddly addition

Yeppoon’s home to all things cuddly, loveable, cheeky, and slimy, Cooberrie Park Wildlife Sanctuary, has welcomed a new member to their ever-growing family – an adorable koala joey. Offspring to proud mother, Calypso, the Sanctuary’s youngest resident was welcomed to… Read more »

Link your ATDW with Google My Business

The Australian Tourism Data Warehouse (ATDW) has partnered with Google, allowing tourism and events business to link their Google My Business (GMB) listing and ATDW profile.  The functionality allows automatic updates to your GMB listing when you make changes to… Read more »

Support for Queensland businesses

The Commonwealth and Queensland Governments have reached a 50/50 funding agreement that will see the value of the Queensland COVID-19 Business Support Grants rise from $260 million to $600 million. As part of the package additional support for businesses that… Read more »

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… Read more »

Tourism and hospitality sector COVID-19 lockdown support package

Hospitality or tourism businesses may be eligible for rebate, fee and payroll tax relief measures under the $47.75 million tourism and hospitality sector COVID-19 lockdown support package. This relief will provide immediate support for businesses impacted by the recent COVID-19… Read more »

Capricorn Enterprise – working for you

Capricorn Enterprise continues to strategically market the Capricorn region to domestic and international consumers, trade, media and business, while supporting and developing industry projects, attracting large scale investment and driving the region’s economy forward. As part of this, we work… Read more »