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Cultural Icons begin to arrive at Emu Park

Standing at one metre tall, 21 of Australia’s tallest birds have begun to wander into Emu Park to stake their claim on the peaceful coastal town boasting their name. Emu Park was originally known as Hewittville but over time, due… Read more »

Could this be Australia’s highest playground?

Capricorn Enterprise has a question… Could this be Australia’s highest playground? Word on the street from our local kids is that the ‘Everest’ of all playgrounds may very well be sitting right in our own backyard… Located a whopping 604m… Read more »

Get back to nature and meet our mysterious lady of the sea

There is a legendary sea creature who seeks tranquillity in the shallow, protected, sub-tropical waters of Keppel Bay off the Capricorn Coast. Capricorn Enterprise CEO, Mary Carroll says that now is the perfect time to plunge into our pristine Southern… Read more »

Kiki Koala does our destination proud

The jury may be out about Australia’s cutest koala, with eight-month old Tallow from Paradise Country on the Gold Coast being crowned with the prestigious title. But the team at Capricorn Enterprise still believes that our local beauty, Kiki from… Read more »

Capricorn Coast ahead of the rest when it comes to environmental values

As part of Lendlease’s partnership with the Great Barrier Reef Foundation, Yeppoon on the Capricorn Coast has been selected to host eight programs per year over the next four (4) years, giving an opportunity to 1000 employees, to build economic… Read more »

Rocky, Capricorn Coast & GKI set to take the stage on Channel 7 – Sat 10th August

Recently, over four action packed days, Capricorn Enterprise commissioned popular lifestyle show, Queensland Weekender to produce a full half hour episode broken into four short stories which will go to air on Channel 7 at 5:30pm on Saturday 10th August…. Read more »

Keppel Dive launches on the Southern Great Barrier Reef

In a huge announcement for the Capricorn Coast and greater region, Great Keppel Island Watersports & Activities, who operate from Great Keppel Island, are thrilled to launch their new diving experience, Keppel Dive on the magnificent Southern Great Barrier Reef…. Read more »

Discover the beauty of Great Keppel Island by foot

We all know that Great Keppel Island located on the Southern Great Barrier Reef is without a doubt one very special place to be. Simply set one foot on this spectacular island paradise where the squeaky-clean sand slides between your… Read more »

Chase away the winter blue this school holidays

Looking for something to do that everyone will enjoy? Here are some cool ideas to warm up your school holiday fun. Warm up your weekends with a swag of fun events that’ll get your heart pumping or your feet tapping. … Read more »

We have some whaley exciting news!

    The Humpback Whales are now on the move. And just in time for school holidays… Local Whale Watch operators have advised clear sightings on this morning’s tours just off the Capricorn Coast. Every year between July and September,… Read more »