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Supporting a Regional Workforce through Project Engagement and CSQ Partnership

Jobs, Jobs and More Jobs for the CQ Region Whilst only in its infancy, the Capricorn Enterprise – Construction Skills Qld Partnership (Industry Skills Coordination Program) is positively advancing strategies to maximise local Industry participation and Workforce engagement across seven… Read more »

Conversations with Tourism and Events Queensland

Last week, over 70 tourism operators joined Capricorn Enterprise and our Southern Great Barrier Reef regional tourism partners in welcoming our Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ) colleagues for their annual “Conversations with Industry”. Held at Salt Yeppoon, the TEQ event… Read more »

Release of the 2019 Great Barrier Reef Outlook Report

The third Great Barrier Reef Outlook Report was released this week, outlining the use, factors influencing the condition, management effectiveness, resilience, risks to its future and likely outlook of the reef into the future. Since 2009, the Report has been… Read more »

Capricorn SGBR operators selling destination

Congratulations to GKI Hideaway (Eloise Chaffers), Empire Rockhampton (Zac Garven) and Capricorn Caves (Amanda Hinton & Jordon Wheeler), who have just returned from a very successful week long sales trip to key tourism trade partners in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne…. Read more »

Welcome to our new Members in August

Thank you to all Members for your continued partnership with Capricorn Enterprise. We look forward to seeing you at the Annual General Meeting at the Leichhardt Hotel on Thursday 26th September. We also welcome the following New Members during August… Read more »

Illegal fishers: Just like rockcod, they will get caught!

How lucky are we to live on the Capricorn Coast with the Southern Great Barrier Reef right on our doorstep? Family boat trips in the bay, fishing at Five Rocks and snorkeling in the Keppels – just a few of… Read more »

The Waterline Restaurant receives top gong at Restaurant Industry Awards

The Waterline Restaurant at Keppel Bay Marina, Rosslyn Bay has won the BEST BREAKFAST in North Queensland category at the 2019 QLD & NT Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence. General Manager, Kylie Smith and Executive Chef… Read more »

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 »

Construction Skills Qld (CSQ) – 2019 Construction Activity – Regional Industry Briefings

Interested in finding out more in relation to projected Central Queensland Construction activity – don’t delay and register today! Hear insights and forecasts from Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) for the industry in CQ for the coming 12 months, and also… Read more »

Project insights and updates featured at Industry Networking Lunch

Friday 16 August’s Capricorn Industry Group Networking Lunch featured presentations by senior Project Managers of three CQ Major Projects plus a regional labour supply overview by the recently appointed Workforce Capability Manager with Construction Skills Qld (CSQ), Kim Hetherington. Attended… Read more »