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NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN for the 2021 Best in Business Awards

Book your tickets here Nominate here Sponsorship opportunities Do you know a local business or enterprise who is going above and beyond to deliver consistent and outstanding service across our region? Or perhaps a business who has showcased an exceptional… Read more »

Vote Now for Empire Apartment Hotel, Beef 2021 and Rockynats in the RACQ People’s Choice category

The Queensland Tourism Awards (QTA) are delighted to be partnering with RACQ for the RACQ People’s Choice category. The RACQ People’s Choice category gives travellers and the general public the chance to vote for their favourite tourism experience, service or… Read more »

Island paradise sells out in less than 14 minutes

In just 14 minutes on Monday 6th September, 100 nights on Great Keppel Island were snapped up for just $1 as part of Tourism and Events Queensland’s ’20 Days of Holidays Like This’ campaign. The campaign, which is now in… Read more »

Yeppoon remains one of Australia’s most searched destinations

Aussie rock legends, The Choirboys made it a well know classic back in the 80’s, but now ‘run to paradise’ has become a modern-day way of life for sea or tree changes ready to make a move. Seeking bigger backyards,… Read more »

Capricorn Enterprise Destination Tourism Strategy (2021-2030) released

After many months of planning, consulting and discussion, Capricorn Enterprise is pleased to launch our Destination Tourism Strategy 2021-2030, which outlines our region’s collaborative commitment and intent to manage, develop and promote our destination over the next decade. Endorsed by… Read more »

Rockhampton scores big with new aircraft maintenance facility

A new $60 million aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility will be constructed at the Rockhampton Airport with support from the Queensland Government’s Jobs and Regional Growth Fund. Treasurer and Minister for Investment Cameron Dick said Alliance Airlines would… Read more »

Calling all single Capricorn farmers!

Are you a hot-blooded Capricorn Region farmer (male or female) looking for love? Well, you are in luck, because Channel 7 is looking for you! The hunt is on again for lovelorn talent for the hugely popular Farmer Wants a…(Buddy)… Read more »

Rockhampton Ring Road

Get ready to hit the road The Rockhampton Ring Road Project is a significant major project being undertaken in our region over the next four years. The project is currently in the final detailed design phase, with Expression of Interest,… Read more »

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 »