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Rail trail rolls closer to Yeppoon Foreshore

Pedestrians and cyclists in Yeppoon are set to benefit from a $455,000 extension to the Pineapple Coast Rail Trail. Stages 2, 3, and 4 of the Capricorn Coast Pineapple Rail Trail are moving closer towards becoming a reality for the… Read more »

Small business grants to help you succeed

Take advantage of grants from the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training that support your small business to grow and thrive. With coaching, advice, increasing digital capacity or purchase specialised equipment to achieve high growth potential. This a great time… 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 »

Welcome to our new Members in July

As we enter a new financial year, we sincerely thank all Members for your continued partnership with Capricorn Enterprise. We also welcome the following New Members during July 2019: Small Business Supporter: Coral Inn Boutique Hotel Bluewater Property Trust Great… Read more »

It’s time to end the hunger games – Our system is too hard on apprentices who are left to sink or swim

Vice-chancellor of CQUniversity, Professor Nick Klomp, has reviewed the  post-schooling system that divides school leavers into those who chose university and those who choose an apprenticeship and he has found a wall of inequality built into the system. Read on… Read more »