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Capricorn Caves Staff Road Trip to the Far North

Ten staff from Capricorn Caves embarked on a 3000 kilometre road trip to Tropical North Queensland and the Outback in the first week of March. Their objective was to foster professional development of tour guides, fuel their passion and build… Read more »

Top Takeaways from the Great Barrier Reef Tourism Industry Forum

Earlier this month tourism industry bodies and local providers from the Southern Great Barrier Reef region met at the Gladstone Entertainment Centre for an afternoon forum on the focus and direction of Great Barrier Reef Tourism. Tourism Australia’s $40 million… Read more »

Leader of the Opposition Meets with Local Industry Representatives

Leader of the Opposition the Hon Lawrence Springborg MP met with industry representatives from the Health, Agriculture, Tourism, Construction, Education and Business/Finance sectors this week at a Capricorn Enterprise Chairman’s Boardroom lunch in Rockhampton.  These industries and our regional Priority… Read more »

Region Receives Mass TV Coverage

Our destination will be beamed around Queensland and Australia in a number of television shows airing over the next few weeks: Farmer Wants a Wife – 24 hour ‘date’ with potential wife – Great Keppel Island Hideaway – airing next… Read more »

International Visitor Growth!

A  20% (twenty percent) growth in Visitor Expenditure ($105 Million total) and a 4% increase (137,000 total) in Visitor Numbers of International Visitors for the December 2015 quarter to the Southern Great Barrier Reef (SGBR) destination reflects the marketing collaboration… Read more »

Victorian Caravan Camping & Tourism Supershow on Now

Josh Dillon from Big 4 Capricorn Palms Holiday Village is currently waving the flag for the Capricorn Region at this year’s Victorian Caravan Camping & Tourism Supershow in Melbourne. We’re very grateful to have Josh manning our ‘Drive Queensland – Capricorn’ booth… Read more »

Queensland Linen Service Expands

Welcome new Gold Member, Queensland Linen Service (QLS) – from its new automated service facility in Bush Crescent Parkhurst, under the Management of Tina and John Bass, QLS is focused on expanding market share and capitalising on the investment committed… Read more »


A number of new tourism businesses have joined Capricorn Enterprise over the last couple of months and together they represent a fantastic addition to our tourism portfolio. What better way to explore the Capricorn Coast and surrounding areas than on… Read more »

Australian Infrastructure Plan released – Weirs in the pipeline!

Following yesterday’s visit by Prime Minister the Hon. Malcolm Turnbull and Deputy Prime Minister the Hon. Barnaby Joyce, today’s release by the Federal government of their fifteen year (15) “Australian Infrastructure Plan”, reveals we are a step closer to the development of Eden… Read more »

Stunning New Destination Guide!

“Welcome to our world.  Stretching from the Southern Great Barrier Reef in the east to the Sandstone Wilderness in the west, our world is a place which is easy to find but where you can just as easily lose yourself in… Read more »