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Korte’s Resort comes in at number 5 in TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice – Australia!

  Congratulations to Bill, Lyn, Brad and the team at Korte’s Resort in Rockhampton for taking out 5th place in the 2019 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice – Australia.  This is the second year in a row Korte’s Resort has made the… Read more »

Potential Yeppoon development partner shortlisted

The Queensland Government has shortlisted three potential development partners for the revitalisation of the Yeppoon’s heritage rail precinct, known as Station Quarter. Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning Cameron Dick said this is an exciting development opportunity for… Read more »

Local Projects to Drive the Regional Economy for Next Decade

Unprecedented capital investment in projects across our local area over the next decade will result in renewed business and investment confidence plus provide a boost in economic stimulus across our entire Capricorn region.  With in excess of $3.5 Billion in… Read more »

Team Effort for Tourism Growth Pays Off!

Team Effort for Tourism Growth Pays Off! Earlier this month, Tourism Research Australia (TRA) released the official IVS (International Visitor Survey) and NVS (National Visitor Survey) data to the year ending September 2018, which revealed some fantastic growth for Queensland… Read more »

Council launches Capacity Building Workshops

Council has held its first Capacity Building Workshop this week, aimed at providing support for not-for-profit community organisations to increase capacities across a range of topics. Hosted by Council’s Community Development and Sport and Recreation team, the workshops will be… Read more »

Keppel Bay Convention and Sporting Hub

The proposed Keppel Bay Convention and Sporting Hub (KBCSH) could commence as early as this year. Keppel Bay Sailing Club is calling for local Members and the community to show their support for the development to help make it a… Read more »

Local Finance Brokers State Finalists for Industry Awards

If simply being nominated is considered an honour, then local Full Service Finance Brokerage, Centrepoint Finance Yeppoon, being a State Finalist in 2 categories for the industry awards is certainly an even greater honour. Being compared to much larger metropolitan… Read more »

Team effort for growth pays off!

Team Effort for Tourism Growth Pays Off! Earlier this month, Tourism Research Australia (TRA) released the official IVS (International Visitor Survey) and NVS (National Visitor Survey) data to the year ending September 2018, which revealed some fantastic growth for Queensland… Read more »

International Visitor Growth doesn’t “just happen”

International Visitors right across our Capricorn region and greater Southern Great Barrier Reef destination have continued to grow over the past few years, with one of the highest regional percentage growth rates in Queensland. Whilst international numbers from our key… Read more »

Record event funding support for Capricorn Region!

Five (5) events in the Capricorn region have secured funding in Round 11 of QDEP (Qld Destination Events Program), funding provided thanks to the State government via Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ). Capricorn Enterprise chief executive Mary Carroll said “Capricorn… Read more »