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TRAV MEDIA Our yearly subscription enables us to upload media releases and all major events as well as a suite of images. TravMedia has a global reach of 40,000 journalists, travel and public relations professionals in over 10 countries. The… Read more »

Be swept off your feet and onto the water this Saturday with Channel 9’s Getaway

Tune into Channel 9’s Getaway this Saturday 12th November from 5.30pm as presenter David Whitehill and cameraman Roger Price spend a day cruising around Keppel Bay aboard our local vessels, and take a hike across our barefoot paradise, Great Keppel… Read more »

Rockhampton and Southern Great Barrier Reef shines at 2022 Queensland Tourism Awards

The prestigious Queensland Tourism Awards, held on the Gold Coast last weekend, brought together hundreds of representatives working within the state’s diverse tourism industry in what was a celebration and reflection of the incredible operators working tirelessly to provide visitors… Read more »

Ecotourism Australia – ECO Destination Certification

Capricorn Coast granted $150,000 to achieve ECO Destination Certification Congratulations to all recipients of the Eco Certified Tourism Destination program by the Queensland Government Department of Tourism, Innovation and Sport (QTIS), providing up to $2 million in funding for local… Read more »

Year of Accessible Tourism

2023 has been declared the Year of Accessible Tourism in Queensland. The Year of Accessible Tourism will work to change the perception of what it means to be an accessible tourism business; with tourism businesses supported to develop a wider… Read more »

AusIndustry Special Update: Budget October 2022-23

The Federal Budget October 2022-23 was handed down on Tuesday, 25 October 2022. The Australian Government’s economic package supports cost-of-living relief and invests in Australia’s future.  Please find below summary of the business and industry focused measures. Department of Industry,… Read more »

Media Release – Rockhampton Ring Road a Certainty under Labor – Tuesday, 22 January 2019

A media release dated 22nd Jan 2019 stating “Rockhampton Ring Road a Certainty Under Labor”, has disappeared from the Prime Minister’s electorate website: https://anthonyalbanese.com.au/media-release-rockhampton-ring-road-a-certainty-under-labor-tuesday-22-january-2019 Here is a copy of that media release which was saved: capricornenterprise.com.au/wp-content/uploads/AlboRRRMR.pdf

Beef Australia welcomes new Event Manager

In a bid to deliver another record-breaking event in 2024, Beef Australia has today welcomed aboard their newest team member and Event Manager, Tash Bury. Beef Australia CEO Simon Irwin says the organisation is excited to have Tash joining their… Read more »

Discover ‘what’s on’ along the Tropic of Capricorn – Upcoming events

The next two months across our destination are filled with spectacular sporting events and fabulous festivals to get your engine running, heart racing and soul singing. And with a sub-tropical climate creating perfect winter days to get outdoors, these unique… Read more »

New tour company kicks off in Carnarvon Gorge

With a role of guiding visitors through one of the most spectacular locations in Australia, Caity and Christian Bom from CQ Tours are ready to share their passion, knowledge, and beautiful backyard of Nyanda Station and Carnarvon Gorge National Park… Read more »