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Presentation to DestinationQ – Local Government & Tourism Masterclass by Laureth Rumble Pumpkin Island

Hello everyone. Thank you for this opportunity to talk about our journey to sustainability as a business based in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. I am certainly very grateful to be able to share some of the lessons we… Read more »

Ambitious plan to save 10,000 lives

Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service are addressing the smoking prevalence and its related health effects among Central Queenslanders with an ambitious plan to save 10,000 lives from smoking-related deaths by the year 2030.  Smoking is the leading cause of… Read more »

New Queensland Government Cabinet announced

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced the Cabinet for her second term. The Cabinet will be: •             Premier and Minister for Trade – Annastacia Palaszczuk •             Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships – Jackie Trad… Read more »

25 reasons to celebrate CQUniversity’s Silver Jubilee!

As CQUniversity celebrates 25 years as a University this year, highlighted at its spectacular Silver Jubilee Ball last weekend in Rockhampton, here are 25 reasons we should be incredibly proud of our local University! Originally founded in Rockhampton in 1967… Read more »


Another first for our Southern Great Barrier Reef destination and Capricorn Enterprise this week! Over a seven day period, Deanne Bowd, our Tourism Marketing Manager will provide training to 150 tourism retailers in Germany during their northern hemisphere winter, promoting… Read more »

2017 Queensland Election Commitments

With last Sunday’s announcement of a Queensland Election to be held on Saturday 25 November, Capricorn Enterprise will continue working hard on lobbying for investment in the key Priority Projects for our region. We will seek commitments from candidates, and… Read more »

Singapore Ministerial Visit

Attending Exercise Wallaby for the first time (now in its 27th year at Shoalwater Bay Military Training Area), Second Minister for Defence Ong Ye Kung (also Minister for Education) not only joined servicemen from the 3rd Guards and Republic of… Read more »

Queensland Local Content Leaders Network {QLCLN}

Supporting Business Development and Conditions As a pro-active Member of the QLCLN via its Economic Development Unit, Capricorn Enterprise actively pursues improved business conditions and platforms in areas such as local content, developing industry capability, improved business trading terms plus… Read more »

Questions and things we do at The Spire Visitor Information Centre in our role of servicing Visitors

Questions and things we do at The Spire Visitor Information Centre in our role of servicing Visitors (a list from our wonderful volunteers and VIC Supervisor) Where are?: Mechanics (for specific makes and models of vehicles as well as general… Read more »

Celebrate Australia Day in 2017

Yeppoon Main Beach All ages are invited to join in the bare-bottom boats and beach games fun at the Great Australia Beach Party held on Yeppoon’s Main Beach since its inception in 1994.   Nominate your team of four people on… Read more »