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Awards season is here!

Capricorn’s finest operators compete at this year’s Queensland Tourism Awards Top honours are up for grabs as some of Capricorn’s finest operators compete for gold at this year’s Queensland Tourism Awards, hosted by the Queensland Tourism Industry Council (QTIC). Seasoned… Read more »

2018-19 VISUAL MEDIA SNAPSHOT – Promoting our Destination!

Capricorn Enterprise commissioned a number of bloggers and influencers throughout the 2018/19 financial year, as well as a number of Television shows, working in partnership with our local tourism industry. Tourism and Events Queensland also produced a number of blogs… Read more »

Science, local knowledge and natural beauty on the Southern Great Barrier Reef

Our beautiful Southern Great Barrier Reef is part of a larger family of 2,900 coral masterpieces with reef that stretches 2,300 kilometres along the Queensland coast, covering an entire area of 344,400 square kilometres. This section of a wondrous, interconnected,… Read more »

Meet the Capricorn Coast’s latest celebrity!

With a face luminously ‘out there’ on the Visitor Information Centre at Ross Creek roundabout, affectionately named Robin the Reef Roamer is set and ready to dazzle travellers the moment they arrive in town. Inspired by our colourful and mighty… Read more »

‘Nature’s Gentleman’ is ready to take the stage at Country on Keppel

His successful career has spanned over 30 years, and now acclaimed ARIA Award winner, James Blundell is ‘Riding into Town’ to bring the bush to the beach at the inaugural Country on Keppel spectacular. From ‘Way out West’ to our… Read more »

Great Barrier Reef

The UNESCO World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area is Australia’s largest and most valuable natural asset with one of the world’s most unique collections of biodiversity. It is recognised internationally as one of the seven natural wonders… Read more »

Chase away the winter blue this school holidays

Looking for something to do that everyone will enjoy? Here are some cool ideas to warm up your school holiday fun. Warm up your weekends with a swag of fun events that’ll get your heart pumping or your feet tapping. … Read more »

We have some whaley exciting news!

    The Humpback Whales are now on the move. And just in time for school holidays… Local Whale Watch operators have advised clear sightings on this morning’s tours just off the Capricorn Coast. Every year between July and September,… Read more »

Carnarvon Great Walk

Picturesque, remote and challenging. Three words that describe the miraculous Carnarvon Great Walk. Set aside some time during your next Queensland holiday for the ultimate winter walking escape and discover this mind-blowing wonder which has been carved out by Mother… Read more »

Yeppoon hub on track for edgy makeover

Yeppoon hub on track for edgy makeover Who said that urban street art is only reserved for the big smoke? Many may remember one of our region’s first tastes of ‘urbanism’ back in 2015 following the unforgettably destructive Cyclone Marcia… Read more »