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Tropic of Capricorn shines with new tourism signs!

Beautiful brand new imagery on brown and white tourist road signs along the Capricorn Way, which traverses the Tropic of Capricorn, is the result of a project 18 months in the making with a price tag of about $300,000. Thanks… Read more »

Empire’s Got The Best Seat For Fitzroy Fireworks

The Rockhampton River Festival pays homage to Fire in the Sky, bringing three spectacular displays to the festival with the Fitzroy Fireworks, at 7pm on Friday 10 and Saturday 11 July. Proudly sponsored by the Empire Apartment Hotel, The Coffee… Read more »

Yeppoon Civic Welcome to American Students

This Monday 22nd June at 1.30pm, the Capricorn Coast welcomed its first bus of American Students as part of the People to People Student Ambassador program for 2015. The students participated in their first Civic Welcome, which was conducted by… Read more »

Economic Gardening – High Growth Business Program

We are pleased to announce that registrations of interest are now open for local businesses to participate in the first Economic Gardening – High Growth Business Program which is scheduled for delivery between September to December this year. Economic Gardening… Read more »

Promoting Our Region Far & Wide is Key

The Capricorn Coast has been beamed on a record number of television shows within the shortest period of time ever, as part of our economic recovery activity (post TC Marcia), thanks to strong partnerships between Capricorn Enterprise, Local and State… Read more »


Join Capricorn Enterprise with Amanda Kruse of Success Matrix and Best Accommodation Group, for a workshop designed to foster partnerships, packaging, destination awareness, and online bookability – the more people in the room, the more opportunity for growth of attraction,… Read more »

Pie Alley’s Latest Attraction

As part of Economic Recovery activity, Capricorn Enterprise is proud to present an original piece of street art in one of Yeppoon’s most famous nightime haunts, Pie Alley. Famous as a destination for party-goers seeking a midnight snack, Pie Alley… Read more »

An off-shore boutique gaming license is not about gambling – it’s about investment!

An off-shore boutique gaming license is not about gambling – it’s about investment! It’s about keeping up with global tourism trends and visitor expectations.  It’s about providing a mechanism for international investors to create an economically viable business, which is… Read more »

Casino Solution is Vital for GKI

International Celebrity Chefs at Beef Australia 2015 last week added their support to the thousands who support the granting of a Boutique Gaming License (BGL) for the Great Keppel Island (GKI) Resort. Quite simply, the argument is that the license… Read more »

Visitor Centre Volunteers Celebrated – Thank You!

This National Volunteers Week Capricorn Enterprise’s 51 wonderful volunteers will be guests of honour at thank you breakfasts in recognition of their invaluable contribution to the local community in welcoming visitors to the region 7 days a week. Like many… Read more »