COVID-19 - Latest News

Local businesses announce closure due to COVID-19

With widespread closure of businesses being enforced over the past days, the Capricorn region has been inundated with the temporary reduction of hundreds of business services as they shut their doors until the Coronavirus curve is flattened. Corporations, business owners… Read more »

Home deliveries available

Whether you’re self isolating or just tired after working hard, you’ll appreciate knowing which businesses are delivering meals or food to your door. The My CQ Food page has compiled details on businesses providing a range of takeaway and… Read more »

Takeaway options from your favourite venues

Although dining in may no longer be an option, some of your favourite venues are continuing to trade and offering you a range of amazing takeaways, as at 25th March 2020. We hope that you will continue to support our… Read more »

Dive into an activity you can feel good about

Local operators on the Southern Great Barrier Reef, Keppel Dive have successfully achieved their ecotourism certification, aiming to further improve how they deliver their high-quality nature-based tourism experience. With a primary focus on protecting our ocean, this certified product now… Read more »

$4 billion package to support health, jobs, households and Queensland businesses

“Our $300 million household relief package will give Queensland households $200 off their utility bills, building on the $50 asset dividend we have already announced. “Our society will go through the most difficult period most of us have ever experienced,… Read more »

Join the”Support Local Buy Local” Facebook group

Join here – Capricorn Enterprise, the region’s peak tourism and economic development organisation, is no stranger in dealing with industry response and recovery activity when natural disasters have hit the region over the past decade.  But the global impacts… Read more »

Regional projects ‘up and away’ in difficult times

Following extensive liaison with a number of managing contractors associated with local major infrastructure projects, Capricorn Enterprise is pleased to confirm that despite the turmoil and uncertainty created by the COVID-19 virus, all projects are progressing in accordance with their… Read more »