Where great winter fun begins


Set on the Tropic of Capricorn, and the gateway to the Southern Great Barrier Reef, the Capricorn Coast region and its hinterland of Rockhampton is a laidback holiday destination offering some of Australia’s best kept secrets. From island hopping and ocean swims, to chic cafes and cultural city vibes – you will always feel welcome in this part of the world.

Where Great Begins…

Discover historic hinterlands

Blissful Yeppoon

Experience our Islands & Reef

Choose a Rainforest Adventure

Ultimate Drive Itineraries

Get insider tips on where to experience the best the Capricorn Coast has to offer.
From city vibes and local eats, to adventure play and jaw dropping vistas…

Meet our world class
eco-certified operators

The Capricorn Coast is committed to sustainable tourism, preserving natural beauty, promoting eco-friendly practices, and protecting local wildlife habitats. Learn more.

accessible & inclusive travel for all

The Capricorn Coast region is an all-abilities destination, offering accessible facilities, inclusive activities, & accommodations, ensuring everyone can enjoy its natural beauty. Learn more.

discover our
indigenous culture

The Capricorn Coast region recognises the indigenous culture & heritage of the Darumbal & Woppaburra peoples through cultural tours, traditional art, and placemaking. Learn more.

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