The wonderful world of fungi

Fungi is not something we learn much about in school, if anything at all. Even in an Environmental Science degree you do not delve deep into the wonderful and complex world of fungi. Throughout human history, there has always been a connection and understanding of fungi, some of this knowledge is only just starting to […]

By |April 24th, 2018|Flora & Fauna|Comments Off on The wonderful world of fungi

Launch Of Multilingual Brochures At ATE

 

 

The Capricorn Caves is a desired tourist location for many international visitors each year.

 

The 390 million year old cave system has a wide appeal from tourists interested geographically in the ancient past of the Caves as well as families from abroad seeking out a guided tours of the Capricorn Caves.

 

General Manager of the Capricorn Caves, […]

By |April 23rd, 2018|Innovations|Comments Off on Launch Of Multilingual Brochures At ATE

Staff Spotlight Capricorn Caves Paleontologist On Róchelle Lawrence

With the lead up to the “Capricorn Caves Fossil Open Day” there is no better time to get to know our very own palaeontologist, Róchelle Lawrence.

Róchelle has been integral in many momentous discoveries at the Caves and will be attending the Fossil Open Day on Saturday June 2nd!

Get to know Rochelle!

Football Team – All Blacks

Food – […]

By |April 19th, 2018|Staff Spotlight|Comments Off on Staff Spotlight Capricorn Caves Paleontologist On Róchelle Lawrence

Professor Flint Making An Appearance At the Fossil Open Day 2018!

Professor Flint is a singing palaeontologist with a story to tell and he will be telling it at the 2018 Capricorn Caves Fossil open day!

It is our story as Australians. It is the prehistoric story of this ancient land from the very first signs of life, to now.

It is a story that includes the first […]

By |April 10th, 2018|Events|Comments Off on Professor Flint Making An Appearance At the Fossil Open Day 2018!

Staff Spotlight On Robert Augusteyn

Its that time again to get to know all the wonderful characters that make up the Capricorn Caves staff =)

This month the spotlight is on none other than Robert Augusteyn. You most likely wont see Robert when you come to the Caves, he is usually out the back either doing the accounts or solving IT […]

By |February 12th, 2018|Staff Spotlight|Comments Off on Staff Spotlight On Robert Augusteyn

The End Of Summer Solstice 17/18

With the end of January marks the end of the Summer Solstice in the Caves

 

It was a wonderful 4 weeks with a high number of guests making the special trip to see this incredible event. There were guests that come every year and we had quite a few international guests stopping by also along with […]

By |February 12th, 2018|Events|Comments Off on The End Of Summer Solstice 17/18

Things To Do In Rockhampton

Free & low cost things to do in Rockhampton these school holidays!
 

Christmas school holidays are here & so the challenge begins on what to do to keep the kids occupied without spending a fortune!

We have put together the top 7 “must do activities” with kids that are no cost or low cost these school holidays

 

Enjoy […]

By |December 15th, 2017|Things To Do|Comments Off on Things To Do In Rockhampton

Summer Solstice 2017 At The Capricorn Caves

It is that time of year again!  As Christmas approaches and the carols start playing, at Capricorn Caves it means one thing.  Summer Solstice!  Throughout December and January, the Summer Solstice Light Spectacle takes place every day.  It is an event which brings visitors from across the globe to Rockhampton and the Capricorn Caves to […]

By |December 1st, 2017|Events|Comments Off on Summer Solstice 2017 At The Capricorn Caves

Capricorn Enterprise Industry Celebration Night

On 18th November 2017 Capricorn Caves was humbled to attend the Capricorn Enterprise Industry night

A number of our dedicated staff attended the event hosted by the Waterline Restaurant at Yeppoon (pictured below)

Ann (the owner of Capricorn Caves) was honored with the award for being in business for 29 year. It’s a testament to the tireless […]

By |November 30th, 2017|Awards|Comments Off on Capricorn Enterprise Industry Celebration Night

Staff Spotlight On Lucas Zielke

10 Questions in 60 Seconds is our new blog series in which we interview a different staff member once a month.

This month its Lucas Zielke =)

Lucas has his full these days as the Capricorn Caves Outdoor Recreation Supervisor, he also just recently took on an even bigger role, become a first time father last month […]

By |November 20th, 2017|Staff Spotlight|Comments Off on Staff Spotlight On Lucas Zielke
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