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NRL Stars in the making

Posted on April 2nd, 2015

Gladstone’s Star of the Sea Primary School Principal James Emerick would love to see our future NRL stars coming out of the Gladstone Region and he is working hard to make it happen. Gladstone’s Star of the Sea Primary School…

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BPAY. Simple and sorted.

Posted on April 2nd, 2015

Have you ever experienced an all-green traffic light run to work? Had the exact change in your wallet for something you wanted to buy? Turned on the TV just as a movie you’d been dying to see was starting? If…

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The Capricornian supports Aussie Hoops

Posted on April 2nd, 2015

The Capricornian has teamed up with Rockhampton Basketball for another exciting season in 2015. Our sponsorship supports the mens, ladies and junior programs including junior development initiative like Aussie Hoops. Aussie Hoops is Basketball Australia’s official junior game development program…

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The year that was with CEO John Brown

Posted on December 18th, 2014

Dear members, It’s a new year and a time to reflect on the year that was and to look to the year ahead for The Capricornian and our valued members. We celebrated a successful financial year end in June and…

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The Capricornian Achieves Strong Growth – Annual Results 2013/2014

Posted on December 18th, 2014

The 2013/2014 financial year has seen our community owned credit union, The Capricornian, deliver exceptional results for its members. The Capricornian achieved a pre-tax profit of $1.625 million for the 2013/2014 financial year. This is an increase of 74% from…

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Capricornian elves’ take it to the streets

Posted on December 18th, 2014

On Thursday 6 November, Capricornian staff and their children lined up with over 50 other floats to take part in the The Rockhampton Christmas Parade organised by Cancer Council Australia and Stockland Rockhampton. “The Parade raises funds for cancer research…

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Making Christmas Brighter! Adopt A Family for Christmas

Posted on December 18th, 2014

Every year the Adopt-A-Family for Christmas Appeal rallies together locally business and community members to support those in need and to brighten up the lives of local families facing adversity at Christmas time. In the spirit of Christmas, the staff at…

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Planet Ark says thanks for $5,000 donation

Posted on December 18th, 2014

We’ve been on a bit of a mission here at The Capricornian cutting down on paper waste by encouraging members to switch to online statements, or eStatements as we call them. eStatements are an environmentally friendlier way to do your…

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Strong Lending in Tough Times

Posted on September 23rd, 2014

Dear Members, As General Manager of Lending at The Capricornian, I am aware of the impact economic uncertainty has had on our regional communities in recent times. Whilst business in general has been challenging for many, borrowers have been the…

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Rockhampton Rockets Thrilling back to back Wins

Posted on September 23rd, 2014

In an exhilarating game two at Hegvold Stadium on the 30th of August, The Rockhampton Rockets secured the 2014 Men’s QBL grand final series with a 104 – 94 victory against the Mackay Meteors.  The Rockhampton Cyclones just missed out…

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