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Interrupted access to card transactions

Posted on May 19th, 2020

The Capricornian is undertaking a scheduled change to our card processing system. We are currently experiencing periods of interrupted access to Capricornian card transactions, including at EFTPOS, VISA terminals. ATM transactions appear to be functioning. It appears to be the…

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Scheduled change to Card Processing System

Posted on May 14th, 2020

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Scheduled change to Card Processing System 18th May 2020. We wish to advise our VISA card holding members of a scheduled change to our card processing system that will take place from midnight Monday 18th May, with scheduled…

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Posted on April 7th, 2020

To help reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission via POS devices, the Australian Payments Network (AusPayNet), the self-regulatory body for the payments industry, will be increasing contactless card transactions from $100 to $200 without requiring a PIN. This is a…

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COVID-19 | Customer Support Hub

Posted on March 27th, 2020

Central Queensland, we are proud to have been a part of your community for over 60 years. In that time, you have supported us loyally and we want you to know that in these uncertain times we are here to…

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Capricornian Update – COVID-19

Posted on March 19th, 2020

Like many other Central Queensland businesses, we are taking prudent steps to minimise disruption to our customers and staff from the current COVID-19 situation. To this end, there is no change to the opening hours of our seven branches in…

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The Capricornian Cuts Standard Variable Interest Rate

Posted on March 4th, 2020

Following the decrease in the Cash Rate, recently announced by the Reserve Bank of Australia, we are pleased to let our customers know that we are able to reduce our Principal and Interest Owner Occupied Standard Variable Rate to 4.45%…

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Have your smashed avo and eat it too!

Posted on March 3rd, 2020

One of the most annoying myths for young homebuyers has to be the smashed avo breaky one. You know – to buy a property you have to forego delicious weekend breakfasts. Well, here are three easy recipes that prove otherwise.

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Information for VISA card holders – potential phone call scam

Posted on January 17th, 2020

If you’re thinking of taking advantage of the new First Home Loan Deposit Scheme then you better act quick, as thousands of first home buyers have already applied for the 10,000 guarantees available.

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Giving Back after the Yeppoon Fires

Posted on January 6th, 2020

In November last year, areas of Bungundarra, Cobrall, Mary Vale, Lake Mary and surrounding Yeppoon locations experienced some of the worst bush fires in history. Land, homes, sheds, feed and stock sadly perished, with conditions worsening over the course of…

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Season’s Greetings! Here’s to a prosperous 2020!

Posted on December 18th, 2019

With 2019 drawing to a close, we hope you’re shifting into holiday mode and getting ready to relax and unwind (or, at least, looking forward to a few public holidays!).

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