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Banking Software Upgrade

Posted on March 14th, 2019

The Capricornian would like to advise that we will be performing an upgrade to our banking software from 5pm Friday 15th March 2019.  The upgrade is expected to take approximately 1 hour.  Online Banking, Mobile Banking and the cap app…

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Banking services returning to Springsure

Posted on February 18th, 2019

After two years without a bank, a collaboration between Central Highlands Regional Council and Central Queensland credit union The Capricornian will see banking services return to Springsure from 4 March 2019. Central Highlands Regional Council Cr Christine Rolfe said it’s…

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Banish the burglars

Posted on December 21st, 2018

Don’t get caught out by household theft Household burglary is one of the most widespread crimes in Australia. January is the worst month for home burglaries – windows are left open due to hot weather, people take holidays and share…

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New Year Message from the CEO

Posted on December 21st, 2018

Happy New Year and a warm welcome to 2019! Wow! What a year 2018 was for The Capricornian, your financial institution. As CEO of the region’s only locally based, customer owned financial institution, I am very proud of what we…

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Setting yourself up for a financially positive 2019

Posted on December 21st, 2018

New year, new financially responsible you? Great news! Here are five realistic strategies for managing your money if wiser cash flow is one of your resolutions. Shop less, but focus on quality You’ve had your blender for a year and…

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Capricornian Community Grant – Round 2 Recipients Announced

Posted on December 13th, 2018

The Capricornian Community Grants Program recently called for its second round of applications. The objective of the program is to strengthen relationships and support worthy not-for-profit organisations throughout Central Queensland. With a total of $25,000 available annually, divided across two rounds, the funding is designed…

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Charity Golf Day A Hit For Give Me 5 For Kids

Posted on December 5th, 2018

Sunday 25th November saw golfers and non-golfers alike take part in the annual Capricornian Charity Golf Day at North Rockhampton Golf Club.  The day was held to raise money for Give Me 5 For Kids, helping sick children and their…

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Important changes to Capricornian members’ usage of rediATMs

Posted on November 27th, 2018

Over the last 12 months there have been significant changes in the provision of ATMs. Did you know you now have free access to over 10,000 ATMs Australia wide, including those operated by the ‘Big 4’ banks (Commonwealth Bank, ANZ,…

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Messy Mondays all about the kids

Posted on September 26th, 2018

Rockhampton Art Gallery has announced a partnership with The Capricornian, with Central Queensland’s only locally owned financial institution sponsoring the Gallery’s Messy Mondays program. Messy Mondays is an initiative of the gallery, with the aim of inspiring, educating and encouraging…

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Three bushfire safety tips every Australian should know

Posted on September 24th, 2018

Did you know that predicting the severity of a given bushfire season is challenging and many people fail to prepare for them? And when the threat becomes real, it can be too late and too emotional to make safe and…

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