Welcome to Emu Park

Welcome to the website for the township of Emu Park and the surrounding district, located on the Capricorn Coast of Queensland, Australia.

Emu Park, home to the famous Singing Ship Monument and the award winning Emu Park Anzac Memorial Walk. The Park as it is affectionately called, is found on the Capricorn Coast, some 44klms east of the City of Rockhampton, Central Queensland and 19 klms south of the township of Yeppoon.

Emu Park overlooks the islands of Keppel Bay, including the world famous Great Keppel Island.

Emu Park, Home of the Singing Ship

On 30 May, 2020, Emu Park’s unique monument, the Singing Ship, turns 50 years of age. During the last half-century the Singing Ship has grown to be the celebrated symbol of Emu Park, the Capricorn Coast and the wider Capricorn region.

The Singing Ship has its origins in 1969 with a competition run by the local Capricornia Captain Cook Bicentennial Committee, that was designed to select a project to commemorate the passage of Captain James Cook and his ship, the Endeavour, through Central Queensland waters in 1770. When the results were announced the competition had joint first prize winning projects: the Lions Club of Yeppoon for a holiday camp on Great Keppel Island and artist, Peggy Westmoreland’s for her Singing Ship monument.

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Great Emu Park Accommodation Starts Here

Seeking accommodation or holiday accommodation on the Capricorn Coast of Central Queensland, then why not stay with the accommodation listings who are members of EPOL.

Whether it be For Hotel, Motel,Holiday Units, Holiday Rentals, Caravan Parks, Backpacker Accommodation or B&B – bed and breakfast accommodation, Emu Park has it all …. and all at a competitive price.

Shops, Retail, Small Business

Yes, we do have it all

Small Business is thriving in the ‘Park’…….Builders, Plumbers, Electricians Landscapers, Brickies through to the craft related businesses such as Pottery and Embroiding.

When visiting Emu Park why not take advantage of what the commercial side of Paradise has to offer…..The Park boasts a full range of shopping choice, from Fast Food Take-away to Restaurant, Real Estate to Video, from Pharmacy to Convenience Stores, from Bakeries to Hardware.

Clubs Listed with Emu Park Online

Emu Park has an apparent endless supply of hard working people who make up the numbers to supply our community with groups and clubs, such as the essential services, volunteer groups, sporting bodies, community service clubs, representative bodies, and members of the community that wish to maintain the fine history and culture of ‘The Park’….

The biggest party on the Capricorn Coast, the Annual Emu Park Lions Club’s Oktoberfest.

Many of whom invite and encourage visitors to come along and sample their hospitality and what their clubs have to offer.