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RDA Sunshine Coast welcomes the new network charter

RDA Sunshine Coast welcomes the new network charter – want to make a difference in your community? The Sunshine Coast branch of Regional Development Australia is repositioning itself to deliver on the RDA network’s new charter. Following a review of RDA committees, Fiona Nash announced changes to the RDA charter with increased focus on investment […]

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$1 Million Regional Innovation Program Launches

Entrepreneur Mike Knapp speaking at the #SCRIPT launch The $1 million regional innovation program was announced this week, with the program designed to drive innovation, boost economic opportunities and create new jobs in the Sunshine Coast. More than 100 people from across the Sunshine Coast region, including Sunshine Coast Mayor, Mark Jamieson, and Noosa Mayor, […]

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Seeking Applications for Chair Position – Regional Development Australia Sunshine Coast Committee

Regional Development Australia (RDA) is seeking highly-motivated leaders with vision, drive, and strong ties to their region to volunteer to Chair their local RDA Committee. RDA Committees are vital promoters for their region. They bring together private business and all levels of government with regional communities to build and drive economic growth. Applications are sought […]

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RDASC Welcomes Federal Funding for Coast projects

RDA Sunshine Coast has welcomed the Federal Government’s decision to award more than $72,500 to three Coast projects under the first round of its Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF) Community Investments Stream. The successful projects were announced by Senator Fiona Nash, Minister for Regional Development, who said 147 projects had been funded to a value […]

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Sunshine Coast proves perfect location for digital businesses with work-life balance

In 2009, Managing Director of Oncore Brenton Henderson moved his young family to the Sunshine Coast after 10 years of navigating the rapid growth of his Brisbane-based business. Specialising in Contractor Payroll Solutions, the company established a strong reputation in supporting professional contractors, recruitment agencies and corporate clients from a West End office. Enjoying the […]

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Digital Sunshine Coast launches new features

A one-stop-shop of information and resources designed to support entrepreneurs on the Sunshine Coast has expanded with two new features now available on the Digital Sunshine Coast website. Designed to support anyone looking to better connect and encourage closer partnerships with the local digital and entrepreneurial community on the Sunshine Coast, the website offers a […]

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Fast tracking our future

Fast tracking our future My Weekly Preview | Issue 465, 08 September 2017 Darrell Edwards says our governments need to be working together now to ensure our transport infrastructure can cope with our population growth. It is critical that transport infrastructure, including a mass transit rail system, is introduced quickly to effectively link the Sunshine […]

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Growing Queensland Companies

As a Queensland company with potential for high-growth, you are invited to participate in a free one-day Growth Clinic (worth $5,000) specifically designed for CEOs/MDs of Queensland-based companies. Growing Queensland’s Companies is an Advance Queensland initiative funded by the Queensland Government and delivered by the Australian Centre for Business Growth. The interactive one-day Growth Clinic will be […]

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Buderim Men’s Shed and Caloundra Events Centre major winners in Building Better Regions Fund

Buderim’s Men Shed has secured $500,000 in funding for the construction of their new premises. As the largest Men’s Shed in Australia, Buderim Men’s Shed is a non-profit, non-commercial community organisation providing a safe and friendly meeting place for men to work on projects. A major objective of the Men’s Shed is to advance the […]