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RDA Sunshine Coast partners with SunCoast Angels

Fifty business and investment leaders united for the SunCoast Angels VIP Launch at Circa Rooftop Bar, Maroochydore on Wednesday, March 6 from 4.30-6pm. Suncoast Angels provides emerging businesses with seed and startup capital through direct, private investments. In addition, it offers introductions between budding entrepreneurs and investors essential to each company’s success. RDA Sunshine Coast […]

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Former surf great Trevor Hendy headlines RDA workshop

Former professional surf lifesaver, Trevor Hendy AM was the keynote speaker at the RDA Southeast Queensland and Northern New South Wales Workshop at the Southport Surf Life Saving Club on Friday, March 8. Hendy, a highly sought-after corporate speaker, life coach, mentor, author and personal trainer, gave an inspiring presentation to 11 RDA Directors and CEOs at the event. […]

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Sunshine Coast named one of the world’s Top7 Intelligent Communities

The Sunshine Coast has been honoured as one of the Top7 Intelligent Communities of 2019, sharing the global spotlight with communities from Canada, Taiwan and the US. The announcement was made last February by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) in Quebec, Canada. The ICF acknowledges those communities which exemplify best practices in broadband deployment and […]

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Business sector strongly supports Chamber Alliance event

How do local businesses capitalise on the game-changing effects of the upcoming International Broadband Submarine Cable, landing at Maroochydore in 2020? This was the big topic of discussion at the Sunshine Coast Chamber Alliance’s Powering Business to the World business breakfast – proudly partnered by RDA Sunshine Coast – held at the Maroochy RSL Events Centre, Maroochydore on […]

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Three community groups win Building Better Region Fund grants

Three Sunshine Coast community organisations will receive a combined $2.72 million in Federal Government funding in round three of the Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF). Sunshine Beach Surf Life Saving Club Inc (pictured) has secured $2.5 million for its Club Redevelopment Project to demolish its aged clubhouse dating back to 1983, paving the way for […]

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FAN’s Meet the Maker event packs out The Big Pineapple

Searing, hot weather didn’t deter up to 300 chefs, restaurant owners, food distributors, serious foodies, industry and media from flocking to the Food and Agribusiness Network’s (FAN) highly successful, second Meet the Makers 2019 event. Held on March 11, it marked the largest food trade show ever held on the Sunshine Coast. Up to 65 producers from the Greater […]

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Get inspired at new Innovate Noosa speaker series

Innovate Noosa has announced a new innovator and entrepreneur speaker series entitled, Illuminate. The series is designed to inspire, as innovators and entrepreneurs share their real-life stories of successes, failures and everything in-between. The first speaker for the year, entrepreneur and Network Ten Shark Tank Australia investor, Dr Glen Richards will kick-off the event at […]

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Can barcodes transform your local business?

Ever wondered what barcodes can do for your business? Get the answers at Unlock the power of barcodes for your business, presented by Food Agribusiness Network FAN, at The Big Pineapple, Woombye on Tuesday, April 2 from 9.30am-3pm. Food Agribusiness Network FANand GS1 Australia are joint-hosting the training session, to help businesses even beyond the food industry to understand […]