Get all the latest and greatest news from the region – and find out about RDA Sunshine Coast’s four key focus areas for 2019 – in our February 2019 newsletter. Visit https://buff.ly/2I53zUY. Read all about it!
Are you a great local business success story like HiveHaven (pictured), or Epicuest? RDA Sunshine Coast wants to hear from you. We’ve recently profiled both of these amazing businesses across our social media platforms and website and we’d love to tell your story to the community, too. Email Nicole via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Regional Development Australia (RDA) Sunshine Coast welcomes today’s announcement by Prime Minister Scott Morrison that his government will support the Southeast Queensland (SEQ) City Deal, set to become the biggest City Deal in the country. The Council of SEQ Mayors have been advocating for the deal since 2014, which will see the three levels of […]
Can you attract 70 business and community leaders in one room to talk about cost benefit analysis? Yes, you can – a large crowd attended RDA Sunshine Coast’s highly successful event, Grants for Growth: Top 3 Tips on How to Prepare a Competitive Cost Benefit Analysis (CBA). Held at the Maroochy RSL on Thursday, February […]
Scotty Thomas, 57, is the CEO and co-founder of local business success story, Epicuest Platform Pty Ltd, which he runs out of its Ocean St, Maroochydore HQ with a team of three other co-founders, including Chief Technology Officer Billy Bowyer, 39. Founded in 2015, Epicuest has gone from strength-to-strength, from humble beginnings, to servicing national […]
Leanne worked in the tourism industry until 2012 when she became manager of the Caloundra Chamber of Commerce. She loved her six years there and developed a great respect for the contribution that local Chambers make to the vitality of their local community. Now retired, when Leanne’s not travelling, she’s volunteering and lending a hand […]
Are you aged between 15 to 24 with plenty to say? Get involved in Sunshine Coast Council’s Speak Up Engage program and become a voice for young people on the Sunshine Coast. Speak Up Engage is an innovative youth engagement and development initiative created by young people for young people. Held in partnership with CQUniversity […]
Noosa Council’s Peregian Digital Hub is further supporting local technology talent and attracting innovators to the Shire by partnering with a local not-for-profit Indigenous enterprise. The Hub has launched new “barception” service – an on-site barista and reception service – to be operated by SevGen Indigenous Corporation as part of its Deadly Espresso initiative, in […]
Calling all budding tech superstars! The Sunshine Coast Council is partnering with Telstra to deliver the fourth annual Mayor’s Telstra Innovation Awards to high schools within the region. Council is looking for innovative and creative uses of technology – it could be a new app, new concepts in social media, gaming technology or robotics, smarter […]
Calling all local creatives! The region’s first creative incubator, The Refinery, is launching in the new Maroochydore City Centre Creative Precinct in February. It is aimed at helping creatives turn their ideas into sustainable and successful businesses via mentoring, workshops and networking. A joint initiative between Sunshine Coast Council, SunCentral Maroochydore and the Sunshine Coast Creative […]