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 […]
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 […]
The Food and Agribusiness Network (FAN) is calling for Expressions of Interest from industry members for its Meet the Makers 2019 event on Monday, March 11. The event will include a buyer and media program, a FAN networking event and a Meet the Makers catalogue, will be produced and provided to media and buyers. Cost […]
Hello 2019, let’s dance! Check out our latest Quarterly Report to Region, for an update on the latest regional trends and key activities and work undertaken by RDA Sunshine Coast. Visit https://buff.ly/2VQXw9f.
Got some time over the holidays to finally look at what grants are available to boost your Sunshine Coast business in the new year? Check out our new grants and funding web page to access a range of search tools at your fingertips! Visit https://www.rdasunshinecoast.org.au/grants-and-funding/.
After five months in the making, the new $2 million Mooloolaba Boardwalk was unveiled on December 10. Gone is the 20-year-old timber boardwalk, with a 3.4m-wide, long-lasting and organic-styled pathway made with aluminium and stainless steel in its place, expected to last 50 years. The upgrade also includes new lighting, improved beach access points, seating […]
The Prime Minister’s Environmentalist of the Year and leading sustainable business expert, Arron Wood, has been announced as the MC of the National Clean Technologies Conference and Exhibition coming to the Sunshine Coast in 2019. The event will be held at the Events Centre, Caloundra from May 29-31, 2019. It is expected to attract more […]
Caloundra’s traffic woes are the subject of a new community petition. Federal Member for Fisher Andrew Wallace has launched the petition after calls from frustrated residents. The Caloundra Rd-Nicklin Way roundabout and Caloundra Rd congestion are his two biggest areas of concern. “We need to work together to find a solution and put pressure on […]
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The Sunshine Coast Airport has again been named as Australia’s fastest-growing airfield by the Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE). In the BITRE report for September 2018, Sunshine Coast Airport recorded a 7.2 per cent increase in passenger movements compared to September 2017. For the year ending September 2018, the airport recorded 12.3 […]