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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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RDA Sunshine Coast welcomes new staff

Regional Development Australia Sunshine Coast has welcomed new staff to aid its vision to create an innovative, dynamic, connected and sustainable Sunshine Coast. The not-for-profit, community-based organisation is an Australian Government initiative. It is part of a national network of 55 Regional Development Australia (RDA) organisations created with the aim of strengthening and building regional […]

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WishlistConnect

How advertising with Wishlist this year can help your local Sunshine Coast community and put your business in front of health staff and Wishlist supporters Wishlist is the local Hospital Foundation who has dedicated more than $16 million to the local health system and Sunshine Coast community. Wishlist is proud to be a local charity […]

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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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Intro to Coding Short Course

Future-proof yourself Get started with the basics of coding using a range of applications to develop coding and programming skills. Students will begin by looking to understand coding principles with a focus on Javascript. This course is designed for students looking to develop entry level skills in coding or existing employees looking to enhance their […]

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RDA Sunshine Coast continues to support regional economic development

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss has announced that the government would continue to fund the existing Regional Development Australia (RDA) network. “The review of the current regional engagement model identified that many RDA committees are highly valued in their regions and were thought to be providing valuable advice […]

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Regional Development Australia: Innovation Awards 2014

The Regional Development Australia: Innovation Awards aim to recognise and showcase individuals and organisations in the following categories: Economic Development Planning and Building Environment and Sustainability Community Development Who can apply? Representatives from all types of organisations active in regional development across Australia, including councils, shires, rural and regional organisations, NGOs and government agencies that […]

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Report demonstrates potential demand for digital work hub network

About 100 people representing the public and private sector, investors, operators and general community attended the launch of the report ‘Digital Work Hubs: An Activation Framework for South-East Queensland’ in Brisbane last week. “Creating a support team to promote the development of these digital work hubs across South-East Queensland is a key step towards making […]

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Launch of Digital Work Hub Project research report

Establishing a network of digital work hubs across South-East Queensland could provide the catalyst for revitalising suburban and regional areas by attracting businesses and knowledge workers who choose to live there, according to a research report to be launched on 6 December. The key findings and recommendations from the report ‘Digital Work Hubs: An Activation […]