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Coast defence sector gains new grant program

The Sunshine Coast’s burgeoning defence sector has been given a boost thanks to the new Sovereign Industrial Capability Priority Grants program. Federal Member for Fisher Andrew Wallace is encouraging local businesses to apply for the new Federal Government annual grants program. It will provide up to $17 million to Australian small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) […]

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Grant sessions attract interest for regional projects

About 60 people attended three information sessions across the Sunshine Coast this week to hear about the Federal Government’s new National Stronger Regions Fund. Hosted by Regional Development Australia (RDA) Sunshine Coast, the sessions outlined the types of projects being supported, guidelines for applicants and opportunities for local partnerships. RDA Sunshine Coast Chair Prof Max […]

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Free information sessions: National Stronger Regions Fund

Regional Development Australia (RDA) Sunshine Coast is hosting free information sessions next week to outline details of the National Stronger Regions Fund which targets regional projects that deliver priority economic development and small scale community infrastructure. Round One of the Fund is now open and provides local community projects with between $20,000 and $10 million, […]