The first of our visiting student groups from Singapore Polytechnic have enjoyed a 5-day famil on the Southern Gold Coast this month. The students, studying hospitality at the acclaimed education institute, were immersed in local activities from barista courses to organic farming on Tomewin Mountain. ..
Tourism Events Queensland (TEQ) are partnering with Gold Coast Tourism to invite local tourism businesses to a special forum ‘Conversations with Industry’ on this Wednesday 29 April at the Gold Coast Turf Club. ..
CSGC’s Small Business Workshops have commenced with the first intake of local Southern Gold Coast businesses. Run by the Queensland Government’s Small Business Solutions, local mentor Dani Frazer is leading the group of business owners through a five-week dedicated course to improve their business skills. ..
Earlier this month, CSGC CEO Peter Doggett welcomed several Singaporean guests on a famil to the Southern Gold Coast. The gentleman are arranging to bring regular student groups to the Southern Gold Coast from Singapore for a series of educational experiences, with the first group of 60 students to arrive in early April. ..
The Gold Coast campus of Southern Cross University at Bilinga last week hosted the 25th annual Council for Australasian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference from February 2-5. ..
CSGC Board member Prof. Elizabeth Roberts, Head of School of Tourism & Hospitality at Southern Cross University, will take on a new role effective 1 January 2015, as Dean & Foundation Chair, School of Business and Tourism. ..
Southern Gold Coast businesses packed out the Currumbin RSL to hear from one of Australia’s most sought-after motivational speakers, Martin Grunstein, at a free breakfast seminar in August hosted by CSGC. ..
Connecting Southern Gold Coast is hosting a free breakfast seminar on August 20 with leading customer service guru, Martin Grunstein. Martin is one of the most successful and sought-after motivational speakers in Australia, and is highly entertaining. Businesses will have the opportunity to hear Martin speak on how to “Enhance their Product, Rather Than Devalue it”. ..
Our first round of Small Business Training Workshops for Southern Gold Coast businesses wrapped up at the beginning of June. In all, around 20 businesses participated in the free 5-week course, which is a fantastic turnout for the initial program. Congratulations to all involved and we’ll be looking at running the program again soon with a fresh intake. ..
Interested in obtaining Government contracts? The Queensland Government is hosting consecutive Tendering for Government Business Workshops on the Gold Coast on 3 and 4 June. Businesses interested in attending one of the sessions can contact CSGC for more information. ..
Southern Cross University School of Tourism and Hospitality Management will offer two postgraduate leadership units by intensive delivery mode in 2014, designed for professionals seeking to strengthen their leadership and management skills in the tourism industry. ..
Want better business skills? CSGC’s free 5-week Small Business Training program is beginning in May to benefit local tourism operators and small businesses. The 3-hour workshops will be held on a Monday or Tuesday night at the Currumbin RSL. Read more… ..
CSGC will be subsidising a 5-week Small Business Training program beginning in May. We are seeking expressions of interest from a) tourism businesses and b) small businesses to take part in a free Monday or Tuesday night workshop program which will be held at the Currumbin RSL. Connecting Southern Gold Coast will be hosting Small Business Training & Development workshops in partnership with Small Business Solutions (through the Queensland Government’s Department of Education, Training & Employment) to give our local businesses a leg up. There is absolutely no cost to your business to be involved, however your time and commitment will be sought! The workshops will run for five weeks on Monday and Tuesday nights commencing in early May through to June, 6pm to 9pm at Currumbin RSL on the following dates: ..