Louise Bezzina, the creator of Bleach*, The Gold Coast Festival, has announced her retirement from the iconic festival in May 2019 to take up the role of Artistic Director of Brisbane Festival. ..
More than $11,000 was raised to fight against hunger at the sold out Empty Bowls Gold Coast event on Saturday 15 September at Currumbin’s Dust Temple. ..
Ignite Education celebrated 20 years in the Vocational Education Training Sector in August.
Initially named Currumbin RSL College of Hospitality, Ignite Education provides a range of qualifications and learning opportunities including school based traineeships which can translate into a multitude of pathways for other tertiary courses or job placements. ..
Airport Central is proving a top destination for Gold Coast businesses with a raft of new tenants joining the Gold Coast Airport commercial mix. ..
Southern Cross University recently announced their new Dean of Business and Head of Gold Coast campus, Professor Robin Stonecash, bringing with her a career spanning 30 years in academics, extensive experience and a passion for education. ..
Local businesses now have access to Envirotech Education’s Accelerator Program participants, a work placement initiative that helps both learners and businesses get ahead. ..
With a passion for investigating social and political events within the creative arts, it was the ability to teach, research, publish and volunteer in those same areas that motivated Professor Adam Shoemaker to pursue a career in academics. ..
Connecting Southern Gold Coast’s popular Business Success Program is taking registrations for the February 2018 round of workshops. ..
In recent months we saw the departure of long serving General Manager of the The Surf Club at Coolangatta, Bryan Jones, who served in the role for 17 years. Bryan was one of the longest serving Surf Club managers in Queensland, overseeing 17,000 members. ..
Study Gold Coast is inviting local businesses to participate in the free Business Consultation Workshop from 8:00 – 9:30am on Thursday 21 September and engage in the scoping phase of the Gold Coast City Employability Program. ..
Currumbin Valley’s Camp School has recently announced a $1 million accommodation extension to their campus. ..
Local business owners are invited to attend an informative breakfast talk from 7:00am on Thursday 6 July from the Hon Karen Andrews, outlining what the 2017 Federal Budget means for local business owners and operators. ..
Could an intern help your business? ..
Southern Gold Coast businesses are being urged to support the ‘100 Interns in 100 Days’ challenge, launched at the Greater Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce meeting this month. ..
Another great local success story, with Gold Coast Trades College manager, Glenn Raine, awarded the Southeast Region Trainer of the Year at the recent Queensland Training Awards. The Currumbin training college offers vocational training and business courses for trades and other industries. ..
Gold Coast Airport has launched its Ambassador Program, an initiative to enhance customer service at the airport. ..
They say the future lies in the youth – and if local training organisation, Gold Coast Trades College, is anything to go by, they’re in good hands. On a Friday afternoon the workshops of this well-presented training college in the Currumbin Industrial Park are buzzing with students from local high schools undertaking their vocational education training, while apprentices and trainers bounce through the halls.