The Department of Employment, Small Business and Training administers grants to support small businesses in Queensland to grow and thrive. These grants provide a range of options to assist businesses with coaching, advice, increasing digital capacity or purchasing specialised equipment to achieve high-growth potential. ..
Local businesses now have access to Envirotech Education’s Accelerator Program participants, a work placement initiative that helps both learners and businesses get ahead. ..
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. ..
More than 25 local business owners attended the Secrets of Success by Sustainability seminar at Currumbin RSL today, taking away tips to give back to the planet while also boosting business. ..
Small business owners are invited to attend The Summit and make a difference for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) on 30 – 31 May at Southern Cross University. ..
Local Southern Gold Coast business, The Vege Chip Company, is preparing to expand into the international market, with a major export deal signed with Walmart in China.. ..
Destination Byron is inviting all local businesses and operators to attend the Annual Tourism Symposium on 12 August, 2016. ..
Southern Gold Coast businesses are being invited to hear from acclaimed digital expert, Liz Ward from Tourism Tribe, who will facilitate a digital training workshop for local operators to brush up on their digital knowledge and grow skills in web marketing and social media. ..
Tourism operators on the Southern Gold Coast are taking part in a new advertising campaign jointly run by Gold Coast Tourism and Tourism Events Queensland (TEQ), to promote the region to key markets throughout the low season of May and June. ..
Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) on the Southern Gold Coast are being invited to a Learning Forum on Saturday 14 May, 2016 at the Currumbin RSL, from 8am to 2pm. ..
Local tourism businesses and event organisers are invited to nominate for the 2016 Queensland Tourism Awards (QTA). ..
The committee for the Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce was elected at this week’s AGM, with the executive remaining unchanged. Manager of Beach House Resort, Gail O’Neill, remains as Chair, with Bob Newman as Vice Chair.
The second annual Southern Gold Coast ‘Futures Forum’ will be held at Southern Cross University on Thursday 12 November, 2015. The inaugural Forum last year was well attended, and topics and presenters will again be looking at the future impacts on our region of the Southern Gold Coast. ..
CSGC is encouraging all local businesses to include the Southern Gold Coast destination logo on any of their marketing collateral, in order to enhance the destination’s tourism status.
Part 1 of our Learning Forum for SMEs was well attended at the start of August, run in conjunction with the Small Business Association of Australia. More than 80 local small and micro businesses attended to hear from relevant experts on laying the foundations for a successful business. ..
Concrete Lines Skate Shop has relocated from Tweed to Coolangatta with a brand new flagship store at The Strand, featuring an extensive range of skateboards, longboards, clothing, shoes and accessories, set to lift the profile of skateboarding retail on the Gold Coast. ..
Our regular segment, My Office, again takes us to the different offices around the region, thanks to Brian Usher at Ocean Road Magazine. ..
The Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE) is heading to Melbourne in June 2015. Each year around 1200 Australian Seller delegates from approximately 460 companies, 600 key Buyer delegates from over 36 countries, and over 50 international and Australian media attend this global event. ATE15 will take place at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre in Melbourne, Victoria, from 21-25 June 2015. ..
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. ..
Connecting Southern Gold Coast is again hosting subsidised small business training workshops in 2015. The workshops were extremely well-received by the businesses that participated last year, run by the Queensland Government’s Small Business Solutions program. ..