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How to make the most of Queensland Small Business Week 2019


Posted 1 March 2019

Queensland Small Business Week 2019

Queensland Small Business Week (QSBW) 2019 will run from Monday 27 May to Friday 31 May 2019.

As one of the most important events on the Queensland business calendar, QSBW 2019 aims to give small business owners the opportunity to learn and acquire new ideas, skills and tools to take their businesses to the next level.

There are many ways to take part in this year’s celebration:

Apply for a Queensland Small Business Week Grant

Small businesses, individuals and organisations are encouraged to apply for an inaugural Small Business Week Grant to host events during QSBW 2019.

Grants of up to $5000 are available to help deliver innovative events and activities that provide small businesses with the tools they need to thrive.

The Small Business Week Grant is an exciting opportunity for individuals and businesses to take their event to the next level. Event hosts can increase their profile, gain new skills to enhance their own business and network with other small businesses within their region.

Don’t miss this opportunity! Online applications are now open and close on Sunday, 3 March 2019.

Host an event

QSBW events can be in many formats, including conferences, seminars, workshops, webinars, podcasts, networking and professional development activities, that are run during QSBW 2019.

As an event host, you will receive:

  • marketing and promotional support from the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training
  • an event listing on the events calendar on the Business Queensland website
  • exposure and promotion via QSBW 2019 advertising
  • electronic files of QSBW 2019 marketing material and graphic elements
  • access to the QSBW 2019 event host community group
  • supporting guides and templates.

Take part in QSBW 2019 by hosting an event in your region today – Submit an event .

Attend an event

Each year, QSBW continues to grow, with more events in more locations, delivering a range of opportunities for small business owners to network, connect and learn new skills that will help them succeed now and in the future.

The QSBW event calendar is constantly being updated. Check out our current list of eventsand register for one near you.

You can also subscribe to the QSBW 2019 small business week newsletterand receive weekly notification of events happening in your region straight to your inbox.

Queensland Small Business Week 2019 is delivered by the Queensland Government, in partnership with the Bendigo Bank and in association with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland.