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BusinessSeptember 2019

40,000 Foodies Flock to SEQ's Biggest Celebration of Food and Wine

  40,000 foodies flock to SEQ’s biggest celebration of food and wine From cooking demonstrations to pop-up bars, local produce to beach teepees, the second annual Moreton Bay Food + Wine Festi...

BusinessSeptember 2019

Moreton Bay Region Home to Best Outdoor/Non Enclosed Facility in Australia

Moreton Bay Region's Sandstone Point Hotel Celebrates Another Huge Win Family-owned Queensland Company, the Comiskey Group celebrate another win at the 2019 Australian Hotels Association Awards. Co...

BusinessSeptember 2019

Samford Entrepreneur, Megan Avard, wins big at Queensland's WiT Awards

Samford Entrepreneur, Megan Avard, announced as winner of QLD's WiT Entrepreneur of the Year Representing Queensland this week at two Gala Award Dinners in two states for two different Org...

BusinessAugust 2019

2020 Moreton Bay Regional Council Australia Day Awards

Sing the praises of our unsung heroes   Do you know someone who makes an extraordinary contribution to their community? Someone who donates their time for those in need, represent...

BusinessAugust 2019

Grace Lutheran College Robotics: Readying Young People for the 4th Industrial Revolution

Grace Lutheran College Robotics: Readying Young People for the 4th Industrial Revolution    Grace Lutheran College, Skills Generation (RTO number 41008), and Cyborg Dynamics Engineering,...

BusinessAugust 2019

Moreton Bay Entrepreneur Announced as WiT Award Finalist

  Moreton Bay Region is home to some very talented entrepreneurs and innovators and Megan Avard is no exception.  In conjunction with National Science Week, Women in Technology (WiT) is c...

BusinessAugust 2019

New market operator to take Redcliffe forward

Goodwill Projects has been announced as the successful tenderer to operate the Redcliffe Jetty Markets - the operator behind the successful Brisbane City Markets, Milton Markets, Kurab...

BusinessAugust 2019

Studio space up for grabs

Applications have opened for local artists and creative industry professionals to access low-cost studio space at the Caboolture Hub as part of the Creative Studios program.  ...

FinanceAugust 2019

Got a low-value super fund? Here's how the 2019 superannuation changes could affect you...

Got a low-value super fund? Here’s how the 2019 superannuation changes could affect you… Article by Alex Cattel   On 1st July, the Australian government rolled out its 2019 superannuati...

BusinessAugust 2019

Try These 5 Employee Engagement Strategies

Looking for a more positive & energised workplace? Try these 5 employee engagement strategies … Article by Dianne Brown (SRJ Walker Wayland) If you're any employer who feels their emplo...

BusinessAugust 2019

Single Touch Payroll for Closely Held Employees

Employers with closely held employees: How will STP work for you? Article by Emma Harnas (SRJ Walker Wayland)   For employers with closely held employees, this article is here to he...

BusinessAugust 2019

Bishopp Launches Moreton Bay Region's First Digital Billboard

Bishopp Launches Moreton Bay Region's First Digital Billboard The Moreton Bay Region welcomes its first digital billboard with Queensland’s largest regional advertising compa...

BusinessAugust 2019

USC & Innovate Moreton Bay Research Project Needs Your Help

USC & Innovate Moreton Bay Research Project Needs Your Help Over the past few months, Innovate Moreton Bay has partnered with USC to conduct research into the Moreton Bay entrepreneurship ecosy...

BusinessAugust 2019

Are you prepared for a Fair Work Australia random audit?

Are you prepared for a Fair Work Australia random audit? Fair Work Australia conducted random audits on Food and Beverage Operators in West End during July. If our region next is next, what would ...

BusinessAugust 2019

Free apprenticeships back Queensland business and Queensland jobs

The Palaszczuk Government is backing small businesses and young job seekers even further offering free apprenticeships to anyone under 21. The $32 million investment will take away the cos...

BusinessJuly 2019

​ Arana Hills SES open doors to new multi-million dollar home

Arana Hills SES open doors to new multi-million dollar home South East Queensland’s newest State Emergency Service (SES) facility will officially open its doors this Saturday, 3 August in Arana Hil...

BusinessJuly 2019

The Power of the Hashtag

How to use Hashtags for your business  Want to make the most of your social media strategy? Then study up on using hashtags for business. Businesses in the Moreton Bay Region (#moretonbayregio...

BusinessJuly 2019

Do you have the next game-changing idea that will advance Australia’s aged care sector?

  Do you have the next game-changing idea that will advance Australia’s aged care sector? CareFactor is Australia’s first aged care incubator program, providing the skills, resources and suppo...

BusinessJuly 2019

2019 Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence & Innovation Awards offer a prize pool of $30k for local businesses

2019 Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence & Innovation Awards offer a prize pool of $30k for local businesses Nominations are now open for the 2019 Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence &...

BusinessJune 2019

Tax time: Are you running the risk of ATO penalties for false or misleading information?

Tax time: Are you running the risk of ATO penalties for false or misleading information? Article by Heather Whye, SRJ Walker Wayland Over-claiming and under-reporting is a ri...

BusinessJune 2019

Superannuation Contribution Caps & other Super Tips for the New Financial Year

    Superannuation Contribution Caps & other Super Tips for the New Financial Year   Article by Alex Cattell, SRJ Walker Wayland The end of the 2019 financial year is fast appro...

BusinessJune 2019

Moreton Bay Regional Council calls for tenders on project to save iconic red cliffs

Moreton Bay Regional Council is calling for tenders on a major project to stabilise a 360-metre section of Scarborough’s iconic red cliffs. Naturally undermined and eroded over time, the a...

BusinessJune 2019

The importance of having an SEO strategy for your business

  The importance of having an SEO strategy for your business If you find yourself switching off whenever someone mentions "SEO", then let's dive right into the interesting and exciting parts o...

BusinessJune 2019

Adopt-a-Chief program focuses on Indigenous businesses and entrepreneurs

Do you have challenging problems your business needs help solving? Would you like Leanne Kemp, Queensland’s Chief Entrepreneur, to spend a full day with you and your team? Apply Below. Rou...

BusinessJune 2019

Budget delivers for the future of the Moreton Bay Region

Budget delivers for the future of the Moreton Bay Region Years of big-picture thinking, fiscal restraint and strategic investment have delivered for the Moreton Bay Region, with the council to...

BusinessJune 2019

What your business needs to know about the State Government Waste Levy

What your business needs to know about the State Government Waste Levy The Queensland Government is developing a new waste management strategy that will be underpinned by a waste levy, which wi...

BusinessJune 2019

Why Your Business Should Be Using Online Reputation Strategies

Online reputation management is for all businesses in the Moreton Bay Region The results are in. Online reputation management is not only important, but should be a core part of a business’ marketi...

BusinessMay 2019

Understanding the Numbers: Financial Management for Business Owners

Understanding the numbers: Financial management for business owners Article by Dianne Brown Ever wonder why your sales seem to be growing yet your profit remains the same? Or why ...

BusinessMay 2019

The Entrepreneurs Programme: Grants for Australian Businesses

  The Entrepreneurs Programme: Government Grants Available  All Moreton Bay Region based innovators, startups and entrepreneurs, the Entrepreneurs Programme is here for you.  The Ent...

BusinessMay 2019

FounderFest sends an important message

FounderFest 2019 shows what Moreton Bay Region startups have to offer  It was the first time that a startup event of such magnitude has been held in the Moreton Bay Region, and what came out o...

BusinessMay 2019

Caboolture in Moreton Bay Region can expect newest shelter by summer

Queensland’s newest shelters on track for summer completion Construction of Queensland’s two newest shelters is on track to be completed this year, taking the number of shelters in the sta...

BusinessMay 2019

Not knowing crabbing rules results in $7000 fine at Caboolture

Not knowing crabbing rules results in $7000 fine at Moreton Bay Region's, Caboolture Crabbers are urged to know Queensland’s crabbing rules after a man was fined more than $7...

BusinessMay 2019

Cafe with a conscience

Café with a conscience   If you like your coffee with a conscience, then you’re in luck!   Moreton Bay Regional Council has today awarded a contract to the Morayfield...

BusinessMay 2019

2019 year end tax planning: A quick guide

2019 year end tax planning: A quick guide Article by Robyn Tyler, SRJ Walker Wayland  Why is year end tax planning important? Tax planning (also known as a pre-year-end review) helps you mini...

BusinessMay 2019

Have you checked your superannuation balance lately?

Have you checked your superannuation balance lately? Article by Leonie O’Shannessy, SRJ Walker Wayland It’s fair to say that most people don’t read their superannuation statements...

BusinessMay 2019

Grand opening for Burpengary's Football Precinct

  Grand opening for Burpengary's Football Precinct Burpengary's new world-class Football Precinct at the Moreton Bay Central Sports Complex was officially opened on Saturday 11 May. Mayor Alla...

BusinessMay 2019

Strathpine Shopping Centre has put out the call for local business women

Strathpine Shopping Centre wants the help of local business women  Strathpine Shopping Centre is calling on local women in business to be part of a new event this June. The event is part of a ...

BusinessMay 2019

How to Use Instagram Stories for Your Business

Using Social Media for your Moreton Bay Region Business Jump on the trend of Instagram marketing and find out how you can make Instagram stories work for your business. There’s only so many times y...

BusinessMay 2019

Top 7 Tips to Make Live Videos for Your Business' Social Media

Live video is the latest social media marketing trend for business, surpassing YouTube videos with a growth rate of 113% over the past year. Ever wondered how to use live videos on your socia...

BusinessMay 2019

Grants set to encourage new tourism experiences in Brisbane region

Grants set to encourage new tourism experiences in Brisbane region    Brisbane tourism operators are being encouraged to vie for grants of up to $10,000 each to develop excit...

BusinessApril 2019

Why should you have a stand at the Moreton Bay Region/North Brisbane Small Business Expo?

2019 Moreton Bay Region/North Brisbane Small Business Expo  The Moreton Bay Region/North Brisbane Small Business Expo is back and bigger than ever in 2019. Building from a hugely successful ye...

BusinessApril 2019

$1.7 million for state of the art health training at Caboolture

$1.7 million for state of the art health training at Caboolture Work is kicking off at the TAFE Caboolture campus to upgrade the health training facilities. Minister for ...

BusinessApril 2019

Small Business Week Events in Moreton Bay Region

2019 Small Business Week Events Calendar  It's time to celebrate small businesses operating all over Queensland and in the Moreton Bay Region - Queensland Small Business We...

BusinessApril 2019

Small business week gets an extra $200,000 boost

Small business week gets an extra $200,000 boost Around 50 Queensland small businesses will share in more than $200,000 to host and event during Queensland Small Business Week (QSBW) next month. Mi...

BusinessApril 2019

Thriving Queensland Communities Grants

Grants to benefit Queensland’s neighbourhood centres Neighbourhood centres across Queensland are encouraged to apply for a share of $800,000 under the latest round of the Palaszczuk Gover...

BusinessMarch 2019

Does your business need a waste audit?

Does your business need a waste audit? Article by Karen Mortimore   It’s common for businesses at any stage of growth to suffer a decline in profit. In order to remedy the situation, ...

BusinessMarch 2019

Reaching New Heights

Reaching New Heights By Kylie Knight - Moreton Life Cran Middlecoat still remembers the first rocket he made as a boy and the feeling of elation when it flew a few metres in to the air. It's a fee...

BusinessMarch 2019

One small step is giant leap in Innovation

One small step is giant leap in innovation  By Kylie Knight - Moreton Life  Their prototype for a hands-free crutch may have won them two big awards, but the brains behind this innovation...

BusinessMarch 2019

Moreton Bay Region home to one of Australia's leading female innovators

Moreton Bay Region home to one of Australia's leading female innovators Founder and CEO, Megan Avard from SurePact was announced this week as one of eight female founders to be selected for the 201...

BusinessMarch 2019

Simple tips to avoid phishing scams

Simple tips to avoid phishing scams Article by Andrew Elms Phishing attacks are an unfortunate part of living in a digital age. You’re probably already aware of what these scam emails can loo...

BusinessMarch 2019

Moreton Bay Region Schools Share in Grant Funding

Moreton Bay Region Schools Share in Grant Funding  Redcliffe State High School Cluster, Caboolture State School and Pumicestone State School are among thirty-five Queensland scho...

BusinessMarch 2019

The QODE 2019 Program is Simply Inspiring

QODE 2019 Program  QODE promises to be unlike any other innovation, business and technology event, and with aspirations to become the largest innovation conference in the Southern Hemisphe...

BusinessMarch 2019

How do digital technologies influence your tourism business? Have your say

QTIC Tourism Disruptive Technologies Project  The aim of the QTIC Tourism Disruptive Technologies Project is to develop a digital workforce and training plan for the Queensland tourism industr...

BusinessMarch 2019

Redcliffe Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Welcomes New President

Ryan Elson Steps Down as RPCC President  After having been the President of the Redcliffe Peninsula Chamber of Commerce (RPCC) for almost 4 years and one of the driving forces behind it's tran...

BusinessMarch 2019

Advance Queensland Ignite Ideas Fund Commences Round Five

Government announces grants funding to create sustainable jobs   If you're in the process of commercialising a new product, scaling your business, or penetrating new markets, you ...

BusinessMarch 2019

How to make the most of Queensland Small Business Week 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 t...

BusinessMarch 2019

Nominate now for the 2019 Queensland Volunteering Awards

Call for Nominations for the 2019 Queensland Volunteering Awards It's time to take 15 minutes out of your day to really brighten up someone else's. Volunteering Queensland encourages you to nominat...

BusinessMarch 2019

Innovate Moreton Bay Nurtures Hub of Innovation and Enterprise

Innovate Moreton Bay Nurtures Hub of Innovation and Enterprise From game developers and marine scientists to university representatives and coffee connoisseurs, Innovate Moreton Bay pulled an impre...

BusinessFebruary 2019

Moreton Bay Innovation delegation to QODE

Innovate Moreton Bay delegation to QODE 2019 Stimulating. Energising. Disruptive. Provocative. Unsettling.  As technology drives continuous change, it is challenging to navigate and understand...

BusinessFebruary 2019

Tourism & Hospitality Mature Aged Project

Tourism & Hospitality Mature Aged Project The QTIC Tourism and Hospitality Mature Aged Program aims to promote inclusiveness in the workforce, enabling people to stay connected and contribute s...

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