Latest News

Filter:

BusinessMarch 2020

Australia’s children at home drives demand for online STEM education

Australia’s children at home drives demand for online STEM education Leading STEM educator and Queensland Emerging and Energised Telstra Business Award winner 2019, STEM...

BusinessMarch 2020

Disaster Scenario Planning WEBINAR

Disaster Scenario Planning for Small Business Presented by Shaun Reeves (SRJ Walker Wayland) WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION   Facing a potential crisis, such as Coronavirus or the Global Financi...

BusinessMarch 2020

COVID-19 Vaccine Breakthrough in Queensland

  COVID-19 Vaccine Breakthrough in Queensland     Advance Queensland have announced they are funding a new COVID-19 vaccine that is being developed right here in Queensland. ...

BusinessMarch 2020

COVID-19 BUSINESS UPDATES & LINKS

COVID-19 BUSINESS UPDATES & LINKS The effects of the global pandemic, the Coronavirus (COVID-19), are being felt all over the world. Unfortunately, Moreton Bay Region is no different.  Mor...

BusinessMarch 2020

Palaszczuk Government offers $500m in loans to support workers in businesses affected by coronavirus

Palaszczuk Government offers $500m in loans to support workers in businesses affected by coronavirus   The Palaszczuk Government will create a new $500 million loan facility, inte...

BusinessMarch 2020

QODE 2020 to go ahead...ONLINE!

QODE Brisbane shifts to QODE Brisbane Virtual  With recent recommendations regarding social distancing, QODE Brisbane has taken the initiative to deliver QODE as an entirely virtual event - QO...

BusinessMarch 2020

Female Founders in the Moreton Bay Region

Female Founders in the Moreton Bay Region   Females Founders are rising up and taking charge, especially in the Moreton Bay Region! Advance Queensland has recognised this and have&nb...

BusinessMarch 2020

Queensland Government steps in to help small businesses affected by coronavirus

  Queensland Government steps in to help small businesses affected by coronavirus  Small and medium businesses in Moreton Bay Region and Queensland who have been impacted by the coronavir...

BusinessFebruary 2020

CCC Not Investigating Moreton Bay Regional Council

CCC Confirms It's Not Investigating Moreton Bay Regional Council    The Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) has confirmed it’s no longer investigating Moreton Bay Regional Coun...

BusinessFebruary 2020

New website makes it easier to grow and expand agribusinesses

Moreton Bay Region agribusinesses can grow and expand through new website  The Palaszczuk Government is making it easier for agribusinesses to grow and expand with the l...

BusinessFebruary 2020

Grants open for Queensland’s first small business month in May

First Small Business Month offers $200,000 in Grants  Queensland will celebrate its first Small Business Month in May with $200,000 in grants up for grabs to host events. ...

BusinessFebruary 2020

New era for tradies with Project Trust Account roll-out

New era for tradies with Project Trust Account roll-out The Palaszczuk Government's record of job creation will be strengthened through landmark reforms that will help ensure tradies are p...

BusinessFebruary 2020

Innovative, Legal & Often Overlooked Ways You Can Reduce Your Business Tax Bill

  Innovative, legal & often overlooked ways you can reduce your business tax bill Article by John Riseley (SRJ Walker Wayland) Businesses have many opportunities to legally reduce their b...

BusinessFebruary 2020

Top 10 Tips - Accounting Advice for Small Business

  Top 10 Tips – Accounting Advice for Small Business Article by Julian Caruana (SRJ Walker Wayland) Small business makes up the largest quantity of Australian businesses. Spanning a multitude...

BusinessFebruary 2020

5 Step Guide on How to Achieve Business Goals in 2020

  5 Step Guide on How to Achieve Business Goals in 2020 Article by Dianne Brown (SRJ Walker Wayland) The New Year tends to bring with it a desire to change; a desire to try new things and for...

BusinessFebruary 2020

Queensland businesses get $1M boost to ‘go global’

Queensland businesses get $1M boost to ‘go global’ Premier and Minister for Trade Annastacia Palaszczuk has today launched a new $1 million export grants program to help Queensland exporte...

BusinessFebruary 2020

Nominations open for the 2020 Queensland Training Awards

Nominations Open for the 2020 Queensland Training Awards Moreton Bay Region businesses are encouraged to nominate today for the prestigious Queensland Training Awards, which celebrates top achiever...

BusinessJanuary 2020

Council commits to koala conservation

Moreton Bay Region Council commits to koala habitat trees To mark the 500th meeting of Moreton Bay Regional Council, Councillors today started the planting of 500 koala habitat trees. ...

BusinessJanuary 2020

Join the Innovate Moreton Bay QODE Delegation

Innovate Moreton Bay is calling for local innovators to join delegation to QODE 2020 QODE - one of the largest innovation conferences in the Southern Hemisphere - returns to Brisbane on 24-25 March...

BusinessJanuary 2020

New tourism fund back Indigenous tourism experiences

New tourism fund backs Indigenous tourism experiences The Palaszczuk Government has launched a new $10 million Indigenous tourism fund to create economic opportunities and jobs for Aborigi...

BusinessJanuary 2020

Moreton Bay Region 2020 Australia Day Awards Recipients Announced

2020 Moreton Bay Regional Council Australia Day Awards  The winners of the 2020 Moreton Bay Regional Council Australia Day Awards were announced at a very special ceremony on Thursday 16 Janua...

BusinessJanuary 2020

Small Business Expos Partners with MBRIT

  Small Business Expo Partners with MBRIT BOOK EXHIBITION SPACE Local businesses in the Moreton Bay Region will benefit from a new and improved Business Expo thanks to a partnership formed be...

BusinessJanuary 2020

6 Benefits of Outsourcing Payroll

6 Benefits of Outsourcing Payroll Article by Kerrie Sullivan (SRJ Walker Wayland) Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Current Payroll Service? Running a business effecti...

BusinessJanuary 2020

Club Leaders: The Three Most Common Tax Issues and How to Avoid Overpayments & Penalties

Club Leaders: The Three Most Common Tax Issues and How to Avoid Overpayments & Penalties Article by Karen Mortimore (SRJ Walker Wayland) In an industry as specialised as the clubs industry, ta...

BusinessDecember 2019

Full STEAM Ahead for Moreton Bay Region Students

Moreton Bay Region Students Solving Big World Problems with STEAM     Students from four schools throughout the Moreton Bay Region were asked to solve problems currently challenging the ...

BusinessDecember 2019

Changing Lives, Changing Communities - Caboolture - Round 2

Moreton Bay Region's Caboolture Hub Hosts The 2019 Changing Lives, Changing Communities Forum What will it take to continue our work together to create communities where everyone contributes, ...

BusinessDecember 2019

Councillors vote to keep Petrie politics-free

    Councillors vote to keep Petrie politics-free   The future development and investment decisions to unlock The Mill PDA will be determined by an independent board of experts, fre...

BusinessDecember 2019

Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence & Innovation Awards Winners Announced

Outstanding Business Achievements Acknowledged at Business Awards A standout year for Solar Bollard Lighting has seen the company clean up at the 2019 Moreton Bay Region Business Excellenc...

BusinessNovember 2019

Strathpine Centre will Receive a Full Re-Development in 2020!

Strathpine Centre Appoints Mainbrace Constructions for Major Redevelopment   STRATHPINE CENTRE WILL RECEIVE A CENTRE-WIDE REDEVELOPMENT IN 2020   After receiving DA approval, Strathpine C...

BusinessNovember 2019

Meet the Finalists - Major Awards

Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence and Innovation Awards   MEET THE FINALISTS - MAJOR AWARDS   We are only a few days away from the prestigious Gala Awards so allow us to introduce yo...

BusinessNovember 2019

Meet the Finalists - Business Excellence Categories

Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence and Innovation Awards   MEET THE FINALISTS - BUSINESS EXCELLENCE   The 2019 Gala Awards are just around the corner and what better time than now to ...

BusinessNovember 2019

Meet the Finalists - Innovation Awards Categories

Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence and Innovation Awards   MEET THE FINALISTS - INNOVATION AWARDS CATEGORIES    As we near the night of nights for businesses in the Moreton Bay R...

BusinessNovember 2019

Vote for STEMPunks in the Telstra Business ‘People’s Choice’ Award

STEM Punks nominated for Telstra Business ‘People’s Choice’ Award    Brisbane STEM Education Company, STEM Punks, is nominated for the ‘People’s Choice’ Award at the Nat...

BusinessNovember 2019

Goal Setting, Goal Getting and Being in the Zone

  Goal setting, goal getting and being in the zone Article by Jason Croston (Srj Walker Wayland) We often hear about people such as performers or athletes being “in the zone,” but what does t...

BusinessNovember 2019

ARIP Conference Connecting Our Regions

Conference Connecting Our Regions Delegates from across Queensland’s diverse regions descended on Mackay this month for the annual two-day Advancing Regional Innovation Program (ARIP) ...

EventsNovember 2019

Sandstone Point Hotel will be playing host to even more concerts in 2020!

Sandstone Point Hotel will be playing host to even more concerts in 2020! Sandstone Point Hotel were successful in their application to hold more concerts per year and were granted the 11 total con...

BusinessNovember 2019

Moreton Bay Region Students Place Second in International Robot Olympics

Team Australia Place Second in High School Robot Olympics   The third instalment of the FIRST Global Challenge (FGC) took place this October in Dubai, with the Australian team, comprising of S...

BusinessOctober 2019

Moreton Bay Regional Council Recognised in Top Award

Moreton Bay Regional Council Wins Top Innovation Award  Moreton Bay Regional Council has won a top innovation award at this year’s Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia Queensland ...

BusinessOctober 2019

Sandstone Point Hotel Wins Big at the 2019 QHA Awards

Sandstone Point Hotel proves it's one of the best at the QHA Awards On Monday, 14th October, Comiskey Group's Sandstone Point Hotel took out three awards at the 2019 Queensland Hotels Association A...

BusinessOctober 2019

2019 Moreton Bay Business Excellence & Innovation Awards Finalists

Moreton Bay Business Awards Announces Finalists After judging more than 150 submissions across 12 categories, judges have announced the finalists for the 2019 Moreton Bay Business Excellence & ...

BusinessOctober 2019

My Innovation Advisor Service

  My Innovation Advisor Service Get strategic business advice from a commercial expert with real-world experience in innovative, high growth enterprises   The Innovate Queensland – My In...

BusinessOctober 2019

Manufacturing Modernisation Fund

Manufacturing Modernisation Fund This fund provides small and medium manufacturing enterprises with co-funding of between $50,000 and $1,000,000 for capital investments and associated re-skilling t...

BusinessOctober 2019

Export Market Development Grants (EMDG)

Export Market Development Grants (EMDG)   Export Market Development Grants is aimed at exporters who are aiming to increase their international sales with reimbursements of up to 50% of promot...

BusinessOctober 2019

Businesses, Get Ready for wild weather

Businesses, Get ready for wild weather Natural disasters are a reality of life in Queensland. If you own or operate a business in Moreton Bay, now is the time to start preparing. Local Disaster Man...

BusinessOctober 2019

Eva Porter Awarded Aspiring Young Business Women’s Award

Porter Designs Owner Eva Porter Wins the Aspiring Young Business Women's Award at the WIBAA     The 2018 USC Young Entrepreneur Winner for Moreton Bay Region, Eva Porter has continued t...

BusinessOctober 2019

STEM Punks Big Win 2019 Telstra Awards

Brisbane STEM Education Company Wins Prestigious Telstra Business Award     Brisbane STEM Education Company STEM Punks, is the 2019 Queensland Emerging and Energised award winner a...

BusinessSeptember 2019

​Ignite Ideas Fund - Applications Now Open

Ignite Ideas Fund - Applications Now Open   Ignite Ideas Fund supports Queensland based start-ups and small to medium sized Queensland businesses to commercialise innovative products, processe...

BusinessSeptember 2019

Sports events kick $18M into local economy

MBRIT helps attract sports events worth $18M into local economy Twelve State and National sporting events have already been confirmed for the Moreton Bay Region for 2020/21. These events b...

BusinessSeptember 2019

Recruiting Now for Pre-Vocational Electrical Program

Recruiting Now For Pre-Vocational Electrical Program  Are you interested in a career as an Electrician or Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning Mechanic? The Electrotechnology Career Start Prog...

BusinessSeptember 2019

Robot Recycling Initiative at Grace Lutheran College

Robot Recycling Initiative at Grace Lutheran College On 11 October from 9:30am, Grace Lutheran College, in partnership with Cyborg Dynamics Engineering, will roll out of an exciting new waste...

BusinessSeptember 2019

Club renovations: How do you make yours a success?

Club Renovations: How do you make yours a success? Article by Jessica Redfern, SRJ Walker Wayland    Club renovations are on the up and it’s not surprising. The clubs industry is built on...

BusinessSeptember 2019

Cashflow Issues? How to Improve the Customer Experience So That Cashflow Starts to Look After Itself…

Cashflow Issues? How to Improve the Customer Experience So That Cashflow Starts to Look After Itself… Article by Cassie Kaddatz, SRJ Walker Wayland   If yo...

BusinessSeptember 2019

Receive any foreign income? Here’s why you could be on the Tax Office’s radar

Receive any foreign income? Here’s why you could be on the Tax Office’s rada Article by Donna Gillies, SRJ Walker Wayland  Pop Quiz: As an Australian resident, are you taxed only on inc...

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...

List your business for free

Be part of the Moreton Bay Region's biggest Business Directory supported by Local and State government