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Queensland Region's Trading Globally

Posted on April 23, 2018

Queensland RDAs have collaborated to develop the Queensland’s Regions Trading Globally publication which features highlights of each of the 12 RDA regions of Queensland, around their key or emerging export sectors with growth potential, and innovative industries and opportunities for investment.  This 32 page prospectus was developed as part of the Commonwealth Games Trade 2018 Trade and Investment Program to showcase the diversity and strength of Qu [...]

Regional Growth Fund - Now Open

Posted on March 7, 2018

'Think Big' Regional Australia - the Regional Growth Fund is now open. The Hon Dr John McVeigh MP recently announced the Government's highly anticipated $272 million Regional Growth Fund is officially open. The Regional Growth Fund provides grants of $10 million or more for major transformational projects which support long-term economic growth and create jobs in regions undergoing structural adjustment. Initial applications will be assessed for el [...]

RDA Brisbane on behalf of the Queensland RDAs and Economic Development Australia (EDA) are hosting the Queensland and Commonwealth Collaboration and Showcase on Thursday 12th April at the Southport Yacht Club. This Commonwealth Games Trade 2018 event will put trade and investment opportunities from Queensland's regions and across the Commonwealth into the international spotlight. An online Queensland Industry Showcase and RDA on Q publication are be [...]

  The role of the Director of Regional Development with Regional Development Australia (RDA) Gold Coast is now open for applications.     Background Regional Development Australia (RDA) is an Australian Government Initiative that brings together all levels of government to enhance the development of Australia’s regions. A national network of over 50 RDA Committees has been established to achieve this objective. RDA Gold Coast is an Incorporat [...]

Season's Greetings from RDA Gold Coast

Posted on December 7, 2017

RDA Gold Coast wish you a very happy and safe festive season and a prosperous New Year. We look forward to working with you again in 2018. Our office will be closed from Monday 25th December and will re-open Tuesday 2nd January. Best wishes from Chairman Craig Devlin, our Committee Members and staff.         [...]

GC Business Excellence Awards

Posted on November 30, 2017

The Ray White Surfers Paradise Group has been named as the city's Business of the Year at the Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards last Saturday evening at The Star. The company which is headed up by Andrew Bell and Greg Bell, received the award at the gala dinner attended by 650 of the city's business leaders. Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards President, Ian Cousins, said The Ray White Surfers Paradise Group was an outstanding company. "In its [...]

Sustainable Development Gold Coast Event

Posted on November 20, 2017

Our Maturing City Diversity & New Development Opportunities Wednesday 22nd November 2017 Southport Yacht Club 7am for 7.30am start - speakers and panel session until 9am [...]

Chair Positions - Seeking Applications

Posted on October 24, 2017

Following on from the Regional Development Australia reform recently announced, RDA is seeking highly-motivated leaders with vision, drive and strong ties to their region to volunteer to Chair their local RDA Committee. This is across all RDA's in Australia. RDA Committees are vital promoters for their region. They bring together private business and all levels of government with regional communities to build and drive economic growth. Applications [...]

Study Gold Coast Employers Survey

Posted on October 24, 2017

This Employers Survey is being conducted by Study Gold Coast and Nexus Research and Consultancy. They are seeking your views on critical issues around workforce requirements of Gold Coast employers. The findings for this survey will be used to identify key policy and practice that will provide Gold Coast employers with a pipeline of appropriately skilled workers for the future. Your views are critical to the success of this project. They survey wil [...]

Free Digital Business Workshop

Posted on October 17, 2017

This free workshop is part of the Queensland Government's Digital Business Capability program. This program helps businesses identify their digital strengths and weaknesses then see how they compare to other organisations in the same region and industry. * Tuesday 31 Oct 8am to 1pm * Southport Golf Club * Register at workshop-goldcoast.eventbrite.com.au [...]

 
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