Resources for Business

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Advocacy & Counselling Services

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Advocacy & assistance with business disputes

Small Business Financial Counselling Service Logo

Free, impartial & confidential financial counselling

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Free & confidential emotional coaching & wellbeing support

Employing Staff

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Recruit for your business

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Create an accessible & inclusive workplace

I want to hire an apprentice

Hire an Australian Apprentice

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Qld Government support payments for eligible employers

Queensland Workforce Strategy

Qld Workforce Strategy support & resources for employers

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Info on employing or sponsoring overseas workers

Study Gold Coast Logo

Employ an international student studying on the Gold Coast


Export Finance Australia

Loans, bonds & guarantees for exporters

Australian Trade & Investment Commission Logo

Help from Austrade with getting started, finding markets, buyers & partners

Go Global Toolkit

Information, tools & support to grow your business globally

Trade & Investment Queensland Logo

Resources for exporting or expanding overseas

Australian Landing Pads

Specialised export support for Australian tech companies

Industry Growth Centres

Industry Growth Centres are funded by the Australian Government to support growth in sectors of competitive strength. 

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Advanced Manufacturing and Industry 4.0


Food Technology, Innovation & Agribusiness

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Mining Equipment, Technology & Services (METS)

MPTConnect Logo

Medtech, Biotech & Pharmaceuticals

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Cyber Security


Oil, Gas and Energy Resources

Starting, Growing & Scaling

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Aust Government resources to help you start, run & grow your business

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Qld Government resources to help you start, run & grow your business

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Opportunities for start-ups, innovators & entrepreneurs

Free mentoring to help your business grow

Mentoring for Growth

Startup Onramp Logo

Online incubator for early stage startups

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City of Gold Coast Growth Accelerator Program

Supply Chains

Capability Connection Logo

Find suppliers in SEQ or list your business for free

Gold Coast Industry 4.0

Find Industry 4.0 suppliers & users on the Gold Coast


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Sustainable Gold Coast

Tendering for Government Business

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Supplying to the City of Gold Coast

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Supplying to the Queensland Government

Contact Us

RDA Gold Coast
Level 9, Seabank Building
12-14 Marine Parade, Southport Qld 4215
PO Box 3290, Southport BC QLD 4215

Estella Rodighiero
Director of Regional Development
M: 0411 558 834
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RDA Gold Coast acknowledge and pay respects to the people of the Yugambeh language region of the Gold Coast and all their descendants both past and present.