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Solving Global Energy Poverty

When Cyclone Yasi hit the East Coast of Australia in 2011, it caused one billion dollars’ worth of damage and left thousands in North Queensland without power for weeks. Local innovator Trent Small was one of the many left stranded, and it was during this time he identified the need to deliver disaster support more […]

How To Get Your Business ‘Defence Ready’

The State Development Defence Industry Breakfast was held at Townsville RSL this morning to give local businesses the opportunity to learn about upcoming Defence projects in the region and how to get involved in the supply chain. Manager of the Townsville Defence Industry Hub, Amy Lever, shares her top tips on how to get your […]

Soaring Opportunities for Future Aviators

Future Aviators can now explore the various flight training pathways and career opportunities available in the aviation sector by building crucial industry connections at Townsville Flight Training’s upcoming Open Day on Saturday. Delivered in partnership with Townsville Helicopters, Zephair Aircraft Charters and Aviatrix Australia, Townsville Flight Training (TFT) owner Dick Arnold says the Open Day […]

Should you Consider Investing in Startups?

As a vibrant ecosystem of early-stage high-growth businesses continue to emerge in North Queensland, so too is a new form of investing which is having numerous economic benefits for the local economy, all the while providing the critical capital required for regional talent to thrive.   Off the back of recent success stories like SafetyCulture’s unicorn […]

Engineering Solutions for Tomorrow

When it comes to delivering engineering solutions, TEi Services are all about ingenuity and tradition. TEi keep ‘one eye on the past’ as they carry forward more than 50 years of proven experience and commitment to delivering quality projects and embracing technology. Since establishment in 1968 TEi Services have built a reputation of excellence in […]

Co-Working Spaces: The Future of Work?

What started as a niche concept with a few desks for entrepreneurs and creatives without the budget for their own office has now transformed the way we work. As a new generation of businesses emerge, many are embracing the benefits co-working spaces have to offer, and thanks to a spike in new spaces opening in […]

Talisman Sabre Prompts U.S Embassy Visit

Off the back of the recent success of Talisman Sabre, U.S. Embassy Charge d’Affaires, Doug Sonnek visited Townsville today to discuss trade, export and economic opportunities between the United States and Australia.  Mr Sonnek, who is the most senior American Diplomat in Australia, spoke to industry leaders about the crucial link North Queensland will play […]

A Force in the North

Two local companies have joined forces to keep quality service in the North. In April, OnBoard I.T. announced that they would be merging with ADITS; a decision that will allow both companies to maintain a strong presence within the region, working together for their local community. They both now share the same mission: Implement progressive […]