The Catch’N’Release Anchor Retrieval System could spell the end of stuck anchors forever. Sound too good to be true? It’s not. Cairns Duo, Margaret and Peter Powell, came up with the idea when they ran into trouble on the reef. A stuck anchor broke the bow sprit and almost sent Margaret overboard. Knowing that anchors were […]
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If you haven’t heard of The New Hustle documentary, you soon will. The feature-length doco promises to tell ‘the untold story’ behind three of Australias most successful start-ups – one of which launched from a humble garage right here in Townsville. Townsville local, Luke Anear, turned his small idea into a global success when he […]
These Townsville apps were all created by dedicated locals. It just goes to show that you don’t need to live in a big city to be a successful appreneur! GUARD MY LEASE The new Guard My Lease app has been designed to reduce end of lease disputes for real-estate agents and tenants. How? Well, it turns […]
Leaving the comfort of a stable job to pursue your dream business is a terrifying thought. Yet it’s exactly what Sarah Adams did – and she’s never looked back. After landing a stable job at Townsville City Council, Sarah thought she was set. Soon after, she realised she wasn’t getting “those feel good moments” in […]