BiiG FESTIVAL COMES TO TOWNSVILLE

The BiiG (Business Improvement and Innovation in Government) Network, hosted by Queensland Treasury, came to Townsville last week to celebrate regional innovation in the public sector. The week long series of events was held in partnership with the Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA) Queensland and in collaboration with the Department of Innovation, Tourism, Industry […]

A Message To Townsville Businesses During COVID-19

50 NOT OUT – TOWNSVILLE BUSINESSES WHO HAVE SURVIVED OVER HALF A CENTURY

Reaching a half or full century in business is an incredible accomplishment that so very few can say they’ve done. Yet there are several Townsville businesses here who have worked against all odds to achieve this. They’ve stood the test of time against economic downfalls, wars, recessions and business altering revolutions thanks to the birth […]

Glowing Skin For Townsville Locals

BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS WEEK

Create connections, boost professional development hours and gain business/industry insights at the Business Professionals Week event in Townsville. Business professionals often lack time to keep up with the ever-changing trends and insights in their industry. This is why the Business Professionals Week (BPW), sponsored by Hays Recruitment Australia, is a key event for both current and […]

Glowing Skin For Townsville Locals

CATCH’N’RELEASE – THE SMART ANCHOR RETRIEVAL SYSTEM SAVING OUR REEF

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 […]

The Marine Science Saving Our Backyard