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Sunshine Coast defence training technology right on target

Sunshine Coast manufacturer Raider Targetry is advancing defence training with cutting-edge innovations in high-fidelity live-fire training targets. Image: Raider Targetry moving training target From its […] Read More
Innovation
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A holistic approach to cooling

As days become warmer, many of us switch on the air conditioner without a second thought. However for mines, manufacturers and other industrial organisations a […] Read More
Health
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Sunshine Coast medical innovators growing globally

A Sunshine Coast medical equipment innovator has broken into the tough medical supplies sector and is taking on the world when it comes to healthcare […] Read More
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Regional Economic Development Strategy

Since 2013, the Sunshine Coast Regional Economic Development Strategy (REDS) has provided a vision and blueprint for the new economy – a prosperous, high […] Read More
Hotel Prospectus

Demand for hotel development

Sunshine Coast Council is actively seeking to attract up to 1800 new-build internationally-branded and operated hotel rooms over the next decade. Read More
Hotel Prospectus

Undersupply driving demand

With 70% of the market already dedicated to providing self-catering accommodation, the region is significantly undersupplied to meet the needs of a growing overnight visitor economy. Read More
Hotel Prospectus

Visitation profile

The Sunshine Coast is consistently the third most visited region in Queensland (behind Brisbane and the Gold Coast) and the top five most visited tourism regions in regional Australia and welcomes more visitors than Adelaide annually. Read More
Innovation
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Cleantech disruptor launches Green Chlorine technology

A Sunshine Coast clean technology company has launched an Australian first technology empowering chlorine-using industries to secure supply by creating it on site. Green Chlorine, […] Read More
Growth economy
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Sunshine Coast selected for new boutique hotel

Up and coming Queensland hotel developer Kenneth Wagner has chosen Mooloolaba to build his second hotel project, partnering with iconic international hotel brand Avani. The […] Read More
Growth economy
Investment stories

New $12m Sunshine Coast HQ for local innovators Quik Corp

Sunshine Coast based business Quik Corp is ready to celebrate a big milestone as the organisation migrates to a $12 million, purpose-built facility in Coolum […] Read More
Innovation
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Futuristic ‘freeze dried’ products to launch from Sunshine Coast HQ

Sunshine Coast innovator Freeze Dry Industries is about to to launch a world-first certified organic collagen skincare and supplements range, Organic Collagen Australia. There is no known collagen provider with an organic certification in the global market to date. Read More
Entrepreneurship
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Sunshine Coast manufacturer Eniquest wins $47.4 million defence contract

Sunshine Coast-based manufacturer Eniquest has beaten several large, international corporations to win a $47.4 million contract with the Australian Defence Force. The manufacturer plans to […] Read More
Major Projects

Sunshine Coast Biosphere

Celebrating our region, our people and nature | UNESCO decision 2022 Read More
Health
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Local telehealth psychology firm set for success

Dr Mary Gregory is a clinical psychologist, entrepreneur and innovator. She is the founder and director of Sunshine Coast based PsychHelp, an online psychology service […] Read More
Growth economy
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Banking challenger launches on Sunshine Coast

Judo Bank is Australia’s first challenger bank for small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) and the first fully licensed Australian bank to IPO in 25 years. […] Read More
Health
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Sunshine Coast: the healthtech frontier

Two years after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, a group of innovators behind four of Australia’s most promising healthtech startups converged at the SunRamp […] Read More
Growth economy
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All aboard! Commercial opportunities at Queensland’s newest marina

A multimillion-dollar marina and town centre development at Pelican Waters on the Sunshine Coast is further highlighting the region’s reputation as an ideal business and […] Read More
Innovation
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The submarine cable is a game changer

By Andrew-Eves Brown, Head of Economic Development at Sunshine Coast Council As published in My Weekly Preview’s first B2B feature*. Thursday 24 February 2022. The submarine […] Read More
Why Sunshine Coast

Prime location

The Sunshine Coast has excellent access to national and international networks, which means supply lines and distribution networks are well assured and it is easy to stay connected. Read More
Why Sunshine Coast

Competitive business conditions

The Sunshine Coast's low business costs make the region a highly cost-effective place to operate, with operating costs that are lower than state averages. Read More
High value industries

Knowledge industries and professional services

The smart place for business The Sunshine Coast is a tech-savvy region with a reputation for innovation. The region is home to a […] Read More
Commercial and residential precincts

Caloundra CBD revitalisation

Caloundra Centre Master Plan | 10,500 jobs | 7,800 dwellings | 14,500 people Read More
Resources
Video library

Business testimonials

The Sunshine Coast has a variety of highly successful businesses. Hear their stories on why they chose the Sunshine Coast for their business. Read More
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Sunshine Coast tech

The Sunshine Coast has a variety of highly successful businesses. Hear their stories on why they chose the Sunshine Coast for their business. Read More