Take part in building Noosa's Capacity with the Noosa Venture Playbook

  Noosa region is one of Australia’s most desirable places to live, work and visit. It attracts new residents from the major capital cities throughout Australia, many who come to Noosa to build opportunities in business. However, with an ageing population and continued reliance on tourism, the region faces some economic challenges. The economy is heavily geared towards retail, accommodation and food industries. It also has a lower full-time employment rate and median household income than other regional areas, which ...

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The Ideas Driven Business Workshop

This QLD Small Business Week (28 May - 1 June), Innovate Noosa is partnering with Impact Innovation and Noosa Council to deliver a free event 'The Ideas Driven Workshop'. The event runs from 8.30am-3.30pm and will be held on 31 May 2018 at Noosa Convention Centre. Local businesses with an interest in innovation or commercialising a new idea, product or service, and anyone thinking about starting up a new venture, are encouraged to attend. "Learn how to translate your clever ideas...

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Young entrepreneurs invited to pitch

Innovate Noosa (IN) is hosting the final stage of its Young Starters Pitch Comp events during the April school holidays. A pitch workshop and networking event will be held on 12 April 2018 to help and encourage budding young entrepreneurs in the Sunshine Coast region to develop a project or business ideas and how to pitch. Macca Reardon is one young entrepreneur that understands the importance of supporting these types of events. At 19, Macca is a...

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Calling all Young Entrepreneurs! Learn how to launch your idea from leading experts and angel investors

Are you aged 16 - 24? Got a great idea and not sure where to start? Join us as part of the Sunshine Coast Startup Week, to help launch this amazing opportunity for the next generation of budding of entrepreneurs. Innovate Noosa will present aspiring entrepreneurs, aged 16 - 24, the opportunity to learn from industry leaders, the tools & steps required for shaping an idea into a solid foundation to give the best chance of success for a startup launch. ...

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Immerse 2017

Immerse 2017 will be an inspiring day for artists to learn about Immersive Storytelling and try out Virtual and Augmented Reality for themselves. Create Noosa have curated a range of World Class Presenters and lots of Hands-on Demo's / Expo, for artists to learn from and try out. The event aims to gather a diverse group of artists/creatives - including visual artists, sculptors, digital artists, animators, illustrators, performing artists, photographers, creatives in film/video and music. Immerse 2017 is presented by:CreateNoosa, Noosa Council, Sunshine Coast Council...

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Pecha Kucha Night #22 @ the J

The Sunshine Coast Creative Alliance is bringing Pecha Kucha Night to Noosa on Wednesday 2 August at the J in Noosa. PKN#22 “Dream” is the next instalment in a great presentation format. We’re inviting people to share stories of their thoughts, dreams, ambitions, visions and achievements! The format for the presentation is the infamous Pecha Kucha Night format - 20 slides each shown for 20 seconds each, so presentations are only 6 mins 40 long. If you don’t know how it works check out the global website....

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Accelerating Innovation in Noosa

This week, Innovate Noosa, a vehicle to help Noosa businesses, organisations and residents develop innovative ideas and projects for our Shire, will be launched at the ‘Innovation in Noosa’ showcase on 4 May at Noosa Boardroom. The entity has been created through a collaboration of local businesses and organisations looking to accelerate innovative solutions and entrepreneurship in the region. It is designed to promote economic growth and diversity, facilitating collaborations and helping people to implement projects that deliver positive and ...

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