What’s Been Happening Inside the Chamber?

The Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce has been buzzing with activity these past few months, from strategic meetings to successful events, here's a snapshot of what we've been up to!

Happy Queensland Day 2024

Yesterday we celebrated Queensland Day, our state's birthday!

Gold Coast Hospital Foundation Giving Day Raises Over $228,000! - SGCCC proudly represented

We are thrilled to share that the Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce membership was represented by VP Josh Yates in the 2024 Gold Coast Hospital Foundation Giving Day.

Celebrating Volunteer Week: How We Saved 15 Lives in One Day!

As part of Volunteer Week, the Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce (SGCCC) board members, in collaboration with Volunteering Gold Coast, joined forces to support the Australian Red Cross Lifeblood’s urgent call.

Why Being a Member of a Chamber of Commerce is Good for Your Business

Joining a chamber of commerce, such as the Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce, offers numerous benefits that can significantly enhance your business's growth and success.

Event Notice - Out 2 Lunch Festival

On Saturday 4 May 2024 a live music event called Out 2 Lunch Festival will be held on the western end of Coolangatta Beach and adjacent to Queen Elizabeth Park and foreshore areas.

QSBC Update

Update from the Queensland Small Business Commissioner - February | 2024

Steps for Support: Southern Chamber VP’s Walk for Small Business Wellbeing

In a display of solidarity and commitment, the Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce’s very own Vice Presidents, Zac Revere and Josh Yates, undertook a significant journey on behalf of the business community.

EPISODE 2: 'Conversations with' and the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Closing Loopholes) Bill

Episode 2 of our 'Conversations with' Series is Here!

In light of the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Closing Loopholes) Bill, our Chamber is dedicated to ensuring our region is fully prepared for the new legislative landscape.

EPISODE 1: 'Conversations with' and the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Closing Loopholes) Bill

We're thrilled to announce the launch of our 'Conversations with' series.

In light of the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Closing Loopholes) Bill, our Chamber is dedicated to ensuring our region is fully prepared for the new legislative landscape.

Closing Loopholes Bill Update By Greg Arnold

Greg Arnold, the Founder and Senior Consultant at Effective Workplace Solutions & SGC Board Member, discusses the recent developments of the "Closing Loopholes" Industrial Relations Reform Bill in Parliament. It highlights the pushback from Independent Senators and MPs, the involvement of the Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce in shaping the submissions, and the key aspects of the bill.

Gold coast airport’s $260m world-class expansion is ready to take off

Gold Coast Airport is ready to welcome the rest of Australia and the world when its $260 million terminal expansion opens to travellers from the first week of September

Announcement from GOLD MEMBER: Crowley Calvert & Holmes!

Crowley Calvert & Holmes have joined Kelly + Partners.

High Speed Rail Authority legislation introduced to Parliament

The Australian Government has introduced legislation to Parliament to establish the High Speed Rail Authority.

Jobs jump for Queensland as supercross HQ lands on the Gold Coast

The global headquarters of Supercross World Championship organiser SX Global Pty Ltd has moved to the Gold Coast.

Managing COVID-19 in workplaces

Understanding COVID-19 close contact rules for workplaces and critically essential workers

How has your business recovered from the Covid-19 economic crisis?

CCIQ's December quarter Pulse Survey is your chance to have your business voice heard and help us advocate to government on behalf of businesses across the state for better business conditions in Queensland.

Gold Coast City Business Feedback - Coolangatta/Kirra precinct

The City Economy team at the City of the Gold Coast would like your feedback around recent business trading conditions in the Coolangatta – Kirra precinct.

New Year - New Me (Brand)

The Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce has launched into the New Year with a new look, new name and even a new website.

CCIQ Quarterly Pulse Survey now open - Have you business voice heard

CCIQ’s December Pulse Survey is now open!

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary named Queensland’s Best Tourist Attraction

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has won Queensland’s most prestigious tourism accolade, named Best Major Tourist Attraction at last Friday nights Queensland Tourism Awards.

HoneyWorld re-launches on the Southern Gold Coast

Gold Coast Icon Honeyworld has been renovated and reopened with Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

FREE WORKSHOP! Digital Marketing 101: Connecting with your ideal customer

Do you struggle with Digital Marketing? Need to get online but not sure where to start?

With a simple guide to the world of digital marketing, let Sarah Davis from Business Station show you how to reach your ideal customer organically (free). From free tools like Google My Business, to social media and online selling, Sarah will show you what you need and what you don’t need!

An update from Crowley Calvert & Holmes Chartered Accountants

It's November already and apparently that seems to be the perfect time to implement a range of changes from the ATO, ASIC and other Government bodies.

Crowley Calvert & Holmes Chartered Accountants have compiled a shortlist of the most important below to keep you on top of everything being introduced before the Christmas break.

Manufacturing Hubs - Round 2 of Grant Program

The Gold Coast Manufacturing Hub are about to open a round ($2.5m) of grants for local SME operators, designed to help them adapt and adopt new technologies in their manufacturing process.

Clean Up Currumbin Day - 21st November

Currumbin RSL has teamed up with Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and created 'Clean Up Currumbin Day' to help Clean Up Currumbin on Sunday the 21st November from 9am.

Wrap for Good at Currumbin Wildlife Hospital’s Christmas Fundraiser

Currumbin Wildlife Hospital is calling on accomplished and amateur gift wrappers alike to donate their hands and hearts this festive season to raise funds for animals in need.

The CCIQ September Pulse Survey results are in

Christmas business confidence missing traditional festive cheer!

City of Gold Coast's Community Group Hub - Now online

Are you a part of a Gold Coast community group? Community organisations including sporting clubs, are the heart and soul of our city, and City of Gold Coast’s new online hub is a one-stop-shop of free information and resources.

Gold Coast's Play Money Rewards is back!

Support businesses in the border region and get $50 off* retail, dining, services and experiences, and $100 off* accommodation.

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