GOLD COAST PULSE SURVEY REPORT - September

While business sentiment has improved across the board, confidence in the outlook for the state and national recovery remain at poor index readings.

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Check out the latest news on all things road works, local council investment and planning. Keep up to date with what happening in the local area and plan ahead for your small business.

Meet the Candidates breakfast videos

On Thursday, 15th of October, your local Chamber hosted a 'Meet the Candidates' breakfast at Currumbin RSL. Watch the videos here of the candidates from the Burleigh and Currumbin electorates convince the business community why they are the best for the top job.

Member Spotlight: Regen Australia

Operating since 1998 in QLD and NSW, this business is focussed on improving our environment and community.

Member Spotlight: Prestige Service Training

Prestige Service Training creates career pathways through industry-leading, innovative and inspiring training programs which empower people with opportunities to succeed in the life they choose.

State election 2020: Early voting begins on Monday, October 19

Pre-Poll opens today! Learn where to vote on the Southern Gold Coast.

Reform of the training sector: $7 billion injection

The Morrison Government’s skills reform agenda has committed almost $7 billion this financial year to Australia’s vocational education and training sector.

2020/21 Federal Budget Breakdown

Here's what you need to know about tax cuts, JobMaker and the deficit.

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Check out the latest news on all things road works, local council investment and planning. Keep up to date with what happening in the local area and plan ahead for your small business.

Online Grant Writing Information Session

Local groups are invited to develop their grant writing skills and find out how to apply for sources of funding.

Wildlife Recovery Raffle

2019 was one of the toughest years yet for wildlife, and the busiest on record for the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital. To raise much needed funds to support the hospital, a raffle is being held with some amazing prizes!

Community Group Mentoring Opportunity

The City of Gold Coast recognises the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on our community. To support our not-for-profit groups, the City is offering a Community Group Mentoring Program.

SCU Campaigns to Help Build Skills Post-Covid-19

You're invited to attend an exciting webinar with the founder and director of VIVO, Salman Nouri.

Member Spotlight: Worthview Marketing

Helping businesses to build or enhance their brand and digital presence through what has quickly become a broad range of reliable marketing activities.

Member Spotlight: First Class Accounts – Palm Beach

With a motto like “more than bookkeepers”, this local business can help you identify and apply for grants in order to ease your burdens during tough times.

Chamber President calls for common sense

Having only been reappointed as President in early September, Hilary Jacobs has hit the ground running as she calls on local candidates to 'fess up' on their stance regarding restrictions.

🚧TRAFFIC ALERTS🚧

Check out the latest news on all things road works, local council investment and planning. Keep up to date with what happening in the local area and plan ahead for your small business.

JobKeeper 2.0

The JobKeeper Extension has now begun. We have a brief overview of the extension below for you.

Lease assistance extended

Framework to uphold rental relief for business and for tenants and landlords to negotiate reduced rent payments/settle disputes is now running until 31 December 2020.

Beer Is Back - Restrictions ease

With the long weekend set to bring locals out to market, SLSC's, pubs, bars and restaurants are welcoming the good news, you can stand and have a beer.

Take Care: The message from the south

Cr Gail O'Neill has teamed with Theory to create a lasting reminder of the COVID-19 crisis and to celebrate how the Southern Gold Coast and border communities have pulled together to navigate the pandemic.

CCIQ Gold Coast Pulse Survey is now open!

The CCIQ Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce Pulse survey is now open and we need YOUR voice.

New coffee table book showcases 'Our Border Region'

Local Gold Coast publisher Headline Publishing has produced a 75-page book on the best of the Southern Gold Coast and Northern New South Wales.

City of Gold Coast supports local businesses through eMarketplace

Council officers provided an update on the City of Gold Coast's newest initiative at the recent Chamber of Commerce breakfast. eMarketplace is making it easier to do business with the City.

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary staff member releases children's book

A new children’s book authored by Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary’s Koala Specialist and Mammal Supervisor Sarah Eccleston is helping to raise the next generation of Koala conservationists.

Member Spotlight: Evolve Chiropractic GC

To evolve is a peaceful, harmonious transition to a new state of being. The team at Evolve Chiropractic GC want to help you not just feel better, but to be truly different.

Member Spotlight: Greenmount Beach Surf Club

Located at the beautiful and picturesque Greenmount Beach. The Greenmount Beach Surf Club offers a forward-thinking business model with a pragmatic team who are ready to tackle every challenge.

2019/20 in review: snapshot of the Chamber's AGM

Here is your chance to see the work of our local chamber throughout the 2019/20 period and to hear the latest from our esteemed Treasurer, John Forrester

SWELL Sculpture Festival: Brings the beach to life

The spellbinding beauty of our Currumbin shoreline was the perfect setting to showcase creativity and delight visitors from across the city.

Air NZ boss bursts travel bubble idea

Passengers would likely be compelled to undergo rapid COVID-19 tests before and after flights when overseas travel returns. Tracking and tracing will also have to be “significantly improved".

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