August 10th, 2017 – GCCI September Network Meeting
GCCI September Network Meeting
Hosted by Think Office Techonology
Shop 15a, 45 Dawson Rd, Gladstone W QLD 4680
5:30pm - 7:00pm
August 7th, 2017 – The South East Region Business Network Meeting
The South East Region Business Network Meeting
The South East Region Business Network Meeting is part of Council's regional inclusion strategy. This event is supported by Gladstone Regional Council and is hosted by Gladstone Chamber of Commerce & Industry in Partnership with Bororen Community Hall and Turkey Beach Progress Association Inc. which aims to connect with local businesses from and within those communities.
Light nibbles and drinks will be provided. FREE ENTRY!
Bororen Hotel Motel 39 Dougall Street, Bororen QLD 4678
5:30pm - 7:00pm
August 1st, 2017 – New Ideas Forum - Advancing Small Business Queensland
New Ideas Forum
How do you turn innovative ideas into a new business or additional income stream? Coming up with ideas for new products, services and businesses is just the first step and often the easiest one. Transforming the idea into an income is harder. To boost your confidence and capability for success when building a business, the Queensland Government’s Office of Small Business brings you the opportunity to learn, share and network at this FREE event.
Hear from and talk to experts about:
- Fostering and funding ideas: idea testing, understanding your market, entrepreneurial thinking, bootstrapping, Lean Start-up, Business Model Canvas, and crowdsourcing.
- Building a business from ideas: business planning, business structures, buying a franchise, cash flow and financial planning, information sources, and where to get advice and support
Guest Presenters include:
- Carl Carter, Gladstone Chamber of Commerce: sharing his experience to discuss small business opportunities.
- Neville Hughes, GTC Financial: sharing his story and knowledge about small businesses basics including in tax, business and financial planning.
- Suzy Roden, Impact Innovation Group: sharing her expertise in entrepreneurial businesses, building resilience, building capability and focusing on the things that matter.
Gladstone Events Centre: Corner Wood and Bell Streets, Gladstone, QLD 4680
July 17th, 2017 – August Network Meeting - August 8th
GCCI August Network Meeting
Hosted by CQUniversity
Leo Zussino Building, CQUniversity Gladstone Marina Campus, Bryan Jordan Drive, Gladstone Qld 4680
5:30pm - 7:00pm
REGISTER @ http://www.gcciaugust2017networkmeeting.eventbrite.com.au
July 3rd, 2017 – Turkey Beach TRUC-TOR BASH!
Turkey Beach Truck & Tractor Show is on again!
Come along & you will see a host of classic & vintage Tractors, Trucks, Stationary Engines, Cars & Motorbikes, mower racing, woodchop. As well as bar, canteen, market stalls, rides for the kids, a human tractor pull competition, and much, much more. A great family weekend!
For more information contact the Turkey Beach Truc-Tor Bash team.
Phone: 0417 732 402
Carl is a local business manager with 11 years of professional experience and has completed his CPA and university degree in a Bachelor of Business. He’s recently joined CMM after working in media and content creation for 11 years. The majorityof this time was in senior executive roles within Australian Provincial Newspapers, including his most recent role as General Manager for APN’s largest region in North and Central Queensland. Carl’s background is in finance and it's this business acumen and approachable nature that has enabled him to form genuine relationships with a variety of clients and brands in regional markets.
Rick Hansen has lived in Gladstone for thirty five years and has owned a small business, Clinton Foodworks, for 17 years and more recently, Hansen’s City Food Express, for 2 years. He has held a position as a Councillor on the Gladstone City and the Gladstone Regional Council for seven years. Rick has been a member of the Chamber for over eight years and for the past four years has held the position of President. Rick is driven in the role by his commitment to supporting the very important Small to Medium Business Sector in the region.
Joe Smith is a Client Manager and Senior Accountant at Sothertons. Joe has over 15 years experience in the accounting industry and moved to Gladstone from Scotland in 2007. Using his Chartered Accountant qualification to see more of the world, Joe decided to stay in Gladstone as he loved it so much! Joe works with clients ranging from small sole traders through to large international companies and has a passion for helping business owners in the Gladstone region achieve their goals.
Natalia is the owner of Natalia Muszkat Photography and has been operating in the Gladstone Region since 2007. The business provides services to a variety of customers, including families, businesses, community organisations and individuals. In addition to running her business, Natalia works for not-for-profit organisation Welcoming Intercultural Neighbours Inc. in a range of community and social projects to enhance the lives of those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds while ensuring the wider community benefits from our Region’s cultural diversity. Natalia has formal qualifications in Business Governance, Workplace Health and Safety, Management and IT.
Tom Kirchner, Store Manager of Gladstone Betta Home Living, has lived in Gladstone all of his life, (with the exception of studying a Bachelor Degree in Rockhampton for 3 years). Tom volunteers time for numerous local organisations such as BTABC (helping organise the local BAM event). Tom is the Chairman for the Gladstone Region Youth Council and has been a GCCI committee member since November 2016. He studies a Bachelor of Business part time and is passionate about small business and the economic development of Gladstone.
Alicia Williams, owner of Locations Estate Agents, is a long time Gladstone resident with a background in business, finance and accounting. In October 2013, Alicia opened her own independent real estate agency, Locations Estate Agents Gladstone. Alicia has been a GCCI board member for a year and is looking forward to helping the committee achieve even bigger, better results for Gladstone’s small business community in 2014.
Active Training Specialists
Address: Shop 2, 221 Dawson Highway, 4680
Amarna Pty Ltd
Address: 4 Wattle Street, Gladstone Q 4680
Address: 21 Schooner Street, Tannum Sands
Address: 86 Goondoon Street, Gladstone 4680
Phone: 49729124 Fax: 49769135
Apprencticeship Support Australia
Ausure Insurance Gladstone
Address: 1 Paterson St, GLADSTONE
Azure House Pty Ltd
Address: 4/281 J Hickey Ave, Gladstone 4680
Bank of Queensland Gladstone
Address: 57-63 Dawson Highway, Gladstone 4680
Address: 157 Auckland Street, Gladstone 4680
Bay Turf Gladstone
Address: 214 Spring Valley Road, WEST STOWE
Betta Home Living
Address: 4/220 Dawson Highway, Gladstone 4680
Bill Robertson Toyota
Address: 84 Hansen Road, Gladstone 4680
Boyne Tannum Vet
Address: Shop 1 Booth Avenue Tannum Sands
Butlers Yarwun Quarries
Address: Lot 1 Guerassimoff Rd, YARWUN
Captain Cook College
Address: 3/72 Goondoon Street, Gladstone 4680
Central Apartment Group
Address: 66 Oaka Lane, Gladstone 4680
Central Queensland University
Address: Bryan Jordan Drive, Gladstone 4680
Centre Point Corporate
Address: 136 Goondoon Street, Gladstone 4680
Address: 167 Auckland Street, GLADSTONE
Cooper & Associates Accountants
Cooper McKenzie Marketing
Corporate Protection Australia Group
Address: 2/121 Hanson Road, Gladstone 4680
Curtis Ferry Services
Address: 215 Alf O'Rourke Drive, GLADSTONE
Dirt Cheap Landscaping Materials Pty Ltd
DSLJAM Business Services
Address: 50 Lorna Crescent, BEECHER
Enable 2 Drive
Address: 16 Canberra Street, CLINTON
Express Pest Control
Phone: 0419 197 020
Address: 10 Uniting Place, GLADSTONE
Fulton Hogan Ltd
Address: 5 Red Rover Road, Gladstone Qld 4680
Gladstone Area Group Apprentices Ltd
Gladstone Job Skills
Address: Auckland Street, GLADSTONE
Gladstone Office Choice/Park Street News and Gifts
Gladstone Printing Services
Gladstone Reef Hotel
Address: 38 Goondoon Street, GLADSTONE
Heavy Equipment Maintenance
Address: 4 / 6 Dalrymple Drive, GLADSTONE
Integrative Wellbeing Solutions
Phone: 0400 739 489
Island Sands Investment
Address: 97 Hanson Road, GLADSTONE
McDonalds Boyne Island
McElligotts (QLD) Pty Ltd
Address: 30-58 Benaraby Rd, PAGET
Mortgage Choice/ Personal Wealth Solutions
Address: 1 Paterson Street, GLADSTONE
Oaks Grand Gladstone
Address: 79 Goondoon Street, GLADSTONE
Phone: 4972 4255
Address: 1/33 Chapple St, GLADSTONE
Phone: 0422 158 832
Rex Silver Insurance Brokers
Address: 26 Surveyor Place, BEECHER
Sothertons (Gladstone) Services Pty Ltd
Southern Cross Austereo
Address: 65 Central Lane, GLADSTONE
Address: 139 Goondoon Street, GLADSTONE
Website: https://www.facebook.com/Strong.Images.Photography/ Phone: (07) 4972 7770 Mobile: 0422 073 270
Telstra Business Centre Gladstone
The Bundaberg Enterprise Centre Association Inc T/A Central
The Drug Detection Agency
The Guinea Group of Companies
Welcon Technologies Pty Ltd
Address: Level 1 19 Tank Street, GLADSTONE