Now you can dispose of unwanted paint!

Now you can dispose of unwanted paint and packaging responsibly at the upcoming Paintback collection event organised by Crowies Paints Kingaroy. Paintback® is taking unwanted paint and packaging’s colourful past to a brighter future of responsible disposal and innovative reuse. Paintback®, established in 2016, is a world-first, industry-led initiative designed to divert unwanted paint and…

Reconcile, reconcile, reconcile!

Owner/Director - Jenni Madeley

At End of Financial Year (EOFY), it is important that you reconcile everything.  This is the best way to ensure that nothing has been overlooked or missing.  Below are a few items I recommend you check in preparation for your annual tax obligations. Bank and foreign accounts, credit cards, petty cash/cash drawer, loans, Paypal and…

New grants and support to help growing Queensland’s gourmet producers

Economic Development Officer - Business South Burnett

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development The Honourable Shannon Fentiman Queensland producers were on show at the Taste and Trade event to close Queensland Small Business Week at the iconic Boggo Road Jail. Minister for Employment and Small Business Shannon Fentiman welcomed more than 35 local producers at…

Business Growth Supported by Free Workshop

Economic Development Officer - Business South Burnett

A free workshop designed to give small-medium business the skills and confidence to grow will be held in Kingaroy on 5 June 2019. The workshop will enable small business to compete more effectively in retail, food service and online channels. It also will enable participants to assess other commercially based channels that may be attractive…

Value of Building Approvals Surge

Economic Development Officer - Business South Burnett

On the back of positive unemployment figures released in March, data released late last week show the value of building approvals has surged to a seven year high, with the final quarter remaining. The value of building approvals for the current financial year as at the end of March 2019 is $46 million. By comparison,…

Empowering Our Communities

Director / Owner - Rapid Fitness

The Darling Downs and West Moreton PHN has been granted funding by the Commonwealth Department of Health to support communities affected by drought under the Empowering our Communities initiative. These funded programs aim to support people in drought affected communities. They will focus on building resilience through community-led mental health, suicide prevention and social and…

NBN Co urges Australians to be vigilant of scammers amid rise in calls

Economic Development Officer - Business South Burnett

NBN Co, the company building and upgrading Australia’s telecommunications and broadband network, is urging residents to be wary of scammers impersonating the wholesale network provider. Today new information has been published on the company’s website to help residents understand how to identify and avoid scammers posing as NBN Co. The advice follows an 84 per…

Budget 2019 invests in regions and cities: LGAQ

Economic Development Officer - Business South Burnett

Tuesday, 2 April 2019 A big investment in natural disaster response, more road funding, money for transport infrastructure in the cities and the bush and measures to allow the development of key regional economies are the highlights of the 2019 Federal Budget for local councils. The Local Government Association of Queensland said the Budget went…

Diversity in Agriculture Leadership Program

Economic Development Officer - Business South Burnett

Women in agriculture with an ambition to shape the future of Australia’s food and fibre industry are invited to apply for the National Farmers’ Federation’s 2019 Diversity in Agriculture Leadership Program. The Diversity in Agriculture Leadership Program provides applicants with a six-month one-on-one mentorship and the opportunity to be a part of an alumni of female agriculture leaders.…

F Magazine – Celebrating Female Sucess, Hidden Gold Homestead

Economic Development Officer - Business South Burnett

http://f-magazine.online/hidden-homestead/