Social media and investment workshops free for business


Redland City Council’s popular series of business workshops have already begun this year with workshops designed to give busy local business owners easy, free access to new skills and knowledge to improve their business operations. The free business workshops for 2015 are targeted at addressing current business issues and trends. This includes digital marketing (held  Continue reading…

New business advisory services for Redland City


Career Employment Australia Incorporated (CEA Group) is gearing up to extend business support services to Redland small businesses under the auspices of Brisbane Metro Business Enterprise Centre. Career Employment Australia Incorporated has been announced by the Federal Government as the successful contractor to provide the Commonwealth’s Australian Small Business Advisory Services program across the Brisbane  Continue reading…

Business to take the lead in Redlands’ economic growth


An economic framework designed for business and driven by business will help shape the economic future of the city following its endorsement by Redland City Council today. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the Redland City Economic Development Framework would be driven by an Economic Development Advisory Board, giving business a central role in the  Continue reading…

Sign up for free business workshops


Redland City Council has launched its first series of free business workshops for 2015. The workshops are designed to give busy local business owners easy, free access to new skills and knowledge to improve their business operations. Redland City Council’s economic development spokesperson Cr Julie Talty said that the workshops covered a range of important  Continue reading…

Redlands is in business thanks to upcoming workshops


A series of free workshops will help support a vibrant local economy by offering local business helpful and practicable information. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the workshops were part of Council’s open for business approach and would provide the opportunity for business owners to hear from experts in various fields. “These workshops are a  Continue reading…

Free business-boosting workshops


Did you know that Council offers a range of free workshops throughout the year to support local businesses? It’s a great way for Redlands businesses to take advantage of training and education they would otherwise pay top dollar to receive. Workshops are generally run outside business hours and presented by experts in their fields. Places  Continue reading…

Mayor’s Multicultural Business Scholarships


Do you want to grow your existing business or relocate your business to the Redlands? A new initiative from Redland City, ‘The Mayor’s Multicultural Business Scholarship Program’ can help you get started. The program aims to develop recipients’ business management and entrepreneurial skills by providing a business scholarship in Certificate IV in Business Management. Eligibility  Continue reading…

Applications open for Multicultural Business Scholarships


Applications are being called for the Redland City Mayor’s Multicultural Business Scholarships. The scholarships, a Redland City Council initiative, aim to develop local business management and entrepreneurial skills by providing a Certificate IV in Business Management. They are open to Redland City residents from diverse cultural backgrounds, with applications closing at 5pm on Friday, 28  Continue reading…

Straddie – Open for business


The sky is blue, the water crystal clear and the ocean views as breathtaking as ever. Redland City Council invites you to visit Straddie! The world’s second largest sand island is well and truly open for business after almost two weeks of bushfires. Not only will you have a wonderful break, you’ll be helping Straddie  Continue reading…

Straddie open for business and visitors: 7.30am Tuesday 7 January


North Stradbroke Island is open for business and visitors as of today following more than a week of severe bushfires. Emergency Services this morning lifted their advisory around non-essential travel to the island. Visitors and residents should be aware that some roads may continue to be impacted by operations of emergency services. Visitors are encouraged to  Continue reading…