Local Business News

Mon 30 Dec 2019

Silly Solly’s plans major expansion with 200 new jobs

premium_icon Silly Solly’s plans major expansion with 200 new jobs

Discount chain Silly Solly’s is planning a mega expansion across Queensland creating 200 new jobs. Here’s where the likely new stores will go.

Thu 26 Dec 2019

Got the Boxing Day blues? This drink could be the cure

premium_icon Got the Boxing Day blues? This drink could be the cure

Did you get a little too festive? A Sunshine Coast man has created a formula to help prevent the after effects of drinking, which many of us know all too well.

Thu 19 Dec 2019

The staggering cost to farmers of climate change

premium_icon The staggering cost to farmers of climate change

Climate change is costing farms tens of thousands of dollars a year, a Federal agricultural report claims.

Jobs bonanza: $2b wind farm to be built near Gympie

premium_icon Jobs bonanza: $2b wind farm to be built near Gympie

A wind farm worth up to $2b to be built near Gympie is set to create hundreds of jobs across the region.

Wed 18 Dec 2019

Olympics will put our region in the spotlight

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When thousands of polocrosse competitors flocked to Warwick for the world cup, Linda Tillman knew this event would make big changes to the small city.

How our region stands to gain from the Olympic bid

premium_icon How our region stands to gain from the Olympic bid

A jobs boom, fast-tracked road and rail projects. These are just some of the gains for our region as Queensland bids for the 2032 Olympic Games.

Tue 17 Dec 2019

Olympic bid leaving a legacy

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Just as London and Rio forged long-term travel legacies in the years since their Games were held, tourism experts say a Queensland Games will leave its own lasting...

Fri 13 Dec 2019

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Tue 10 Dec 2019

New Gympie business gets some serious air

premium_icon New Gympie business gets some serious air

A Gympie man grew up BMX riding and said it was these positive memories which helped him set up his own business.

Tue 26 Nov 2019

Queensland’s top 25 power couples — part one

premium_icon Queensland’s top 25 power couples — part one

They’re the power couples of Queensland - the partnerships that wield extensive power in their field. SEE WHO MAKES THE LIST

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