Your guide to business seminars and surveys

IT'S just as important to work on your business as it is to work in your business. Take a look at some of the seminars and surveys for businesses on the Coast.     

Airport expansion

THE 4556 Chamber of Commerce is calling on business owners to support the proposal to build the new Sunshine Coast Airport runway.   

According to the Chamber, the Sunshine Coast Airport Expansion Project will:

  • Contribute $4.1 billion to the Sunshine Coast economy (2020-2040)
  • Generate more than 2230 jobs (2020-2040)
  • Ensure the region has a functioning airport for jet aircraft into the future
  • Enable more direct flights to more locations in Australia and the world
  • Provide access for larger, more fuel efficient aircraft
  • Result in 3500 fewer dwellings being affected by noise each day by 2020

  Factsheets on the Airport Expansion Project are available at   To add your comments visit    

Access 'joy of business'

RAPID changes in global business and technology are creating multiple new possibilities for the conscious business leader who is poised to take advantage of them.  

Business expert, author and worldwide co-ordinator of billion-dollar company Access Consciousness, Simone Milasas on Saturday will run a seminar to leaders to identify new possibilities and take them from ideas to fruition.   

"Whether leading staff, leading a company or leading your life, a true leader has the ability to function from the space of constant creation, constant innovation and constant possibilities," Ms Milasas said.   

Where: Saturday from 7pm at Australis Noosa Lakes Resort 
Cost: Free Visit    

RDA grant workshops

REGIONAL Development Australia Sunshine Coast is conducting free grant writing workshops for not-for-profit organisations.   Learn to write competitive funding applications to give your infrastructure project a greater chance of being funded.  


  • Nov 24: Noosa Junction
  • Nov 25: Maleny
  • Dec 1: Nambour, 
  • Dec 2: Bokarina and Caloundra 
  • Dec 3: Maroochydore
  • Dec 4: Buderim and Eumundi

Email phone 5479 6554   

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