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KCCI Surveys Local Businesses

The Kingaroy Chamber of Commerce and Industry is surveying its members about economic conditions in the town. A survey was emailed to KCCI members by secretary Paula Greenwood on Friday.

Astill’s Brings Home National Trophy

Astill’s Brings Home National Trophy

Article by southburnett.com.au Astill’s Electrical Service has done it again … this time taking out a national Australian Training Award. The Kingaroy-based business was presented with the Medium Employer of the Year trophy at a dinner in Brisbane last week. The national success follows wins in the same category in the Regional and State training awards earlier …

New faces for Kingaroy Chamber

New faces for Kingaroy Chamber

The Kingaroy Chamber Of Commerce and Industry will have four new faces on its executive in 2020. At the group’s Annual General Meeting and Christmas break-up on Tuesday night, president Rob Fitz-Herbert and vice-president Brett Irwin announced they had decided to stand down from their roles so the Chamber could refresh itself. Rob told the …

Taabinga Rotary thanks you & needs you

Thank you again for allowing the Taabinga Rotary Club to host the KCCI meeting on 26 November 2019. Due to the time constraints, I was not able to go into any great detail about what our club does for the South Burnett. Find out more.

Queensland Small Business Strategy

The Queensland Government is developing the next small business strategy and we need your input to ensure we are providing the right support to build a strong and resilient small business sector to support growth and jobs.

Invested in Queensland

As the end of 2019 edges closer, the Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning continues to be Invested in Queensland. We’re working hard to attract and support diverse, sustainable and emerging businesses and industries across the state to create a thriving Queensland. We have been working across a number of priority industries, connecting businesses and demonstrating Queensland’s capability in a number of exciting …

Help available for our Farmers

See below some links from BIEDO to support farmers facing this debilitating drought. BIEDO’s easy reference guide can also be found here. Contact DAF for to discuss EWIR and Dam Desilting Rebate – 4182 1800 Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate (EWIR) Dam Desilting Rebate DAF provides a very comprehensive list of drought relief measures through DRAS. …

End of Year Funding for Women’s Leadership Development

End of Year Funding for Women’s Leadership Development

End of year funding grants are currently available to women in QLD to support their participation in a professional development program. Final registration date is 6th December. Up to $7,000 scholarships available The fee support opportunity provides a scholarship of up to $7,000 for women to take part in one of three leadership courses. The …

Small Business Digital Grants – Now Open

The Department of Employment, Small Business and Training supports Queensland small businesses to reach their full potential through a wide range of programs. The Small Business Digital Grants program assists small businesses to access digital technologies and services to o help them work smarter, engage with the global economy and make the most of online business opportunities. …