Grants Recipients

Advance Queensland delivers a range of programs and activities including grants, partnerships, competitions, procurement, events and sponsorships. Discover our published list of recipients of Advance Queensland grant programs. Due to privacy or commercial-in-confidence reasons, details of some recipients are excluded.

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Program Period Project Location Sector Amount Round
Ignite Ideas 2017
Myoni Cup: The Clever Companion for Smooth Periods

Myoni Group

Myoni Group is a Brisbane based, female-run startup providing Australian women with innovative, specially designed, and high quality feminine hygiene solutions and complementary products.

Clontarf Health and Wellbeing 97,592.60000000000582 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
Virus resistance driving food security

Nexgen Plants Pty Ltd

Nexgen Plants is a startup company commercialising an approach to dramatically improve the ability to confer virus resistance into economically significant food, fibre, energy, and ornamental crops. Viruses cause more than US$60 billion in crop losses each year. Using Nexgen's patented technology, this project aims to provide additional proof of concept data by developing rice crops that are resistant to a common virus or viruses using a non-GM approach.

St Lucia Agriculture 222,900 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
The future of Power Wheelchairs

Next Generation Mobility

Lighter, stronger, tailored made power wheelchairs, built on the Gold Coast for people all over the world using the latest aerospace materials and manufacturing techniques. As a power wheelchair user for over 20 years the founder of NGM knows what is needed from a chair. With patented suspension and 20 inch drive wheels the wheelchair can take you places you have never been before. Our chair is able to climb twice the angle of any competitor and can be remotely driven by a carer's smart phone.

Tugun Health and Wellbeing 84,518.5 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
Point Duty Intelligence Data Capture System

Point Duty

The aim of the project is to increase functionality Point Duty's Social Network Analysis by Point Duty (SNAPD) in line with customer and IBM data analytics requirements.

Sippy Downs IT & Enterprise software 250,000 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
Commercialising and Launching a Battery Inverter in Japan

Power IQ Pty Ltd

Brisbane based tech start-up Power IQ Pty Ltd has developed a world leading compact, efficient and cost effective battery inverter. The project will concentrate on product improvement, commercialisation and Intellectual Property protection required for the Japanese market.

Capalaba Energy and clean tech 250,000 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
Sentinel - Hazardous Zone Monitoring System Project

Premier Rock Machinery

The project will provide field testing and refinement to Premier Rock machinery's Sentinel System- a unique and innovative Hazardous Zone Monitoring System for use on and around mobile machinery which industry partners have described as a "game changer". By mapping the zone in three dimensions, the system can reliably alert pedestrians and machine operators of hazardous zone breaches.

Willawong Construction 99,700 2
Ignite Ideas 2017

QGE Pty Ltd

Ex-online is a web-based tool to assist designers and constructors to more efficiently manage and demonstrate compliance of their hazardous area project with Australian and international standards, using crowdsourcing and advanced data matching techniques.

South Brisbane Engineering 247,288 2
Ignite Ideas 2017

Q-Cool Pty Ltd

Commercialisation of ThermoSphere, a smart, zone-able, modular, concealed and highly energy and emissions efficient reverse cycle air-conditioner.
Coorparoo Energy and clean tech 245,343 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
An advanced low cost minimally invasive cardiac assist device

Qheart Medical

QHeart Medical is commercialising a revolutionary heart failure treatment device- BioQ CA a cost effective self powered cardiac assist device which requires no pump or control systems. It aims to improve Quality of Life and reduce healthcare costs for millions of unserved patients worldwide.

Toowong Healthcare and Biotechnology 100,000 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
SAFESTRUCT: Roadwork Safety Based Speed Enforcement using 24/7 Unmanned Fully Autonomous and Automated System

Safecam Technologies

SafeStruct project provides field testing of a unique Point-to-Point safety camera system serving the road construction industry and the public.

Yatala Construction 100,000 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
Market segmentation analytical and visualisation engine

Sales Miner Pty Ltd

Sales Miner, allows users to analyse their own business, customers, products or services against competitors, financial factors, asset capabilities and timeframes to determine the market segments representing the best opportunity for growth.

Newstead IT & Enterprise software 100,000 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
Beta Test of Vorteil - a New Data Centre Cloud Operating System

Sisa-Tech Pty Ltd

Vorteil is a new software operating system for cloud based data centres. It significantly enhances security, reduces capital and operating costs and provides for greater speed and capacity during peak demand periods. The Ignite project will support a beta test with two blue chip data centre clients. Successful beta test will become a testimonial customers and provide the credibility to commence commercialisation of the software to data centres worldwide.

Palm Beach IT & Enterprise software 100,000 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
Site Diary

Site Diary

SiteDiary provides civil engineering and construction companies with an electronic site diary to replace current paper-based diaries and excel spreadsheets. SiteDiary makes it easy to capture daily site activity and resource usage in the field, providing more reliable cost, productivity, and resource usage data. This saves the company time and hassle, eliminates double-handling of information, and enables more accurate forecasting, reporting and analysis.

Wakerley IT & Enterprise software 88,500 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
Cerberus GL - Tactical UAV

Skyborne Technologies

The Cerberus is a ground-breaking tri-tilt-rotor Unmanned Aerial Vehicle. It has unmatched hover capability because it can tilt its body up and down at any angle, enabling larger and more complex payloads (such as cameras and delivery systems) to be pointed without requiring a complex camera gimbal. The Ignite Ideas fund will assist improvement for the Defence industry with ability to provide platoon level support.

Hemmant Engineering 100,000 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
REACH Aeronautical Cross Data Integratin (XDI)

SkyNet Satellite Communications

REACH Aeronautical Cross Data Integration (XDI) solution is designed to bring together live telemetry tracking data and third party rostering and engineering data providing a significantly improved pre-departure analysis of aircraft status. New methods of combining this flight data from third party data sources will be designed including data warehousing structure and data searching for analytics. On Time Performance (OTP) metrics will be improved including efficiency and operating costs.

Newmarket IT & Enterprise software 99,960 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
Farm Milk Vat Temperature and Volume Monitoring System

Smarta Industrial

This project will progress the development of an on-farm milk vat core temperature and level monitoring system that will ultimately facilitate complete cold chain responsibility for dairy production. The system, comprising vat-mounted temperature and pressure transducers, wall-mounted control panel and online portal will provide a cost effective, efficient and critical means through which to monitor and record vat volumes and milk temperatures, with an alert system to warn of cooling issues

Southside, Gypie Agriculture 100,000 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
Space Counts

Space Counts Pty Ltd

The correlation between university student engagement, attendance and retention is well documented. Existing methods of measuring student engagement are too expensive and do not link to student retention. Space Counts is a cost effective process to gather and analyse student engagement data to inform course design, subject delivery planning, student support services, space planning and timetabling. The project will trial the Space Counts process at James Cook University.
Townsville Education 97,585 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
STAZER - the worlds first real laser stopwatch


The project will help showcase Stazer, the world's first laser stop watch, at major athletic team sports tryouts and show potential international partners that it is able to collect data by the millisecond not just the finish of a race or a couple of splits in training. We intend to show the world that the data that is missing and no one sees, between the start and finish of race is the key data to improving speed in training and racing.

Ipswich Engineering 100,000 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
taskout - the SaaS innovation for retail, globally


Taskout will be the world's favourite SaaS for managing recurring and one-off tasks across multiple retail stores to ensure retail stores run better with less stress, minimal errors and smarter use of store/cluster/area/regional manager time thus improving productivity and profitability, whilst reducing compliance risks.
Maroochydore IT & Enterprise software 100,000 2
Ignite Ideas 2017
An additive for scratch resistant engineering plastics


TenasiTech has developed a new product for solving this major limitation. Our product, SOLID-TT, is an additive mixed into plastic to increase the scratch resistance on the final parts. Importantly, it does this without affecting other key properties, such as impact strength or appearance.

St Lucia Engineering 158,872 2

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