Regional Startup Hubs Support Program Recipients

Program Period Project Location Sector Amount
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Startup Switchboard

Bundaberg Enterprise Centre Association Inc.

Startup Switchboard will embed a dedicated Facilitator within The Generator co-working space and innovation hub in Bundaberg.The project will provide much needed resourcing for the Generator and Bundaberg BEC to drive increased support for startup businesses and local entrepreneurs.
Bundaberg $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Canvas Coworking Inc Programs and Activities Support

Canvas Coworking Inc.

Business Administration support to increase capacity to promote awareness of programs and activities for entrepreneurs offered at Canvas Coworking in Toowoomba. Employing a trainee, to develop the skills for business administration, marketing and entrepreneurship support.
Toowoomba $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 AT_Incubator: Hardware Entrepreneurship Program

CLS Ability Enterprises Ltd

To supplement the costs of a schedule of workshops and events organised by our AT_Incubator with the desired outcome of building capacity in the regional startup ecosystem. The AT_Incubator has a particular focus on startups in the Assistive Technology and Agricultural Technology (AgTech) space.
Kalkie $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Gold Coast Regional Administration and Reporting

Gold Coast Innovation Hub Limited

To provide additional staff to assist in measuring, reporting and communicating the activities and economic impact delivered to the Gold Coast Region through programs and activities delivered by the Gold Coast Innovation Hub.
Robina $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Building skills and capacity through education, empowerment and collaboration.

iiHub Ltd

iiHub Ltd provides low cost access to facilities, technology, workshops and mentoring. It also provides development of startup and entrepreneurs capacity through the mentoring of strategic document development and practical skills application.
Cairns $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Founder Fast Track Program

Innovation Centre Sunshine Coast Pty Ltd

There are high quality local founders/innovators that have robust ideas, IP and strong commercialisation prospects that are missing out on the opportunity for quality, trusted and timely capacity building, mentoring and local research and development connections. If we can better service this gap there would be more startups scaling into global market opportunities.
Sippy Downs $72,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Make Possible Workshop Series

Ipswich City Council

'Make Possible' is a workshop series delivered triennially at Fire Station 101. The purpose of 'Make Possible' is to provide an opportunity for local entrepreneurs to learn from experienced innovators who have made their business idea, innovative concept and/or startup possible.
Ipswich $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 The Hub@Capricorn Coast Startup Suppport Program

Livingstone Shire Council

An initiative of Livingstone Shire Council and the Capricorn Coast Smart Region Strategy; The Hub @ Capricorn Coast will be established in the Yeppoon Town Centre at the Centre of Excellence for Disaster Management, Innovation and Community Resilience 'The Hub'. The Hub will support the evolving innovation ecosystem across the region by providing an innovation hub space and innovation mentors to guide new and existing businesses to develop the capabilities required to go both digital and global.
Yeppoon $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Startup Logan Hub

Logan Startup Hub

Logan Startup Hub is a space for Solo Business Owners, Innovators and Entrepreneurs. It is a space to grow and develop entrepreneurial skills and talents, while working alongside other like-minded professionals without the need to go into the CBD. This is why we have created the first ever Logan City Co-Working space.
Woodridge $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Sustainable Startup Hub

Moneyley Pty Ltd

The Sustainable Startup Hub is a real and virtual space for innovative startup businesses wanting to future-proof themselves in a carbon conscious world where the internationally adopted Sustainable Development Goals are accelerating a demand by clients, their supply chain and potential investors and partners for sustainable products and services.
Samford $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Ecosystem organisation

Noosa Shire Council

This project accelerates the development of Noosa's digital ecosystem by providing a package of support services that help key vertical industry subgroups get organised.This includes support to create, recruit, promote and run a monthly meetup group hosted at the Hub that identifies industry entrepreneurs/professionals and brings the together.
Tewantin $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Rockhampton SmartHub Administrative Support

Rockhampton Regional Council

The SmartHub Annual Events Program, as detailed in the SmartHub Operational Plan, is a range of strategy initiatives founded on the '5 Pillars of Success' as outlined by Up Global. These strategies aim to foster the growth of a thriving ecosystem and capitalise on talent, culture, density, angel investment and government support to attract, activate and support Startups in the Rockhampton Region.
Rockhampton $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Startup Tablelands Hub

Rural and Remote Innovation Australia (RRIA) Inc

The Startup Tablelands Hub project brings together the experience of over four years of serious small business development along lean methodology lines in the Tablelands Regional Council area. This project identifies an agile pathway forward based on that experience, a pathway which Startup and Innovation Tablelands will implement.
Atherton $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Support program for Sunshine Coast Innovators

Spark Bureau Limited

Spark Bureau has a range of assets and areas that can be accessed to develop marketing material. In addition, it has a growing base of older Australians willing to provide mentoring to innovative regionally based businesses.
Maroochydore $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Split Spaces Community Manager

Split Spaces Ltd

The Split Spaces Community Manager will be the driving force behind the growth and development of the Split Spaces offering events, programs, networking, mentoring and evolution of the ecosystem. The role will manage the physical space, implement, run and administer all facets of the Innovation Hub.
Mackay $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 Enhanced business development support for regional female-headed startups.

The Powerhouse Hub Ltd

The Powerhouse Collective is a business development hub established for women by women. It has been operating successfully for almost two years and hosts 32 startups founded by women from a wide range of sectors, the online community boasts over 2500 female business owners.
Noosaville $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2022 12 Month Incubation Program & Raising Angel Investment

The Space Australasia Pty Ltd

An extended incubation program to provide ongoing direct support to help new founders validate and grow their ideas and where practical, raise capital. theSPACE will use the Regional Startup Hubs grant to teach up to 40 everyday people each year to become first time founders in a program we are calling Everyday Entrepreneurs.
Manunda $75,000
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2020 Connecting Startup Founders

Silicon Coast Limited

Silicon Coast is the leading representative body for entrepreneurship and innovation on the Sunshine Coast, with 1670 members. The Regional Startup Hub program enables Silicon Coast to further support our startup community on the Sunshine Coast, through online activities, events and capacity development.
Kawana $7,500
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2020 Startup Gladstone Events 2019

Start-up Gladstone Inc

The Regional Startup Support Program provides Startup Gladstone to sustainably deliver and scale-up the scheduled startup activities across the Gladstone Region during 2019-2020. The funding will be utilised to pay a coordinator who will deliver a range of ICT-related activities to be able build digital capacity in the local ecosystem. These activities will enable Startup Gladstone to further evaluate the establishment of a Techhub in the Gladstone Region.
Gladstone $7,500
Regional Startup Hubs Support Program 2019-2020 Stepping Up Through Business Enterprise

Stepping Black Indigenous Corporation Australia

The Stepping Black Indigenous Corporation Australia Program (Stepping Up through Business Enterprise Training, Business & Mentoring Support) will work with individuals, groups and business teams, with an emphasis on Indigenous participants, to provide practical workshops, skills development, training and mentoring that supports the development of the identified skills needed to investigate, plan, deliver or advance a business idea or professional service concept.
Craignish $7,500