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President’s Report 2023 AGM

In my report last year I indicated that it would be my fifth and final year as President. As the year progressed, and with the support of the Executive Committee, I have renominated for President again for the next 12 month. I have made this call knowing that there is still much more that we…

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President’s Welcome – September 2023

I’m writing this quarter’s Welcome from interstate, it’s also on the same day that many locals come out to support the annual Wishlist Gala Ball. That only means one thing to me. It’s springtime. Every year seems to go quicker than the last and 2023 is no different. Maybe I’m being nostalgic as I celebrate…

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Connecting the Coast: How the Direct Rail Line and Public Transport Project Will Transform the Region

Minister for Transport and Main Roads and Minister for Digital Services The Honourable Mark Bailey Palaszczuk and Albanese governments deliver combined $20 million in funding to plan the Direct Sunshine Coast Rail Line, a future connection between Beerwah and Maroochydore. Major community consultation set to begin on four key transport projects for the Sunshine Coast…

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President’s Welcome – June 2023

June traditionally means the start of winter, tax time and another Queensland victory in the State of Origin series. All three have come to fruition again this year and I hope you’ve enjoyed the latter as much as I did. With the first six months of the year done and dusted we look forward to…

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Maroochy Member Mail – June 2023

  June traditionally means the start of winter, tax time and another Queensland victory in the State of Origin series. All three have come to fruition again this year and I hope you’ve enjoyed the latter as much as I did. With the first six months of the year done and dusted we look forward…

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Maroochy Member Mail – March 2023

  It’s around this time of the year we comment on how quickly the year has flown by, can you believe March is all but done and Easter is upon us? This year the Chamber is working hard to provide great value to its members through events and advocacy work. The Chamber has already hosted…

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Presidents Welcome 2023

It’s around this time of the year we comment on how quickly the year has flown by, can you believe March is all but done and Easter is upon us? It’s been an incredibly busy start to the year for our Chamber and we are leaving no stone unturned to ensure we provide our members…

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President’s Welcome December 2022

With Christmas just a few days away, it’s important to reflect on the past twelve months and all the achievements we have accomplished over the past year. I am sure many of our members are looking forward to a nice break with family and friends over the festive season and we wish you all the…

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Young Chamber Update September

The Young Chamber has had a big couple of months!  There was an event held at SEAFM to celebrate the continued sponsorship and provided education on public speaking. There was also an event held at Paradise Rum to introduce the new sponsorship from HRM Contracting & Consulting. This event was themed around leadership and welcomed…

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Presidents Welcome September 2022

Welcome to spring. It’s probably my favourite time of the year as the weather warms up and some of my favourite local events such as the Wishlist Spring Carnival lunch come to life. I’ve said this previously but I am continually inspired by the work of my fellow executive committee members as we continue to…

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