Tomas Steenackers’ National Optical Care expands further in Queensland

Tomas Steenackers’ National Optical Care expands further in Queensland

National Optical Care (NOC), founded by 2018 Australian Young Entrepreneur of the Year award winner Tomas Steenackers, has expanded its Queensland portfolio with three optometry practice acquisitio...

NSW tourism and events sector gets $530m shot in the arm

NSW tourism and events sector gets $530m shot in the arm

As New South Wales blasts through vaccine milestones, the state gov...

Screen Queensland to begin construction on new Cairns film studio in 2022

Screen Queensland to begin construction on new Cairns film studio in 2022

Business is booming in the Queensland screen sector and Cairns is s...

Virgin Australia to lift flight capacity linking QLD tourism hotspots with SA, Tasmania

Virgin Australia to lift flight capacity linking QLD tourism hotspots with SA, Tasmania

Virgin Australia is set to add almost 150,000 more seats in flights...

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Toll workers secure “industry first” superannuation and job security offer

Toll workers secure “industry first” superannuation and job security offer

UPDATE (11.04AM AEDT 14 October): Toll has issued a statement ...

Government to develop mandatory ransomware reporting regime for businesses

Government to develop mandatory ransomware reporting regime for businesses

Australian businesses with annual turnover above $10 million will n...

Australia partners with NASA on our first mission to the Moon

Australia partners with NASA on our first mission to the Moon

An Australian-made rover will be included in a future mission to th...

Carbon tariffs will devastate the economy of “climate laggard Australia”, says Climate Council

Carbon tariffs will devastate the economy of “climate laggard Australia”, says Climate Council

While political leaders in Australia debate the economic&...

Return of Young Rock to inject $47 million into Australian economy

Return of Young Rock to inject $47 million into Australian economy

The Australian economy is expected to receive a $47 million shot in...

Amazonia to build ‘innovation lab’ for experimentation with plant-sourced superfoods

Amazonia to build ‘innovation lab’ for experimentation with plant-sourced superfoods

Australian health food company Amazonia is preparing to build an 1,...

Bec + Bridge to open four new stores before end of November, including WA debut

Bec + Bridge to open four new stores before end of November, including WA debut

Womenswear label Bec + Bridge is expanding its bricks and mortar st...

Vicinity Centres picks up major stake in Gold Coast Harbour Town for $358m

Vicinity Centres picks up major stake in Gold Coast Harbour Town for $358m

Vicinity Centres (ASX: VCX) is doubling down on outlet retail with ...

Star Entertainment loses $932m in value as investors shaken by money laundering allegations

Star Entertainment loses $932m in value as investors shaken by money laundering allegations

The Star Entertainment Group (ASX: SGR) shares fell by almost 23 pe...

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Entrepreneurship

Zero Co breaks the Internet on crowdfunding launch, receives $6m investment from Square Peg

Zero Co breaks the Internet on crowdfunding launch, receives $6m investment from Square Peg

Byron Bay-based Zero Co today announced it has received a $6 million investment from global investment firm Square Peg, but it was the zero-waste company’s equity crowdfunding raise that brok...

Naked Life Spirits launches non-alcoholic canned cocktails range with Coles and Woolworths

Naked Life Spirits launches non-alcoholic canned cocktails range with Coles and Woolworths

Melbourne-based Naked Life, known for its sugar-free sodas and iced...

How the technology “no one in Australia wanted” launched with Samsung

How the technology “no one in Australia wanted” launched with Samsung

While Australian researchers worked to develop solutions in a world...

Body Fit Training to pump up US presence through $60m IP sale to Xponential Fitness

Body Fit Training to pump up US presence through $60m IP sale to Xponential Fitness

With 300 franchises and counting, one of Australia's fastest-gr...

Companies

Wood Tech plans PPE manufacturing boost with $12m Rogers Industries acquisition

Wood Tech plans PPE manufacturing boost with $12m Rogers Industries acquisition

Manufacturer The Wood Tech Group will strengthen its diversificatio...

Tomas Steenackers’ National Optical Care expands further in Queensland

Tomas Steenackers’ National Optical Care expands further in Queensland

National Optical Care (NOC), founded by 2018 Australian Young Entre...

Aristocrat Leisure to buy online gambling giant Playtech for $5 billion

Aristocrat Leisure to buy online gambling giant Playtech for $5 billion

Australian pokies maker Aristocrat Leisure (ASX: ALL) is looking to...

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Retail

Bec + Bridge to open four new stores before end of November, including WA debut

Bec + Bridge to open four new stores before end of November, including WA debut

Womenswear label Bec + Bridge is expanding its bricks and mortar st...

Ellen Powell's The Somewhere Co. opens "poster child" Perth store

Ellen Powell's The Somewhere Co. opens "poster child" Perth store

Over the past 18 months stories have abounded of established retail...

Kikki.K to be rescued by Peter Lew’s Brandbank Group

Kikki.K to be rescued by Peter Lew’s Brandbank Group

Australian stationery retailer kikki.K will be saved from collapse ...

Collins Foods to quadruple Dutch KFC store count in deal with Yum! Brands

Collins Foods to quadruple Dutch KFC store count in deal with Yum! Brands

Brisbane-based Collins Foods (ASX: CKF) has long been overshadowed ...

 

Leadership

Sydney Top Companies 11-20

Sydney Top Companies 11-20

With a market value of $139 billion, the 11-20 section of the Sydne...

Sydney Top Companies 31-40

Sydney Top Companies 31-40

The disruption – both positive and negative – that has ...

Sydney Top Companies 41-50

Sydney Top Companies 41-50

From electronics design software to toasters, IGA supermarkets to b...

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Property

Vicinity Centres picks up major stake in Gold Coast Harbour Town for $358m

Vicinity Centres picks up major stake in Gold Coast Harbour Town for $358m

Vicinity Centres (ASX: VCX) is doubling down on outlet retail with ...

Iris Capital dives into Gold Coast market with $800 million two-tower project

Iris Capital dives into Gold Coast market with $800 million two-tower project

Iris Capital is at the helm of one of the most significant developm...

Youfoodz seals deal with LOGOS to build new QLD production facility

Youfoodz seals deal with LOGOS to build new QLD production facility

As Youfoodz (ASX: YFZ) shareholders prepare to vote on whether to c...

The Star's new $400m Gold Coast tower tops out

The Star's new $400m Gold Coast tower tops out

The Star Entertainment Group’s (ASX: SGR) $400 million tower,...

 

Health

Melbourne hearing tech startup Hemideina taking on Cochlear with $10m Series A raise

Melbourne hearing tech startup Hemideina taking on Cochlear with $10m Series A raise

A female-led medical technology company is lifting the frequency of...

Heart disease AI diagnostics med-tech Artrya to list at $105m valuation

Heart disease AI diagnostics med-tech Artrya to list at $105m valuation

A Perth-based company aiming to alleviate the world's leading c...

TGA approves 15-second COVID-19 killer Nanocyn

TGA approves 15-second COVID-19 killer Nanocyn

Able to kill COVID-19 in 15 seconds, Nanocyn, a hospital-grade disi...

Australian vape manufacturer Liber Pharmaceuticals at the forefront of legislative change

Australian vape manufacturer Liber Pharmaceuticals at the forefront of legislative change

With changes to federal legislation around accessing nicotine ...

Technology

Angry merchants make good on class action against Tyro Payments

Angry merchants make good on class action against Tyro Payments

Disgruntled merchants have made good their threats to sue Tyro Paym...

Melbourne hearing tech startup Hemideina taking on Cochlear with $10m Series A raise

Melbourne hearing tech startup Hemideina taking on Cochlear with $10m Series A raise

A female-led medical technology company is lifting the frequency of...

Superloop shares up 20 per cent on HK, Singapore asset sales

Superloop shares up 20 per cent on HK, Singapore asset sales

Brisbane-based connectivity services company Superloop (ASX: SLC) h...

Cyborg Dynamics Engineering secures $3.3m deal for Australia-first unmanned ground vehicle

Cyborg Dynamics Engineering secures $3.3m deal for Australia-first unmanned ground vehicle

Brisbane-based robotics and AI company Cyborg Dynamics Engineering ...

Legal

ASIC takes insurance giant to task over allegedly failing to apply $60m in promised discounts

ASIC takes insurance giant to task over allegedly failing to apply $60m in promised discounts

Australia’s corporate watchdog has Insurance Australia Limite...

Toll workers secure “industry first” superannuation and job security offer

Toll workers secure “industry first” superannuation and job security offer

UPDATE (11.04AM AEDT 14 October): Toll has issued a statement ...

CommBank in Federal Court over alleged worker underpayments totalling $16.44m

CommBank in Federal Court over alleged worker underpayments totalling $16.44m

Australia’s Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) has commenced proceedin...

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Finance

Digital gift-card giant Prezzee eyes stock market float

Digital gift-card giant Prezzee eyes stock market float

Leading digital gifting platform Prezzee is considering a stock-mar...

BOQ profits more than triple during bumper year for cash earnings

BOQ profits more than triple during bumper year for cash earnings

During a financial year that saw Bank of Queensland (ASX: BOQ) acqu...

Fraud prevention platform FrankieOne raises $20m as fintechs, banks sign up in droves

Fraud prevention platform FrankieOne raises $20m as fintechs, banks sign up in droves

A Melbourne company that originally set out to be a neobank has fou...

Write-downs take a $1.3 billion sledgehammer to Westpac profits

Write-downs take a $1.3 billion sledgehammer to Westpac profits

Write-downs and other significant items will reduce Westpac’s...

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