Study finds cybersecurity skills gaps on boards as Optus debacle rolls on

Study finds cybersecurity skills gaps on boards as Optus debacle rolls on

As the backlash continues over a data breach at Optus that has potentially compromised the details of 9.8 million current and former customers, a University of Queensland (...

Victorian Government lifts work from home recommendations

Victorian Government lifts work from home recommendations

With fourth dose vaccinations now available, more antiviral options...

Mandatory COVID isolation to end nationally mid-October

Mandatory COVID isolation to end nationally mid-October

National Cabinet has today determined that mandatory isolation peri...

Sunset on the horizon in 2023 for developer Sunland

Sunset on the horizon in 2023 for developer Sunland

A developer behind some of the Gold Coast's most iconic buildin...

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Cali Beach Club operator to transform Brisbane’s GPO with $7m redevelopment

Cali Beach Club operator to transform Brisbane’s GPO with $7m redevelopment

The hospitality group behind popular Gold Coast venue Cali Beach Cl...

Workers still missing from CBDs despite a lift in office space take-up

Workers still missing from CBDs despite a lift in office space take-up

New data demonstrating a positive lift in the take-up of ...

Iris Capital doubles down on the Gold Coast as V&A Broadbeach sales hit $200m

Iris Capital doubles down on the Gold Coast as V&A Broadbeach sales hit $200m

With demolition work underway on its $1 billion V&A Broadbeach ...

F45 shares in a bloodbath after founder Gilchrist quits as CEO

F45 shares in a bloodbath after founder Gilchrist quits as CEO

A ‘strategic update’ descended into a stock market bloo...

"Alarming": A third of bosses actively discourage staff working from home

"Alarming": A third of bosses actively discourage staff working from home

The insistence of some bosses to keep employees coming into th...

Australia Fair to receive a $50m facelift as competition heats up in Southport CBD

Australia Fair to receive a $50m facelift as competition heats up in Southport CBD

One of the Gold Coast’s oldest major retail centres, Australi...

UQ study finds diversity makes boards better, so how do we get more women into director roles?

UQ study finds diversity makes boards better, so how do we get more women into director roles?

A wide-ranging study into the impacts of board diversity unveiled b...

Splendour in the Grass main stage events cancelled for today due to wet weather

Splendour in the Grass main stage events cancelled for today due to wet weather

One day after the organisers of Byron Bay Bluesfest released a glow...

Reality TV series set to promote the Gold Coast to millions of Koreans

Reality TV series set to promote the Gold Coast to millions of Koreans

The Gold Coast has been announced as the host destination for a new...

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Entrepreneurship

Digital disruptor Explorate ventures into new waters amid global freight mayhem

Digital disruptor Explorate ventures into new waters amid global freight mayhem

After a heady two years of surging demand for its international logistics services, Brisbane-based technology company Explorate is set for global expansion as the company c...

Founders of fintech favourite Swyftx take out top prize at the Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards

Founders of fintech favourite Swyftx take out top prize at the Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards

The founders of crypto trading platform Swyftx, Alex Harper and Ang...

Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards to kick off tonight with cohort of first-class founders

Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards to kick off tonight with cohort of first-class founders

Competition is heating up in the river city as the Queensland capit...

Ethnolink, a behind-the-scenes success story of multicultural Australia, adds Indigenous services

Ethnolink, a behind-the-scenes success story of multicultural Australia, adds Indigenous services

A Melbourne-based translation services company that has quietly bee...

Companies

Bottoms up: Sydney cold brew coffee liqueur brand Mr Black acquired by beverage giant Diageo

Bottoms up: Sydney cold brew coffee liqueur brand Mr Black acquired by beverage giant Diageo

Fast-growing coffee liqueur brand Mr Black is joining a portfo...

Fitness First parent divests franchise division of Jetts Fitness via management buyout

Fitness First parent divests franchise division of Jetts Fitness via management buyout

Jetts Fitness Australia CEO Elaine Jobson has led the acquisition o...

Universal Store buys Byron Bay fashion brand THRILLS for $50m

Universal Store buys Byron Bay fashion brand THRILLS for $50m

After working alongside Universal Store (ASX: UNI) for nine years, ...

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Retail

Goodwill impairment blows out Toys“R”Us ANZ losses

Goodwill impairment blows out Toys“R”Us ANZ losses

The Australian operator of toys and hobbies brand Toys"R"...

Booktopia directors quit as former CEO Nash takes upper hand in bitter board battle

Booktopia directors quit as former CEO Nash takes upper hand in bitter board battle

A bitter boardroom battle led by former CEO and company founder Ton...

Autograph, Katies parent fined for misleading consumers on face mask certification

Autograph, Katies parent fined for misleading consumers on face mask certification

The parent company of fashion retailers Autograph and Katies has pa...

ARA pens clean-tech partnership to help retailers go Greener

ARA pens clean-tech partnership to help retailers go Greener

The peak body for Australian retailers has employed the services of...

 

Opinion

AI is creeping into our courts. Should we be concerned?

AI is creeping into our courts. Should we be concerned?

Imagine finding yourself in court but rather than a human judge con...

Qantas, the trying kangaroo: why things won’t get better any time soon

Qantas, the trying kangaroo: why things won’t get better any time soon

Unlike many airlines, Australia’s flag carrier Qantas has sur...

The most important cryptocurrency event in years is about to begin – the windfall goes to the planet

The most important cryptocurrency event in years is about to begin – the windfall goes to the planet

Amid the continuous noise about cryptocurrencies, it’s often ...

Leadership

Study finds cybersecurity skills gaps on boards as Optus debacle rolls on

Study finds cybersecurity skills gaps on boards as Optus debacle rolls on

As the backlash continues over a data breach at Optus that has pote...

Founder of micro-investing platform Raiz to depart

Founder of micro-investing platform Raiz to depart

Raiz Invest (ASX: RZI) managing director and joint CEO George Lucas...

Costa Group’s shares slump as CEO quits following an ‘intense couple of years’

Costa Group’s shares slump as CEO quits following an ‘intense couple of years’

Shares in Costa Group (ASX: CGC) have taken a big hit on the market...

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Property

Devine abandons Alba to upsize at Burleigh Heads with $400m Burly tower

Devine abandons Alba to upsize at Burleigh Heads with $400m Burly tower

In a sign that the heat has yet to come out of the Gold Coast prope...

Sunset on the horizon in 2023 for developer Sunland

Sunset on the horizon in 2023 for developer Sunland

A developer behind some of the Gold Coast's most iconic buildin...

Aniko Group plans $1b landmark project for Mermaid Beach 'bomb site'

Aniko Group plans $1b landmark project for Mermaid Beach 'bomb site'

Private developer Aniko Group has revealed plans for a landmark $1 ...

Mosaic Property Group defies ‘failure to launch’ syndrome as project portfolio hits $1.7 billion

Mosaic Property Group defies ‘failure to launch’ syndrome as project portfolio hits $1.7 billion

Mosaic Property Group, a Brisbane-based company co-founded and led ...

 

Health

Sale of Ellume's Australian arm on the table as liabilities hit $140m

Sale of Ellume's Australian arm on the table as liabilities hit $140m

Voluntary administrators of Brisbane-based medtech Ellume’s A...

Teeth whitening brand Mr. Bright acquired by ASX-listed Wellnex Life for $1.5m

Teeth whitening brand Mr. Bright acquired by ASX-listed Wellnex Life for $1.5m

Melbourne-based teeth whitening brand Mr. Bright has been acquired ...

Thriving fitness brand Fitstop boosts New Zealand footprint with two new locations

Thriving fitness brand Fitstop boosts New Zealand footprint with two new locations

Almost two months after raising $3.3 million to tackle the US marke...

ResApp shareholders approve $180m Pfizer takeover

ResApp shareholders approve $180m Pfizer takeover

Global biopharmaceutical giant Pfizer will progress with its $180 m...

Technology

Gilmour Space Technologies planning to send Australia’s first rideshare mission into orbit

Gilmour Space Technologies planning to send Australia’s first rideshare mission into orbit

Gold Coast-based Gilmour Space Technologies, set to bring its first...

Digital freight forwarder Ofload buys CIA Logistics after notching 500pc revenue growth

Digital freight forwarder Ofload buys CIA Logistics after notching 500pc revenue growth

After 35 years in business, Port Melbourne-based freight specialist...

Brisbane startup Benzina Zero launches European-style EV mopeds in Australia, Italy

Brisbane startup Benzina Zero launches European-style EV mopeds in Australia, Italy

"Zero fuel" is the translation from Italian for a Br...

Extending Wi-Fi range 10-fold: Sydney's Morse Micro raises $140m

Extending Wi-Fi range 10-fold: Sydney's Morse Micro raises $140m

An Australian semi-conductor developer looking to revolutionise Wi-...

Legal

Court throws out ASIC's $22m case against CBA as judge slams ‘form’ over ‘substance’

Court throws out ASIC's $22m case against CBA as judge slams ‘form’ over ‘substance’

The corporate watchdog has failed in its $22 million civil action a...

Watchdog sues Nuix alleging breaches of disclosure and directors' duties

Watchdog sues Nuix alleging breaches of disclosure and directors' duties

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) is taki...

AI is creeping into our courts. Should we be concerned?

AI is creeping into our courts. Should we be concerned?

Imagine finding yourself in court but rather than a human judge con...

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Finance

E-commerce aggregator Una Brands closes $45m Series B

E-commerce aggregator Una Brands closes $45m Series B

E-commerce company Una Brands has today announced it has raised $45...

Lug+Carrie picks up $5m in bridge funding to cross into the US

Lug+Carrie picks up $5m in bridge funding to cross into the US

Melbourne-based eBike subscription provider Lug+Carrie has secured ...

Proptech CIM set to bolster global footprint after raising $10m in Series A

Proptech CIM set to bolster global footprint after raising $10m in Series A

A Sydney-based software company using machine algorithms to mo...

Extending Wi-Fi range 10-fold: Sydney's Morse Micro raises $140m

Extending Wi-Fi range 10-fold: Sydney's Morse Micro raises $140m

An Australian semi-conductor developer looking to revolutionise Wi-...

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