Local Business Imagination

Think Small First: Small Business Day, Saturday 28 October 2017.

This statewide movement is gaining momentum.  Designed to raise awareness about small business in Western Australia. They are the lifeblood and heart of what makes our local communities great. This is about celebrating our passionate entrepreneurs, butchers, mechanics, artists, accountants, gardeners, interior designers, foodies, personal trainers and more. Without small business, a community doesn’t thrive.  Without…

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TEDx Perth is coming . . . .

Saturday 11 November 2017 marks the day when Innovators come together. Cultures come together. Ideas come together for inspiring talks by some of WA’s leading thinkers.  The day is fully catered and features performances, speaker Q&As, interactive displays and the all-important after-party. This annual event, in its sixth year, is the second-largest TEDx event in…

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Startup Weekend Perth is back!

Returning for its 11th time, Startup Weekend will be held at Spacecubed Perth, November 17th – 19th. In just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup, Silicon Valley style. As you learn how to create a real company, you’ll meet the very best mentors, investors,…

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Innovator of the Year 2017

How inventive have you been in the last 12 months?  Applications for the WA 2017 Innovator of the Year program are now open. Award winners will share in a prize pool of $145,000 to help commercialise their innovations, with the overall winner receiving a prize of $75,000.  Finalists and semi-finalists will receive professional assistance in…

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Reshaping our World – Technology in industry

Technology is now in everything we touch. It is switching, fixing, simplifying, adjusting, speeding up the world (and industry) as we know it – with robotics and 3D printing, remote control and smart everything, energy storage and artificial intelligence. This is transformative stuff and we are living in the fourth industrial revolution. On Tuesday 30th…

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It's on again….

Calling all entrepreneurs, new thinkers, young and old.  Startup Weekend is back for it’s 10th occasion at Spacecubed. If you’ve never been it’s 54 hours of intense mind blowing action and real businesses come from it. Starting at 5.00pm on Friday it all wraps up on Sunday evening at 9pm. It’s a learning experience for…

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StartUp Weekend

Returning for its 9th time at Spacecubed, Startup Weekend will be held in Perth, November 4th – 6th. In just 54 hours, you experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life as a startup. As you learn how to create a real company, you’ll meet mentors, investors, cofounders, and sponsors who are…

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LatestBuy are on the Trail

Town of Bassendean ranks in top 10 for garage sales registered Australia wide !!! With 34 garage sales registered by residents, the Town is now ranked 7th Australia wide on a per capita basis of population for the number of garage sales registered !!! Well done to Darren and Shaun Campbell from LatestBuy.com (113 Broadway,…

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Railfest Thundering Back

The men of steam of Rail Heritage WA at the Railway Museum are back with a vengeance this year. A great range of visiting displays, including several new heritage displays, and Brookfield are helping to spread the  safety message to the young. There will be the free shuttle bus again to reduce parking hassles, thanks…

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Charity Golf Day ~ 11 November 2016

Every year since 2012 local businessman Tony Prospero from MASC has organised a terrific charity golf event at Joondalup Resort. Tony is one of the founders of Holeseekers, a group which amongst other things organises this annual event. It goes without saying that Tony is a golf tragic but to join in the fun for…

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