Online webinars + workshops to support business

There’s never been a better time for industry operators to work on their business, and many industry bodies are providing opportunities to assist you in doing just that. Don’t worry if the exact timing doesn’t work for you, register anyway and you’ll generally be delivered a video of the content afterwards. 

Road to Recovery Tourism Tutorials (R2R)

Every Thursday, 2:00pm – 2:45pm: 

Presented by Australian Tourism Export Council   

A 36-week program designed to provide our industry with all the necessary tools in order to be ready for the bounce back. The Road to Recovery Tourism Tutorials are just 45 mins and are free of charge. 

Register for this free tourism tutorial series 

COVID-19 Support for Tourism Industry

Every Friday, 9:00am – 10:00am: 

Presented by Tourism Australia 

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, Tourism Australia is hosting a series of weekly webinars with different guest speakers. 

Register for this free webinar 

Events Sector Bounce Back

Every Friday, 10:00am: 

Presented by Tilma Group and EVENTS Academy 

Join regional event expert Linda Tillman over the coming weeks for a free Friday chat about how the events sector can innovate and bounce back in response to the Covid19 crisis. 

Visit the Facebook Event page to access Zoom meeting 

How  can  tourism  businesses  prepare for trade post-crisis?

Presented by Queensland Tourism Industry Council

This QTIC webinar included a panel of specialist domestic and international trade consultants offering relevant and practical advice to prepare for trade post-crisis.   

View recording here  

QTIC aims to deliver further webinars moving forward, and is keen to hear from you about topics of interest, which you can share via

Funding and assistance opportunities

Mentoring for Growth - Open

Offers eligible businesses access to volunteer business experts who provide insights, options and suggestions about challenges and opportunities.

R&D Tax Incentive.

The Research and Development Tax Incentive helps to offset some of the costs you put into eligible R&D, which benefits the wider Australian economy.

Jobs & Regional Growth - Open

The $150 million Jobs and Regional Growth Fund is part of the government’s broader Jobs and Regional Growth Package, targeted at growing regional economies.

Business NBN solution finder

This is an online tool designed to help businesses better understand the voice and data needs of each business site, including programs and levels of service support.

Free apprenticeships

Free apprenticeships for people under 21 cover the cost of training for apprentices and trainees who do a priority qualification from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2023.

Apprenticeship Support

Find out about new incentives to hire apprentices 21 to 24 years of age and to address national skills shortages in the process.

Back to Work program

The Back to Work program gives Queensland employers the confidence to take on new employees and grow their business.

Entrepreneurs' Infrastructure Program

This program, delivered by the Australian Government, provides practical support and funding for small and medium business.
Find Queensland Government grants and assistance programs that may help you


Chamber of Commerce

Stay tuned with the following Chambers of Commerce for information about their upcoming events and opportunities:



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