Home / Tag Archives: Toowoomba Startup Group

Tag Archives: Toowoomba Startup Group

Events startup Gathrin spreads its wings

As part of the post-Airbnb surge in peer-to-peer platforms, Toowoomba startup Gathrin has cultivated a particular niche: renting unique items and services for events planning, up to and including exotic birds. Launched in July, Gathrin rents out everything from grass ...

Read More »

Mentor Blaze to set Queensland alight

Queensland will transform into Silicon Valley this Thursday, when another round of the state-wide mentoring program Mentor Blaze launches. Six locations around the state will provide Queensland’s budding entrepreneurs a chance to take their ideas, share them broadly, and get feedback with access to over 400 mentors tomorrow afternoon. ...

Read More »

Toowoomba meetup puts photography entrepreneur in focus

In a trial run for an upcoming TEDx talk, photographer and BEFA 2015 Asia Pacific Female Entrepreneur of The Year Alice Mabin recounted her entrepreneurial journey at the Toowoomba Startup Group last Wednesday. The Roma-based Mabin has grown her own photography business ...

Read More »

Toowoomba Startup Weekend set to educate industry

Signalling a trend towards more themed startup events in Queensland, Toowoomba is set to host Startup Weekend EDU in May 15-17th. A dual stream event, Startup Weekend EDU will operate with a Youth track, for budding entrepreneurs aged 18 and under, and an ...

Read More »

RollCall Global pivots to emerging drivers

Safety startup RollCall Global has moved on from an initial focus on quad bikes to beginner drivers. Winner of Startup Weekend Toowoomba and the People’s Choice Award, RollCall Global’s safety concept is designed to notify friends, family and emergency services ...

Read More »

Toowoomba Startup Group prepares for first coworking space

After nearly a year of hosting meetups and organising startup events, the Toowomba Startup Group is working towards hosting the city’s first coworking space. On Tuesday, the group began trialling coworking with local entreprenuers directly after their fortnightly meetup at the Engine Room ...

Read More »