Interested in hosting a workshop for Young Writers in your regional community?

State Library’s Young People and Families team is excited to open an Expression of Interest seeking two regional public libraries to host the Young Writers Camp, an intensive creative writing working for young people aged 15-17. Young Writers Camp is three inspired days of creativity and collaboration, where participants will explore and develop their love … Read more

FROM ‘GARAGE FANTASY’ TO GLOBAL REALITY: THE RISE OF CARL KRUMINS’ SMS TECHNOLOGY COMPANY

When Carl Krumins was fired from a job cleaning floors, twenty years ago, the aspiring tech entrepreneur realised he would never achieve success unless he pursued his passion. Today, his brainchild – mobile messaging tech provider SMSGlobal – is an international success story. With 70 staff across five offices (New York, Dubai, Croatia, Melbourne and … Read more

Behind the scenes of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games at City of Gold Coast Libraries

City of Gold Coast Libraries presents 2018 Inside Scoop – seven exclusive events taking the community behind the scenes of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, bringing them the inside scoop from the people in the know. It’s a unique chance to get the lowdown on the city’s preparations to host its biggest ever international … Read more

ADELAIDE HILLS-BASED CHEESE MAKERS PARTNER WITH JAPANESE GROUP FOR $14.4 MILLION

ADELAIDE Hills-based artisan cheese company Udder Delights has partnered with Japanese dairy company Snow Brand in a $14.4 million partnership. Snow Brand has taken over a restructured Udder Delights Australia, and will keep husband and wife duo Saul and Sheree Sullivan (pictured) in their respective roles of managing director and chief executive of the business. … Read more

“Airbnb but for education”: Hey You co-founder Rebekah Campbell launches new venture Zambesi after realising her “burning life ambition”

Hey You co-founder Rebekah Campbell has ventured into the education space, launching an online marketplace for founders seeking help from startup industry leaders on topics such as raising capital, scaling a startup, and hiring a top tech team. Billed by Campbell as like “Airbnb but for education”, Zambesi delivers founder education workshops presented by prominent … Read more

No such thing as a free gift : the Gates foundation and the price of philanthropy (book)

Author: Linsey McGoey The charitable sector is one of the fastest-growing industries in the global economy. Nearly half of the more than 85,000 private foundations in the United States have come into being since the year 2000. Just under 5,000 more were established in 2011 alone. This deluge of philanthropy has helped create a world … Read more