Greater Whitsunday Alliance is an opportunity for the Mackay, Isaac and Whitsunday regions to realise their full potential. The organisation is an independent, strategic and coordinated point of contact for local, national and international networks and will effectively advocate for projects and opportunities from both government and the private sector.
Through the Advancing Regional Innovation Program (ARIP) with funding from Advance Queensland, Greater Whitsunday Alliance is leading the region's innovation drive. The purpose of ARIP is to turn our region into a hub for innovation and enterprise and grow the Greater Whitsunday region into one which is recognised for our entrepreneurial spirit and capability.
Greater Whitsunday Alliance in conjunction with our collaborative partners will be delivering a range of activities over three years including:
- Innovation coordination
- Outreach innovation
- Ongoing marketing and communications to maintain awareness on innovation
- Youth Innovation
- Turning Ideas into Wealth