U.S. startup arrives in Queensland to take up Hot DesQ

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia selected by U.S. virtual reality startup, TimeLooper, as debut APAC base 18 July 2016: The first international startup to benefit from the Queensland Government’s Advance Queensland Hot DesQ initiative has today arrived in the state, selecting QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) ... More

HotDesQ: Move your startup to Brisbane’s creative hub

MOVE YOUR STARTUP TO BRISBANE’S CREATIVE HUB up to $100k available + free coworking Hot DesQ offers international and interstate startups, and even Aussie expats, up to $100k in funding and the chance to base themselves at QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA). CEA is Australia’s only dedicated creative ... More

Seeking awesome volunteers for Startup Weekend Brisbane | Creative Tech

What is Startup Weekend Startup Weekend is a 54-hour sprint where creative and tech minded folks get together and launch exciting new startup businesses in record time. To capture the magic and vibe of this weekend event we are looking for awesome student talent to share the stories in the lead up and during the ... More

We’re hiring! Events and Engagement Manager

QUT CEA is recruiting for an energetic Events and Engagement Manager Exciting opportunity for an energetic individual to lead & manage a full schedule of events for a creative businesses incubator & co-working space Opportunity to drive the successful delivery of events for a creative businesses incubator ... More

Creative3 Pitch winners ‘Bluethumb’ to represent Australia at Creative Business Cup in Denmark

Creative3 Pitch winners, Bluethumb, will represent the nation at the Creative Business Cup in Copenhagen, Denmark from 17-18 November, with an international jury choosing the winners based on the criteria of creativity and market potential. The Adelaide / Melbourne-based startup will compete against 63 countries at ... More

I Wear Ethical: Sustainable Tees, Love For The Earth

With a heavy, sweat-laden Brisbane summer drawing ever closer, there's no doubt it's time to start investing in breathable, stylish t-shirts to fend off heatstroke. As we also approach the consumer-crazy season of Christmas, it's important to be mindful of what is being bought, and keeping an eye on the ethical ... More


School’s In: Peppermint’s First Magazine School

Authenticity, working hard and keeping passion alive were the takeaway messages gifted to the eager students of Magazine School, the first of hopefully many inspirational events run by Peppermint Magazine. Peppermint editor Kelley Sheenan and her excellent team facilitated the day-long event last Sunday with an ... More

How creative entrepreneurs turn ideas into invoices

Creative entrepreneurs are blessed with an inundation of brilliant ideas. The challenge is backing up brilliant ideas with business and finance know-how. Our solution... The Creative Business Workshop: from ideas to invoices On August 25th The Coterie hosted a creative business workshop to guide particip... More

We’re hiring! Community Host (The Coterie)

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) is looking for an outgoing, well connected individual to be the Community Host for The Coterie co-working space. The Community Host will with be the face of The Coterie and be responsible for coordinating the development, planning, promotion and engagement of new community ... More

Top creative startups selected to pitch to investors and represent Australia at world championships for entrepreneurs

Media release 21 July 2015 Four creative startups from across Australia have been selected to pitch to early stage investors at Australia’s only event dedicated to connecting creative industries ventures with investors, QUT Creative Enterprise Australia’s Creative3 Pitch on September 17, 2015. The prestigious ... More