AUSactive Technogym Clinic – Brisbane event – June 1st

Where the Fitness and Sport sectors collide – THE ELITE COACHES GUIDE TO DEVELOPING ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE – A unique opportunity to experience the application of Technogym’s equipment for developing athletic performance with a World Class Coach that uses it every day with Elite athletes – It’s one thing to learn these principles from a book […]

Review of the Australian Apprenticeship Incentive System (Incentive System)

The Australian Government has commenced a Strategic Review of the Australian Apprenticeship Incentive System (Incentive System), including traineeships. As organisations with an interest in the traineeship system in Queensland, AQIA encourages you to participate in the Review that will occur between March and August 2024. The review of the Incentive System will include investigating: It […]

AUSactive Federal Budget Submission – For Healthier Lives – PETITION

AUSactive has put forward a budget submission proposal to the Federal Government that will not only help with the cost of living for many Australians but also get more people active by allowing fringe benefit tax (FBT) exemptions for fitness, for gym memberships to be tax deductible and to start a national public health campaign […]

Queensland Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy

The Queensland Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy (the Strategy) is being developed with the aim of improving the mental health and wellbeing of all Queenslanders. An important step in developing the Strategy is consultation with government, non-government and peak agencies, as well as people with lived and living experience. You are invited to help shape […]

QSport Conference – 29 May – register now!

The 2024 QSport Conference will unite current and emerging leaders from Queensland’s sport and recreation landscape, alongside vital government, corporate, and community stakeholders and partners. It serves as a pivotal occasion for the industry to converge, fostering connections, knowledge exchange, and collaboration. With the theme ‘Leading for Legacy’, the 2024 Conference aims to delve into […]

AUSactive National Awards program 2024

The AUSactive National Awards Program recognises and celebrates the outstanding achievement of the Australian Active Health and Exercise industry.  We would LOVE to see Queensland fitness and exercise organisations represented in the nominations. The Awards program consists of a series of state-based events showcasing state finalists for the majority of categories and state winners. These […]

May is Queensland Small Business Month!

Each May Queensland Small Business Month (QSBM) sets out to highlight, celebrate and support the thousands of small businesses operating across the state year-round. The month releases a great program of events, including workshops held across the state, as well as online sessions. Alternatively, you can organise your own event and add it to the […]

Gambling Community Benefit Fund (GCBF)

Round 121 (the 30th Anniversary super round) will open mid-March and close 30 April 2024. The Gambling Community Benefit Fund (GCBF) is Queensland’s largest one-off community grants program and distributes approximately $60 million each year to not-for-profit community groups. The GCBF funding helps these groups to provide services, leisure activities and opportunities for Queensland communities. […]

Queensland Volunteering Awards 2024

The Queensland Volunteering Awards 2024 nominations are now open until March 31st.  As an industry that values and recognises the hard work, dedication and commitment of our volunteers, AQIA would love to see the active industry represented and recognised at the awards. Now is the time to shine a spotlight on the volunteer sector across […]

VET Workforce Blueprint

The Australian Government, in collaboration with states and territories, is developing a VET Workforce Blueprint to support, grow and sustain the VET workforce. The Blueprint will identify strategies and actions for workforce issues such as attraction, retention, development, and career progression.   Over the past few months, dandolopartners has been working with the Department of Employment […]