Do you enjoy being innovative, working with others and collaborating to come up with some great solutions and concepts that could benefit the Sunshine Coast and wider community? Do you want to add to the Sunshine Coast Smart City theme by creating smart applications from Open Data for business and the community? After a successful inaugural event last year, Sunshine Coast Council's HackFest is back in 2016. HackFest 2016 aims to link up community members and provide the incentive to participate, innovate, create, develop, and succeed. Working in teams or individually, HackFest 2016 is for...Read more
The nbn ™ network will become critical for health, education, business development and the overall long-term sustainable growth of the Sunshine Coast region. Right now on the Sunshine Coast, over 29,000 premises are ready for service, with a further 50,000 currently under construction. By 2020, every home and business is expected to be able to benefit from the nationwide upgrade to Australia’s broadband infrastructure. Access to fast broadband is designed to provide a range of benefits for homes and businesses such as improved opportunities to work from home, better access to online education...Read more