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Business Boost Grants – Round 2 opening soon

Small businesses ready to take their business to the next level are being encouraged to apply for a Business Boost grant up to $15,000. Previous recipients of a Business Boost grant have used the funds to introduce an online booking system, redevelop their website, develop a customised workplace health and safety system or train their […]

Councillors Jon Raven and Teresa Lane with Zhavia Ellis at Area 51

Business powers ahead

Investment, employment and fun are fast becoming a happy fact of life in the City of Logan. Logan City Council’s Investment Attraction Incentive Fund (IAIF) seeks to attract and strategically support projects in key industries. And it has achieved some remarkable results in the past financial year. The fund created more than 1000 jobs in […]

Mayor Darren Power with Brendan Churchill and Michael Glover

Mayor’s Taskforce delivers jobs

A taskforce led by City of Logan Mayor Darren Power is kicking goals with job seekers and businesses. The Mayor’s Local Jobs and Skills Taskforce has already put more than 100 people into work locally. Launched in November last year, the taskforce aims to reduce unemployment in the city. That figure has shrunk in the […]

Children play trampoline basketball at Area 51

Logan set to be home to Australia’s largest indoor play centre, plus new night markets

Area 51 is an exciting new indoor Adventureland, with a 300-seat café and 10 party rooms, located at Underwood in Brisbane. The centre is currently under construction and when completed will be the largest indoor, fully air-conditioned play centre in Australia covering 7,200 sqm. The facility will include a multi-level soft playground, ninja course, toddler […]

Council staff engaging with business owner at florist

New look for LOED and new Economic Development Strategy

Logan Office of Economic Development has undergone a brand uplift, to align with the new City of Logan brand. In conducting the brand review and strategy, it was apparent the LOED brand had significant brand equity with stakeholders including local businesses, investors, Councillors, Council staff and government partners. Thanks to the people at the helm and […]