Key Projects

Moreton Kids Festival 2020

Moreton Kids Festival celebrates the wide-eyed wonderment and ethusiasm of youth with a program of family-friendly entertainment.

Innovate Moreton Bay has partnered with MBRIT and Moreton Kids Festival for the purpose of engaging with young people to encourage and inspire innovation and technology at a grassroots level. The Innovative Kids feature activations including robotics, coding, virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and more.

Entrepreneurial Talent & Capacity Development in the Moreton Bay Ecosystem

Moreton Bay is one of Australia's fastest growing areas, projected to grow 690,000 residents by 2041. The region strives to further develop their dynamic economy, invest in critical infrastructure projects and networks, and stimulate and support innovative business development.

Innovate Moreton Bay, supported by Advance Queensland's Advancing Regional Innovation Program (ARIP), and its key partners have implemented various initiatives from 2018 to 2020 to stimulate the local innovation ecosystem and turn the region into a hub for innovation and enterprise.

QODE 2020 Innovate Moreton Bay Delegation

Learn about Innovate Moreton Bay's delegation to QODE 2020.

Moreton Bay Tough

To highlight the inspiring stories and to cultivate the region’s community spirit, Moreton Bay Region Industry & Tourism (MBRIT), in partnership with Moreton Bay Regional Council and USC, supported by 16 business partners including Innovate Moreton Bay, have developed the Moreton Bay Tough campaign.

Business Moreton Bay Region

Business Moreton Bay Region is the number one resource centre empowering our region's small businesses by providing communications, resources and support relevant to the five stages of business. Subscribe to Business Moreton Bay Region to:

  • Learn the latest Local, State and Feeral business news
  • Discover local training and professional development opportunities
  • Connect with key stakeholders and networks in the region
  • Engage with our world-class business events

Conquering COVID

The work of Conquering Covid is initially focussed on support activity with businesses in Samford and Moreton Bay Region, engaging with groups such as the Samford Chamber of Commerce and the Samford Sustainable Business Precinct. RDA Moreton Bay and its constituent groups are a key facilitating agency.

Sustainable Moreton Bay

The Sustainable Moreton Bay Business Toolbox will help businesses to be more sustainable economically and ecologically. Practical ideas, guidelines and networks will enable businesses to be more connected, more viable and more ethical - doing well while doing good.

Green Street

Green Street is designed and sponsored by people who believe grassroots action is needed so that we can live more sustainably at home, at work and in the community.

Sustainable Startup Hub

The Sustainable Startup Hub will be a focal point for innovators in Moreton Bay Region and collaborating regional hubs, supporting an ecosystem that fosters sustainable growth.

FounderFest 2019

Read about the inaugural Innovate Moreton Bay FounderFest program.

Innovate Moreton Bay QODE 2019 Delegation

Learn about Innovate Moreton Bay's delegation to the QODE 2019 regional showcase.

Moreton Kids Festival 2019

Moreton Kids Festival celebrates the wide-eyed wonderment and ethusiasm of youth with a program of family-friendly entertainment.

Innovate Moreton Bay has partnered with MBRIT and Moreton Kids Festival for the purpose of engaging with young people to encourage and inspire innovation and technology at a grassroots level. The Innovative Kids feature activations including robotics, coding, virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and more.

STEM Robo Camps

Innovate Moreton Bay and Grace Lutheran College are proud to be able to offer STEM Robotics Camps based on the Lego platform to students across the region. These camps are offered at no cost to the community and are a commitment from Innovate Moreton Bay and Grace Lutheran College to support students in the region. These camps run either at Grace Lutheran College Rothwell campus or at local schools, generally lasting between one and two days. During these camps students learn how to approach challenges using the Problem Based Learning (PBL) approach. if you are interested in being involved in this innovative project please contact Innovate Moreton Bay for more details.

Lego League

Innovate Moreton Bay and Grace Lutheran College are proud to partner in support children in the Queensland region by hosting significant robotics competitions including FIRST® LEGO® League. These competitions whilst are based around robotics generally tend to train children in softer skills such as resilience, community focus and teamwork. if you are interested in learning more about FIRST®

FIRST Robotics (Team Australia)

Grace Lutheran College has been proud to represent Australia in the world's most prestigious robotics event – FIRST® Global Challenge. The College has been selected out of 600 teams Australia wide over the last four consecutive years to represent our nation. Locations for this event have included Washington DC, Mexico City, Dubai and more recently the COVID19 safe Internet. Grace College has been awarded silver medals at all events attended, an incredible achievement considering only one team per nation and over 170 nations present. Grace has also enjoyed the support of fellow Innovate Moreton Bay partner Costal Protection Core.

BCI Robot

Our latest project is the BCI Robot Community STEM Program. The Build – Create – Innovate a robot that is been developed from the ground up within the region at Grace Lutheran College is available to students throughout the Moreton Bay Area will be able to engage in next level technology building and coding whilst engaging in collaborative teamwork environments.