Tourism Pioneer Reaches Milestone

The Central Highlands’ key tourism development agency has congratulated a pioneering business on a major… Read more »


My name is Brad Stallard and I’m pleased to join CHDC as its new Regional… Read more »

Welcome to CHDC’s new Business Facilitator

I would like to introduce myself back to the people of the Central Highlands. My… Read more »

Wrap Up: Industry & Innovation Forum

Last week, CHDC welcomed a stellar line-up of guest speakers to Emerald for its second… Read more »

Forum Delivers Valuable Lesson

It continues to be a busy time for me as I try to get around… Read more »

Emerald Shows Potential For Abattoir

Queensland’s Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) last week released its analysis of beef cattle… Read more »

A Must-See for Agribusiness

I’ve just returned on the red-eye flight from Darwin after attending the Northern Australia Food… Read more »

Discovering the Central Highlands

It has been a pretty hectic couple of weeks, but now outgoing TDO Peter Grigg… Read more »

New face of tourism

My name is Paul Thompson and I have just moved up from regional Victoria to… Read more »

Events Galore for Agribusiness

CHDC has some significant agribusiness activities planned for the next 12 months. Save the date… Read more »

Keep Out Canker

This week saw some innovative beef industry members on show at Beef Australia 2018 –… Read more »

Port Tour in Progress

As you read this column I and 18 other agribusinesses from the Central Highlands are… Read more »

We Need You

Every community, be it large or small, relies so heavily on local volunteers. Without these… Read more »

Sapphire stars on social media

From a marketing perspective, content is King, and often the quirkier or more unique the… Read more »

Global spotlight on region

There are many of us who work hard to spread the word about the Central… Read more »

Join us for port tour

Register for the Paddock to Port Tour of Townsville, Mackay, Gladstone coming soon; an opportunity… Read more »

Tourism operators refreshed and ready

It’s March already and Easter is traditionally the kick-off for the Central Highlands’ tourist season…. Read more »

Local events and Canberra changes

It’s been another week’s high drama in Canberra. Beyond the other very obvious object of… Read more »

Tourism to feature at forum

Every March for the past three years, CHDC has held a tourism industry specific forum,… Read more »

Business program on hold

After six fantastic years in partnership with BMA, CHDC wishes to advise that the Business… Read more »

Central Highlands Leads Cotton Harvest

  CHDC has some significant events and opportunities for agribusiness in the Central Highlands coming… Read more »

Tourism Priorities for 2018

Another year is upon us and I hope that you had a safe and happy… Read more »

Startup Stars in Regional Queensland

Ten People Driving the Startup Scene in Regional, Inland Queensland (also known as the non-black… Read more »

Get Set for 2018

2018 is knocking at the door! By now you should have your calendars filling up… Read more »