- Last updated:
- 18 Jul 2019
Sunshine coast major projects
The Sunshine Coast offers investors the opportunity to be part of some of the most exciting developments in Australia at this time.
The economy is predicted to grow in a strong and sustainable pattern over the next 20 years to reach A$33 billion in 2033, accompanied by an increase in high-value employment, export and household income.
The Sunshine Coast is well connected to national and international markets through its major transport networks - the Bruce Highway, the national rail network and the Sunshine Coast Airport - and is close to Brisbane airports and the Port of Brisbane.
Competitive business conditions
The Sunshine Coast is a highly competitive business location compared with the majority of other Australian and international cities. The Sunshine Coast's low business costs also make it a cost-effective place to do business.
The Sunshine Coast boasts 52.3 kilometres of open coastline with beautiful beaches, freshwater rivers and lakes, subtropical forests, national parks, abundant wildlife and a subtropical climate.
The Sunshine Coast provides world-class, high-speed broadband at competitive rates in commercial centres in the region. Fibre optic, microwave and wireless communications are all available through a variety of carriers, allowing easy connections with international markets, suppliers and clients.
Enterprise and investment areas
More than 70% of the region’s projected population growth and the majority of new business investment in the high-value industries will be accommodated within the Enterprise Corridor, in appropriately planned and serviced locations.
The Sunshine Coast is building a new economy based on a clear 20-year economic plan, which presents investors with multiple opportunities and opens new avenues for business growth, development and expansion.
The Sunshine Coast has a variety of highly successful businesses. Hear their stories on why they chose the Sunshine Coast for their business.