Startup Resources

The Gold Coast Innovation Hub offers many oppourtunities for Startups. Please find some key resources below to get your business idea to the next level!


The lean startup introduces agile methodology and the concept of validation in developing your product or service. These concepts not only apply to new businesses but also mature organisations. Highly recommended.

The 7 day startup introduces ensures you stop being a wantrepreneur and start testing your ideas with your customers. Written by a Gold Coast local, Dan guides taking an idea from conception to deployment or shipping quickly.

YouTube Videos

The Lean Launchpad YouTube playlist explores how to take an idea from conception to delivery. The process uses a Business Model Canvas to confirm your business idea with customers quickly through creation of Minimum Viable Products (MVP).

This great TED talk introduces how to find purpose in what you are doing.