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The Ecosystem of Sunshine Coast Startups

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Energy & Environment
#56 worldwide
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#57 worldwide
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Hardware & IoT
#93 worldwide

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The Startup Ecosystem of Sunshine Coast is ranked at number 243 globally, and shows a positive momentum increasing 6 spots since 2021. Sunshine Coast also ranks at number 6 in Australia, and 8 in Australia and Oceania.

Sunshine Coast is an ideal place to locate for Energy & Environment, Foodtech and Hardware & IoT startups. As the most popular industries in Sunshine Coast, there is a sample of 30 Energy & Environment startups in Sunshine Coast, 22 Foodtech startups in Sunshine Coast, and 19 Hardware & IoT startups in Sunshine Coast, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 124 startups in Sunshine Coast, 2 accelerators in Sunshine Coast, 7 coworking spaces in Sunshine Coast, 27 organizations in Sunshine Coast and no leaders in Sunshine Coast.

Startups in Sunshine Coast

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Our platform combined with fantastic support gives our partners everything they need to grow their online business using affiliate marketing in Australia. Brands and influencers can increase their revenue with our latest tracking technology and user-friendly network interface. Read more
IDCARE is Australia and New Zealand&national identity cyber support service. Our service is the only one of its type in the world. We ve helped thousands of Australians and New Zealand individuals and organisations reduce the harm they experience from the compromise. Read more
IMS programs are used by local government, not-for-profit and private sector enterprise organisations with many clients commissioning multiple programs for various areas of their business Read more
Tailored, secure web-based solutions designed to save time in monitoring, records management and processes. Read more
We are the only broker in the world to offer traditional CFDs and the new revolutionary Single Currency CFDs. TradeDirect365 is a trading platform created by a trader for traders, with the mission of providing a fair and easy-to-use platform for all levels of trader. Read more
Australia’s ThinLinX Pty Ltd has been developing Thin Client and IoT Hardware & Software for over 15 years. We transitioned to TLXOS Software solutions which allows us to concentrate on developing the best value Thin Client, Digital Signage and IoT Gateway Software Read more
AusIDentities is a colourful, innovative and uniquely Australian alternative to systems such as Myers-Briggs, HBDI and DISC. Using personality profiling to create an awareness of innate differences in the way people approach work, life and learning. Read more
Since 2007 Schoolzine has had one goal, to provide schools with an easy to use, cost-effective parent engagement platform. Read more
We pioneer the techniques and technologies required to design, build and operate ever more inspiring, enlightening and sustainable aquariums all over the world. Read more
Typefi—the world’s only single-source publishing platform that fully integrates print, online and mobile production in a seamless end-to-end automated workflow. Read more
Due to time and resource constraints common to SMEs, many otherwise professional businesses end up with management systems that are barely functional, scrape through audit with a mad rush, and realise no benefit for the company. Read more
Kook has been helping people navigate ‘the business of internet’ since 1999. We are an official Google Partner and we’ve lived through all of the innovations that Google, and more recently social media, have thrown at us and we’re still standing strong. Read more
Onesend Plus provides detailed contact tracking along with powerful contact nurturing tools to help you organise your marketing campaigns. Onesend Plus automates the process of finding and nurturing contacts through multiple touchpoints & integrating with CRMs and other systems. Read more
APAC specialise in fabrication of advanced height systems for high tech industries. Lighter, Faster, Stronger underpins everything we do; we're proud to be advancing Australia's on-shore manufacturing capabilities through technical innovation. Read more
Aussie Time Sheets offers employee time and attendance products to businesses throughout Australia and the South Pacific. A typical client of ours would be a business with under 50 employees, with our larger clients having well over 1,000 employees. Read more
Forward thinking solutions. We empower our people and clients to innovate with technology.  Read more
Deliver Hyper-Personalised Customer Communications and Experience at Scale. iLiveIt is a trailblazing suite of technology, services and solutions designed to personalise communication touch-points in virtually any form or channel cost-efficiently at scale. Read more
Thousands of farmers, agricultural producers, foresters and traditional custodians across Australia are taking advantage of strategic new opportunities to regenerate their land and improve their properties – giving them greater stability and income for the long-term. Read more
We are Montville Coffee, a group of leaders, storytellers, innovators, entrepreneurs, and kindred spirits. Collectively, we believe in the power of humanity. Read more
Nutworks is a proud supplier of macadamia nut in shell, kernel, flavoured nut products, confectionery and nougat. Located in Yandina on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, we are an Australian company internationally recognised for our commitment to quality and innovation Read more
QCamel, Australia’s premium supplier of Certified Organic camel milk products is owned and run by the Brisbane Family and our dedicated team of wonderful staff on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland. Read more
We provide leading end-to-end IT solutions to empower small to mid-sized business and organisations to take a holistic approach to building intelligent solutions for their environment, whether it is in the cloud, on premises or a hybrid model. Read more
LuvaBerry are unique, not unique within farming, but unique within the strawberry industry. We are a small family farm – a small fish amongst big fish – and we’ve been producing juicy red Queensland strawberries for thirteen years. Read more
Using sustainably grown chickpeas and fava beans, Happy Snack Company roasted snacks are crispy, crunchy, nutritious and delicious! Free from gluten, nuts and dairy we have been happily roasting snacks on Australia’s Sunshine Coast for over 20 years. Read more
We're evolving secure communications across the world, for better. GoLogic Group was established in Australia in 2001 due to a response to consumer demand for high quality fax services that offered great value, high reliability, best-in-class security features and exceptional service. Read more
Freeze Dry Industries is a modern manufacturing facility that uses the latest technology freeze dryers built in Australia. Freeze drying of fresh fruits, vegetables and other raw materials adds enormous value in terms of long shelf life, light weight and preserved nutrition. Read more
A DIGITAL, AI POWERED and White Labelled Platform CONNECTING Small & Medium Businesses (SMEs/SMBs). A Simple and Very Cost-Effective Platform to Promote Local Businesses within a Community of Business & FACILITATE TRADE within a Global Ecosystem of Connected Business Communities. Read more
We provide professional project delivery solutions for the refurbishment and renovation sector, like no other. Read more
Concept Labs is a family owned and operated manufacturer of topical skin care products, industrial cleaners and cosmetics providing sustainable, efficient and tailored solutions for many leading multi-national brands both locally and internationally. Read more
We act as your data interpreter and domain expert. Handpicked from across the globe for their smarts and sharps, our data scientists, engineers and technologists, strategy and marketing experts reconstruct your data silos into collaborative, revenue driving structures. Read more
EarthTech gives voice and agency to the top impact ventures from around the world, particularly entrepreneurs from emerging markets. EarthTech saves impact investors time and effort in finding and working with the most financially robust and impactful ventures. Through our technology and expertise, we streamline the dealflow process in a highly scalable way. Read more
The #1 Manufacturing and Warehouse Inventory Management Software for QuickBooks, Xero and more. Read more
Frontside Future is a team of software development specialists with in-depth experience in both mobile app and voice-first development. Read more
Gold Property Partners know the satisfaction that comes with building a home that is truly your own. We hate to see people walk away from their dream of building a home when faced with the overwhelming challenge of finding a block of land, choosing a plan or hiring a builder. Read more
Medmin works with hospitals to improve the quality of clinical information by specialising in retrospective clinical record audit to support Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI). Medmin has developed software that targets the most effective sample to review Read more
For 21 years P2P has been at the forefront of making change with and for people with disabilities and their families in QLD. Read more
Pomodoras Fine Foods in Maleny, where Chris says he explored new flavour combinations, wanting to make Mediterranean cuisine even more delicious through his love of balsamics. Read more
Food commodity specialists. A leading Food Commodity Trading Company specialising in sourcing and distributing chilled, dry and frozen Food Commodities. Purpose is to provide superior outcomes for all our trusted partners throughout the food chain.  Read more
The Victus Platform contains a complete meal planning software solution. The array of ingredient sifting filters makes it possible to program a very individualized elimination diet programs. Read more
VAC Group is a leader in the non-destructive digging, vacuum excavation, utility locating, soil disposal and soil removal industry. Read more
Our App learns from your routine and automatically settles the recipes and physical activities that best suit you in order to keep healthy. It will recommend them at your predefined times, but you can also ask for them whenever you want. Read more
LANGuardian’s generation and storage of network metadata, results in a massive data reduction while still retaining rich detail over long periods critical for network security & operational use cases Read more
Our mission is to empower businesses with a sustainable competitive advantage through the use of clever software to help you make the most of your people as the world, and your competitors, change. Innovation, automation and optimisation are our future. Read more
WPS is a family business dedicated to bringing innovative technologies to Australia for use in pipeline rehabilitation by using some of the most creative and emerging methods in the market. Read more
RAIDER Mobile Moving Target System (MMTS) is a day/night combined arms moving target system that adds variable dynamic elements to any live fire or live simulation training. The self-propelled electric system is capable of moving a wide range of available trailer and target combinations, including printed day targets and active thermal profiles at speeds approaching 40 km/h (25mph). Read more
Allows locals to capitalise on physical opportunities in the digital economy by outsourcing R&D and product development space locally. Read more
Planet Ark Power provides comprehensive clean energy solutions that help businesses and organisations slash electricity costs and build a sustainable energy future. Our expertly engineered systems reduce businesses’ grid- supplied energy and demand charges, replacing them with clean solar power, battery storage, microgrid technology and improved efficiency. Read more
Powersafe designs and manufactures high quality multiple outlets and portable power distribution boards. Read more
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