GIBIN: Facilitating Communications, Connections and Collaboration

What is GIBIN?

The Government Industry Business Information Network (GIBIN) is an informal network in South East Queensland comprising representatives of non-profit business enterprises, business and industry associations, universities and Government agencies (Local, State and Federal). It is believed to be the largest network of its kind in Australia.

Objectives of GIBIN

  • Provide Network members with connections
  • Provide Network members with an informal channel for distribution of their information about events, grants and initiatives to assist business/industry
  • Assist Network members access information and intelligence
  • Facilitate distribution of external information of interest to members and their business networks
  • Provide a forum for face-to-face meetings and discussion of issues of common concern.

Current Members

  • ABS
  • AI Group
  • ASIC
  • AusIndustry
  • ACCC
  • Australian Business Solutions Group
  • Australian Taxation Office
  • Brisbane City Council
  • Brisbane Marketing
  • Business Enterprise Centres
  • Business Success Group
  • Chamber of Commerce & Industry Qld
  • Citysmart
  • Department of Jobs and Small Business
  • Department of Justice
  • Department of Home Affairs
  • Department of Innovation, Tourism Industry Development & the Commonwealth Games
  • Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure & Planning
  • Efic
  • Fair Work Ombudsman
  • Gold Coast City Council
  • Griffith University
  • Indigenous Business Australia
  • IP Australia
  • Ipswich City Council
  • Jobs Queensland
  • Lockyer Valley Regional Council
  • Logan City Council
  • Moreton Bay Regional Council
  • Noosa Council
  • Office of Fair Trading
  • Office of Small Business
  • QMI Solutions
  • Queensland Government Statistician's Office
  • Queensland Urban Utilities
  • QUT
  • Redland City Council
  • Regional Development Australia Committees (SEQ)
  • Scenic Rim Regional Council
  • Sunshine Coast Council
  • SEQ Indigenous Chamber of Commerce
  • TAFE Small Business Solutions
  • TAFE Qld
  • Toowoomba Regional Council
  • Trade & Investment Queensland
  • University of Southern Queensland
  • UQ Business School
  • Workplace Health and Safety Qld
  • Workcover Queensland

Chair & Coordinator:
Margaret Blade (RDA Brisbane)

If you would like to join the GIBIN mailing list, please contact Margaret: or 0419 751 846.

(Please note: sign-up subject to approval)