Skilled workforce and innovative culture

In Queensland, we know that the best people lead to the best investments. Queensland’s progressive, skilled, educated, and multilingual workforce can be drawnn upon to deliver your project, and boost your bottom line.

If you’re looking to attract top talent, we can help with that too. Many of the world’s best and brightest are relocating to Queensland, lured by our magnificent natural environment and affordable, relaxed lifestyle.

  • A recognised “knowledge corridor” with dozens of innovation-led businesses and institutes
  • 12 research-focused universities, with four in the world’s top 250
  • Regional clusters of exceptional talent in areas like marine industries, defence, and clean agriculture
  • A rapidly developing, innovative technology hub 
  • Widely acknowledged as a global innovation hotspot

Specialist regional clusters

Queensland is answering worldwide demand from emerging industries. Our specialist workforces and facilities tend to focus on regional clusters of specialisation. Examples include:

  • Cairns – Tropical expertise and marine industries
  • Townsville – Defence
  • Ipswich – Defence and aerospace
  • Toowoomba – Clean, green agriculture
  • Gold Coast – Creative industries and entertainment (including international film industry)

Talk to a specialist

Let’s work together to create your Queensland success story. Connect with our team of global advisors and sector specialists today and discover what Queensland has to offer.