Who We Support

Start-ups and Entrepeneurs

Smart Precinct NQ provides connections, education, mentoring, and support to local founders.

From idea exploration, product validation, through to building, launching, and scaling a product, Smart Precinct NQ’s world class programs and business mentoring support can assist start-ups and entrepreneurs on their start-up journey.

Discover Opportunities

Grow Your Network

Develop Skills

Showcase Your Start-up or Idea

SME Businesses

Smart Precinct NQ is not just here for startups. Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) need innovation and skills now more than ever to grow, succeed and make a real impact.

Hear from Business Advisory client Craig Jenkins, Owner of Woodfire Pizza Townsville.


Refine Strategies

Make Valuable Connections

Develop Skills

Promote Your Business


Smart Precinct NQ strategic projects supports government as a service delivery partner. We have delivered complex projects in developing business resilience, workforce development and business intelligence.

We have a portfolio of projects including the Business Concierge Project a 1.2-million-dollar project delivered for the Department of Small Business and Training, the Digital Skills Workforce Project for the Department of Community, Housing and Digital and as a strategic partner of Townsville City Council, Burdekin City Council, Charters Towers Council and the NQ Spark Project.

Hear what William from Plantem has to say about his experiences through the concierge project.

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Through the industry innovation Network Smart Precinct NQ connect researchers, universities, and critical technologists with industry to solve complex industry challenges and identify emerging opportunities.

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