Coffs Harbour Business Stories

  • Coffs Harbour to Host Seven Oztag Tournaments in 2022

    Great news for sports fans and local businesses! The best Oztag players in NSW are due to compete in Coffs Harbour in the pursuit of state championships. These Oztag tournaments will greatly boost the town’s hospitality businesses as fans and competitors descend on the area.  The 2022 NSW Senior State ...

    Pacific Marina Apartments
  • Top School Holiday Activities in Coffs Harbour

    This winter, get involved with the awesome school holiday activities in Coffs Harbour. After all, Coffs Harbour boasts the most temperate climate in Australia. This superb climate means lovely sunny days, even in winter. Plus, it’s our driest time of year too. So, with our massive range of July school ...

    Pacific Marina Apartments
  • Tips To Create A Logo That Fits Your Brand

    Creating the perfect logo that works with your brand is critically important. After all, your logo isn’t just a pretty icon to stick on your products. Your logo should communicate the essence of your brand and be sufficiently different to stand out from the competition. Moreover, your logo will usually ...

    F1RST
  • Does Your Business Need a Server?

    Firstly, congratulations! After all, you’re probably reading this because your business is growing. Therefore, so are your IT needs. That’s good news. So, you’re probably wondering if you need a business server? Perhaps your business has grown beyond two or three employees. And there’s more growth on the horizon. Moreover, ...

    Blue Sky IT Consulting
  • Want to Build a Natural Stone Retaining Wall?

    Do you want to build a natural stone retaining wall? A natural stone retaining wall is the answer if you have a sloped yard and want to create a terraced section. The wall will retain the soil to prevent erosion, but it will also help develop areas of practical flat ...

    Solé Structural Landscapes
  • The Best Non-Toxic Rain Gear for Kids

    It’s lovely to see kids getting out and about even in the wet, running around and enjoying splashing in their rain gear. It’s a carefree scene of innocence and play. However, did you know that most kids’ rain gear is a source of toxic chemicals? In fact, most rain gear ...

    Elves In The Wardrobe
  • Smoke Detector Installation and Testing is Important

    Smoke detector installation is required by law. A smoke detector must be fitted on every level of a home in NSW and the Coffs Harbour region. Not just homes, the regulations extend to any other residential and commercial setting where people sleep. Moreover, smoke detector installation and testing aren’t just ...

    Harbour Fire & Security
  • Look for These Qualities in a Landscaping Company

    Finding the right landscaping company can be a challenge. A lot depends on what you need from a landscaper and your expectations. So, the first thing to do is decide what kind of landscaper you need. And there are many different kinds. In fact, on offer are landscape designers, landscape ...

    Solé Structural Landscapes
  • Get Creative with Colour and Spice Up Your Brand

    The brand colour choices you make for your website can profoundly affect your visitors. This is because different colours promote different emotional responses. So, generally speaking, the colour red, for example, indicates strength and power. And even danger. On the other hand, blue evokes a sense of calm, serenity, and ...

    F1RST
  • Worried about rainwater off a slope flooding your home? Here’s how to fix it.

    Redirecting stormwater is essential if you live in an area susceptible to heavy rainfall. Without taking steps to minimise floodwater, your garden, plants, decking, sheds, and home could be at risk. Indeed, here on the Coffs Coast, we regularly experience sizable downpours, resulting in burst riverbanks and overwhelmed drainage systems. ...

    Solé Structural Landscapes
  • The Best Organic Stuffed Animals

    Stuffed animals, dolls and teddy bears are essential for your child. They offer great comfort and companionship. Known by psychologists as ‘transitional objects’, stuffed animals are acknowledged as a vital part of a child’s development. But, many mass-produced stuffed toys contain toxic chemicals associated with dermatitis, hormone disruption, and cancer. ...

    Elves In The Wardrobe
  • IT Consulting – Information Technology for Business

    The rate of change in how we do business is rapidly increasing due to Information Technology. IT has become the essential framework for modern business. Moreover, properly integrated IT enables companies to innovate and thrive. On the other hand, a poorly executed IT strategy leads to a business-throttling battle with ...

    Blue Sky IT Consulting
  • What is an Annual Fire Safety Statement (AFSS)?

    An Annual Fire Safety Statement is submitted every twelve months to the local council. In addition, a copy is sent to the local fire brigade and displayed at the building’s entrance. Essentially, the statement must be completed by an Accredited Practitioner (Fire Safety). Plus, the submission must confirm that every ...

    Harbour Fire & Security
  • Elder financial abuse

    I am too often approached by family members or friends of elderly people for advice as to what can be done when someone has stepped in, supposedly to act in the elderly persons interests, but others suspect they may be taking advantage of that person. Unfortunately, elder financial abuse is ...

    WNB Legal
  • Pros and Cons of Various Retaining Wall Designs

    We tend to take retaining walls for granted. That’s probably because they are so common. But, just like the iceberg, a lot is going on with a retaining wall that’s not obvious. Also, retaining wall designs vary not just because of aesthetics but because different materials and methods are better ...

    Solé Structural Landscapes
  • How to Create a Non-Toxic Nursery

    Preparing for the arrival of a new baby is a precious time. As the big day draws nearer, the excitement builds, and so does the mother’s need to have everything ready. This nesting instinct becomes focussed on creating the perfect nursery. There’s much to do! For instance, deciding on room ...

    Elves In The Wardrobe
  • Vital Ingredients for a Successful Web Page

    There’s no doubt that many companies can produce an attractive-looking web page. And yes, many can create a user-friendly website. Plus, some can even populate a website with high-quality content. But, and here’s the kicker, there aren’t many that can bring all those vital elements together in a cohesive, stylish, ...

    F1RST
  • What Are Essential Fire Safety Measures?

    ‘Essential Fire Safety Measures’ refers to the safety features of a building related to protecting occupants in the event of a fire. Safety features include fire alarms, exit lighting and directions, fire extinguishers and hydrants, emergency lighting and power supplies. The EFSM applies to all commercial buildings and residential complexes. ...

    Harbour Fire & Security