Whenever change is on the agenda, the power of relationships trumps the power of position.
- Karen Stephenson, The Community Network Solution, February 2008

What is GIBIN?

The Government Industry Business Information Network (GIBIN) is an informal network in South East Queensland comprising representatives of business enterprises, business and industry associations, universities and Government (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 business/industry events and initiatives
  • 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 meeting and discussion of issues of common concern.

Current Members

  • ABS
  • AI Group
  • ASIC
  • AusIndustry
  • ACCC
  • Australian Taxation Office
  • Brisbane City Council
  • Brisbane Marketing
  • Business Enterprise Centres
  • Chamber of Commerce & Industry Qld
  • Council of Mayors (SEQ)
  • Department of Education and Training (Qld)
  • Department of Employment
  • Department of Immigration and Border Protection
  • Department of Science, Information Technology and Innovation (Qld)
  • Department of State Development (Qld)
  • Department of Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games (Qld)
  • Gold Coast City Council
  • Griffith University
  • Indigenous Business Australia
  • IP Australia
  • Ipswich City Council
  • Lockyer Valley Regional Council
  • Logan City Council
  • Moreton Bay Regional Council
  • North Shore Labs
  • Office of Fair Trading
  • Queensland Government Statistician's Office
  • QUT
  • Redland City Council
  • Regional Development Australia Committees (SEQ)
  • SEQ Indigenous Chamber of Commerce
  • Small Business Solutions
  • TAFE Qld
  • Tourism and Events Queensland
  • Trade & Investment Queensland
  • University of Southern Queensland
  • Workplace Health and Safety Queensland

Chair & Coordinator: Margaret Blade (RDA Brisbane)

If you would like to join the GIBIN mailing list, please contact Margaret: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 0419 751 846.

(Please note: sign-up subject to approval)