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All startups are equal – Fishburners says“yes” to equality


Sydney, Brisbane, Friday, September 8, 2017: Australia’s largest community of startups, Fishburners has shown its support for marriage equality, proudly taking on the LGBTIQ rainbow and updating it’s tagline to “where all startups are equal.” The Fishburners’ Board and CEO Annie …

Fishburners Welcomes New CEOAnnie Parker

Fishburners welcomes new CEO Annie Parker


Fishburners welcomes new CEO Annie Parker   Sydney, Thursday, July 20, 2017: Leading Australian startup community Fishburners has appointed Annie Parker as interim CEO, to lead its next stage of growth. Ms Parker takes the reins from outgoing CEO Murray Hurps …

Fishburners to be anchor tenant in Sydney’s startup hub


An exciting new era for Sydney’s home for tech startups SYDNEY, July 13th, 2017: Australia’s largest community of highly-scalable tech startups Fishburners has partnered with Jobs for NSW as anchor tenant in Sydney’s new startup hub. Based in the “Transport House” …

Katrina Donaghy

Human of Fishburners with Katrina Donaghy from Civic Ledger


Welcome to our Weekly Human of Fishburners Member Stories! Fishburners had a catch up with the Co-founder of Civic Ledger, Katrina Donaghy. She talks about how they started up and how being authentic is important when starting up.

Human of Fishburners with Dhawal Nayak

Humans of Fishburners with Dhawal from One Entity


We had a catch up with the Founder of One Entity, Dhawal who is our first resident here at Fishburners Brisbane. He talks about what inspired him to startup, the biggest mistake he went through legally and advice he got from …

Humans of Fishburners

Humans of Fishburners with Matt from China Checkup


We had a catch up with the Founder of China Checkup, Matt Slater. He talks about why China Checkup started, how he faced his challenges and some advice when getting started. What is China Checkup? We provide verification reports on Chinese …

5 Quick Tips for Startups on IP 101


Start-ups are a buzz with creativity and innovation, but often have a lot on their plate like raising finances, finding good talent and securing customers. So it’s understandable that thinking about intellectual property (IP) management seems like a waste of precious …

Intellectual Property

What is IP?


Intellectual Property (IP) can be an invention, a brand, or an original work of art and IP rights like Patents, Trade Marks and Design Rights offer exclusive legal ownership over these assets. They can be bought, sold or licensed. Some IP …

William Stubbs from Spur Projects

Human of Fishburners with Will Stubbs from Spur Projects


Fishburners had a catch up with the Co-founder of  Spur Projects, William Stubbs, to talk about his start up journey, overcoming life obstacles and sharing some advice he got from his father when starting up. What is Spur Projects? We started …