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Feb
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Events

54 hours of pitching, pivoting and presenting comes to an end as the 14th Startup Weekend in Perth wraps up for 2019.

6
Feb
11
Dec
Community

Lachlan Samuel is passionate about making men’s mental health mainstream, by encouraging conversations amongst men from all walks of life.

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Mar
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Dec
Events

Join us next week for a week-long celebration of Asia Pacific’s startup ecosystem with a range of events featuring an incredible line-up of global founders, investors, CEOs & tech industry visionaries.

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Mar
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Nov
Community

Passionate about changing the world through maternity care and women’s mental health, Semra has joined the Spacecubed community to take advantage of our podcast studio as she produces a new season of Birth Without Barriers.

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Feb
11
Nov
Community

We’ve seen an abundance of articles discussing the rise of coworking and it’s benefits, but how do you know if coworking is the right place for your business? Start by asking yourself these simple questions!

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Mar
8
Nov
Community

Spacecubed Community Member Andrew Van Dam is working towards building a stronger electronics community in Perth, where like-minded individuals can connect and share their knowledge. See more of Andrew’s story below, and if you’re interested, come along to one of his upcoming Electronics hobbyists and engineers meetup in Perth.

6
Feb
29
Oct
Announcements

This weekend we’re showing the love for small businesses across the country to celebrate Small Business Day 2019.

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Feb
25
Oct
Spaces

The Spacecubed community was built to support our members achieve growth and create valuable business connections. With each of our spaces uniquely designed to spark conversation, we believe the biggest advantages to coworking are actually the intangible aspects. Here are three of our favourite reasons to try coworking!

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Feb
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Oct
Community

With an increased demand for flexible work solutions, coworking has become exceedingly popular over the last five years and shows no signs of slowing down. So, how can we capitalise on shared workspaces to help drive our business growth?

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Mar
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Community

Joining the Spacecubed community, Kirsty Packer works as the Head of Investment (WA) for the UK Department of International Trade & Head of Office, in the British Consulate located in Perth. Passionate about helping businesses expand and take their businesses to the UK, Kirsty has shared her story below to inspire others to take the leap.

6
Feb
21
Oct
Events

Bringing innovative individuals from across the world to our community, Plus Eight Boosted has now launched the October Series, Design to Scale with Shana Dressler.

1
Mar
11
Oct
Community

On September 20, Spacecubed stood alongside the School for Climate Strike to support children and students across the world in their bid to create urgent political action on climate change.

6
Feb
8
Oct
Community

If you’ve seen the wrapped blue trees down St Georges Terrace, then you may already be aware of Kendall Whyte and the incredible work she is doing at Blue Tree Project, and if not, read below to find out more about her story and why it’s OK not to be OK.

1
Mar
4
Oct
Community

Initially, James Royce ignored encouragement from his friends to start his own business before finally, having a light bulb moment and realising that he could drive success on his own journey as the Director of Delta Risk Solutions, a boutique insurance broking business.

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Mar
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Oct
Events

Health Tech startups are rapidly growing across not only Perth but the whole of Australia, as we see more founders and entrepreneurs combining the use of technology and passion to make their innovative concepts a reality.

1
Mar
3
Oct
Community

Samuel Cook, an Associate Hydrogeologist based at FLUX, shares with us the opportunities to grow and collaborate with local businesses that he has faced since joining the Spacecubed community.

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Mar
26
Sep
Programs

The 19th of September saw Spacecubed's Plus Eight Accelerator Program showcase their third cohort of startups to a full house that included investors, government, media and other key stakeholders in Perth's startup ecosystem.

1
Mar
20
Sep
Community

Discover how Spacecubed member, Tim Lock, made a big change when he moved from Spain to Australia to the fast-moving world of startups and joined the Airbnb Management Company, Airsorted.

1
Mar
18
Sep
Community

Did you know, Spacecubed members have access to a range of member benefits both locally and nationally?

1
Mar
18
Sep
Community

With Demo Day approaching next week, let's take a look back at where some of our Plus Eight alumni are at for this week's Community Focus! SpacetoCo are growing across a range of communities - and has now launched in Auckland. Hear more from co-founder, Jeremy Hurst below.

1
Mar
11
Sep
Startup

As a result of a range of accelerator programs, including our very own Plus Eight Program, we’ve seen continuous growth in the last few years of Perth startups launching their products. Keep an eye on these 5 tech startups from Perth as they continue to grow both locally and globally in 2019.

1
Mar
2
Sep
Members

Discover how Spacecubed member, Lucie Hammond rediscovered her passion for psychology after leaving her corporate role and finding a new way to challenge herself - which included being subject to the Motherhood Penalty!

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Mar
29
Aug
Announcements

Bringing together media experts, podcast hosts, and those seeking to connect and collaborate with Perth's passionate audio community, Perth Podcast Week is a week of interactive workshops, panel talks and discussions.

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Mar
22
Aug
Programs

Applications are now open for our Plus Eight Academy, Leap and Sprint Programs. Regardless of where you're at in your startup journey, the Plus Eight Academy has a program to help you grow as a founder and take the leap to entrepreneurship. 

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Mar
15
Aug
Events

Spacecubed are excited to be partnering with both West Tech Fest, and Rotto Tech Fest for their eighth year as a key sponsor and partner, shining a light on innovation, technology and new ideas from across Australia and the world.

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Feb
14
Aug
Announcements

Hear from Brodie McCulloch, Spacecubed Managing Director and Founder on the next 12 months at Spacecubed, and how we are on track to complete our mission of empowering 100,000 change-makers by 2025.

1
Mar
9
Aug
Members

Are you looking to give up your corporate role and take your startup to full implementation? Hear how Spacecubed member, Daniela Lima founded her startup, Expat Coach in 2013 after leaving her successful corporate career.

1
Mar
9
Aug
Programs

The She Codes team were delighted to have the opportunity to support last weekend’s DDD Perth event, where developers, tech entrepreneurs, data analysts, and all professionals in the software community come together for an inclusive non-profit conference. 

1
Mar
5
Aug
Guest Post

Shared below, is an article written by Spacecubed member, Alex Chapman from Gaia Resources on NatureLink and the Circular Economy. Let us know what you think!

1
Mar
2
Aug
Members

Hear how two individuals with the same passion took their business plan from concept to completion with the launch of Veritruss.

1
Mar
2
Aug
Community

For the final week of B Corp Month, we're shining a light on how Spacecubed connects and collaborates with other businesses to create a stronger community for all.

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Mar
26
Jul
Community

Are you interested in becoming a founder or director of a boutique recruitment agency? Find out from Riff Member, Neil Matthams, how he grew his business to recruit for global talent at Canva, AirTasker and more!

1
Mar
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Jul
Community

Are you looking for a casual events position at Perth's leading innovation hub? Apply today for our Event's Team!

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Mar
19
Jul
Innovation

It’s week 3 of B Corp Month! And this week we’re shining a light on how Spacecubed have reviewed insights and feedback to create better business for our members.

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Mar
15
Jul
Community

For week 2 of B Corp Month, Spacecubed are celebrating areas across our business that have been built for the better, by helping businesses and individuals across Western Australia grow.

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Mar
11
Jul
Announcements

As a proud member of the Riff community, we’re delighted to share the success of Nathanial Bibby as he was selected as a finalist for this year’s Social Media Marketing Awards. 

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Mar
10
Jul
Innovation

Kicking off this week, XR:WA is a virtual reality festival where the broader WA community can explore and experience stunning immersive experiences and technologies against a backdrop of talks, exhibitions and access to the experiences and the makers themselves.

1
Mar
5
Jul
Community

Did you know Spacecubed is a certified B Corp Business? During July, we’ll be celebrating what makes a B Corp Certified Business so special, by showing the world why Better Business for a Better World matters.

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Mar
18
Jun
Innovation

Hear from Jonathan Steingiesser, Strategic Design Associate Director at Isobar, as he shares with us how to implement Lean Usability Testing in your business or startup.

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Mar
14
Jun
Guest Post

Growth Marketer at Bud & JuniorDev volunteer, Tom Smolarek, invites coders to get their coding hands dirty and get amongst the fellow Perth coding community at JuniorDev’s BYO coding night on the 17th of June @ Flux.

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Mar
12
Jun
Events

Coming up on Wednesday, 19th of June, Skills of the Modern Age are hosting a community debate to discuss this popular design framework. Raising questions such as; Is Design Thinking dead? Can anyone be a designer now? And if so, what’s next?

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Mar
10
Jun
Programs

Over 100 women (and quite a few men) filled the Town Hall last Friday night for the launch of Perth{web}Girls Plus, a collaboration between Perth{web}Girls and BHP to deliver a fully sponsored, 6 month program providing an alternate pathway for women to pursue tech careers.

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Community

Tom Smolarek is a Growth Marketer and Founder of Bud, working out of FLUX. By growing partnerships and taking the confusion and fustration out of digital marketing, Tom works alongside his clients grow something great. Find out more about Tom below!

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Mar
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Startup

Are you looking at starting a company, or taking your business to the next level? Join us for some of the best meetups in Perth and grow your startup alongside other like-minded individuals.

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Mar
15
May
Events

Perth{web}Girls is a movement empowering women to code and offering pathways into tech careers by organising free programming workshops and events.

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Mar
10
May
Spaces

With June 30 fast approaching, day-to-day challenges of keeping your customers happy and growing your offering might be slowing you down, so we’ve put together some tips to put your startup or small business in the best possible position to start the next financial year.

1
Mar
9
May
Community

For this week's Community Focus, we spoke with Camille le Goff, a talented SEO expert working at Mash Media, a marketing agency in Sydney. Camille joined the Spacecubed community in January 2018 and you can find her most days working from Riff’s ground floor.

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Mar
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May
Community

2019 has bought Perth and Western Australia a variety of incredible women who are leading the charge and creating their own destiny. Whether it’s as startup founders, freelancers or business owners, women are leaving indelible marks across all industries.

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Mar
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Community

Hear from Mark Hudson, Managing Director at Brandconnect, on how he “accidentally” turned his part time role as a Marketing Manager into becoming a business owner of one of Australia’s largest and leading promotional product marketing companies, that’s branded millions of products for thousands of businesses.

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Mar
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Apr
Community

Have you ever wondered how to turn your childhood hobby into a career? Spacecubed member, Daniel Gouvignon, did just that. Find out more about his story below!

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Mar
9
Apr
Community

We were lucky enough to sit down with the Director of CoreData WA, Kristen Turnbull, and discover more about her journey in the startup space and the Spacecubed community.

1
Mar
9
Apr
Community

For this week's Community Focus we spoke to Perth-based Mobile App Developer and Technical Educator, Mike Cunneen, an energetic Spacecubed member with substantial experience in software development, web and mobile development, software architecture and tertiary teaching. See below the exciting things he's been up to lately!

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Mar
2
Apr
Events

We're delighted to host two of the co-founders of Elementice, James Presneill and Ben Hegarty, on April 2nd at Riff for the WA launch of their new event-based photography product WalkerKam.

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Mar
1
Apr
Startup

Are you a budding entrepreneur? Do you have a business idea that is ripe for action? Wondering exactly what goes into a startup?

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Mar
26
Mar
Community

We were lucky enough to have Charlie Gunningham and Beth Caniglia in the studio as they recorded Startup West, a podcast produced by Startup News, interviewing one of our amazing members, Kevin Forcier, CEO and Co-Founder of Storekat and Delta Kilo.

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Mar
25
Mar
Events

Coming to Spacecubed’s Riff on Monday March 25, the Junior Dev community are kicking off the year with a new theme, Getting Started.

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Jul
Innovation

Find out from Spacecubed Founder Brodie McCulloch some of the megatrends driving coworking spaces globally and the new technology that Spacecubed is building to enable the future of work.

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Mar
Startup

Discover how Functionally founder, Tim Brewer, created a successful startup company during our very own Startup Weekend.

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Mar
26
Oct
Members

CEO of RamondoMedia and FLUX member Paul Ramondo will be at Get Amplified on Tuesday 30th October, talking about vlogging for business and crushing it on Facebook.

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Mar
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Sep
Startup

Off the back of increased number of accelerator programs being made available to startup businesses in Perth, we're starting to see more and more Perth-based startups launching successful international and interstate campaigns from the West Coast.

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May
Members

It was sad saying farewell to my baby boy and 3-year-old daughter at Perth airport, but at the same time I could barely contain my excitement with the prospect of ten days uninterrupted sleep ahead in the USA.

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May
Programs

Spacecubed is pleased to announce some of the companies have been selected to take part in the six-month intensive accelerator program. The teams will have access to over $400k of seed funding, 6 months of mentoring from industry professionals and access to our spaces. The Plus Eight program received many applications from all around the world as it’s geared to help startups accelerate growth domestically and globally.

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Announcements

In the past six years Spacecubed and our community has thrived and continues to grow and we are confident this will continue if we listen to members needs and keep delivering great spaces, programs, events and a community that can support them. Find out about some exiting new changes!

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Mar
Members

In the lead up to this year’s IWD we’ll be highlighting some of the great women who are members at our spaces. Meet Danielle Dinse, Director & Principal Consultant at STARTConsulting PTY LTD.

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Mar
Members

In the lead up to this year’s IWD we’ll be highlighting some of the great women who are members at our spaces. Meet Madelene Ryan, Managing Director at Blond Bomb.

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Mar
Members

International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. In the lead up to this year’s IWD we’ll be highlighting some of the great women who are members at our spaces.

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Mar
Announcements

Certified B Corporations are leaders of a global movement of people using business as a force for good™. They meet the highest standards of overall social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability and aspire to use the power of business to solve social and environmental problems.

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Feb
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Mar
Announcements

Spacecubed is currently looking for new team members to help support our growing community.

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May
Members

Humm was founded only in March 2017, but have come a long way since then. Their founders came from a variety of different backgrounds ranging from medicine, to business and engineering. In September they graduated from the Plus Eight accelerator program, setting up their first prototyping lab at FLUX.

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Programs

With Plus Eight, Perth’s first true global accelerator program, set to launch in early March, Spacecubed and muru-D are excited to announce that former Dropbox Advisor, Tim Brewer will again be joining the team.

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Mar
Members

We’re pleased to announce that Greg Allan, a member of the Spacecubed community has been awarded both State and National Electrician of the Year for 2017. Greg’s been awarded this honour for the positive impact he’s been working hard to make in the industry.

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Feb
1
Mar
Events

We invite you to join us for the race that stops a nation! The Melbourne Cup is happening again on Tuesday 7th November, and both Spacecubed and FLUX will be live streaming the event.

1
Mar
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Mar
Members

This week we introduce you to Tamsin Sykiotis who is developing a platform which allows schools and other educational institutions to easily find external, independent markers during exam and assessment periods. Drawing from her experience, she is developing this as a way to solve a number of problems including allowing for more work-life balance for teachers.

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Feb
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Mar
Announcements

FLUX powered by Spacecubed has been open only 12 months and we have seen a significant growth in the number of people and organisations utilising the space for events, meetings, coworking, resident desks and offices. We have a thriving community of startups, scale-ups and larger companies utilising the space and to grow their ideas and businesses.

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Mar
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Jul
Innovation

Matt Macfarlane Co-founder of Yuuwa Capital joined the board of Spacecubed 2017 to help further our mission of supporting entrepreneurs, innovators and changemakers in WA. Below is some of his commentary on some of the changes Spacecubed is making to further serve our members.

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Mar
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Jul
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Jul
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Feb
1
Mar
Announcements

Spacecubed is proud to show its support for marriage equality and will be displaying our support through our logo on social media during the course of the postal survey.

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Feb
1
Mar
Programs

Spacecubed is proud to announce our new partnership with South Metro Health Service to provide startups access to WA’s largest hospital and an executive team focused on digital health innovation, through the Plus Eight Health Hack.

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Jul
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Jul
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Mar
1
Mar
Announcements

As Spacecubed continues to experience rapid growth we are now on the hunt for new members to join our team. Working for Spacecubed is an excellent opportunity to be part of something incredible, meet many interesting and motivated people and apply your skills to positive change throughout Western Australia.

1
Mar
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Jul
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Feb
1
Mar
Programs

A crucial part of increasing the speed of innovation in Perth is more local companies targeting global markets for their products and services.

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Jul
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Mar
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

By
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Mar
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

By
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Jul
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Mar
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

By
2
Mar
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

By
2
Mar
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

By
23
Jul
Members

Welcome to Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

By
23
Jul
Members

What does the landscape of education have in store for us in the next 10 years?

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Mar
Events

Community building expert, Bryony Cole, will be joining us all the way from New York on Friday 7th April for a special lunch time session at FLUX.

6
Mar
Members

Welcome to the first edition of Community Spotlight! Each week we introduce a different member or mentor in our community to celebrate their work, visions and achievements here at Spacecubed and FLUX.

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Feb
23
Jul
Community

In 2016, our community grew exponentially, we doubled our coworking space with the opening of FLUX, and we saw more member achievements than ever before. Our Managing Director and Founder Brodie McCulloch has taken the time to write to our members with an end of year wrap up and a forecast of what's to come in 2017.

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