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Sustain success by embracing change

Entrepreneur Gus Balbontin discusses how to sustain success through failure, evidence and doing.

The gift of failure

Hear Janine Allis’ views on how doing things wrong is doing things right.

We are hardwired to connect

Learn about how MissingSchool is using a human focus and simple technology to solve a big problem.

Define your unique selling point

If you had 30-seconds to pitch your business, what would you say?

How to create a successful SEM strategy

The top position on Google search gets 34% click-through rate. That’s why you need Search Engine Marketing (SEM).

3 ways to conduct better customer research

How research can help you build better customer experiences and stronger relationships.

Meet our 2018 Kick Start winners!


Winner Category 1


Otlet is a biological sample sharing platform helping scientists find, source and share samples for their research projects.  


Winner Category 2

Rosemark Water Tanks

We help make our communities more sustainable by creating products, including the innovative dual-purpose water tank furniture, that overcome space, cost and aesthetic barriers currently preventing greater water tank adoption.


Runner up Category 1


Puffling offers businesses a tangible solution to attract and retain talent, as well as to increase gender diversity while enabling greater workplace flexibility.


Runner up Category 2


A mobile health platform for people who use wheelchairs, creates data-driven dialogue with their rehabilitation professionals about skills, fitness, injury prevention and accessibility.


 Watch their 60 second pitches at TEDxSydney

  • Winner New Business idea - OtletWinner New Business idea - Otlet
  • Winner Existing Business idea - Rosemark Water TanksWinner Existing Business idea - Rosemark Water Tanks
  • Runner up New Business idea - PufflingRunner up New Business idea - Puffling
  • Runner up Existing Business idea - BriometrixRunner up Existing Business idea - Briometrix

Latest news

St.George Business Bank partnering again with TEDxSydney

It’s a partnership that supports innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit of Australian business.

Kick Start winner selected for global program

Iridium Dynamics, and their UAV technology, have been selected for a prestigious defence industry accelerator program.

Previous St.George Kick Start winner on Channel 9 news

Congratulations to Air Buddy who are making huge progress with their business.

4 easy steps to fire up your business


Getting started

We can help you with the business banking basics and get the account that suits your needs.


Getting paid

Choose from the latest range of payment options to ensure you get paid the way that suits you and your customers.


Managing cashflow

Whether paying staff and suppliers on time or simply having access to funds when you need them, we can help.


Planning ahead

From insurance, employee super to SMSF we can help you gain peace of mind for you and your business.