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Join us at Grow with Google Cairns.

The Cairns Chamber of Commerce and Google Australia invites you to join us for a free training event at the Cairns Convention and Exhibition Centre on Friday 5th April 2019.  

This free training is designed for those who own or manage a small sized business and particularly relevant to people who wish to learn free ways to help get your business found online.

We will cover the practical steps you can take to help put your business on Google Maps & Search and be found online by new customers. We'll also share insights about how the growth of mobile devices is shaping consumer behaviour and what businesses need to do to respond to these changes. 

Attendance is free with light breakfast provided. Registration is required to attend.

When and where

Friday 5th April 2019 | 7:30am – 9:30am
Cairns Convention Centre, Hall B, Sheridan St & Wharf St, Cairns QLD 4870



Registration, free barista coffee & light breakfast


Opening remarks


Be Found on Google Search and Maps


Getting Started with Search Engine Marketing


Formal event closes; demos & chats with Googlers

Google News Initiative Training

In the afternoon, Google and The Walkley Foundation will be delivering the Google News Initiative Training, for journalists, editors and students.

The Google News Initiative Trainers Network brings together an accomplished team from a variety of industry backgrounds and expertise, including working journalists, academics and media instructors and educators. Over the year, they’ll be working with newsrooms, universities, and freelancers to share their knowledge and skills, and help journalists grow and succeed.

Click here to register for a morning covering the latest tools, tips, tricks and insights. 


What is Grow with Google? 
Grow with Google is an initiative that draws on our 20-year history of building products, platforms, and services that help people and businesses grow. Through Grow with Google, we aim to help everyone across Australia - those who make up the workforce of today and the students who will drive the workforce of tomorrow - acess the best of Google's training and tools to grow their skills, careers, and businesses. 

How do I know I’m eligible to attend? 
If you’re a small business that wants to learn about how to get your established business online, then this is the event for you.

What can I expect to learn?
We will assume you have no knowledge about getting your business online. We will cover the basics of Google My Business, Google Ads, Google Analytics and also share some other free resources and tools that can help boost your online presence.