Close to 100 new stores, cafes, restaurants and bars are opening across Queensland soon.
Close to 100 new stores, cafes, restaurants and bars are opening across Queensland soon. Renee Albrecht

Jobs galore as 90+ new businesses open across Qld

FROM fashion to furniture, cafes and bars, close to 100 new businesses are opening across Queensland in coming months.

There are currently more than 200 advertisements on Seek referencing 'new stores, cafes, restaurants and bars' in Queensland and we have trawled through the notices to reveal what's opening and where.

To jump ahead to your region, click on the location below:

Cairns

  • Freddys Fishing & Outdoors are opening a new store in Cairns. They are on the hunt for management as well as full-time and casual sales staff ahead of the opening.
  • A new bakery is opening in Whitfield, Cairns later this month. Woodward St Bakery will be a contemporary and beautifully designed bakery featuring artisan breads, pastries, breakfast, lunch and coffee. It will offer indoor and outdoor dining, as well as takeaway.

Townsville

  • Sheridan Factory outlet: Since 1967, Sheridan has been a defining force in how Australian's decorate their homes. With 20 Boutiques, 38 Concessions, 60 Outlets, an extensive wholesale business, and the launch of Sheridan Studio, Sheridan is a continuously growing brand and a much loved part of every Australian home. Staff are sought for the new store, including a manager.
  • Bonds have revealed plans to open a new outlet store at Townsville. The retailer is on the hunt for multiple staff.
  • Travel Associates are opening a new branch in Townsville. They are after a travel consultant to join the team.

 

Lincraft are launching in Townsville.
Lincraft are launching in Townsville. Matt Taylor GLA060318BAGS
  • Lincraft is opening a new store in Townsville. The brand, which specialises in fashion fabrics, yarn, craft, haberdashery, home furnishings and window furnishings is currently hiring casual staff for the set up of the store.
  • A new waterfront restaurant is opening in Townsville in September. Bridgewater are seeking an experienced, creative, passionate head and sous chef with strong leadership experience ahead of the opening.
  • Supagas have launched a new branch in Townsville. The supplier of cylinder gases such as LPG, Industrial Gases, Hospitality Gases and Helium is looking for a new business development manager.

Mackay and Whitsundays

  • Fantastic Furniture are opening a new store in Mackay in September. The brand is recruiting for a store manager.
  • A new big box department store, specialising in homewares, is opening in Mackay and is on the hunt for a store manager.
  • The Boathouse Fishbar is a new and trendy bar/restaurant opening at the Port of Airlie Marina. They are on the hunt for a head chef.
  • Ambrosia Modern Asian Cuisine Restaurant is opening at Airlie Beach in September. They are on the hunt for a restaurant supervisor and chef.
  • Supagas are opening a new branch in Mackay. The supplier of cylinder gases such as LPG, Industrial Gases, Hospitality Gases and Helium is looking for a delivery driver.

 

Fantastic Furniture is coming to Mackay
Fantastic Furniture is coming to Mackay Contributed

Rockhampton

  • A new fitness and lifestyle store is opening in Rockhampton. Frontline Retail are advertising for staff for the brand, which is 'dedicated to giving every customer the a memorable in-store experience and have a style to help all men, women and children enjoy an active lifestyle'.
  • Sherrin Rentals is launching a new branch in Rockhampton. The business specialises in the dry hire of compaction equipment, earthmoving equipment, and EWP's, and requires a field service diesel mechanic for the new branch.

Gladstone

  • Fitt Resources is launching a new branch in Gladstone. The company offers an opportunity for qualified trades people with supervisory experience to expand and evolve. They currently have a vacancy for a full time experienced hands on workshop supervisor with pump experience to lead the opening of the Gladstone branch.

Hervey Bay

  • Furniture Clearance Centre are launching a new store in Hervey Bay. The outdoor furniture specialists have multiple sales roles available.
  • A new tapas restaurant and bar is opening at Hervey Bay. The new venue, The Deck @ Sea Salt, is expected to open in August on the beachfront at Rainbow Beach.

Sunshine Coast

  • Everfresh IGA are opening a new store at North Buderim. The grocery brand is advertising for multiple roles including supervisor and team member positions.
  • Okanui are opening a flagship store in Noosa Heads. The brand, which is 'dedicated to creating faithful clothing inspired by our heritage surf beginnings' are searching for multiple staff.
  • An international luxury retailer is opening a new store at Maroochydore. The brand are in the process of rapid expansion of their retail locations across Australia. Climb Retail are advertising for staff for the brand.

 

IGA is opening a new store at the Sunshine Coast
IGA is opening a new store at the Sunshine Coast Jarred Sferruzzi
  • Remarkable Outdoor Living are opening in the Sunshine Coast. The store, which is set to open in September, needs multiple new staff.
  • SILK Laser Clinics are opening at Maroochydore. They are after a Laser and Dermal Technician to work in the new clinic, which is expected to open in November.
  • Ralph Lauren are opening a pop-up stores in Myer, Maroochydore. They're after a sales associate to work in the store.
  • Seed Heritage is opening a children's store at Noosa. They are currently recruiting for staff for the store.
  • Secrets Shhh are opening a new store at Sunshine Plaza. The jewellery brand are seeking a store manager in training ahead of the opening.
  • A new new bar and bistro operation is launching at Habitat Noosa at Elanda Point. Chefs are required.
  • IPAR is opening a new branch on the Sunshine Coast. The occupational rehabilitation services provider is looking for staff.

Brisbane Region

  • Starbucks are opening a new store in South Brisbane. The international coffee brand, which currently has 28 coffee houses in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and the Gold Coast, is continuing to grow in Australia and has plans to open a number of brand new stand alone and drive thru stores.
  • TK Maxx are opening a new store in Brisbane City. The retail giant, which offers big brand, designer and high-quality fashion apparel and home wares, for a whole lot less than department stores, has multiple positions available.

 

Starbucks are opening a new cafe.
Starbucks are opening a new cafe. Che Chapman
  • New furniture store opening at Brisbane Airport DFO. Recruitment agency Frontline Retail are searching for staff for the new store, which is set to open in September.
  • Ishka are opening a new store in Indooroopilly. Ishka is a creative, spirited and quirky retail business that has spent over 40 years embracing world cultures and providing customers with a diverse collection of hand crafts, furniture, jewellery and fashion from around the world. Multiple staff including management, are sought for the new store.
  • Pillow Talk are opening a new store near Brisbane Airport. The homewares giant are advertising for staff for their new Skygate Home & Life Centre store.
  • A new menswear store is opening at Springfield this month. Frontline Retail are advertising for staff for the retailer.
  • A 'fast fashion' brand is opening a new store at Logan/Southern Suburbs. Sinclair Recruitment are advertising for staff for the retailer, which is 'one of one of Australia's most recognised fashion brands'.
  • A new men's apparel store is opening at Logan/Southern Suburbs. Sinclair Recruitment are advertising for staff for the Australian brand who are not only expanding, but also upgrading and refurbishing their existing stores.
  • Rapidly expanding fast-food brand Carl's Jr are opening a new store in Rothwell in Brisbane's Northern Suburbs. They're on the hunt for staff to join the team.

 

Carl's Jr is opening two new stores in Brisbane
Carl's Jr is opening two new stores in Brisbane Contributed
  • Carl's Jr are also opening a store at Eagleby. They are looking for multiple staff for the store.
  • Nightowl Convenience are opening a new store in Fitzgibbon. The are seeking a store manager to lead the team once the doors open.
  • A 'top menswear brand' is opening a new store in the western suburbs/Ipswich region. Frontline Retail are searching for staff for the new store, which is set to open this month.
  • Rice Furniture are opening a store at Tingapla. They are looking for 'like minded, passionate people who love furniture and homewares and get a buzz out of sales' to join their team.
  • Lighting Illusions is opening a new store at the new Skygate Home & Life Centre next to the Brisbane Airport DFO. The lighting and ceiling fan retailer is looking for sales assistants.
  • AMX Motorcycle Accessories are are launching a store in Virginia. A store manager is sought for the store.
  • Wittner Shoes are opening a 'super store' in James Street, Fortitude Valley. The store, which is set to open in November. will include three distinct areas including the full price retail store, clearance store and an online E-Store.

 

Total Tools.
Total Tools. Lou O'Brien
  • Total Tools are opening at new branch at North Lakes. The trades and tool retailer is looking for a store manager.
  • A new luxury furniture and homewares store is opening in Brisbane City. Sinclair Recruitment are searching for staff for the brand which is rapidly expanding and opening large format stores across Queensland.
  • Remarkable Outdoor Living are opening in Fortitude Valley. The store, which is set to open in September, needs multiple new staff.
  • Salvatore Ferragamo are opening a new store in Queens Plaza. The luxury goods retailer is seeking experienced sales associates to be part of their new team.
  • Dion Lee are opening a new boutique store in James Street in the Calile Hotel. The brand is searching for staff ahead of their opening in September.
  • Oscar Wylee are opening a store at Strathpine. The designer eyewear brand are after an optometrist for the store.
  • Women's Fashion Brand, Sacha Drake is opening at Chermside. The brand is looking for sales staff and stylists.
  • Bridgestone select are opening a new branch in West Ipswich. They're after a mechanic ahead of their opening later this month.
  • Autobarn is launching a new store in Enoggera. The brand is after a store manager to lead the new team.
  • Ralph Lauren are opening pop-up stores in Myer, Indooroopilly, Chermside and Carindale. They're after a sales associate to work in the store.

 

A number of new cafes are opening.
A number of new cafes are opening. John McCutcheon
  • Merlo Coffee are opening a new cafe at Eagle Farm in late 2018. Multiple staff are being sought.
  • Furla are opening a new shop at Brisbane DFO. The fashion brand is looking for a store manager.
  • Storage King are opening a new facility at Jindalee. They require a storage consultant ahead of the opening.
  • Seed Heritage is opening a children's store at Carindale. They are currently recruiting for an experienced and inspirational leader to join the team as store manager.
  • Shaver Shop are opening at Mount Ommaney and are seeking staff for the new store.
  • JD Sports are opening a new store in Brisbane City. They are looking to hire multiple staff for the store.
  • Under Armour Australia is opening a new store in Brisbane CBD. They are looking for experienced sales associates to help run their new factory house.
  • The Talent Kitchen is a new fine dining venue opening in Brisbane City. With plans to open in the upcoming months, they are looking for a highly experienced restaurant manager.
  • Donna Chang Dining is a new modern Asian restaurant with a focus on Cantonese and Sichuan cuisines opening in Brisbane City. Ghanem Group are seeking wait staff and food runners for the new business.
  • Boom Boom Room is an opulent basement-level cocktail lounge opening in Brisbane City. Ghanem Group are seeking wait staff and food runners for the new business.
  • The Fish Factory is a new seafood cafe/takeaway opening at Lytton Road, Morningside. They are looking for experienced cooks to join their team.
  • Friends Hospitality Holding Pty Ltd is launching a new Indian restaurant in New Farm soon. They are searching for an experienced head chef with Indian cuisine expertise, two experienced cooks and an experienced restaurant manger to take charge of setting up the new restaurant.
  • Gambaro Group is opening a new Italian restaurant in Brisbane's CBD. The restaurant, Persone by Gambaro, will be located in the newly built Brisbane Quarter. Applications are open for Chefs de Partie.

Gold Coast

  • Platypus Shoes are opening a new 'mega store' at Robina. The store, which is said to be the first of its kind of the chain, will stock brands such as Adidas, Nike, Lacoste, New Balance and Dr Martens.
  • yd. is opening a new store in Westfield at Coomera. The menswear giant is on the hunt for a store manager.
  • Michael Hill Jeweller have new store plans for Harbour Town. The jewellery retailer are advertising for sales professionals to work in the soon-to-open store.
  • Homewares giant Spotlight are launching a new store in Upper Coomera. The iconic Aussie department store are currently searching for multiple staff, including management, for the store.

 

Pillow Talk
Pillow Talk
  • Pillowtalk are opening a new store at Burleigh Waters. The store, which is set to open at Burleigh Central in mid-October, needs both a manager and assistant manager.
  • Pandora are opening a new store at Coomera. They are currently recruiting for multiple roles.
  • Bonds are opening a new store at Westfield Coomera. They are on the hunt for an assistant manager.
  • Prouds the Jewellers are opening a new store at Coomera. Casual and part time positions are available.
  • A new ladies fashion store is opening at Pacific Fair. Sinclair Recruitment are on the hunt for staff for the store.
  • OPSM are opening a new store at Tweed City. An optometrist is needed for the store.
  • QBD Books are opening a new store at Coomera. The bookstore is recruiting for a full team of casual shop assistants / store associates.

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  • OZ Design Furniture are opening a new store at Helensvale. The furniture and homewares retailer is currently seeking a Retail Store Manager.
  • Lighting Superstore are opening a new store on the Gold Coast. The lighting brand already has a shop based on the northern end of the Gold Coast but have a new store opening soon and need a showroom manager.
  • Oscar Wylee are opening a store at Helensvale. The designer eyewear brand are after a manager for the store.
  • Fella Hamilton are opening a store at The Oasis on Broadbeach. The mature ladies fashion chain requires retail assistants for the new shop.
  • Sportspower is opening a new store at Burleigh Heads. The sports retailer is on the hunt for a manager ahead of their opening.
  • A large format homewares retailer is opening at Burleigh Heads. Frontline Retail are searching for staff for the store.
  • Shaver Shop are opening at Burleigh Heads and are seeking staff for the new store.
  • Healthyworld Pharmacy Group are opening a new store at Coomera in October and are looking for enthusiastic people to join their team.
  • Secrets Shhh are opening a new store at Robina. The jewellery brand are seeking a store manager in training ahead of the opening.
  • An amazing new bar restaurant is opening in Tugun this month. The venue will serve over 20 craft beers, cocktails, wines and have social dining. They are looking for a dedicated and talented kitchen team.

 

KFC are opening at Coomera
KFC are opening at Coomera KFC
  • A new cafe is opening soon at Calypso Bay's exclusive Resident's Leisure Club. The club has an opportunity for multiple staff to work in the new cafe.
  • Betty's Burgers and Concrete Co is opening a new eatery in Coomera. The classic burger shack claims to have the most delicious burgers in town along with homemade custard ice-cream or 'concretes'. They are now seeking an experienced hospitality professional to step into the role of assistant kitchen manager.
  • KFC is opening a new 'food court' store at Coomera. They are currently seeking team members.
  • Work Rehab are launching a new branch at the Gold Coast. The rehabilitation provider covers a wide range of occupational health and rehabilitation services.

Toowoomba

  • BeMe are opening a new store at Clifford Gardens. The plus sized, mature women's fashion brand is looking to hire a store manager ahead of the opening.
  • Seed Heritage is opening a children's store in Toowoomba. They are currently recruiting for an experienced and inspirational leader to join the team as store manager.

Warwick

  • Fletcher Building Limited are opening a new Tradelink branch in Warwick. The plumbing supplies business is looking for an assistant branch manager to to join their soon to be opened store.

Kingaroy

  • TV Direct are opening in Kingaroy Shoppingworld in early September. The retailer is searching for staff to join the team, with employment to start on September 6.


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