News & Updates Archives - Spinifex Valley

GOVHACK (NT) is back in 2018!

  Great news for OpenData in the NT! After a successful first year running in the NT, the Govhack competition is back for its second year. The team here at Spinifex Valley are big supporters of Open Data principles and will be supporting GovHack in the NT where we can! For official news and announcements, […]

Congratulations to Central Australia’s Ecofair’s on its 10th Year!

  HUGE SHOUT OUT TO ECOFAIR ON IT’S 10th BIRTHDAY! So many big conversations about Australia and healthy living in the Arid Zone have been had at an EcoFair workshop or a lecture! For mine, the DesertSmart EcoFair has been a incredibly valuable part of the Central Australian festival calendar. How fortunate are we that […]

Spinifex Valley to facilitate Alice Springs co-working and innovation space

Spinifex Valley is excited to announce that we are taking a lead facilitation role at Central Australia‚Äôs first dedicated co-working space! The Sandbox is located in the Alice Springs CBD and was setup as a co-working hub. The goal is to bring entrepreneurial skills, start-up experience, mentoring and innovation events together in a shared space. […]

Seeking talent for photo/film shoot (Alice Springs)

Spinifex Valley is currently seeking male and female acting/ modelling talent for a short film/photo-shoot in Alice Springs. Job involves promoting a new tourism product. Job description/notes: Age: approx 20 – 35 years of age. Any cultural background. If applicants have any previous acting or modelling experience that would be helpful – but not essential. […]

Start Me Up: A co-working space for Alice Springs?

If you are thinking about getting an online business started and are worried about risks and costs – well… you should be! But seriously, there are many positive aspects to working in the 21st century hi-tech workforce – and Alice Springs will be seeing some innovative initiatives emerging soon to help support this rapidly growing […]

Museums & the Web 2015 (Melbourne)

Spinifex Valley is pleased to advise that we got along to the Australia’s first Musuems and the Web conference held in Melbourne between 5th to the 8th of October. What a great event it was. There were lots of interesting sessions about how large and small organisations across Australia (and the world) are dealing with […]

Need a quote or instant support?

Spinifex Valley has just implemented a new solution that puts us in touch with our clients via a simple and effective “live chat” service right on the front-page of our website. Have a question? Need a quote? Need some support? Just use the chat box in the bottom-right-hand-corner of this screen. We look forward to […]

CAAMA Music Website Reloaded

Pleased to advise of the relaunch of the CAAMA Music website, complete with: A major design overhaul. E-Commerce integration. Secure Encryption for Administration and checkout. Fully integrated audio player with easy to manage interface. Advanced artist integration into the shop. Google analytics integration. SEO Optimisation. Security optimisation. and much more.. The website is now attracting […]

App vs. Responsive – What should I do?

Ok. So you’ve got a budget to work with and you want to develop a high quality interactive experience or destination for your clients and customers. And it must work well on smart phones. So should you develop an app? What about this “responsive” or “mobile-friendly” web design you’ve heard about? Do you need both? […]

A Bill of Rights for the Internet?

The Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance, also known as NETmundial, was recently convened in Sao Paulo, Brazil, to discuss two important issues relevant for the future evolution of the Internet, in an open and multistakeholder fashion: Internet Governance Principles, and Roadmap for the future evolution of the Internet Governance Ecosystem. The […]

Broadband for the Bush Forum in Alice Springs

For anyone interested in a bit of a stakeholder get together to discuss the NBN and broadband economy related issues and for regional Australia, do check out the Broadband for the Bush Forum that is being held in Alice Springs on the 1st May. It is potentially interesting timing given the current “policy manourerings” around […]

Outback Parks & Lodges

Outback Parks & Lodges (OPL) specializes in providing quality accommodation for our clients working and touring in remote areas.

What is BitCoin all about?

We’re getting asked a fair bit lately: “what is this bitcoin thing all about?” WELL! Where to start? Or maybe it is more pertinent to ask “Where will it end?” And the answer to that is “it depends on the premine, the hash-rate, the difficulty curve and the number of coins released….” Over your head […]

WordPress 3.9 released

WordPress is a fantastic CMS with a massive range of possible applications. It is supported by a fantastic development team and a great community. Spinifex Valley has implemented WordPress sites for a wide range of clients – each with very different needs and audiences. Going with a larger enterprise level solution is good too – […]

Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Released today

Canonical today released Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, which according to their presser, “brings a new level of reliability, performance and interoperability to cloud and scale out environments with support and maintenance for five years.” Sounds pretty good; and Ubuntu is already leading the pack as far as mainstream accessibility goes! (ok – mint, fedora, suse etc […]

Olive Pink Botanic Garden site launched

Really happy with the new redesign and functionality of the Olive Pink Botanic Garden website. OPBG’s new site now incorporates a new advanced page-layout manager, event management & calendar integration, e-commerce functionality and the capacity to better manage the general information heirarchy. Check it out here. What do you think?

New Spinifex Valley website launched

Hello / Werte World! The Spinifex Valley team has launched a new website to showcase the various services we offer – and to keep you up to date with interesting tech news and digital economy developments. You can also follow us on Twitter or like us on Facebook.