Garland Waddington enjoys playing an active role in our community.
Whether through providing legal assistance or financial support to worthy causes or encouraging staff to be part of one of the many community projects and industry associations we support each year, we are proud to add value to the broader community and to make a positive difference to the lives of others.
Garland Waddington is an active sponsor of the following important industry associations:
Master Builders is the peak industry association representing building and construction in Queensland. This organisation is the number one source of practical and relevant information regarding the Queensland building and construction industry.
The Sunshine Coast Business Womens’ Network connect and inspire dynamic women. Through a number of programs and initiatives, this organisation contributes to the personal and professional development of women on the Sunshine Coast.
Charities and community groups
We are also proud to support various charities and community groups. The following list provides an overview of some of the worthy causes we have chosen to support this year:
Garland Waddington sponsors two student awards for the annual Faculty of Arts, Business and Law Awards in the subjects of Equity and Trusts and Property Law.
Wishlist is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to fundraising for the needs of the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service. Garland Waddington support their major events by purchasing tickets and entering a team in the Waterlife annual event.
The Compass Institute Inc. is an award winning Sunshine Coast based Charity dedicated to providing support for people with intellectual and/or physical disabilities. Partner at Garland Waddington, Brendan Bathersby, is proud to serve on the Board for this charity.
The Maroochydore Chamber of Commerce is based in the Sunshine Coast CBD and is focussed on promoting and assisting local businesses while building a better business community in Maroochydore. Partner at Garland Waddington, Brendan Bathersby, is a member of the Executive Committee.