Tenders

RDA Tropical North collates information on upcoming tenders from government, corporate and private sectors.

Building / Construction / Maintenance / Repairs
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Dept of Education, Training and Employment Refurbishment of Male and Female Amenities Inviting tenders for construction of the Internal Refurbishment of Male & Female Amenities located at Cairns State High School ,Sheridan Street, Cairns North. 26 Nov 2021
Ports North Supply of Steel Piles

Ports North has identified upgrades to selected assets as an Early Works project within the Cairns Marine Precinct development. This Early Works project is aimed at delivering additional in-water vessel maintenance capability.

Key aspects of the CMP EW project include:

• Provision of additional common user wharf structures to facilitate in-water vessel maintenance, including a new 85m long dual-face wharf at Smith’s Creek 3 and a new 50m long single face wharf at Smith’s Creek 2
• Provision of additional facilities to reduce congestion between freight handling and in-water vessel maintenance operations
• Provision of associated infrastructure and services

30 Nov 2021
Dept of Energy and Public Works – QBuild – Far North Qld Emergency Dept – Main Works Expressions of Interest are sought from Building Contractors who have the appropriate skills, previous experience and expertise to provide their services in the delivery of the Project. 1 Dec 2021
Queensland Health Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service Install 4 x Generators

Invitation to Offer with the objectives of:

– Supply and install 4 electricity generators to Darnley (Erub), Kubin and Warraber Islands
– The generators will be essential in providing back-up supply of electricity to the Primary Health Care Clinics during interruptions to the normal supply of electricity

2 Dec 2021
Ports North Building Modifications

PN intends to undertake an office modification to the northern area of the upper (1st) floor, being the Planning & Infrastructue (P&I) office area.  The works include demolition and removal of internal walls and construction of a new internal wall (all non-structural). This will require isolation and relocation of existing electrical fittings. The new office modification will require upgrades to the existing electrical and data systems to the P&I area. The works also include some minor changes and upgrades to the air-conditioning system.

These works will impact the office users and careful planning and staging of the works will be vital to the successful delivery of this project.

3 Dec 2021
Dept of Education Block G Refurbishment Calling for submissions for construction of a New Learning Centre, refurbishment of existing classrooms and construction of a new vehicle car park, located at Malanda State High School. 3 Dec 2021
Torres Shire Council Concrete Road Inviting capable and experienced tenderers to undertake the construction of 4,260m2 of concrete road and kerb and channel. 6 Dec 2021
QBuild Replace Beacons Fully extract 18 beacons in Weipa and 12 beacons in Cairns and supply, fabricate and install replacement beacon structures in their place. 8 Dec 2021
Dept of Transport and Main Roads – Far North Install Intelligent Transport System

Invited to tender for Installation of Intelligent Transport System and Associated Infrastructure on Kuranda Range (Kennedy Highway 32A).

Works include, but not limited to:

Installation of electrical and communication conduits
Installation of ITS stations and associated technology and cabling
Traffic Management

9 Dec 2021
Ports North Installation of New Fenders to Berthing Dolphins

The scope of works included in this tender is for:

The supply of fender components including but not limited to: fender mounting plates (4 plates), fender support piles (4 x 310UC piles), fender wearing strips and all other necessary materials to complete the fender system replacement to the two dolphins
The removal and disposal of the existing fender systems
The complete installation of the new fender system, including the driving of 4 new fender support piles.
The wharf is an operational wharf and construction methodology and programming around vessel operations will be critical to the successful delivery of the works.

17 Dec 2021

 

Community and Social Services
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Cairns Regional Council Multicultural Facility  – Needs Analysis Inviting submissions from suitably qualified and experienced consultants to undertake a needs analysis of the provision of multicultural facilities in Cairns. 19 Nov 2021
Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission Indigenous Justice Research Program

The Indigenous Justice Research Program (the Program) is a joint initiative by the Australian Institute of Criminology (AIC), the National Indigenous Australians Agency (NIAA) and the Indigenous Justice Clearinghouse (IJC). The Program has been established to fund academic research relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander criminal justice.

The Program will provide funds to undertake applied, policy relevant research that employs robust methods.

30 Nov 2021
Cairns Regional Council Lease and Management of Cairns International Tennis Centre Requires a suitably qualified, innovative and experienced Lessee to provide management and operation of the Cairns International Tennis Centre. The services must include program delivery, administrative operations and maintenance programs to deliver high quality tennis and event opportunities on behalf of Council under a Lease arrangement. Council is looking for Operators who will lease and operate from the premises and provide a popular, well presented and successful leisure facility. The Lessee will provide leadership within a vibrant tennis community and promote active participation in community tennis programs and coaching services. 30 Nov 2021
Cairns Regional Council Reef Magic Laser Show Inviting submissions from appropriately skilled cultural arts and events providers to develop and present a unique light and laser show experience for Cairns Festival 2022. Tenderers will need to demonstrate high creativity aspects, unique proprietary designs and skills to showcase Cairns and the region. The Cairns Festival delivery dates are (opening night) 26 August 2022 until Sunday 4 September 2022 (closing night). 3 Dec 2021
Dept of Veterans Affairs Drug abuse prevention or control programs Seeking to establish a Standing Offer Panel of suitably qualified and experienced organisations to provide community-based Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) treatment services to veterans residing throughout Australia. 7 Dec 2021
Queensland Health – Community Services Funding Branch Community-Based Palliative Care Services Seeking Proposals for service provider/s to deliver community-based palliative care services in Queensland, outside of South-East Queensland, from 1 October 2022. The objective of the program is to provide palliative health care services for individuals living in rural, regional and remote Queensland and diagnosed with advanced and progressive life limiting illness to ensure they receive coordinated and shared care under multidisciplinary care teams in community settings. 27 Jan 2022
DCHDE – Housing and Homelessness Services – Procurement Queensland Housing Investment Growth Initiative (QHIGI)

 Seeking partnerships with individuals, organisations, developers and housing providers to deliver more housing for those who need it.  The QHIGI will be developed through three funding initiatives:

  1. The Housing Investment Fund – funding partnered projects to increase social and affordable housing supply.
  2. QuickStarts Qld – a capital investment program to accelerate planned acquisition, new construction and redevelopment opportunities to deliver new homes sooner.
  3. Help to Home – a partnership with property owners, landlords and registered community housing providers to headlease homes to people who are eligible for social housing​.

All proponents are required to complete the pre-lodgement form (link to the SmartyGrants pre-lodgement form can be found in the Overview or Get Involved section) as the first step in submitting your proposal for consideration under the QHIGI.

31 Jan 2022

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Education, Employment and Training
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National Indigenous Australians Agency Work Exposure in Government (WEX) Program

NIAA is seeking a supplier to deliver the WEX program including logistics for one Canberra and one Regional WEX event each year for up to 100 students and 15 teachers and support staff per event.

WEX aims to encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander senior school students to complete Year 12 and consider a career in the Australian Parliament or the Australian Public Service (APS).

29 Nov 2021
Dept of Employment, Small Business and Training Business Ready Subject Matter Expert (SME) Services Seeking Expression of Interest (EOI) for the provision of Business Ready Subject Matter Expert (SME) Services. 30 Nov 2021
Dept of Education, Skills and Employment Proposal for Activities for Local Jobs Program Local Recovery Fund 2021-2023 The Department of Education, Skills and Employment is seeking responses to this Request for Proposal from entities including employers, employment services and training providers; and the community support and education sectors (respondents) interested in delivering Local Jobs Program Activities (LJP Activities) under the Local Jobs Program (LJP) 2021-2023 in 26 Employment Regions. 7 Dec 2021
General Goods and Services

 

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Dept of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Australian Aid Program Support Unit for Gender Equality Calling for expressions of interest for the design and implementation of the Support Unit for Gender Equality (SURGE). The Support Unit will seek to strengthen the outcomes of Australia’s development program on gender equality and women’s and girls’ empowerment through the provision of high quality technical expertise. The Unit will help DFAT’s Gender Equality Branch ensure that DFAT staff have access to timely, high quality advice and resources to strengthen DFAT’s global, regional and bilateral development portfolio and policy engagement efforts related to gender equality and women’s and girls’ empowerment. 22 Nov 2021
Queensland Rail Provision of Trackside Safety Training to Queensland Rail’s Contractors To establish a panel of Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) capable of providing TLI Transport and Logistics Training Package, specifically units of competency contained within qualifications TLI21920 Certificate II in Track Protection and TLI32715 Certificate III in Track Protection, to Queensland Rail’s Contractors. 22 Nov 2021
AgriFutures Best practice manual for growing pomegranates in Australia

The Australian pomegranate industry has been identified as a target industry for new research, development and extension (RD&E) investment in the 2021-22 financial year.

Delivered as part of the AgriFutures Emerging Industries Program, this aim of this project is to develop a best practice manual for the commercial production of pomegranates in Australia.

The development of a best practice manual has been identified as a priority by the industry in the Australian Pomegranate Industry Strategic Plan 2021-2026, due to be published in late 2021.

23 Nov 2021
Cairns Regional Council Provision of Events, Marketing, Advertising and Media Services (Refresh) Is seeking submissions from a variety of suitably experienced professionals to provide services associated with events and conferences, media services, communication, advertising, marketing and public relations to be included on Council’s Register of Prequalified Suppliers. Note this a refresh of an existing ROPS arrangement to add new suppliers or those who may have missed the opportunity the first time. Existing suppliers appointed to the ROPS do not need to re-apply. 23 Nov 2021
Queensland Health Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service Servicing of Fire Equipment

The objective of this tender is to seek a fire equipment servicing company to service all of TCHHS’s fire equipment. This includes undertaking monthly services at the 4 hospitals and 6 monthly services at the other facilitries.

The work includes: preventative serving and maintenance of fire systems, corrective maintenance and small scale minor works and recharge of old fire extuighuishers.

23 Nov 2021
Queensland Rail Supply of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Castings Invites you to submit a tender for the Supply of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Castings (QRP-21-50) 25 Nov 2021
Mareeba Shire Council General cleaning and maintenance Invites tenders from suitably qualified tenderers for the provision of regular Cleaning and general maintenance of various town facilities. 26 Nov 2021
Australian Institute of Family Studies Data Collection and data processing for Growing up in Australia: The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC) AIFS is searching for a fieldwork provider that has the capacity to undertake nation-wide face-to-face interviews on a sample of about 7,500 young people, as well as conduct CATI interviews on a sample of about 12,000 parents. The successful supplier would also need to innovate methodologies for our sample maintenance, data collection and respondent engagement needs, and undertake contact and survey data management activities. 29 Nov 2021
Dept of Education, Training and Employment Provision of Development and Delivery of Australian First Nations’ Languages Teacher Training Pathway Courses Offers are sought for the development and delivery of one (1) or more of the three (3) certificate level Australian First Nations’ Languages teacher training pathway courses accredited by ASQA in 2020. The three (3) courses are:
1. 10890NAT – Certificate II in Learning an Australian First Nation’s Language;
2. 10891NAT – Certificate III in Learning an Australian First Nation’s Language; and
3. 10892NAT – Certificate IV in Teaching an Australian First Nation’s Language.
30 Nov 2021
Mareeba Shire Council Amenities Upgrade Invites tenders from suitably qualified tenderers for the provision of a Design and Construct contract works to replace the existing shower and laundry block at the Riverside Caravan Park Egan Street Mareeba. 2 Dec 2021
Queensland Health Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service Supply and Installation of 4 x Generators

Invitation to Offer with the objectives of:

– Supply and install 4 electricity generators to Darnley (Erub), Kubin and Warraber Islands
– The generators will be essential in providing back-up supply of electricity to the Primary Health Care Clinics during interruptions to the normal supply of electricity

2 Dec 2021
Dept of Agriculture and Fisheries Cost Benefit Analysis Seeking to appoint an external agency to conduct a cost-benefit analysis on sugarcane RD&E projects finalised in the 2020-21 financial year, managed under the Sugar Research and Development Funding Deed of Variation and Extension 2018-21 6 Dec 2021
Dept of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Australian Aid Program Cambodia-Australia Partnership for Resilient Economic Development (CAP-RED) The CAP-RED program will be Australia’s flagship bilateral economic development program in Cambodia focusing on supporting economic recovery and boosting resilience over the next five years with a possible extension of a further three years. 14 Dec 2021
Queensland Corrective Services Provision of Cleaning Chemicals, Cleaning Products and Personal Hygiene Products

Depending on requirements these goods / services specifically include:

Cleaning Chemicals
Cleaning Products; and
Personal Hygiene Products

15 Dec 2021
Energy Queensland Distributed Energy Storage System (ESS)

Calling for expressions of interest from potential supply partners who, over the longer term, can support a variety of grid scale battery system sizes and capabilities.

This expression of interest is focused on offerings for megawatt scale grid storage which will be suitable for connection at the 11kV, 22kV or 33kV electricity distribution network.

17 Dec 2021
Dept of Justice and Attorney-General Youth Bail Compliance Project

Offers are invited by the State of Queensland (acting through the Department of Justice and Attorney-General) in relation to Invitation to Offer (ITO). 708.2122 for the establishment of a Contract for the Youth Justice Compliance Project.

Notes
1) This ITO is for further research, analysis and consideration of a broader cohort of young people in contact with the youth justice system, in order to improve overall bail outcomes.
2) For full details of the services sought, refer to Section 1 ITO Pack A
3) Suppliers are required to complete ITO Pack B and C only.

24 Jan 2022
Information Technology and Communication
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Dept of Transport and Main Roads – Translink Hearing Impaired Station Announcements

The purpose of this procurement is to undertake a Hearing Impaired Station Announcements Proof of Concept (PoC) to assess the viability of a solution to provide accurate and timely information to TransLinks hearing impaired customers at bus and rail stations.

While the primary objective of this process if to deliver a short-term PoC activity, there is also a desire to understand what a wider deployment would require, including the ability to estimate cost of wider deployment.

The output of this PoC activity will feed into strategic decision making for TMR in determining the direction of future activities, services, solutions and procurement processes.

22 Nov 2021
Dept of Employment, Small Business and Training CRM Support Invites Suppliers to provide an offer for the establishment of a Standing Offer Arrangement (SOA) – Customer Relationhip Management (CRM) Support. 24 Nov 2021
ACCC- Testing Services for the Measuring Broadband Australia (MBA) program Testing Services

The MBA Program tests and publicly reports on the typical speed and performance of broadband plans provided, including those provided over Australia’s National Broadband Network. The MBA Program assists consumers to compare and make informed decisions about which broadband services meet their needs.

This RFT process is seeking a Testing Provider for the three year period from 1 July 2022 to 30 June 2025.

Dept of Transport and Main Roads – IT WHS Solution and Implementation. Seeking proposals to establish a Whole of Government Enterprise Agreement with a Supplier who has the ability (including capability and capacity) to provide TMR and other future Queensland Government agencies, with a fit-for-purpose WHS Solution. The Solution is envisaged to be a Software as a Service (SaaS) Solution.  The Supplier will be responsible for provision of the Solution and the implementation services. 28 Nov 2021
Queensland Corrective Services Community Corrections Individual Reporting Solution

The Community Corrections Individual Reporting System allows offenders in the community to register their attendance at a District or reporting office by identifying themselves using their biometric data, entering information and answering a series of questions. The solution enables the registration of low risk offenders through self-service in a way which provides an appropriate level of check to reduce the risk of re-offending.

As the current equipment and technology was implemented around nine years ago and is at an end of life stage, QCS has planned to go out to market to evaluate the latest technologies, which can provide more alignment to the current QCS requirements and a best value for money for the organisation. QCS is seeking a complete “As-a-Service” model offering, to be delivered in conjunction with a QCS project team.

2 Dec 2021
Queensland Police Service Mobile Device Evidence Extraction Solution & Support Services Seeking information from the supplier market in relation to Mobile Device Evidence Extraction solutions and support services.  The purpose of this Request for Information is to gather information from the market that would assist the QPS in making future decisions in relation to their digital forensic capability. 3 Dec 2021
Dept of Education, Training and Employment Online Ordering Solution

Seeking to establish a Standing Offer Arrangement (SOA) that will enable Customers to acquire an Online Ordering Solution and associated Services. The Online Ordering Solution will cover the following Products and Services:

  • Software as a Service (SaaS) solution that supports the delivery of the following functions to parents and students:
  • Tuckshop/Canteen;
  • Uniform Shop;
  • Book Shop; and
  • School Event Registration (low cost, small school events).
21 Jan 2021
Infrastructure Services / Transport / Energy / Water/Waste
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Cairns Regional Council Servicing of Generators Seeking submissions and competitive rates for the routine servicing of these 97 stand-by generators. The Principle has generators installed throughout the region, providing essential back-up power supply to its facilities in order to minimise disruption incurred during power outages. The service is to be undertaken twice yearly. One minor service after the wet season between the months of April to June and one major service after the wet season between the months of August to December. 23 Nov 2021
Torres Strait Islands Regional Council Various DRFA Works Invitation to tender for the restoration of multiple roads throughout the Local Government Area (LGA) that were damaged as a result of Far North Queensland Tropical Low, 24-30 January 2021.as described in more detail in Part 5 – Scope. 25Nov 2021
Torres Strait Islands Regional Council Badu DRFA Works Invitation to tender for the restoration of multiple roads throughout the Local Government Area (LGA) that were damaged as a result of Far North Queensland Tropical Low, 24-30 January 2021.as described in more detail in Part 5 – Scope. 25 Nov 2021
Torres Strait Islands Regional Council Hammond DRFA Works Invitation you to tender for the restoration of multiple roads throughout the Local Government Area (LGA) that were damaged as a result of Far North Queensland Tropical Low, 24-30 January 2021.as described in more detail in Part 5 – Scope. 25 Nov 2021
Torres Strait Islands Regional Council Top Western Islands Invitation you to tender for the restoration of multiple roads throughout the Local Government Area (LGA) that were damaged as a result of Far North Queensland Tropical Low, 24-30 January 2021.as described in more detail in Part 5 – Scope. 25 Nov 2021
Cairns Regional Council Construction, Demolition and Soil Waste Disposal Seeking submissions and competitive rates for the disposal, recovery and recycling of construction and demolition waste, asphalt and road pavement waste, earth and soil waste, green waste, asbestos and general waste generated by Council staff and other authorised Suppliers 7 Dec 2021
Cairns Regional Council Owner’s Engineer Seeking the support of a suitably qualified multidisciplinary professional services provider to provide technical support services for the successful delivery of its Cairns Water Security – Stage 1 (CWSS1) project. The Owner’s Engineer will be required to provide support to Council in connection with the procurement, project definition /specifications, design, construction and commissioning of the project. 16 Dec 2021
Dept of Transport and Main Roads – FNQ PDR Sealing and Archer River Bridge Contractors prequalified to R2/B4/F50 are invited to tender for Peninsula Developmental Road sealing and drainage provisions and construction of a new bridge over Archer River 13 Jan 2022
Medical and Health
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Department of Health RFT for a National Health Literacy Strategy Invites suitably experienced organisations to submit a proposal to develop a National Health Literacy Strategy to support the National Preventive Health Strategy (the Strategy).    Implementation activities under the Strategy include the development of a National Health Literacy Strategy to improve the health literacy environment in Australia as well as individuals’ self-care capabilities. 19 Nov 2021
Federation of Ethnic Communities Councils of Australia (FECCA) CALD COVID-19 Health Small Grants Fund

FECCA will administer grants of $2500, $3500 or $5000 to groups or organisations to fund short-term, one-off, communication and outreach projects that aim to achieve the following objectives:

Address barriers to accessing information on COVID-19 and the vaccination program
Provide the opportunity for communities to identify and respond to issues and concerns surrounding COVID-19 and the vaccination program
Provide accurate and culturally relevant information on the COVID-19 Vaccination Program
Foster community involvement and participation
Encourage partnerships among community organisations

Jan 2022
Queensland Health Community Services Funding Branch Community-Based Palliative Care Services Seeking Proposals for service provider/s to deliver community-based palliative care services in Queensland, outside of South-East Queensland, from 1 October 2022. The objective of the program is to provide palliative health care services for individuals living in rural, regional and remote Queensland and diagnosed with advanced and progressive life limiting illness to ensure they receive coordinated and shared care under multidisciplinary care teams in community settings. 27 Jan 2022