Let us help you to move your business forward:

The Queensland Government has allocated 50% of its $100 million COVID-19 Adaption Grants program to small businesses in regional areas.

Eligible small and micro-businesses can apply for up to $10,000 to help move online and get through COVID-19. The funds can be used to:

  • build the business through marketing and communications activities (e.g. content development – web pages, mobile apps, video)

  • access digital training and up-skill employees to adapt to new business models (e.g. delivering training or showcasing products and services visually online)

  • access digital technologies to rebuild business operations and transition to a new way of doing business

eMotion Video Training & Production can help you take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to access support. We are offering businesses a $10,000 package covered by the COVID-19 Adaption Grant, including:

  • An introduction video for your website/Facebook landing page

  • 2 days coaching on how to easily make videos that really connect to your audience 

  • 2 months phone support to skyrocket your video social media presence.



What you need to know and do:

To be eligible for the grant, you must:

  • Have been subject to closure or otherwise highly impacted by the current shutdown.

  • Demonstrate that business revenue has been significantly impacted since 23rd March 2020, over a minimum 1-month period due to the onset and management of COVID-19.

  • Employ staff and have fewer than 20 employees at the time of applying for the grant.

  • Have a valid ABN

  • Be registered for GST.

  • Have a Queensland headquarters.

  • Have an annual turnover of $75,000 for the last financial year.

  • Have a payroll of less than $1.3 million.

  • Not be insolvent or have owners/directors that are an undischarged bankrupt.

As part of your application, you will be asked to provide a statement describing how the funding will help your business with retaining staff, business capability and resilience, continuity, diversification, and/or digital capability during the coronavirus pandemic.

To apply for the grant, or for more information visit:

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Two business powerhouses have joined together to help you grow and pivot to a healthier and more prosperous 2021 through business confidence and video!

The Queensland Government is offering up to $10,000 to assist small businesses in countering the impact of COVID-19, giving priority to regional areas.


eMotion Video Training & Production can show you how easy it is to produce your own professional-looking videos.  Co-Directors Kirsty Nancarrow and Suzie Cray share more than 50 years media industry experience. Suzie is the recipient of the 2021 Australia Day Achievement Award for her high-quality training videos for the QLD State Emergency Service. Kirsty is an award-winning journalist who honed her camera skills with the ABC and is now a sought-after media trainer. Suzie and Kirsty will take you step by step through the video making process, from planning to scripting, filming and editing – all with your smartphone.    


eMotion Video Training & Production run regular full-day video production workshops throughout the Far North and online, training in how to create videos for:


  • website landing page/introductions

  • product demonstration

  • Company culture/get to know you videos

  • Community collaborations/interviews

  • Repurposing webinars

  • Testimonials


Lesley Van Staveren was the 2017 Cairns Business Woman of the Year and the 2016 Australian Institute of Management Regional Owner/Entrepreneur of the Year. Lesley takes you through the critical steps required to enable you to put your best foot forward in any situation whether that’s communication within teams, cold-calling, business pitches and networking, or public speaking in general.

Enabling you to understand your core values and personal brand, Lesley’s coaching provides you with the tools required to become more confident, improve communication skills and enhance positive body language.

Key topics for sessions with Lesley include:

• Knowing yourself, your brand and your values.

• Developing compelling content to engage your target market.

• The different styles of learning.

• Growing your confidence in yourself.

• How to put your best foot forward in any situation.

• Negotiation and overcoming objections.

• Mastering the skill of presenting authentically on video.

Package #1 - $2,250

Becoming the Face of your Business


Three half day sessions

Session One - Communication, confidence and connections

Session Two - Media, messaging and interview skills

Session Three - Video creation, apps to edit with


Package #2 - $4,500

Harnessing your Business Voice

Two full day workshops

Day One - Knowing who you are as a presenter, owning your style and presenting to camera in flow with your personality.

Day Two - Creating your video. Includes scripting your story, an introduction to cameras, lighting and sound, and setting up and filming a short video for your business.

Package #3 - $10,000

Brand Accelerator - Give your business the special treatment

Three full day workshops

Day One - Knowing who you are as a presenter, owning your style and presenting to camera in flow with your personality.

Day Two - Creating a completed video. Includes scripting your story, an introduction to cameras, lighting and sound, setting up, filming and editing the video.

Day Three – Morning with Kirsty on engaging with the media and interview skills, afternoon with Suzie building your confidence with editing.


6 x 1-hour mentoring sessions with Lesley Van Staveren over 6 months

1 x additional video


For more info about the grant visit:

We can also tailor a package to suit your business needs. Contact us for an obligation free consultation.