Bootcamp teams
Startup teams
of our applications come from outside Geelong
of our startups are female entrepreneurs
of our startups are non-tech startups

Runway began its journey in 2016 after being awarded $1.25 million from LaunchVic in their first round of funding.

What we offer

Get to know some of our amazing mentors and partners

The Runway team rely on the incredibly talented and experienced network of mentors and partners who generously dedicate their knowledge, skills, networks and support to help grow our startups. Meet some of them below…
Simon Quirk
Simon QuirkFounder and CEO, VidVersity
Jodie Dunn
Jodie DunnPrincipal HR Consultant, Envisage HR Solutions
Jen Perks
Jen PerksDirector, Upstart Entrepreneurial Challenge
Ben Kluwgant
Ben Kluwgant Government Incentives Advisor, Catalyst Solutions
Tristonne Forbes
Tristonne ForbesFounder, Pathwize
Paul Grey
Paul GreyPrincipal Lawyer, Harwood Andrews
Fi Mercer
Fi MercerFounder and CEO, Governance Evaluator
Cecille McCutcheon
Cecille McCutcheonCOO, realestatebookings.com.au
Justin OBrien
Justin OBrienDirector, westcarrharvey
Heather Kelly
Heather KellyDirector, Upstart Entrepreneurial Challenge
Stan Corner
Stan CornerFounder, Business Technology Services
Dr. Zivit Inbar
Dr. Zivit InbarFounder and CEO, DifferenThinking

Are you ready now?

Are you eligible? Have you read the fine print? Yes? Then…


Why Geelong?

Funding Model for Geelong

Runway, in conjunction with the City of Greater Geelong, offer up to 5 startups per round, funding of between $15k and $30k in capital.
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Are you interested in being a part of Runway Ballarat?

Launching in July 2018, we are now seeking expressions of interest. Submit your details below and we will be in touch.

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