access subsidised support

We co-invest with industry, government and civil society organisations in growing individual ventures and the whole blue economy.

If you meet the requirements, you can access subsidised services, forums, workspace, networks and other opportunities.

Read below for current and past programs and click through for more details or to apply.


Blue Gravity will support the growth of high-potential marine innovations and facilitate collaboration amongst stakeholders in WA’s ‘blue economy’. The activities include services, education, events, partnership facilitation, investment brokering and communication.

EOIs are open now, services open on 1 March 2022

Blue Gravity Overview

Ventures must:

‣ be ocean-focused,
‣ have growth aspirations,
‣ have a products or services at prototype stage.

Services will include:

‣ investment-readiness assessment and plan,
‣ up to $10,000 of one-on-one support,
‣ scholarships to incubation programs,
‣ workspace at a blue economy hub,
‣ subsidised access to forums,

Ventures must be willing to invest time in
growing your business, and be seeking additional talent, partnerships or funding to grow significantly in the next 6-12 months.

Scale of opportunity:

Up to 50 ventures will receive an initial diagnosis, recommendations and referrals. Up to 23 receiving a combination of the subsidised services, with 5 receiving the highest level of acceleration support.
Learn more about Blue Gravity

Blue Gravity partners

MARCH 2021 - FEB 2022 (CLOSED)

This blue economy initiative serves REGIONAL small to medium-sized enterprises (SME's) in marine industries to grow through investment in diversification, commercialisation and international markets.

Blue Growth Eligibility

Ventures must:

be registered or operating in WA's regions,
‣ have growth aspirations,
‣ be investing in innovation,
‣ have products or prototypes (beyond an idea).


Mix of in-person and virtual.


The primary investment is time in
growing your business: at least one hour and up
to thirty hours. There are caps on the subsidies
available for travel and advisory.


You will complete reports on progress and a short evaluation to assess benefits and improve future programs.
Read the Blue Growth overview

Blue Growth partners

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