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Our People, Design House Australia, Design House , Graphic Design, Print, Website Design, Web, WordPress, Development, Hosting, Business Cards, Logos, Billboards, Social Media, Facebook, Social Media, Hervey Bay, Fraser Coast, Australia, Sunshine Coast, Noosa, Gympie, Nambour, Maryborough, Brisbane, Queensland, Jeanette Maynes

Jeanette Maynes


Jeanette is a professional and motivated business owner and graphic / website designer that has over 20 years extensive knowledge, qualifications and experience in the fields of business, IT (Information Technology), advertising, marketing, graphic and website design, tourism, hospitality plus event management.

Being an adventure and exercise enthusiast, Jeanette decided to become qualified as a Personal Trainer to help others enjoy the benefits of a healthy active lifestyle and educate on the importance of a strong mind!

“As you think, so shall you become.” – Bruce Lee

Jeanette is extremely passionate about her business and fitness, striving for excellence in all aspects of her life, motivating and inspiring others on their journey. She definitely ‘Walks the Talk!”

She is well known as quite the modern day woman who loves socialising and dancing, mixed with lively and intelligent conversation. Jeanette thrives on hard work, study, photography, exercise and adventure!

“Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.” – Oprah Winfrey

In May 2009, Jeanette was one of the first five students Nationally to ever complete a Masters of Professional Studies. This University Degree was written on the future of Design House..

If you enjoy what you do, you’ll never work another day in your life. – Confucius


Formal Qualifications

Post Graduate Degree:

  • Master of Professional Studies
Diplomas of:

  • Graphic Design
  • Business Management
  • Business
  • Event Management (Partial)
Cert IV’s in:

  • Design (Graphic & Design Studies)
  • Business (Marketing)
  • Training & Assessment
  • Information Technology (Website Design)
  • Small Business Management
  • Business
  • Fitness (Personal Trainer)

  • Justice of the Peace (Qualified)
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Cert III in Fitness (Group Fitness)
  • Law of Attraction Practitioner
  • Life Coach

Volunteer Experience & Causes

2015 to 2016– President & Secretary Scarness Action Group | Progress Association
2013 to 2015 – Vice President Scarness Action Group | Progress Association
2013 to 2015 – 10km Challenge (Fitness) – Free Monthly Community Event
2012 to 2015 – 20km Challenge (Fitness) – Free Community Event
2012 to current – Chairman Eden by the Bay Resort Body Corporate
2012 – 24HR Gym – 24 / 7 for Kids Charity Event ($5,000 raised for the Hervey Bay Hospital)
2011, 2007, 2006, 2004 – Toy Run (Salvation Army)
2009 to current – Red Cross Blood Donor
2007 to 2015 – World Vision Child Sponsor
2007 – Fraser Coast Cultural Festival
2004 – Organised Charity events at the Hervey Bay Boat Club for: Make a Wish Foundation, Lock Up Your Boss, Clubs Qld Smile for a Child, Salvation Army
2004 to 2016 – Chairman Gold Coast Units Body Corporate
2004 to current – Justice of the Peace

Entrepreneurial Seminars

2015 – OPRAH
2014 – 
Hay House Writers Seminar – Reid Tracy , Leon Nacson , Pam Grout,  Bronnie Ware, Megan Dalla-Camina , Jess Ainscough (2 day seminar)  
2012 – Tony Robbins 
(4 day seminar)
2011 –
Anthony Robbins, Robert Kiyosaki, T. Harv Eker and DONALD TRUMP (3 day seminar)
2010 – Deepak Chopra

Business AwardsOur People, Design House Graphic & Website Design, Hervey Bay Fraser Coast

2017 – Nominated Queensland “Telstra Business Awards”
2012 –
Nominated Queensland “Telstra Women’s Business Awards”
2010 –
Nominated Fraser Coast Business Awards
2010 – Shortlisted Queensland “Telstra Business Awards”
2010 –
Nominated Mayoral “Environmental Awards” – Fraser Coast Regional Council
2009 – 1st commercial graphic & website design “ecoBiz accredited Partner” with the Queensland Government & the 1st “ecoBiz Partner” from the Hervey Bay region
2008 – Finalist Queensland “Telstra Women’s Business Awards”
2008 – 
1 in 5 Finalist Nationally for the NEIS; “Best Growth Business Award”
2008  – Finalist
Queensland “Telstra Business Awards”
2007 – Winner
Fraser Coast Business Awards, Hervey Bay Chamber of Commerce; “Special Commendation Award”
2006 – Winner Fraser Coast Business Awards; “Other Services”
2006 –
 1 in 5 Finalist Nationally for the NEIS  “Best Growth Business Award”
2006 –
Nominated for Hervey Bay Chamber of Commerce; “Customer Service Award”
Full list here.


2017 – Tasmania Summit of Cradle Mountain 1,545m 
2017 – 
Kokoda Challenge 96km Overnight
2017 – 
Fraser Island 50km in 2 days
2017 –
Fraser Island Great Walk 80km in 2 days 
2017 – 
Mt Kosciuszko 2,228 m, Australia’s Highest Mountain
2016 –
Tasmania / Cradle Mountain ‘The Overland Track’ 62.5km, 3 day hike
2016 –
Sunshine Coast Marathon 42km
2016 – 
Fraser Island overnight hike 50km
2015 –
Sunshine Coast Marathon 42km
2015 – Mt Kosciuszko 2,228 m, Australia’s Highest Mountain
2015 – Mt Warning 1,156 m, neat the Queensland’s Border
2014 – Fraser Island Great Walk 90km in 2.5days
2014 – Pomona King of the Mountain
2014 – Fraser Island overnight hike 60km
2013 – Gold Coast Marathon 42km
2013 – Tough Mudder Caloundra 17km
2013 – Trail Run Rainbow Beach 25 km
2012 – Fraser Island overnight hike 50km
2012 – Tough Mudder Sydney 20km
2012 – Bare Foot Fire Walking
2011 – Kokoda Trail Run Brisbane 30km
2011 – Great Wall Marathon China 42km + 5,164 steps
20102012 & 2014 – Noosa Half Marathon 21km
20102011, 2013, 2014, 2015 – Cane to Coral 15km
2010 – Base Camp Mt Everest 5,364m – 19 day hike
+ numerous smaller events and mountains: Mt Coolum, Mt Walsh, Mt Cooroora, Mt Woowoonga, Wild Horse Mountain, Mt Cooran, Mt Ninderry, Mt Eerwah

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