Category: Community


BILL ROBERTSON TOYOTA DRIVES LOCAL AFL CLUB

March 1, 2021

Bill Robertson Toyota is pleased to announce their renewed naming rights deal with the Gladstone AFL Club, known as the Bill Robertson Toyota Gladstone Suns.  This is the third year the local car dealer has supported the club and is looking forward to helping drive the Club forward during the 2021 season.   Bill Robertson Toyota Dealer Principal, James Robertson said, “We admire the Suns long-term involvement in our community and the strong focus they...

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Toyota and Suncorp Team Up To Donate To Gladstone Charities

February 25, 2021

Re-post from Gladstone News, February 24, 2021 Edition Representatives from Suncorp Insurance and Bill Robertson Toyota proudly presented a generous donation to two local not-for-profits, Roseberry Qld and Gladstone Wildlife Carers Assocation. The donations were presented at a ceremony on Thursday, February 18 at Toyota’s showroom and were made as part of a collaborative initiative between Suncorp Insurance and Bill Robertson Toyota. For every customer who purchases a vehicle from Bill Robertson Toyota and chooses...

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It’s Time To Dream Big!

November 10, 2020

The Toyota Dream Car Art Contest is a global competition held to encourage and inspire creative expression and imagination in children.  The 15th Toyota Dream Car Art Contest will run from 1 November 2020 to 28 February 2021.  Children are invited to draw a picture of what they imagine their dream car will look like. There are three age categories: under 8, ages 8-11 and ages 12-15 years.  The top eight entries overall will win...

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Bill Robertson Toyota Named Best in Business

November 9, 2020

On Saturday night Bill Robertson Toyota was thrilled to win the Best in Business Award for Auto & Marine Services and the overall Best in Business Award at the Gladstone Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s 2020 Best in Business awards.  The Dealer Principal, James Robertson also received the Business Leader Award.   Nominations for the Best in Business awards are by a public online voting system, with finalists completing a written submission and panel interview....

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Toyota AFL Premiership Cup Tour coming to Gladstone

October 8, 2020

The AFL, Toyota, and Queensland Government are pleased to announce the 2020 Toyota AFL Premiership Cup Tour, an official 10-day tour of Queensland, giving footy fans around the Sunshine State a chance to get close to the most important piece of silverware in Australian sport. The schedule will showcase some of Queensland’s best local hot-spots and footy communities, starting in Cairns and stopping in Townsville, Mackay, Rockhampton, Gladstone, Toowoomba, and the Gold Coast, before being...

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Toyota’s Support For Heart Of Australia

July 28, 2020

Our dealership is proud to be a supporter of the community service initiative, Heart of Australia program which brings much needed medical support to our community.   Heart of Australia brings specialist services to rural communities on three custom-designed clinic-on-wheels delivering monthly specialist medical investigation and treatment clinics to regional, rural and remote area communities across West and Central Queensland.   Without Heart of Australia, patients would need to make the trip to Brisbane to receive...

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Bill treasures many memories at Gladstone institution

July 22, 2020

REPOST: Story and Photo credit – Nick Kossatch, from todaystale.com/SportsCQ   For almost 50 years, the Gladstone community has been superbly served by Bill Robertson Toyota Gladstone.  It’s an institution and father and son Bill and James Robertson share many a memory.   Farm machinery to cars and fights – Bill Robertson recalls   In the early 1970s, Bill Robertson and his brother-in-law took over a business, originally called Dahl Brothers.  It was the very...

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ROAD TO RECOVERY

May 25, 2020

Repost from MTA Queensland…Source: Motor Trader E-magazine (June 2020) 21 May 2020 New car dealers are having a rough time of it thanks to the coronavirus. The recent revelation of a 48.5 per cent fall in new car sales nationally in April confirmed that dealerships were under enormous pressure from the pandemic lockdown, and dealing with the setback was one the most significant challenges the sector has faced.   For James Robertson, Dealer Principal of Bill Robertson...

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TOYOTA LENDS A HAND IN THE FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19

May 1, 2020

** Toyota Australia producing approved face shields for use by hospital staff ** ** Face shields designed, prototyped and manufactured by Product Planning and Development team (PP&D) in conjunction with the Toyota Production System Support Centre (TSSC) in Port Melbourne ** ** Project developed in partnership with 3DEME to identify and supply critically needed medical equipment to local hospitals ** Toyota has utilised its advanced design, technology and production expertise to help assist the medical...

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TOYOTA CELEBRATES EARTH DAY AND REITERATES IMPORTANCE OF TAKING CARE OF OUR PLANET

April 28, 2020

Toyota Australia has marked the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with the unveiling of the first stage of its Hydrogen Centre at the Toyota Centre of Excellence in Altona, Melbourne. This first stage of the $7.4 million Hydrogen Centre – developed with $3.1m of funding support from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) – comprises an education facility designed to demonstrate how hydrogen can play a significant role in both the future of transport and...

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