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Do you have a business or idea that could help
Caltex and their

As an iconic Australian business, Caltex has never been more focused on driving
our country’s future. We are passionate about  innovation, job creation, increasing
productivity and creating more opportunities for Australians. We have a long history of
adapting to change and investing in new growth.

The Spark Accelerator can help ignite your business

Our business and customers are in the now generation where freedom of choice and convenience is paramount.
Caltex have identified key themes we want to develop, grow and offer to our customers and the broader Australian community.
In order to participate, your application should address one or more of these themes
but surprise us if there is something we have not thought about.

Collaborate with Caltex, an outright leader in convenience

Application Criteria


  • Aligned to themes
  • Rockstar team
  • Ability to deliver MVP in 3 months
  • National aspirations
  • 0-36 months old business


  • Aligned to themes
  • Rockstar team
  • Have product in market
  • Seeking to scale quickly
  • 3-year-old business since launch

Participant Journey

13 February 2018

Applications Open

Register for the Roadshow
Register for the Live Facebook Chat

16 March 2018

Applications Close

Tell us why your business and team should be considered

12-13 April 2018

Pitch Days

If successful, pitch to the Caltex and Slingshot team

7 May 2018

12-week program begins

The 12-week Startup and Scaleup program begins

1 August 2018

Demo Day

Stand up and pitch to Caltex executives, stakeholders and potential investors

Aug – Oct 2018


Select teams will received an additional three months of support from Caltex Spark


We encourage you to meet the Caltex Spark team and learn more about the program to gain
valuable insights if you are considering applying.

See the highlights and Startup pitches from Demo Day 2018



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