Groovy Starter is meant to help developers new to groovy to get started by providing a way to have a groovy project up and running with a minimum effort. GroovyQuickStart provides a default project layout and a reusable gant script that knows how to compile, test and package your project out of the box. for more information visit
Additional info for unix/linux users
An example 'run' script to test the distribution: run
Use that instead of the 'run.bat' that comes packaged in the groovyquickstart.zip .
It appears the original blog/site went down, the zip file is now attached: groovyquickstart.zip