News

27 Aug 2012

Putting the health alarm on excessive working hours

A recent Australian study into women’s health has found that middle aged women who regularly work long hours were more likely to put on weight, increasing their overall risk for developing heart disease, Type II diabetes and other serious lifestyle related health problems. — Read more about Putting the health alarm on excessive working hours »

22 Aug 2012

Current Council Tenders

Are you a member of the public keen to know where funds are spent, or a contractor/consultant interested in tendering for work with Greater Shepparton City Council? — Read more about Current Council Tenders »

Current Council Tenders
21 Aug 2012

High Speed Rail

Greater Shepparton City Council recently hosted an information session on High Speed Rail with guest speakers Bryan Nye, Chief Executive Officer of the Australasian Railway Association and Dale Budd, Member of the Reference Group for the Federal Government's current High Speed Rail Study both providing interesting and thought provoking presentations. — Read more about High Speed Rail »

17 Aug 2012

Regional Industry Workshops

The Victorian Transport Association and Victorian Waste Management Association are coming to your community to discuss industry issues and provide information and advice for your business. — Read more about Regional Industry Workshops »

16 Aug 2012

Defence Supply Chain Opportunities

The Industry Capability Network (ICN) is working with a number of bidders on defence projects across the region. — Read more about Defence Supply Chain Opportunities »

Defence Supply Chain Opportunities
16 Aug 2012

Mainstreet Australia Welcomes Streetlife Announcement

President of Mainstreet Australia, Steve Bentley, is elated to hear that the State Government has announced today a four year, $6 Million Streetlife program. — Read more about Mainstreet Australia Welcomes Streetlife Announcement »

26 Jul 2012

Mooroopna traders welcome buy local boost

Greater Shepparton City Council is helping traders in Mooroopna’s CBD attract new shoppers with a new “buy local” campaign, with help from State Government funding. — Read more about Mooroopna traders welcome buy local boost »

20 Jul 2012

The NBN Co Discovery Centre - Melbourne

Interactive information sessions are now available at the NBN Co Discovery Centre, which is based within the Innovation Building, 1010 La Trobe St, Docklands, Melbourne. — Read more about The NBN Co Discovery Centre - Melbourne »

The NBN Co Discovery Centre - Melbourne
20 Jul 2012

Tax Time - are you up with the changes

It’s July already and a new year, with a new set of financial rules. — Read more about Tax Time - are you up with the changes »

20 Jul 2012

ACCC - Information on misleading price claims

The ACCC is investigating any alleged misleading claims about the impact of the carbon price that come to its attention including those through the media. Complaints can be made on 1300 303 609 or online. — Read more about ACCC - Information on misleading price claims »

ACCC - Information on misleading price claims
20 Jul 2012

Current Council Tenders

Are you a member of the public keen to know where funds are spent, or a contractor/consultant interested in tendering for work with Greater Shepparton City Council? — Read more about Current Council Tenders »

Current Council Tenders
19 Jul 2012

Winter City Market to warm up Shepparton’s CBD

Street stalls and free children’s rides will feature in the upcoming Winter City Market in Shepparton’s central business district on Friday 24 and Saturday 25 August. — Read more about Winter City Market to warm up Shepparton’s CBD »

18 Jul 2012

Corporate Sport Challenge - Shepparton

This excellent program encourages health and wellbeing in the workplace and is a great way for people to get to know their fellow workers. — Read more about Corporate Sport Challenge - Shepparton »

Corporate Sport Challenge - Shepparton
18 Jul 2012

2012 Small Business Festival – August 2012

Gain valuable knowledge and learn new skills to help your businesses grow and prosper. Events providing ideas and information to people who are starting or growing a business, will take place across metropolitan and regional Victoria during the month of August — Read more about 2012 Small Business Festival – August 2012 »

2012 Small Business Festival – August 2012
16 Jul 2012

Mooroopna traders welcome buy local boost

Greater Shepparton City Council is helping traders in Mooroopna’s CBD attract new shoppers with a new “buy local” campaign, with help from State Government funding. — Read more about Mooroopna traders welcome buy local boost »

16 Jul 2012

Business brains sought for special breakfast

Greater Shepparton’s business community will be encouraged to share their ideas to make Greater Shepparton even greater at a special business breakfast on Tuesday 24 July. — Read more about Business brains sought for special breakfast »

4 Jul 2012

Community key to new Greater Shepparton plan

One of the biggest community engagement projects ever hosted by Greater Shepparton City Council will be launched today (Tuesday 3 July) at the Eastbank Centre from 4pm to 6pm. — Read more about Community key to new Greater Shepparton plan »

29 Jun 2012

Help for businesses struggling with marketing

Many sound businesses may be failing partly due to a lack of marketing planning, according to Small Business Development Officer at Greater Shepparton Business Centre, Peter Barclay. — Read more about Help for businesses struggling with marketing »

26 Jun 2012

Council seeks more time for budget preparations

The Strategic Resource Plan was adopted at today’s Greater Shepparton Special Council Meeting, but Councillors have decided to seek more time to consider options for the 2012/13 budget. — Read more about Council seeks more time for budget preparations »

22 Jun 2012

Together we’re making a Greater Shepparton

Greater Shepparton City Council wants to hear from you about your hopes and dreams for where you live, work and play. Council will be at community events, meetings and activities in July and August to gather ideas from as many people as possible. — Read more about Together we’re making a Greater Shepparton »

20 Jun 2012

Marketing for Growth Workshop

So you have established your business and now want to take it to the next level but how do you go about it? Improving your marketing may be the answer. Learn to improve your communication, identify new ways to promote your business and gain a greater understanding of your target market in this interactive workshop. — Read more about Marketing for Growth Workshop »

19 Jun 2012

Shepparton, an affordable housing option

The regional Victorian cities of Mildura and Shepparton rank as the most affordable Australian housing markets out of 32 major and minor housing markets as rated by US-based research group Demographia. — Read more about Shepparton, an affordable housing option »

Shepparton, an affordable housing option
19 Jun 2012

Investing in Manufacturing Technology

Investing in Manufacturing Technology (IMT) promotes the growth, productivity and international competitiveness of manufacturing businesses by stimulating investment in new technologies. IMT is a major initiative under the Victorian Government’s manufacturing strategy: A More Competitive Manufacturing Industry: New Directions for Industry Policy and Manufacturing — Read more about Investing in Manufacturing Technology »

Investing in Manufacturing Technology
19 Jun 2012

Mining, Oil & Gas project opportunities

Major resource projects provide significant opportunities for Victorian suppliers. The Victorian Government's Industry Capability Network provides local industry with a sourcing service to identify opportunities for Australian suppliers and manufacturers. — Read more about Mining, Oil & Gas project opportunities »

Mining, Oil & Gas project opportunities
14 Jun 2012

New Council structure supports growth

Improved customer service, efficiency, leadership, systems and strategic focus are at the heart of new staff structures announced today for Greater Shepparton City Council to help support a growing community. — Read more about New Council structure supports growth »