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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 »

14 Jun 2012

Why Get Involved In Workplace Health?

According to a recent survey the cost of employee absenteeism due to sickness is around $2,800 per worker per annum. The research is now irrefutable that poor employee health will impact the bottom line of your business. — Read more about Why Get Involved In Workplace Health? »

12 Jun 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
12 Jun 2012

Carbon Price Claims - ACCC Business Guidance

The ACCC has launched an updated Carbon price claims guide for business and a series of web videos to assist businesses in understanding their rights, obligations and responsibilities in the lead up to the start of the carbon price on 1 July 2012. — Read more about Carbon Price Claims - ACCC Business Guidance »

Carbon Price Claims - ACCC Business Guidance
4 Jun 2012

Your Business Online

The Greater Shepparton Business Centre is hosting a highly informative workshop, “Your Business Online”. — Read more about Your Business Online »

17 May 2012

Shepparton shines at Regional Expo 2012

Greater Shepparton made the most of its chance to show off its enviable lifestyle and business prospects to around 8,000 people at the three-day Regional Victoria Living Expo at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre last week. — Read more about Shepparton shines at Regional Expo 2012 »

16 May 2012

Investment and Growth in Greater Shepparton

Greater Shepparton is showing positive signs of growth with substantial local investment and population estimates predicting significant growth for our regional centre. — Read more about Investment and Growth in Greater Shepparton »

16 May 2012

2012 Business & Service Excellence Awards

The annual business awards are proudly brought to you by the Shepparton Chamber of Commerce & Industry. — Read more about 2012 Business & Service Excellence Awards »

2012 Business & Service Excellence Awards
15 May 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
3 May 2012

New Business Names Registration System

A new national business names registration service will replace the current state and territory services, so that businesses only need to register their name with a single national register. — Read more about New Business Names Registration System »

3 May 2012

Natural Disaster Assistance Program

Shepparton companies are taking the opportunity to access free services from the Australian Industry Group to review their business and rebuild after the floods that recently impacted regional Victoria. — Read more about Natural Disaster Assistance Program »

1 May 2012

Interested in Buying a Franchise?

The Greater Shepparton Business Centre is hosting a highly informative seminar this month, Interested in Buying a Franchise? — Read more about Interested in Buying a Franchise? »

24 Apr 2012

Pop-up Art Shops Shepparton

Hopefully you had a chance to check out the Pop-up Art Shops while on display from 9 March to 9 April at 62 High Street and 314 Wyndham Street. The project transformed these two temporarily vacant shops into spectacular multi-media art installations by two leading Australian contemporary artists. — Read more about Pop-up Art Shops Shepparton »

Pop-up Art Shops Shepparton
24 Apr 2012

Free Seminar - Changes to Skilled Migration

From 1 July 2012 we will see a raft of changes to skilled migration that will include; the introduction of SkillSelect, significant policy changes for the Employer Nominated Scheme, Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme, Business Skills and changes resulting from the Visa Simplification and Deregulation Project. — Read more about Free Seminar - Changes to Skilled Migration »

Free Seminar - Changes to Skilled Migration
24 Apr 2012

Avoiding and resolving disputes with other Businesses and Governments

Did you know that there is an independent, quick, successful and low cost service available to businesses to assist in the resolution of business disputes with other businesses or government? — Read more about Avoiding and resolving disputes with other Businesses and Governments »

24 Apr 2012

Manufacturing move to cleaner future

The Clean Technology Investment Programs will provide grants to help manufacturers buy new plant and equipment which cuts their energy costs or reduces carbon pollution. — Read more about Manufacturing move to cleaner future »

Manufacturing move to cleaner future
24 Apr 2012

Is a franchise business for you?

Weigh up the pros and cons of buying a franchise in this practical, highly informative seminar. This seminar is ideal for anyone considering buying a franchise, and is useful for existing franchise owners looking to find out more. — Read more about Is a franchise business for you? »

23 Apr 2012

Council services on Anzac Day

The following Council services will be closed/not operate on Anzac Day — Read more about Council services on Anzac Day »

3 Apr 2012

Council Services over Easter

Greater Shepparton City Council wishes to advise the following changes to Council services will apply over the Easter weekend. — Read more about Council Services over Easter »

26 Mar 2012

Turn off your lights for Earth Hour

Millions of people from around the world will join together for Earth Hour at 8.30pm on Saturday 31 March 2012 and Greater Shepparton City Council is calling on businesses, organisations and individuals to turn off their lights and join in Earth Hour locally. — Read more about Turn off your lights for Earth Hour »

26 Mar 2012

Activities in the Shepparton CBD

As part of the implementation of the CBD Strategy, Greater Shepparton City Council is rolling out a program of activities and events which attract visitors to the CBD and help to stimulate trade. — Read more about Activities in the Shepparton CBD »