News

10 Jun 2011

Get your business organised

With end of financial year approaching fast, it’s time for businesses to start sorting those in and out trays. — Read more about Get your business organised »

8 Jun 2011

Court house upgrade a step closer

Work on a much needed upgrade of Shepparton’s court house could start within the next two years, Greater Shepparton City Council Mayor Geoff Dobson said today. — Read more about Court house upgrade a step closer »

12 May 2011

Marketing for Growth

Small business owners and those thinking about starting a business are encouraged to attend a forthcoming seminar that focuses on Marketing for Growth. — Read more about Marketing for Growth »

20 Apr 2011

Council services over Easter

The Council office will be closed from 5.00pm Thursday 21 April and reopen at 8.15am on Wednesday 27 April. — Read more about Council services over Easter »

15 Apr 2011

Business planning basics workshop

Greater Shepparton Business Centre is holding a business planning workshop to assist businesses to prosper and grow. — Read more about Business planning basics workshop »

15 Apr 2011

Clearing up public holiday confusion

Greater Shepparton City Council Team Leader Business and Industry Geoff Hay said ANZAC Day falling within the Easter public holidays this year could create some confusion among businesses about trading restrictions and employees’ entitlements. — Read more about Clearing up public holiday confusion »

15 Apr 2011

Business planning basics course

Greater Shepparton Business Centre is holding a business planning workshop to assist businesses to prosper and grow. — Read more about Business planning basics course »

12 Apr 2011

Search on for local stars

A new campaign to combat racism has the potential to turn local people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds into stars. — Read more about Search on for local stars »

5 Apr 2011

Sell your produce at farmers markets

The Victorian Farmers’ Markets Association is holding a series of free workshops for producers interested in becoming stallholders at farmers’ markets. — Read more about Sell your produce at farmers markets »

29 Mar 2011

Applications open for Community Matching Grants Scheme

Applications are now open for the first round of funding through Greater Shepparton City Council's Community Matching Grants Scheme. — Read more about Applications open for Community Matching Grants Scheme »

29 Mar 2011

Landholders reminded to make submission on rural zoning changes

Landholders are reminded that they have until April 18 to make a submission to Greater Shepparton City Council regarding proposed changes to rural zonings across the municipality. — Read more about Landholders reminded to make submission on rural zoning changes »

28 Mar 2011

Business Planning Basics

This practical short course on business planning will set your business on the right path from the very beginning. — Read more about Business Planning Basics »

9 Mar 2011

Starting your own business?

Starting out in business can be an overwhelming experience. There’s so much information available, and so many people willing to give their opinions and advice. But how do you know who’s right, and more importantly, who’s got the right advice for your business? — Read more about Starting your own business? »

2 Feb 2011

Seminars return for 2011

The small business training program offered by The Greater Shepparton Business Centre returns for 2011 with topical and informative seminars aimed at new and existing small businesses. — Read more about Seminars return for 2011 »

2 Feb 2011

GV BRaIN launched for 2011

The Goulburn Valley Business Rural and Industry Network (GV BRaIN) 2011 program was launched last week and will feature a dynamic line up of dinner speakers for 2011. — Read more about GV BRaIN launched for 2011 »

30 Jan 2011

Businesses and irrigators urged to have a say on financial effects of proposed water reductions

Goulburn-Broken irrigators and businesses are invited to have their say about the potential financial impacts of water cutbacks, proposed by the Murray Darling Basin Authority (MDBA), at a series of meetings to be held across the region this week. — Read more about Businesses and irrigators urged to have a say on financial effects of proposed water reductions »

20 Sep 2010

National Recognition for Greater Shepparton Business Centre

The Greater Shepparton Business Centre has been recognised as one the top six BEC from around Australia at the 2010 Business Enterprise Centres (BEC) Australia Awards for Performance that was held in Cairns on Tuesday 14 September 2010. — Read more about National Recognition for Greater Shepparton Business Centre »

2 Sep 2010

Australia-China dairy project signing

Greater Shepparton City Council Mayor Geoff Dobson and CEO Phil Pearce have recently returned from China, witnessing a signing agreement for the new Australia-China Dairy project. — Read more about Australia-China dairy project signing »

25 Aug 2010

INCO terms

When it comes to exporting, something we hear a lot about are ‘INCO Terms'- When it comes to the sale and purchase of goods internationally, increased familiarity with these common international trade terms will help ensure international transactions are more successful. — Read more about INCO terms »

13 Aug 2010

Need export help?

A seminar designed to uncover some of the complexities of the export documentation process will be presented by Council’s Greater Shepparton Exporters Network in association with the Central Victorian Exporters Network and TWL Logistics at the Greater Shepparton Business Centre next week. — Read more about Need export help? »

5 Aug 2010

Businesses must get the right staff

Your business will only ever be as good as the staff who work for you, so how do you go about getting the right staff for your small business? — Read more about Businesses must get the right staff »

20 Jul 2010

Energise Enterprise August 2010

The Greater Shepparton Business Centre is participating in Victoria's largest small business festival, providing workshops and seminars during August 2010 — Read more about Energise Enterprise August 2010 »

Energise Enterprise August 2010
7 May 2010

Local businesses urged to participate in business survey

Greater Shepparton City Council is currently conducting a survey of businesses across the municipality. — Read more about Local businesses urged to participate in business survey »

28 Mar 2010

Business Planning Basics

Everyone wants their business to prosper; to move ahead and grow; to succeed. But it takes creativity, discipline and energy to make that happen. Above all, it takes planning. — Read more about Business Planning Basics »

4 Mar 2010

Forthcoming Public Holidays

The following days have been declared public holidays by the Victorian Government. — Read more about Forthcoming Public Holidays »