News

12 Sep 2011

New Student Accommodation

Greater Shepparton City Council’s plans to become a regional tertiary education hub have received another boost with more student accommodation opening soon. — Read more about New Student Accommodation »

9 Sep 2011

Tatura Industry Site Reviews

Greater Shepparton City Council recently reviewed existing planning controls that applied to three industrial sites in Tatura. — Read more about Tatura Industry Site Reviews »

9 Sep 2011

High Speed Rail

In July, the Federal Government released a report which reviews the economic viability of a high speed rail network on the east coast of Australia. The study looks at potential routes from Brisbane southwards to Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne. — Read more about High Speed Rail »

9 Sep 2011

Building Permits Remain Steady

Greater Shepparton City Council’s Building Branch has released figures showing the value and number of new dwelling building permits issued during 2010-11 was consistent with figures from the past seven years. — Read more about Building Permits Remain Steady »

9 Sep 2011

CBD Parking

There are more than 2000 parking spaces in the CBD, nearly half of which are free or unrestricted. — Read more about CBD Parking »

29 Aug 2011

Community scholarships for international conference

Twenty scholarships for local community groups wishing to attend an international community development conference are on offer from Greater Shepparton City Council. — Read more about Community scholarships for international conference »

15 Aug 2011

Funding for skills shortage

Greater Shepparton City Council welcomed the Federal Government's announcment last week of a $558 million fund to provide 130,000 Australians with the opportunity to learn new skills for jobs in sectors suffering from critical skill shortages. — Read more about Funding for skills shortage »

15 Aug 2011

Skilled migration program to continue

Greater Shepparton City Coucnil has welcomed the State Government's announcment that it will support the Skilled Migration Program in Victoria for a further 12 months. — Read more about Skilled migration program to continue »

2 Aug 2011

Greater Shepparton Business Centre to Energise Small Business in 2011

The Greater Shepparton Business Centre is proud to be part of Victoria’s Small Business Festival during August 2011. — Read more about Greater Shepparton Business Centre to Energise Small Business in 2011 »

29 Jul 2011

Parking In CBD

The Council recently published the discussion paper entitled ‘Parking in Shepparton’s Central Business District’ for community consultation. — Read more about Parking In CBD »

29 Jul 2011

How Sweet It is

A New Zealand company based here in Shepparton has recently trialled new technology with outstanding results. — Read more about How Sweet It is »

22 Jul 2011

Free online business listing

Greater Shepparton City Council is inviting local businesses to update their details on the Business Directory located on the Council website. — Read more about Free online business listing »

22 Jul 2011

Be inspired by Kurt Fearnley

The next GV BRaIN business and industry networking event will be held 25 August and features the inspirational Kurt Fearnley. — Read more about Be inspired by Kurt Fearnley »

22 Jul 2011

Business Centre nominated for award

Greater Shepparton Business Centre has received a nomination for the Regional Achievement and Community Awards. — Read more about Business Centre nominated for award »

6 Jul 2011

Networking seminar

In recent times networking has become a valuable avenue of advertising and it’s proven to be one of the best. On average a customer who is educated about your product will tell four other people. — Read more about Networking seminar »

28 Jun 2011

GV Link project one step closer

Greater Shepparton City Council today confirmed its commitment to the GV Link intermodal project. — Read more about GV Link project one step closer »

28 Jun 2011

Council adopts 2011-2012 Budget

Greater Shepparton City Council Mayor Geoff Dobson said the 2011-12 Budget adopted today provided a responsible financial framework for Council to work within during the next 12 months. — Read more about Council adopts 2011-2012 Budget »

22 Jun 2011

African hair salon opens

Shepparton’s first salon providing African hair care services and products opened last week. — Read more about African hair salon opens »

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 »