There are a number of resources and support available that are designed to help start, run and grow business. The following areas offer information on assistance, services, tools, advice and training.
CORANGAMITE BUSINESS CONNECT
Corangamite Business Connect is about connecting with our businesses and includes a range of initiatives including; newsletters with business specific content, business visits and the Business Corangamite Facebook page.
The Shire produces a monthly newsletter that focuses on business and economic areas within the Shire. A copy of the latest edition can be found below.
To subscribe, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The visits program aims to develop the exchange of information between business and Council. Our staff visit you onsite at your business, providing the ability for business operators to speak openly about any issues and opportunities being experienced.
We will hear your feedback and share information about support and services that can help your business flourish.
Business Corangamite - Facebook
To stay up to date with upcoming workshops, seminars and lots of other useful information, like and follow our Business Corangamite Facebook page.
SMALL BUSINESS MENTORING SERVICES
Corangamite Shire in conjunction with Small Business Mentoring Service (SBMS) is offering mentoring sessions to support businesses. SBMS provides one-on-one mentoring services to the business operators in our community.
For information on how to book a one-on-one mentoring session contact Economic Development & Tourism Coordinator, Samantha Fox on 5593 7193.
SMALL BUSINESS BUS
Whether you're planning, starting or growing your business, the Small Business Bus can help you to develop your business ideas and capabilities. Free 45-minute sessions are provided by an experienced business mentor, with sessions tailored to address the specific needs of your business. For more information, or for location details, visit the website or contact 13 22 15.
If you are interested in a business visit, would like information about the mentoring service, or for any other enquiry please contact our Growth and Engagement team either via email or by phoning 03 5593 7100.