The Victorian Government has launched Foundry658, a program geared towards growing the state’s “creative and cultural” businesses. Developed by the State Library Victoria and the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), the program will see the Foundry658 team undertake a roadshow across regional Victoria, bootcamps for up to 50 entrepreneurs, and a three month accelerator… Read more »
Australia’s largest small business festival is coming to North East Victoria, providing the region’s small business operators with a range of free and low-cost events to network and support the growth of their businesses.
Health conscious tea lovers can enjoy fresh tea on the run with the innovative two piece mug called Freetii, designed by 29 year old Neil Strohbeck, a young product engineer who owns the burgeoning small business Avooq.
NAB Group Chief Economist Alan Oster said SMEs remain relatively resilient but are still lagging in the first quarter of 2016.