Upcoming Business Events & News



Riverina Murray Regional Tourism Business Accelerator Clinic Breakfast

Businesses that invest in their futures grow and create new, sustainable jobs. How do you find the support you need to grow? Looking for solutions ?
Find out how the Regional Growth Team can help you progress. Small to medium tourism business owners and managers are invited to attend the Riverina Murray Regional Tourism Business Accelerator Clinic Breakfast, which is designed to present a roadmap to grow your business and invest in your future. With the help of the Riverina Murray Regional Growth Team you will gain insight into the growth status of your business and preview the Riverina Murray Regional Tourism Business Accelerator Program.

Date: Wednesday 7 November 2018

Time: 7:30 to 10 am

Venue: Griffith Leagues Club

Join us if you are a Small to medium tourism operator seeking to develop:
• More Innovative products and services
• New Markets
• New Processes
• New People

COST Free with breakfast provided.
What to bring: Your own laptop.

Please register at Eventbrite by Wednesday 24 October 2018. 

Farrer Food Fair

The Farrer Food Fair – a showcase of food and wine produce from across our region - will be taking place at Parliament House, Wednesday, 17 October 2018. Any businesses interested in participating are encouraged to contact the Hon. Sussan Ley's office to express your interest - 02 6964 1212.

Telstra Business Womens Awards

Now in its 24th year, the Telstra Business Women’s Awards continue to recognise outstanding women who are transforming the way we do business.

Anyone can nominate a business woman they admire, with nominations now open until Thursday, 8 November, across five Award categories:

  • Small Business Award – For innovative women who are blazing a trail in their own business.
  • Medium & Large Business Award – For high-achieving and ambitious individuals in the private and corporate sector who define the direction of their business in everything they do, no matter their job title.
  • Public Sector & Academia Award – For women who’ve dedicated themselves to making an impact in education or the public service.
  • For Purpose & Social Enterprise Award – For leaders and employees of organisations making a positive difference to the world around them, from social missions to environmental change.
  • Emerging Leader Award – For the up-and-coming talent of tomorrow, under the age of 30.

Participation in the Telstra Business Women’s Awards starts with a simple nomination. Anyone can nominate – friends, family, employees, colleagues, clients, customers or yourself.

Click here for more information and to nominate.

Skills for Small Business

The new Skills for Business program meant local companies and their staff could undertake free TAFE NSW qualifications in subjects including digital and financial literacy, cybersecurity and general business management. Courses include financial planning, taxation, risk management, legal decisions, using spreadsheets, social media tools, website creation and maintenance, creating an e-business, and cybersecurity. The free TAFE courses will be delivered online, with a face-to-face component, to allow small businesses to learn when it suits them best, with live tutorials also on offer.

For more information visit: www.tafensw.edu.au/skillsforbusiness