Bellingen Chamber of Commerce
14 May

Bellingen Shire Community Grants Program

Please view the below email and two attachments from Bellingen Shire Council regarding the Bellingen Shire Community Grants Program. Council is holding an information session about the changes to the Community Grants Program on:   When: Tuesday 15th May from 5.15pm to 6pm Where: Bellingen Shire Council Chambers   Bellingen Shire Councils Community Grant...
9 May

WOW Day – 23 May

  Please view the following information from NSW State Emergency Service regarding WOW Day:   May 23rd is WOW day and we invite your business to partake on the day by simply wearing orange to say thank you to the 40,000 SES volunteers nationally. In NSW we have 9000 volunteers who come from all...
20 Apr

Coffs Coast Career Connections – Thursday 31 May

Mid Coast Connect partners with Coffs Harbour City Council to provide an annual careers day for the Coffs Coast.   Some 1500 senior students from eleven high schools in the region from Macksville to Dorrigo to Grafton attend annually. In 2018 other agencies will be encouraged to have other young job-seekers participate.   In...
17 Apr

Gift card reforms effective 31 March 2018

Fair Trading enquiries 13 32 20 Resources available to help businesses prepare Recent changes to the Fair Trading Act (NSW) 1987 introduce a mandatory 3-year minimum expiry period for most gift cards and vouchers sold to NSW customers (in-store and online). There will also be a ban on applying post-purchase fees. These changes start on 31...
10 Apr

Current Grant Opportunities – April 2018

Please view the following attachment for current grand opportunities from Bellingen Shire Council.     BSC Grant Notification – April 2018 (click here to view/download)      
29 Mar

Bellingen Co-Working Group Event: Bringing Mindfulness to your Business

  Bringing Mindfulness to your Business Would you like to bring more presence, awareness and calm to your day’s work?  Then you will love our next meet up, facilitated by mindfulness facilitator Judy Baderle.  Details are below. If you missed last month’s Skill Share session you can listen to the latest pithy podcast with...
20 Mar

ATO’s Business Assistance Program

If you are new to business please read below for information about the ATO’s Business Assistance Program.   The ATO’s Business Assistance Program is available to all new small business owners to help them understand their tax and super obligations.The program can help small business owners with everything from their obligations as an employer, to how...