Bellingen Chamber of Commerce
14 Nov

Notice of AGM – 21 November

Please join us for the Chamber’s AGM.   It’s a great time to reflect on what was achieved over the past year, catch up with friends & fellow local business people and even perhaps join the team for the year ahead!   Date: Tues 21 Nov 2017 Time: 6pm Place: Bellingen Valley Lodge Cost: no charge
13 Nov

Trialing a new economic model

Vicki Parkes from the Bellingen/Nambucca Affordable Housing Steering Committee has forwarded the following information to the Chamber to gauge the interest here in Bellingen for a trial of this model.   Creating an economy that is healthy, fair, participatory, inclusive and sustainable is quite within our grasp as a community. This ‘new economy’ adopts...
13 Nov

Big Band Church Street Sunset performance

Tuesday 12th December Church St Viewing Platform   From 7pm the Bellingen Big Band will play their last performance for 2017. This is an end of year wrap up performance for the band. The group has practised up a repertoire of Swingin’ classics, Latin favourites, driving rock grooves and delightful ballads. This set of...
8 Nov

Bellingen Heated Pool Community Engagement Survey

Bellingen Shire Council have asked us to forward this request to seek feedback regarding heating the Bellingen Pool.   Council is considering submitting a grant application under the Liquor and Gaming Infrastructure Grants Program to heat the twenty five metre pool at Bellingen Swim Centre.   This is a highly competitive funding program that...
6 Nov

New Footpath Activity Applications

Council have provided the following information relating to new simplified processes for commercial businesses to seek approval for footpath activities.   As you know we have been working on simplifying the approvals process for outdoor dining, goods displays and A-frame signs on the footpath. A Footpath Activities Policy was adopted by Council on 27...
2 Nov


                    Australia Day is all about celebrating who we are, our local community heroes and welcoming our newest citizens to this great nation.   The Bellingen Shire Australia Day Committee invite nominations for the 2018 Community Awards which will be presented at a ceremony to...
2 Nov

Current Grant Opportunities

Please see the attached document recently received from Council with information regarding grant opportunities available at the moment.  Please note that the deadlines for each of these grants vary – please ignore those where the closing date has already passed.     Click here to view attachment     If you would like assistance...