Bellingen Chamber of Commerce
23 Aug

Event: Bellingen Music Festival September 22 – 25

    This year’s Bellingen Music Festival from September 22 – 25 looks to be another excellent musical experience in this, it’s 7th year.   Set in the beautiful Bellingen Valley it is acknowledged, by those in the know, that Bellingen is a perfect place for a classical music festival with stunning views, good...
23 Aug

NSW Business Chamber – Workplace Advice Line – Circular – Notice and redundancy for regular and systematic casual service

Call us on 13 29 59 Circular - NOTICE & REDUNDANCY FOR REGULAR AND SYSTEMATIC CASUAL SERVICE   A Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission (FWC) recently confirmed that any period of regular and systematic casual employment that immediately precedes a period of permanent employment must be counted as continuous service when determining an...
23 Aug

Waterfall Way – Bellingen Main Road Works Update

Please see attached the Waterfall Way community update August 2016 for your information (click here to view).     For further details please visit:
8 Aug

Chamber Matters – August 2016

  The past month or so has been a busy time for your Chamber.   The fact that you can still speak to local business owners about their fantastic experience with the second Bello Winter Music event some 4 weeks later, is testament to the huge impact it had on all across our businesses...
5 Aug

Destination NSW – Invitation: Coffs Harbour tourism workshop (8th September)

            Dear Industry Colleague,  You are invited to the Coffs Harbour Inbound Strategy Workshop to find out how to target international visitors by becoming export ready and selling through the inbound travel trade.   Designed for tourism businesses that are ready to become export ready, including tours, accommodation and...
5 Aug

Destination Coffs Coast Committee Membership – EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Interested in making a real contribution to the tourism industry on the Coffs Coast?   The Destination Coffs Coast Committee (DCCC) provides advice on the strategic direction of tourism to Council, advocates on behalf of the tourism industry, and provides industry development initiatives for the tourism industry. The committee currently has the following vacancies:...
1 Aug

Event: Bellingen Music Festival Trivia Night Fundraiser (13th August)

Please see the details of a fundraiser trivia night to support our Bellingen Music Festival (not to be confused with the Bello Winter Music event just held).       It’s another great event so please get behind supporting this local icon.   The 2016 Bellingen Music Festival will be Thurs 22nd to 25th...
1 Aug

Morgan Human Resource Management Newsletter – August 2016

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26 Jul

Big increase in truck traffic along Waterfall Way

Please view the following communication from Friends of Waterfall Way for details regarding a planned significant increase in trucks travelling from Sheridans Quarry along Waterfall Way and through Bellingen’s CBD.   ————————————————————————————————-   Some of you may be aware that Sheridans Quarry has lodged an application with the Clarence Valley Council requesting a modification...
26 Jul

ETSY Seller Success: Bellingen Workshop (13th August)

Date: Saturday 13 August – 10am-1pm Location: Bellingen Uniting Church Centre Cost: $45 Get your ticket here at Event Brite     This workshop is hosted by ETC,  supported by Bellingen Shire Council and presented by Cath Young who has built an online business selling cushions and wall hangings to a global market through the ETSY online store. Cath is one...
22 Jul

New campaign to lure visitors to the Coffs Coast

A new campaign was launched last night by Council promoting the Coffs Coast / Bellingen Local Government Areas to attract tourists and new resident families.  The campaign is supported by a range of media releases, billboards and TV ads and will be featured in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne as well as other regional areas....
15 Jul

2016 Mid North Coast Regional Business Awards- It’s not too late for your business to be recognised (entries close 5th August).

2016 Mid North Coast Regional Business Awards Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase your business! Its not too late to enter the 2016 Mid North Coast Regional Business Awards. Be a part of history celebrating business success across NSW by entering into the 2016 Business Awards. Entries close on Friday 5 August 2016 at 11:59pm Category winners will...
15 Jul

Event: The Ins & Outs of the Local Real Estate Market (21st July)

In July we have a special event about our local real estate market. The Bellingen Chamber have organised for the following ‘who’s who’ in our property market to attend:   -Daniel Bennett, Acting Manager, Land Use Services, Bellingen Council -Suzanne Atkinson, Cardow & Partners -John Simon, Openhomeonline -Peter Stone, Real Estate of Distinction -Lindsay Tutt, Bob Hamilton...
15 Jul

Behind the Scenes – Motherhood and Business. A candid dialogue with local business mothers about the journey of balancing work and family. An initiative between ETC and Bellingen Co-working Network.

This dialogue style workshop will feature a panel of four local business women, who have successfully grown and managed business and family commitments alongside each other. The workshop will be facilitated by local self-employed Bellingen mothers, as they talk with these women about their business and motherhood journey. Hear them share a candid, behind the scenes look at...
11 Jul

NSW Business Chamber’s End of Financial Year Fact Sheet

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