Bellingen Chamber of Commerce
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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11 Jul

Telstra Telstra Telstra

The issue the past few weeks have been so disruptive to the operations of our local businesses (and of course the broader community) that perhaps we need our own Chilcot type inquiry?!!     Recognizing that this was unlikely (and even if was going to, how would anyone know as our mobiles have been...
7 Jul

NSW Business Chamber Webinar – How to use your business culture to fight cybercrime within your organisation

Call us on 13 26 96 Webinar: How to use your business culture to fight cybercrime within your organisation There is a driving force around why SME’s regard digital security (Cybersecurity) as someone else’s problem. 250 million records have been stolen in the last 3 months. No one is too small to be a...
6 Jul

Council’s Procurement Policy for Local Businesses

For over 12 months now, the Chamber has been endeavouring to engage with Council officers concerning complaints we had received around the inequities, inefficiencies and irrational basis of Council’s policy on responding to local businesses who may reply to a Council tender for goods or services.     Unfortunately those attempts have fallen on...
5 Jul

NSW Business Chamber Webinars & Events – Mid North Coast

  Call us on 13 26 96 Webinars & Events - Mid North Coast   Upcoming Webinars 2016 July 12 - Social Media in the Workplace July 19 - Bridging the Gap- Securing the future value of your business July 26 - How to use your business culture to fight cybercrime within your organisation August 2 - The why and how...
1 Jul

Morgan Human Resource Management Newsletter – July 2016

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1 Jul

reminder: Bello Winter Music Festival – 7th to 10th July

As you would be aware, the second staging of the Bello Winter Music Festival is nearly with us and by all accounts its pointing to be an even bigger success for our local businesses this year! With an anticipated healthy increase in ticket sales & attendances over the festival, I am sure accomodation providers,...
28 Jun

2016 Mid North Coast Business Awards – Entries open

  2016 Mid North Coast Business Awards Entries are now open!         Be a part of history celebrating business success across NSW by entering into the 2016 Mid North Coast Business Awards. Your business could make it all the way to the State awards and gain recognition at a regional and state...
23 Jun

State Budget 2016-17: What it means for your business

Call us on 13 26 96   Today the NSW Government handed down its 2016-17 Budget. The NSW Budget sets out how the Government raises revenue, where the money is spent, and what the Government thinks will happen to the NSW Economy. The NSW Business Chamber Policy and Advocacy team were in the budget...