Bellingen Chamber of Commerce
23 Apr

457 Visas: All you need to know

      Call us on 13 26 96   Webinar: 457 Visas – all you need to know Is your business considering employing someone with a “457 visa”? Do you need an update on the new rules and regulations that came into force in July 2013?The Australian Government has introduced specific initiatives designed...
22 Apr

Grants & Funding UPDATE – 22nd April 2014

Please see below a list of all the grants / funding open at the moment. The NSW Footy Facilities Fund – an initiative of the National Rugby League (NRL) and the NSW Government and assists clubs improve the quality, availability and standard of their facilities. The NSW Footy Facilities Fund aims to improve facilities...
22 Apr

Tourism Arts and Food Campaign

Please see below information about the North Coast Destination Network’s latest cooperative marketing campaign.   The theme is Food and Art, which is closely aligned to what this Shire is famous for.   The deadline is April 23rd.   It was asked that we send this offer out to our members.   Bellingen Shire...
14 Apr

One week to Economics of Happiness!

Transition Bellingen News One more week until we are Economically Happy!   In case you have missed our multitude of emails, posters, and Facebook postings….. next weekend is the big event.   NEW! Film showing of “The Economics of Happiness” Thursday, 10 April from 7:00-9:00 pm at the Bellingen Youth Hub. Entry by donation....
11 Apr

Bellingen Shire Council Newsletter April 2014

  Good afternoon, Welcome to another edition of BSC’s e-newsletter.   The beautiful autumn weather continues in our area and there are plenty of outdoor activities to keep residents occupied.  Check out the Our Living Coast tours scheduled for April.   On Saturday 12 April the Bellingen Shire Youth Hub will be celebrating Youth...
9 Apr

Our Living Coast Newsletter April 2014

In This Issue April 2014 Autumn Coffs Ambassadors Tours Local Harvest Challenge Economics of Happiness Workshops Big Tree Explorer Tour Scotts Head Food, Wine, Music & Art Festival Healthy Kids Week FREE Activities Coffs Kids Chef Challenge Killungoondie Cultural Heritage Journey Ambassadors School Holiday Tours Know Your Grasses Workshop Coil Basketry Weaving Workshop Fun...
4 Apr

Member Services – Payroll Survey

    Call us on 13 26 96 Payroll Survey NSW Business Chamber is always looking at ways to improve our service to members. We are considering the development of a tool to assist small businesses calculate the right amount to pay employees. Your opinion is valued so please complete the Payroll Survey by...
2 Apr

Facilitator Training Bellingen 14-15 April – Youth Leading the World

OzGREEN is running Youth Leading the World Facilitator Training at the Bellingen Youth Hub 14-15 April. See poster attached below. A brief introduction - For over 20 years OzGREEN has worked nationally and globally to build the capacity of young people and their communities to lead change and tackle the big sustainability challenges. We...
31 Mar

Getting the most from your purchasing power

  Call us on 13 26 96 Webinar: Getting the most from your purchasing power     Are you managing your spend, or is your spend managing you? Do you need to prioritise your purchasing? Opportunities to significantly reduce overhead costs often exist, hidden deep within invoice line items. Many businesses know, or at...
28 Mar

Economics of Happiness workshop – 11th and 12th April 2014

Transition Bellingen is running two 1-day workshops with international economist Helena Norberg-Hodge, to follow on from the hugely successful screening of the film “The Economics of Happiness”. Come be part of a local revolution.    
24 Mar

Make 2014 the year your business is a NSW Business Chamber State Business Award Winner

Call us on 13 26 96 The 2014 NSW Business Chamber Business Awards Program and Entry Process     Webinar | Thursday 27 March 2014 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm   Make 2014 the year that your business is named a NSW Business Chamber State Business Awards Winner. This year we have up to 12...
21 Mar

Business Conditions Survey – March 2014 – Win an iPad

  Call us on 13 26 96 Business Conditions Survey  Is your business confident? Help us lobby government. NSW Business Chamber saved business owners over $500 million in 2013. Most of these savings were achieved from reductions in workers compensation premiums and payroll tax. But there’s a lot more to do.  Advocating on behalf...
20 Mar

Transition Bellingen news

Transition Bellingen News Localisation: Coming soon to a town near you. Thousands of people have protested over the past few days against what is happening in our country – and about too many issues to list here. It is so important that this outcry happened…..and now what? The theory behind the film “The Economics...
19 Mar

Tech Savvy Seniors – Bellingen

Get tablet savvy with an experienced trainer Are you 60 and over? You may be eligible for the Tech Savvy Seniors Program     This program is designed for seniors with little or no experience in using technologies, or seniors who need additional skills and confidence to use and adapt to new technologies. PRIOR...
19 Mar

BC eNews: tax rebates, privacy reform, anti-bullying, and export grants

  Call us on 13 26 96 March 2014   Hello!      I always relish the opportunity to connect with members, listen to their concerns, and discuss how the Chamber can help business – in whatever way we can.In little more than a year, we head to the polls for the next state...